SIA Security Guard Topup training

Accredited SIA courses

2 Days

Including 1 day Emergency First Aid at Work Course


From £180

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Course Overview

Do you have experience as a Security Guard and aim to elevate your security career?

Our SIA Security Guard Training Upskill program is tailor-made for you! It is a specialized offering designed to empower security professionals with advanced knowledge and capabilities.

In a rapidly evolving security landscape, staying ahead is not just an advantage but a necessity.

Our upskilling program is tailored for those seeking to enhance their expertise and further distinguish themselves in the field.

  • Dive into an advanced curriculum that delves deeper into security nuances, covering intricate topics such as risk analysis, crisis management, and the latest technological advancements in the field.
  • Our program offers specialized modules that focus on honing specific skills, from advanced conflict resolution techniques to strategic security planning. Acquire insights that go beyond the basics.
  • Our program offers specialized modules that focus on honing specific skills, from advanced conflict resolution techniques to strategic security planning.
  • Enhance your decision-making and problem-solving skills through realistic simulations. Our hands-on approach ensures that you can apply your knowledge effectively in high-pressure situations.
  • Gain a deeper understanding of the legal and ethical responsibilities of security professionals. Navigate complex situations with confidence while upholding the highest standards of integrity.

Invest in your professional growth and take your security career to new heights with our SIA Security Guard Training Upskill.

Secure your spot now to unlock a world of opportunities and propel your career forward.

Course content

Chapter 1: Know The Main Characteristics And Purposes Of The Private Security Industry
Chapter 2: Understand Legislation As It Applies To A Security Operative
Chapter 3: Understand Arrest Procedures Relevant To Security Operatives
Chapter 4: Understand The Importance Of Safe Working Practices
Chapter 5: Understand Fire Procedures In The Workplace
Chapter 6-11: Understand Emergencies And The Importance Of Emergency Procedures And Communications, Role, And Responsibilities, Understanding The threat, Dealing With Vulnerable People, And Post Incident Management
Chapter 1: Understand The Roles And Responsibilities Of Security Officers
Chapter 2: Understand The Control Of Access And Egress
Chapter 3: Know The Different Types Of Electronic And Physical Protection Systems In The Security Environment
Chapter 4: Know How To Minimise Risk To Personal Safety At Work
Chapter 5: Understand Drug-Misuse Legislation, Issues, And Procedures Relevant To The Role Of A Security Officer
Chapter 6: Know How To Conduct Effective Search Procedures
Chapter 7: Understand How To Patrol Designated Areas Safely
Chapter 1: Understand The Principles Of Conflict Management Appropriate To The Role
Chapter 2: Understand How To Recognise, Assess And Reduce Risk In Conflict Situations
Chapter 3: Understand The Use Of Problem-Solving Techniques When Resolving Conflict
Chapter 4: Be Able To Communicate To De-Escalate Conflict


A Security Guard TOP-UP refers to a specialized training program designed for security professionals who already possess basic SIA Security Guard Training. It aims to enhance their skills, providing advanced knowledge and capabilities to excel in the field.

Individuals with existing SIA Security Guard Training are eligible for the TOP-UP program. This includes security guards looking to deepen their expertise and stay current with industry advancements.

The TOP-UP program builds upon the foundational skills acquired in basic SIA Security Guard Training. It covers advanced topics such as risk analysis, crisis management, and specialized skills like conflict resolution and strategic security planning.

No, completion of basic SIA Security Guard Training is a prerequisite for the TOP-UP program. The TOP-UP is designed to enhance existing skills acquired through the foundational training.

A6: The training course has been designed to be completed in 3 days.The focus is on targeted upskilling, allowing professionals to efficiently enhance their skills.

A7: Yes, the TOP-UP program often offers flexibility, allowing participants to choose specific modules based on their professional needs and career goals.

A8: No, completing the TOP-UP program will not impact your existing SIA license. Instead, it enhances your skill set, making you more proficient in your role as a security guard.

A9: The program enhances your skills and knowledge, providing a competitive edge in the industry. It opens up opportunities for career advancement, allowing you to take on more challenging roles within the security sector.

A10: Enrolling in the TOP-UP program typically involves contacting accredited training providers. They will guide you through the enrolment process and provide information on available modules and schedules.