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Security Studies Guarding Skills 4N1118

 Security Studies Guarding Skills  (Code 4N1118)

Become a qualified Door Security Guard to work as a Security Professional.

The Guarding Skills programme is designed to provide the learner with the knowledge, skills and competency to carry out practical security duties and work in the mainstream and retail security sector.
This security course is aimed at learners who wish to gain new skills and enter into the private security industry. This course may also be beneficial to those who wish to progress to further training in security, or related fields.

Course Requirements

Students must be competent in both written and spoken English.

€20 of the cost is charged by QQI for certification. Participants who are on the live register or are the holder of a medical card are exempt from the €20 fee.

  • Total hours per course 100
  • 30 hours in classroom
  • 70 hours through home projects

The course content is as per the QQI Module Descriptor (Guarding Skills Level 4 – 4N1118). It is broken down into four units:
• Unit 1. Background and Theory
• Unit 2. Legislation and Regulation
• Unit 3. Retail Security
• Unit 4 Practical & Emergency Procedures

This course includes completion of registration procedure with the PSA.