SIA Top-up training for Close Protection Officers


A brand new five day upskilling course for Close Protection Officers has become mandatory for any current CPO’s wishing to renew their licence from 1st October 2022. This is a Level 2 BTEC qualification to comply with the latest legislation. The course includes training in Counter Terror, Principles of Working as a Door Supervisor in the Private Security Industry and also includes Physical Intervention training covering both the Door Supervisor and the new Close Protection modules. If you have less than one year remaining on your First Aid at Work qualification, an extra day of training is needed to renew your FAAW certificate. Some distance learning is required.

First aid certificate we can accept:

  •  First Aid at Work (FAW)
  •  First Person on Scene (FPOS)
  •  First Response Emergency Care (FREC)

We can not accept:

Emergency First Aid at Work

Stay up to date and on top of the job pile with a qualification that will ensure you conduct yourself safely in the work place in times where action needs to be taken.

Please ensure you have read and understood SIA specification and requirements for the training at:

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Please contact us if you would like to know if spaces are still available.