Highfield Level 2 Award for Security Officers in the Private Security Industry (Top Up)
Who is this qualification for?
The objective of this qualification is to support a role in the workplace. It is designed for learners who currently hold a licence from the Security Industry Authority (SIA) to work as a security officer and need to be brought up to date with the new licence-linked qualifications requirements.
How long will it take?
To complete this qualification learners are expected to undertake approximately 6 hours of learning. The SIA stipulates a minimum of 50 minutes contact time (0.5-days) if self-study is undertaken. Please refer to Highfield’s qualification specification for further details on self-study.
Working as a Security Officer – (Top-up)
Unit – 1
Principles of Terror Threat Awareness in the Private Security Industry
Unit – 2
Principles of Minimising Personal Risk for Security Officers in the Private Security Industry
|Knowledge assessment method||Externally set and marked multiplechoice question (MCQ) examination made up of 10 questions (20 minutes) Pass mark = 70%||Externally set and marked multiplechoice question (MCQ) examination made up of 16 questions (25 minutes) Pass mark = 70%|
|Practical assessment method||N/A||N/A|