Level 2 Up Skilling Award 

The SIA recently changed the training regulation for Door Supervisors and included a module in Physical Intervention Skills.
This is now a mandatory requirement. All SIA License holders will be required to undergo this 1 day update training and encompasses skills to help the operative to defend themselves and be more proactive and safe at work.

This one day Level 2 Standalone course compromises of 2 units:

Unit 1 - Safety Awareness for the Door Supervisor

Understand Counter-Terrorism issues relevant to Door Supervisors
Role of the Door Supervisor, when first aid situations occur
Legislations and requirements, regarding children and young people

Unit 2 - Physical Intervention Skills

Understand physical interventions and the legal/professional implications of their use
Understand how to reduce the risk of harm when physical intervention skills are used
Be able to use non-aggressive physical skills to protect self and others from assault
Be able to use non-pain related standing holding and escorting techniques, including non-restrictive and  restrictive skills
Understand good practice to follow after physical interventions

Who is this qualification for?

The Level 2 qualification is designed for those who are currently SIA license holders; and is awarded to those who pass a practical demonstration covering physical intervention skills, developed to help the operative be effective and safe at work. This nationally recognised qualification is the industry standard and enables a licensed operative to meet the new required standard set by the SIA
Are there any exemptions to this qualification?

For a full list follow the link below:
http://www.sia.homeoffice.gov.uk/Pages/training-trainer-training.aspx
If you have taken one of these approved programs then you will NOT be required to take this qualification. However, you may still need to take the unit 1. Please contact us for more details
Other than these exemptions there are no other exemptions to this standalone qualification.