Staff Training

SIA Door Supervisor Training Courses



We provide SIA licenses security training courses for new people entering the private security industry and current security operatives wishing to up-skill or top up units in order to re-apply for SIA licenses.

When you train with us, we give help and guidance with the SIA licence application and finding work.

SIA Level 2 Award for Working as a Door Supervisor within the Private Security Industry

Who is this qualification for?

This qualification is aimed at individuals wishing to apply for a licence from the Security Industry Authority (SIA) to work as a door supervisor or Security Guard and key holder (Caretaker).

How long will it take?

To complete these qualification learners are expected to undertake approximately 52-hours of learning. The SIA stipulates a minimum of 44 contact hours (6-days) if flexible distance learning is undertaken.

The modules you must study are:

  • SIA’s ‘Common’ module
  • Door supervision module
  • Conflict management module
  • Physical intervention skills module

Assessment method

This qualification is assessed by a practical demonstration and multiple-choice examinations in 3 training modules.

Support for learners

Cannon Guards provides some fantastic training materials that we think learners will love when taking this qualification. Simply visit door supervision training materials.

Qualification specification 

A full qualification specification is available at our awarding body website: