Security firm to offer free five-day training course

20th Sep

A leading Hull-based security firm is offering free training for people considering a new career in the industry.

From September 27 to October 1, SPS Security is running a free five-day training course at its training centre in Edgar Street.

Following the course, there is the potential for job opportunities working within the SPS Security team.

The qualification is for people who want to work as a security officer and want to apply for a licence from the Security Industry Authority (SIA). It is based on the applicable SIA (which governs the private security industry), learning and certification specification.

There are many types of roles available with an SIA security guard licence, including:

• Manned guarding
• Mobile patrol officer
• Control room supervisor
• Key-holder
• Site security
• Retail security officer
• Front-of-house security/concierge

Security officers can continue their professional development and become:

• Security supervisors
• Security managers
• Contract managers
• Facilities manager

For more information on the course and how to register, visit

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