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BIIAB Award for Working as a Security Officer within the Private Security Industry (Scotland) at SCQF Level 6

Summary

This qualification is for anyone wishing to be employed as a CCTV operator.

The Security Industry Authority (SIA) recognises that it is essential for all CCTV (Public Space Surveillance) operators to have undergone a structured programme of training

To become a security officer a person has to be in possession of a licence issued to them by the Security Industry Authority (SIA).

Successful completion of the qualification will enable candidates to apply for a licence to practise which will enable them to work within the security industry.

Duration

18.5 hours minimum contact time (28 guided learning hours)

Details

The qualification comprises 3 mandatory units:

  • Unit 1 - Working within the Private Security Industry

  • Unit 2 - Working as a Security Officer within the Private Security Industry

  • Unit 3 - Conflict Management within the Private Security Industry

Assessment:

  • Unit 1 - 40-question multiple-choice examination paper.

  • Unit 2 - 40-question multiple-choice examination paper.

  • Unit 3 - 20-question multiple-choice examination paper.

 

This qualification is accredited by SQA Accreditation and has a unique reference number - R424 04