SIA Security Officer Security

Vocational
GTS Solutions CIC

Course details

Course description

This course is delivered predominantly at distance, with just one day face to face to face. The majority can be taken from the comfort of your own home. The course will take place over 4 days, with some self-study before the course begins. The course is delivered though a fully blended learning approach, utilising our three training channels including face to face (in the classroom), the GTS virtual platform (learners can be in the comfort of their own home), and finally self-study/online learning. The Highfield Award for Security Officers in the Private Security Industry (Scotland) at SCQF Level 6 is awarded by Highfield Qualifications and sits on the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF). This qualification is supported by the Security Industry Authority (SIA), who regulate the private security industry. The objective of this qualification is to support a role in the workplace. It is designed for learners wishing to apply for a licence from the Security Industry Authority (SIA) to work as a security officer and is based on the relevant SIA specification for learning and qualifications. On completion of this course, you will be able to apply for the relevant SIA Security Officer licence, which will allow you to work in the following areas (plus many more); Construction sites Retail and shopping centres Non-residential buildings Transport hubs And all other non-alcohol related premises

Provided by

GTS Solutions CIC

0131 581 9251

Provider website

64a Cumberland Street

Edinburgh

EH3 6RE

Funding

ITA funding available

Entry requirements

Learners will need to show that they hold a current and valid First Aid or Emergency First Aid certificate* that meets the requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981. Learners should present their First Aid or Emergency First Aid certificate to their training provider before they start training. This certificate must be valid for at least 12 months from the course start date. Please note if you require this qualification, we can also offer you this – please let us know this when booking your course. • A valid Emergency First aid at Work (or equivalent) qualification. Please let us know if you also require this • Be 18 years of age • Be able to communicate clearly in English – you will have to provide evidence of reading, writing, speaking and listening skills (this will be done at point of registration) • Correct ID – Passport, Driving Licence etc. • Access to an email account, which must be accessed during training • Access to a photo picture app • Access to a signature app • The ability to scan documents and send via email • The ability to complete documents and send via email • A quiet secured setting with no interruptions • Access to a laptop/desktop with a camera • Access to a smart phone • Access to Wi-Fi • Ability to access the ‘Zoom’ Platform (online) (you can create an account for free), from 0830hrs - 1730hrs each day

Course options

Course details

Short course

8th Apr 2021 to 8th Apr 2022

Cost: £200.00 (ex. VAT)

Venue details

GTS Training Centre and Virtual Classroom

64a Cumberland Street

Edinburgh

EH3 6RE

Who to contact

Stuart NICOLL

Training and Compliance Manager

stuart@gtssolutionscic.com

0131 581 9251

Apply for ITA funding

Course details

Short course

1st Jun 2021 to 4th Jun 2021

Cost: £200.00 (ex. VAT)

Venue details

GTS Training Centre and Virtual Classroom

64a Cumberland Street

Edinburgh

EH3 6RE

Who to contact

Stuart NICOLL

Training and Compliance Manager

stuart@gtssolutionscic.com

0131 581 9251

Apply for ITA funding

Course details

Short course

6th Jul 2021 to 9th Jul 2021

Cost: £200.00 (ex. VAT)

Venue details

GTS Training Centre and Virtual Classroom

64a Cumberland Street

Edinburgh

EH3 6RE

Who to contact

Stuart NICOLL

Training and Compliance Manager

stuart@gtssolutionscic.com

0131 581 9251

Apply for ITA funding