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Security Officer Training Course- CPD Certified


Learn how to establish and enforce security policies and procedures in the workplace with the Security Officer Training Course- CPD Certified. This security risk management program is ideal for beginners who are new to this field. You will get a complete overview of the role and responsibilities of a security officer, and on completion, will be equipped with the skills and knowledge to kick-start your career. Throughout this security management course, you will explore the basic principles of security and the fundamental principles of security governance. You will also develop your understanding of the different types of crimes, prevention strategies and organisation security models. Learning Outcomes of The Security Officer Training Course- CPD Certified: Understand the basics of security management, planning and implementing Explore the fundamental principles of security governance and the accountability framework Expand your knowledge of the different types of crimes and crime prevention tactics Familiarise with the role and responsibilities of a security office Learn about the different types of organisational security models Get a detailed overview of security risk management and how to conduct a risk assessment Understand how to effectively manage and report cases of domestic

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Benefits of studying the Security Officer Training Course- CPD Certified

  • Earn a free e-certificate upon successful completion.
  • Accessible, informative modules taught by expert instructors
  • Study in your own time, at your own pace, through your computer tablet or mobile device
  • Benefit from instant feedback through mock exams and multiple-choice assessments
  • Get 24/7 help or advice from our email and live chat teams.

Course design

The Security Officer Training Course- CPD Certified Training 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

**************************Course Modules**************************

**Security Officer Training Course- CPD Certified**

Module 01: Introduction to Security Management

  • Concept of Security
  • Security of Individuals
  • Security of Groups
  • Security of Nation-States and International Systems
  • Security Management Issues
  • Security Management
  • The Basic Tasks of Security Management
  • Role of Security Specialist
  • Security Management Functions
  • Security Management Policies and Procedures
  • Security Principles
  • Security Ethics and Decay
  • Summary

Module 02: Organisational Security Management

  • The Basic Security Management Organisation Structure
  • An Example Organisation
  • The Key Customers
  • The Security Culture
  • Organisation Principles
  • Logical Division of Work
  • Responsibility, Authority, and Accountability
  • Span of Control
  • Unity of Command
  • Coordination to Meet Organisational Goals
  • Position of Security in Organisation
    • The Changing role of security
    • Security’s contribution to profits
    • Reporting
  • The Difference between Corporate and Company Security
  • Summary

Module 03: Security Risk Analysis and Risk Reduction

  • Risk Analysis
  • Security Risk Assessments
  • Security Review
  • Security Audit
  • Security Risk Reduction
  • Executive and Employee Protection
  • The Functions of Close Protection
  • The Use of Close Protection
  • Travel Security
  • Close Protection Specialist
  • Summary

Module 04: Physical and Information Security Protection

  • Physical Security Protection
  • The Functions of Physical Security Protection
  • The Use of Physical Security Protection
  • The Physical Security Protection Specialist
  • Types of Protected Assets
  • Safeguards
  • Selecting Safeguards
  • Concentric Protection
  • Lightning and Sensors
  • Lock and Key Systems
  • Information Security Protection
  • The Function of Information Security Protection
  • The Use of Information Security
  • The Information Security Specialist
  • Response to Risk
  • Security Management
  • Intellectual Property
  • Summary

Module 05: Business Resilience and Crisis Management

  • Crisis and Phase of Crisis
  • Business Continuity Management
  • Elements of Business Continuity Management
  • Learning from a Crisis
  • The Functions of Business Resilience and Crisis Management
  • The Use of Business Resilience
  • The Use of Crisis Management
  • The Resilience Specialist
  • The Crisis Management Specialist
  • Summary

Module 06: Cyber Security and Fraud Prevention

  • Cyber Security
  • The Functions of Cyber Security
  • The Use of Cyber Security
  • The Cyber Security Specialist
  • Improving Cyber Security
  • Fraud
  • Characteristics of Fraud
  • Common Types of Fraud
  • Fraud Prevention
  • The Functions of Fraud Prevention
  • The Use of Fraud Prevention
  • The Fraud Prevention Specialist
  • Summary

Module 07: Security Investigations and Threat Awareness

  • Security Investigations
  • The Use of Security Investigations
  • The Security Investigations Specialist
  • The Forensic Investigator
  • Compliance Investigation
  • Counterintelligence Investigation
  • Information Obtainable on the Internet
  • Evidence Collection
  • Threat Awareness
  • Understanding Security Threat
  • Threat to a Modern Business
  • Attack Method
  • Convergent Security
  • Business Security Convergence
  • Summary

Module 08: Laws and Regulations

  • Regulation of Security
  • Relationship with Law Enforcement
  • Data Protection Act
  • The General Data Protection Regulation
  • Security Industry Authority License
  • Other Regulations
    • Citizen’s power of arrest
    • Indictable offence
    • Common law
    • The law relating to assault
    • Criminal damage
    • Theft and robbery
    • Going equipped
    • Racially aggravated offence
    • Harassment
    • Incitement
    • Manslaughter
    • Murder
    • Terrorism
    • Trespass
    • Aggravated trespass
  • Summary


Upon successful completion of the course, you will be able to obtain your course completion PDF certificate free of cost. Print copy by post is also available at an additional cost of £9.99

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