Archive for the ‘Security Industry’ Category
Tuesday, April 30th, 2013
Door Supervisors Upskilling Courses Increase Again
The good news is that even though all our security courses are continually increasing Month on Month, the problems we are encountering are more and more relating to Door Supervisors who are wishing to re-license are being given the wrong information on not only when they can re-license but how to re-license as well. (more…)
Thursday, February 14th, 2013
SIA Security Training Licence been revoked?
Over the past week we have had quite a few people contact us at Quell and ask for advice on a letter they have received about having their licence revoked from the Security Industry Authority. (more…)
Tuesday, February 12th, 2013
Physical Intervention Training in Northern Ireland (Upskilling Award)
On Sunday I was delivering the new Door Supervisors Upskilling Award to 11 existing Door Supervisors and it was refreshing to see that once they realised that the new skills were effective and actually did what it said on the tin. (Physical Intervention) (more…)
Tuesday, February 5th, 2013
Security Industry Authority announce more details about the Upskilling Door Supervisors Course.
Public to benefit from better trained door supervisors
04 February 2013
The public will benefit from better trained door staff as new rules come into effect.
From today [04 Feb], door supervisors renewing their Security Industry Authority licence will need to have taken additional training and gained the Level 2 Award for Up-skilling Door Supervisors qualification.
Monday, February 4th, 2013
The Security Industry Authority have now put into place from today, the new criteria required for all Door Supervisors who do not have qualifications like Physical Intervention on their current licence and may require Upskilling Door Supervisors.
Tuesday, January 29th, 2013
The Security Industry Authority have released more details about the inspections they are currently carrying out on Security Training Organisations.
Remember if you are not properly trained by a reputable training organisation, and if they are found to be investigated for Malpractice, then your licence can be suspended. (more…)
Thursday, January 17th, 2013
Security Training: What’s the Best Course for Me?
Wednesday, January 9th, 2013
Door Supervision or Security Guarding Course in Northern Ireland
On a daily basis we receive on average three or four phone calls or emails asking us why should I do a door supervision or security guarding course?
Reason being is that a lot of security trained personnel keep thinking that the Door Supervison course is a better qualification to hold, and that they should pay the extra and gain the licence. (more…)
Friday, December 7th, 2012
Physical Intervention in the Security Sector: Who is at more at risk?
We were recently asked the question above in relation to a Door Supervisor on a Nightclub door or a Security Guard in a department or supermarket? (more…)
Monday, December 3rd, 2012
Do you need your Door Upskilling Done?
Since the announcement from the Security Industry Authority (SIA) recently, that if you completed your Door Supervisors Course before June 2010, well then you may need to attend a Door Upskilling Course. (more…)