SIA Upskilling Training

The Level 2 Award for ‘Upskilling a Door Supervisor Working within the Private Security Industry’ is a mandatory qualification for those seeking to renew their SIA Door Supervisors Licence.

This also applies to those who gained a Door Supervisor qualification prior to June 2010 or whose qualification did not include the Physical Intervention module (this also applies to some qualifications awarded between June and September 2010).


Middlesbrough training centre
Boho Six Offices, 5 Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough, TS1 1RE
(Use TS1 1SR for Google Maps, next to Zetland Car Park)
Zetland Car Park, TS1 1SR, pay and display. Open 0700 to 1900 daily.
Public transport:
located over the road from Middlesbrough Train Station and 5 minute walk from Middlesbrough Bus Station.

Course dates:
We run courses every month, send us an email or call now to find out when our next course is

Book your course today by calling 08006123280 (24-hour) or email

Why Vistech Services?

  • Training Guarantee: Guaranteed high quality training centre and trainers
  • Enhanced Customer Support: We are available after hours including late evenings, nights and early mornings via email and telephone

Any questions regarding our courses, for further information or to book call 08006123280 (24-hour) or email

Our upskilling qualification have been developed to meet the mandatory SIA top up training requirement for Door Supervisors who undertook their training prior to June 2010. The qualification meets the SIA’s mandatory top-up requirements and appropriately qualified learners who complete the qualification will be eligible to apply to renew their SIA Door Supervisors licence.

Upskilling course consists of the following Units

Unit 1: Physical Intervention Skills within the Private Security Industry:

Unit 2: Safety Awareness for Door Supervisors within the Private Security Industry:

How long is the training course?
It has been designed to be completed in 2 Days (1 and half day) (SIA mandatory minimum required time).

Course assessment: Assessed by a 25-question multiple-choice examination this is set by Authority and marked by the tutor.