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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the Security Industry Authority (SIA)?
    The SIA is the organisation responsible for regulating the private security industry in the UK. It sets standards and issues licenses to individuals working in various security roles.
  • What types of SIA courses do you offer?
    We offer a range of SIA-approved courses, including Door Supervisor, Security Guard, CCTV Operator. Each course is designed to meet specific industry requirements.
  • How do I apply for an SIA license after completing a course with your training centre?
    We provide guidance and support throughout the SIA license application process. We'll assist you in completing the necessary forms and ensure you meet all the requirements.
  • Is your training centre accredited?
    Yes, we are an approved training centre by Qualifications Network UK (QNUK), which ensures that our courses meet the highest standards and are recognised by the industry.
  • What is Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW), and who needs this training?
    EFAW is a one-day course designed for individuals who need to provide first aid in a low-risk work environment. It is suitable for a wide range of industries to meet basic first aid requirements.
  • How long is the validity of the SIA license, and how often do I need to renew it?
    SIA licenses are typically valid for three years. We offer license renewal courses to ensure that our students stay up-to-date with industry standards and regulations.
  • Can I book a group training session for my staff?
    Absolutely! We offer group bookings for businesses and organisations. Contact us, and we can discuss your specific needs and arrange a customized training schedule.
  • Are there any prerequisites for enrolling in an SIA course?
    The prerequisites may vary depending on the specific course. Generally, applicants need to be at least 18 years old and have the right to work in the UK. Specific course requirements will be outlined during the enrolment process.
  • How do I pay for the training courses?
    We accept various payment methods, including bank transfers, cash and company invoices. Payment details will be provided upon enrolment.
  • What happens if I fail the SIA exam?
    Don't worry; we understand that exams can be challenging. We offer support and guidance to help you prepare for a re-sit. Additional training may be recommended based on your performance.
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