Course: Security Guarding

This course has been designed to assist companies in the provision of basic job training and to develop a uniform standard across the industry. It is structured to be delivered over a four day period, however it can be tailored to meet the needs of the client; please contact the office for more details. This course meets the core competency skills requirements of the Security Industry Authority (SIA) and is accredited by the National Open College Network; this course is fully endorsed by the Qualifications Curriculum Authority.


Courses are held on a regular basis at ETS. Courses can also be held at a customer’s premises provided advanced warning is given.


Price £150.00
All prices quoted will be Inclusive of VAT (charged at the current rate).


If you wish to book a place on this course or require any further information please contact ETS Administration by phone on 0191 216 9572or via email and they will be happy to help.

Who Should Attend?

This course is appropriate to new entrants to the industry; people transferring from other security functions, as well as those, whose job includes some security elements and existing security staff requiring a qualification in order to apply for an SIA licence.

Course Content

The course contains 12 modules, covering the following areas:

Also includes one day Communication and Conflict Management. Additional modules can be included for the Retail and Higher Education Sectors.


Security Guarding consists of two examinations. Exam one is a multi-choice exam based on the 12 modules. Exam two is also a multi-choice exam based on the Communication and Conflict Management modules.