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L2 International Award in Security Guarding 

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Course Overview:

The Highfield Level 2 Security Officer Course is designed for individuals required to secure buildings or sites engaged in guarding activities. This course is essential for businesses seeking trained security staff holding an accredited Qualification.

Topics Covered:

  • Understanding the Private Security Industry's main characteristics and purposes

  • Legislation applicable to security operatives

  • Procedures for making arrests relevant to security operatives

  • Importance of safe working practices

  • Fire procedures in the workplace

  • Handling emergencies and emergency procedures

  • Effective communication as a security operative

  • Record-keeping pertinent to the role

  • Understanding terror threats and the role of security operatives during such events

  • Ensuring the safety of vulnerable individuals

  • Best practices for post-incident management

  • Roles and responsibilities of security officers

  • Controlling access and egress

  • Familiarity with various electronic and physical protection systems

  • Minimizing personal safety risks at work

  • Understanding drug-misuse legislation, related issues, and procedures

  • Conducting effective search procedures

  • Safely patrolling designated areas

  • Principles of conflict management appropriate to the role

  • Recognizing, assessing, and mitigating risks in conflict situations

  • Problem-solving techniques for conflict resolution

  • Effective communication for de-escalating conflicts


  • Approved for individuals aged 16 years and older. 

  • Must demonstrate possession of a valid First Aid or Emergency First Aid certificate in compliance with Health and Safety (First Aid) 

  • Proficiency in written and spoken English.

  • Reasonable health and fitness levels due to the course's nature.


Evaluation involves practical exercises and multiple-choice assessments. For quality assurance, assessments will be recorded.


Upon completing the Highfield L2 International Award for Security Guarding in the Private Security Industry course, you will receive a certificate verifying attendance and outlining the course's training objectives.

Course Duration:

The Highfield L2 international Award in Security Guarding Course spans 10 days and requires a minimum of 10 learners.


Accommodation is not included but can be found in nearby. Early booking is highly recommended.


 £800 GBP (Incl. VAT)

Group Bookings:

Group bookings can be arranged at your own venue. If interested, please get in touch to discuss bespoke pricing.

Professionalism and Expertise:

A qualification in security guarding demonstrates your commitment to professionalism and expertise in the field. It equips you with the necessary knowledge and skills to perform security duties effectively and responsibly.

Effective Risk Management:

Security guards play a critical role in risk management. A formal qualification provides you with the tools to identify potential threats, assess risks, and implement preventive measures, minimizing the likelihood of security breaches.

Legal and Ethical Understanding:

Understanding the legal and ethical aspects of security guarding is essential. A qualification ensures you operate within the boundaries of the law while upholding ethical standards in your security duties.

Crime Deterrence:

Visible and trained security guards act as a deterrent to criminal activity. A qualification enhances your ability to deter potential wrongdoers and prevent security incidents.

Emergency Response Preparedness:

In emergencies, security guards are often the first responders. A formal qualification equips you with the skills to handle emergency situations, provide assistance, and maintain order until professional help arrives.

Public Safety:

Security guards often interact with the public. A qualification ensures you can handle these interactions with professionalism, ensuring the safety and well-being of individuals in your care.

Enhancing Property Value:

For businesses and organizations, security is a significant factor in attracting customers and clients. A qualified security guard contributes to a positive reputation and can enhance the overall value of the property.

Valuable Skill Set:

A qualification in security guarding provides you with a valuable skill set that can lead to a variety of career opportunities within the security industry and beyond.

Client Trust:

Clients and employers value security guards with recognised qualifications. A qualified security guard is seen as reliable, knowledgeable, and capable of handling security challenges effectively.

Continuous Learning:

The security landscape is constantly evolving. Earning a qualification in security guarding signifies your commitment to ongoing learning and staying updated with the latest security practices.

Conclusion: A Symbol of Security

A qualification in security guarding isn't just a certificate; it's a symbol of security, trust, and professionalism. It demonstrates your dedication to ensuring the safety and well-being of individuals and property under your protection. In a world where security is paramount, the assurance of a formal qualification stands as a testament to your readiness, expertise, and unwavering commitment to upholding the highest standards of security and safety.

Guardians of Protection: Introducing Bydand Qualification in Security Guarding Services

In a world where security and safety reign supreme, Bydand Qualification in Security Guarding Services stand as your pathway to professionalism and expertise. Derived from the Scottish Gaelic term for "stand fast," our services embody an unwavering commitment to equipping individuals with the knowledge and skills needed to ensure the protection of people, property, and assets. With Bydand by your side, you can stand tall as a certified security guard, ready to safeguard and serve.

Our Commitment to Excellence:

Bydand Qualification in Security Guarding Services go beyond traditional training programs. We are your partners in raising standards, professionalism, and the safety of communities and organisations. With a foundation built on experience and expertise, we provide comprehensive training solutions that cater to aspiring security guards.

Comprehensive Training Solutions:

  1. Professionalism and Ethics: Our training instils professionalism and ethical conduct, ensuring that you operate within legal boundaries and uphold the highest standards of security.

  2. Risk Identification and Management: Acquire the skills to identify potential threats, assess risks, and implement preventive measures, safeguarding people, property, and assets.

  3. Conflict Resolution Strategies: Learn effective communication and conflict resolution techniques that are essential for maintaining order and ensuring public safety.

  4. Emergency Response Preparedness: Master emergency response protocols, allowing you to effectively handle crises, provide assistance, and ensure order in challenging situations.

  5. Client and Public Interaction: Enhance your ability to interact with clients and the public professionally, creating a positive and secure environment.

  6. Crime Deterrence: Understand the psychology of crime deterrence and learn how to project a visible and authoritative presence that prevents criminal activity.

  7. Continuous Learning Culture: Our training promotes a culture of continuous learning, ensuring you stay updated with the latest security practices and industry developments.

Global Insight, Local Relevance:

Bydand's training solutions transcend geographical boundaries while considering local regulations and cultural contexts. We ensure that our training aligns with industry standards and expectations.

Innovation and Progression:

Security practices evolve, and so do our training solutions. We incorporate innovative teaching methodologies to ensure that you receive the most effective and up-to-date training.

Conclusion: Elevate Your Impact

Bydand Qualification in Security Guarding Services isn't just training; it's your gateway to professionalism and impact. Our commitment to excellence ensures that you're equipped with the skills and knowledge needed to stand out as a certified security guard, ready to protect and serve. Choose Bydand and stand firm in your dedication to safety, professionalism, and a world where security is a guarantee for all.

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