Barton Security

Training Services

SIA Compliant Course

* Door Supervisors

Award / Qualification Level 2 - Certificate for Door Supervisors

Duration 30 hours


Under the Private Security Act 2001, anyone wishing to be employed as a Door Supervisor has to be in possession of a licence issued to them by the Security Industry Authority (SIA). This nationally recognised qualification is the industry standard and enables a Door Supervisor to apply for a licence to practice (blue badge).


One of the eligibility criteria for licence applicants is that they must hold a relevant and accredited qualification. This level 2 qualification is designed for those that want to work in the industry; and is awarded to those who pass all 4 modules.

This qualification consists of four units:
Unit 1 – Working in the Private Security Industry
Unit 2 – Working as a Door Supervisor
Unit 3 – Conflict Management
Unit 4 – Escorting & Disengagement


Each unit is assessed by use of a multiple choice examination.
All units must be passed in order to apply for the SIA licence.


Please contact Barton Security for further information on where to take the training and, or examination.