Security Guarding

Are you looking for employment within the security industry?

About Training can provide you with the training and qualifications you need to help you obtain a licence issued by the S.I.A. (Security Industry Authority).

Please see our training dates here for the next available course.

Course Includes: 

Working in the Private Security Industry

  • The private security industry
  • Legislation in the private security industry
  • Health and safety in the workplace
  • Fire safety and workplace emergencies
  • Effective communication and customer care


Working as a Security Officer

  • The role of a security officer
  • Patrolling
  • Access to and egress
  • Search procedures
  • Security and monitoring systems
  • Law
  • Reporting and record keeping


Conflict Management for the Private Security Industry

  • Communication skills
  • Reduce risk in conflict situations
  • De-escalate conflict
  • Problem solving strategies for resolving conflict
  • Good practice to follow after conflict situations

A handbook is available from the centre at an additional cost £15.00
(Handbooks must be ordered and paid for at least 10 working days before the course date)

(Due to Covid-19 restrictions, we are supplying virtual handbooks to aid those who attend the course, this will not come at any additional cost to you.)



Level 2 Award in Security Guard

Under the Private Security Industry Authority Act 2001, all individuals wishing to work in the private security industry must undertake a recognised qualification before applying for a licence.




Next course - 

Start time:                 08.45am

Course fee                 £165.00pp


Please click the following link to request information and receive your joining instructions

SIA Training course dates also available, click the links below to find out more:



Our Address:
The Business Centre, Cardiff Road
Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, CF63 2AW
Hours of Operation:
Mon. to Fri. 9am to 5pm
Weekends 9am to 12am