From 1st April 2021 learners wishing to start their SIA Door Supervisor Course should successfully complete their First Aid at Work training before they start their Door Supervisor course. The certificate must be valid for at least 12 months from the course start date. OUR PRICES INCLUDE BOTH QUALIFICATIONS / BOOK NOW

Please note:
Door Supervisor Licence holders can perform both Door supervisor and Security officers' duties, but Security Officer Licence holders aren't allowed to perform Door Supervisors' duties. Get your Door Supervisor training here. Book Now!

Door Supervisor training is followed by an accredited qualification and suited for anyone who wishes to work in the private security industry in the UK. With this licence individuals can work in places, such as corporate buildings, shopping malls, retail outlets, construction sites, residential sites, schools, banks, hospitals, nightclubs, bars, pubs, stadiums, hotels, cinemas, in any venue with entertainment and alcohol licence, etc.

This qualification is designed for those learners wishing to apply for a licence from the Security Industry Authority (SIA) to work as a door supervisor. It is based on the relevant SIA specification for learning and qualifications and is supported by Skills for Security, the standards setting body for the security industry and the SIA, who regulate the private security industry.



Common Security Industry Knowledge

  • Session 1: Awareness of the Law in the Private Security Industry 

  • Session 2: Health and Safety for the Private Security Operative 

  • Session 3: Fire Safety Awareness

  • Session 4: Emergency Procedures 

  • Session 5: The Private Security Industry 

  • Session 6: Communication Skills and Customer Care

Conflict Management Module

  • Session 1: Avoiding Conflict and Reducing Personal Risk

  • Session 2: Defusing Conflict

  • Session 3: Resolving and Learning from Conflict

  • Session 4: Application of Communication Skills and Conflict Management for Door Supervisors

Door Supervisor Specialist Module

  • Session 1: Behavioural Standards 

  • Session 2: Civil and Criminal Law

  • Session 3: Searching

  • Session 4: Arrest

  • Session 5: Drugs Awareness

  • Session 6: Recording Incidents and Crime Preservation

  • Session 7: Licensing Law

  • Session 8: Emergency Procedures

  • Session 9: Dealing with Vulnerable Individuals

  • Session 10: Dealing with Queues and Crowds

Physical Intervention Skills Module

  • Session 1: Introduction to Physical Skills

  • Session 2: Disengagement Techniques

  • Session 3: Escorting Techniques



Minimum age requirement is 18

Course dates

Given upon purchasing the course / See Dates

Course length: 7 days

  • Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work – 1 Day (7 hours) / FREE - included within the price

  • Level 2 Door Supervisor Training – 6 Days

1st Course: Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work

  • Day 1: 09:30 to 18:00


2nd Course: Level 2 Door Supervisor Training – 6 Days

  • Day 2: 09:00 to 18:00

  • Day 3: 09:00 to 18:00

  • Day 4: 09:00 to 18:00

  • Day 5: 09:00 to 18:00

  • Day 6: 09:00 to 18:00

  • Day 7: 09:00 to 18:00


Given within the ads / All Inclusive / Covers both Qualifications (Door Supervisor & First Aid).

Course benefits

Basic Package

• TRAINING GUARANTEEYou get your training or a full refund without losing a penny.

BEST TRAINING: Only a few centres in the UK may offer the same quality training as we do.

• UNPARALLELED PRICE:  2 fully accredited qualifications for the price of 1.

• FREE Level 3 Emergency First Aid at work.

FREE Covid-19 PPE is provided for safe training.

FREE retakes of all units TWICE (if unsuccessful).

FREE reading materials.

FREE e-certificate via email (No need for a hard copy).

• FREE step by step guidance on how to apply for the SIA licence upon completion of your course.

FREE parking (North London Centre Only)

All Inclusive - course & exam fees are included.

24/7/365 Customer support.

• For a full Terms, please visit T&Cs Page

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Exam fees

All course & exam fees are included within the price. Each package precisely defines its benefits.

Current Course / Basic Package Offer

  • 2 FREE retakes of all units (if unsuccessful)

Course location

Customers are able to choose a location of their choice upon purchasing the course.

How the course is delivered?

It is a blended course. Total time is 52 hours:

  • Online learning – 8 hours eLearning is done online prior to the course commencement date. You will be given access to our online portal.

  • Classroom learning – 44 hours learning is done in a classroom environment (face to face) over 6 days.

Document requirements

In line with the Security Industry Authority's documentation requirements, approved Highfield centres may accept the following forms of identification:

  • one identity document from the Group A list and two documents from the Group B list.

  • at least one document must show the learner's current address.

  • at least one document must show their date of birth.

It is the candidates’ responsibility to make sure the correct and valid documents are made available to SWBM ACADEMY. In line with the SIA (Security Industry Authority) documentation requirements, as an approved Highfield Qualifications Centre, we accept the following forms of identification:

Group A