Security Guard

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Security Guard

Learning Outcome


Learn to become a trusted and reliable professional and uphold your client’s rights when you study with us to become a Security Guard. Companies, businesses, and property owners will always need dependable individuals to safeguard their premises and property, and we can help you stand out in this sector. This training course has been compiled by industry experts and is packed full of recommendations and procedures to operate impeccably in this role and profession.    

This innovative Security Guard course utilises interactive modules to teach risk analysis and theft reduction. As well as learning the laws and responsibilities that you will embody, you’ll also learn how to respond to crises, develop an effective patrol structure, and use technology to survey a secure area. Along with this, you will also be taught how to react in a violent situation should it arise, and the best way to perform good public relations and traffic flow control. Secure yourself a new position by enrolling with us today.

Course Design

The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. There are no formal deadlines or teaching schedules, meaning you are free to study the course at your own pace.

You are taught through a combination of

  • Video lessons
  • Online study materials
  • Mock exams
  • Multiple-choice assessment

Certificate of Achievement

Endorsed Certificate of Achievement from the Quality Licence Scheme

After successfully completing the course, learners will be able to order an endorsed certificate as proof of their new achievement. Endorsed certificates can be ordered and get delivered to your home by post for only £89. There is an additional £10 postage charge for international students.

CPD Certification from One Education

After successfully completing the MCQ assessment of this course, you will qualify for the CPD Certificate from One Education, as proof of your continued skill development. Certification is available in PDF format, at the cost of £9, or a hard copy can be sent to you via post, at the cost of £15.


This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an endorsed lesson. One Education will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example, progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

Method of Assessment

To assess your learning, you have to participate in an automated multiple-choice question exam. You have to score at least 60% to pass the exam and to qualify for Quality Licence Scheme endorsed and CPD endorsed certificates. After passing the exam, you will be able to apply for a certificate.

In addition, to enhance the depth of your knowledge regarding the course and further assess your learning, you are advised to complete the assignment questions provided at the end of the course, which you can complete anytime you wish. After submitting the assignment, our expert tutor will assess your assignment and will give you feedback on your performance.


There are no specific prerequisites to enrol in this Security Guard. Anyone and everyone can take this course.

The Security Guard is fully accessible from any internet-enabled smart device. So, you can study from the comfort of your home!

Who is This course for?

This course is specifically designed for those individuals who want to operate as a Security Guard or provide safety protection for a client. It may also benefit property owners who wish to install security devices.

Career Path:

This course is intended for those who wish to act as skilled Security Guards or in a comparable profession. As such, it covers the following careers and roles:

  • Security Guard
  • Security team leader 
  • Security advisor
  • Theft prevention officer
  • Property owner

Course Curriculum

Module 01: Definition and Importance of Security
Definition and Importance of Security 00:16:00
Module 02: Career Prospect of Security Guard in the UK
Career Prospect of Security Guard in the UK 00:11:00
Module 03: Security Risk Analysis and Risk Reduction
Security Risk Analysis and Risk Reduction 00:25:00
Module 04: Physical and Information Security Protection
Physical and Information Security Protection 00:36:00
Module 05: Response to Immediate Crisis
Response to Immediate Crisis 00:26:00
Module 06: The Use of Technology for Managing Security
The Use of Technology for Managing Security 00:25:00
Module 07: General Patrol Tactics and Techniques
General Patrol Tactics and Techniques 00:25:00
Module 08: Public Relations and Traffic Control
Public Relations and Traffic Control 00:21:00
Module 09: Violence in the Workplace
Violence in the Workplace 00:27:00
Module 10: Laws and Regulations
Laws and Regulations 00:29:00
Mock Exam
Mock Exam – Security Guard 00:20:00
Final Exam
Final Exam – Security Guard 00:20:00
Assignment – Security Guard 2 weeks, 1 day
Order Your Certificate
Order Your Certificate QLS 00:00:00

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