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IQ Award in Door Supervision (Scotland) at SCQF Level 6

 

Qualification Number R217 04
Title IQ Award in Door Supervision (Scotland) at SCQF Level 6
Category National
Sector Security | Scottish
Operational Start Date 01/07/2012
Operational End Date 31/01/2015
Total Units 4 Min Credit 4
Min Guided Learning Hours 38 Max Guided Learning Hours
Min Age From 18 Min Age To 100

Registration Fee : £30.50

This is the administrative fee that IQ charges centres to register a learner on this qualification, and NOT a training fee. All fees include registration, certification and postage (international delivery rates may apply).

Qualification Purpose

About this Qualification

Important Notice

This qualification has been replaced by the IQ Award for Working as a Door Supervisor within the Private Security Industry (Scotland) at SCQF Level 6 on the 1st February 2015.

This qualification expired on the 31/01/2015, certification end date is 31/3/2015.

Centres that are already approved to offer this qualification will be automatically approved to offer the new equivalent qualification (as long as centres meet all requirements).

Last date for registrations on this qualification is the 31/01/2015.

Certification end date: Learners who are registered on or before the 31/01/15 will have until the 31/3/15 to complete the qualification.

Details of the new qualification are available via the link above. 

The IQ Award in Door Supervision (Scotland) is a qualification for individuals who work or would like to work as a Door Supervisor in Scotland. It is based on the SIA Specification for Learning and Qualifications for Door Supervisors and successful completion of the qualification enables learners to apply for an SIA licence in Door Supervision.

Take this Qualification

If you are interested in taking this qualification and would like to find your nearest IQ centre, please give us a call on 01952 457 452 and a member of our team will be happy to help.

Structure

The qualification has 4 mandatory units which learners have to successfully achieve to gain certification.

 

Unit

Guided Learning Hours

Mandatory Contact Hours

1

Working in the Private Security Industry in Scotland

10 hours

5 hours

2

Working as a Door Supervisor  in Scotland

10 hours

10 hours

3

Conflict Management for the Private Security Industry in Scotland

8 hours

7 ½ hours

4

Physical Intervention Skills for the Private Security Industry in Scotland

10 hours

7 ½ hours

 

Total

38 hours

30 hours

IQ Award in Door Supervision (Scotland) at SCQF Level 6

Assessment

Knowledge: Assessments for unit 1, 2, 3 and the knowledge element of unit 4 is by multiple choice exam. Assessment must be carried out under exam conditions and a full SIA Identification check must be completed. Please see the IQ Centre Guidance for Security Qualifications available from the IQ website for details of examination requirements and how to book an assessment. The List of SIA acceptable forms of identification is included at the end of this specification.

Demonstration of practical skills: This element is internally assessed by the centre and quality assured by IQ. Please see the guidance on delivery and assessment at the end of the unit. A learner observation assessment record is available at the end of this document.

 

Unit

Assessment

Number of questions

Time allowed

Working in the Private Security Industry in Scotland

Multiple choice question paper

20

45 minutes

Working as a Door Supervisor in Scotland

Multiple choice question paper

30

45 minutes

Conflict Management for the Private Security Industry in Scotland

Multiple choice question paper

20

45 minutes

Physical Intervention Skills for the Private Security Industry in Scotland

Knowledge

Multiple choice question paper

15

30 minutes

Practical

Internally marked demonstration of skills, quality assured by IQ

N/A

N/A

Learner Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements. However, learners should be able to work at SCQF level 5 or above and be proficient in the use of English Language

Tutor Requirements

All trainers delivering this qualification must have

  • Appropriate teaching qualification e.g. PTLLS
  • NQF or QCF Level 3 qualification in the delivery of conflict management training
  • Three years frontline operational experience in the last ten, relevant to the area that they are training
  • Continuous Professional development
  • Valid certificate from an approved training programme (as listed on SIA website) in the Delivery of Physical Intervention
  • Level 3 Award for Deliverers of Physical Intervention Training in the Private Security Industry

Centre Requirements

Centre requirements include insurance requirements, licence agreement with approved training programme provider listed on SIA website, facilities requirements etc.  For full details please see “IQ Centre Guide for Security Qualifications/ Centre Requirements for delivering SIA licensed linked qualifications” available from website.

Approved Training Programmes for unit 4: Physical Intervention Skills for the Private Security Industry

 

Centres must only use an approved training programme to deliver this unit. A list of all approved programmes is available form the SIA website: http://www.sia.homeoffice.gov.uk/Pages/training-trainer-training.aspx

 

Please note that evidence of a valid licence agreement must be presented to IQ before approval to deliver this qualification will be granted; and that the licence agreement must be for the same programme as the trainer’s certificate. Any centre wishing to develop its own programme should contact enquiries.

 

 

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