SIA Licensed Security Guards
At Achilleus we offer our clients 24 hour SIA Licensed Security Guards to many kinds of locations or assignments, whether your requirements are for a Licensed Security Guard to manage your front of house or reception within a office building or to patrol perhaps a film location, building sites, event build up or breakdown. We can tailor a service to meet your needs.
At Achilleus we offer Security Industry Authority Licensed Security Guards in line with UK British Standard BS 7499: 2007 Static site guarding and mobile patrol service – Code of practice.
Our personnel are highly trained; Security Industry Authority licensed and screened up to a 10 year standard in line BS 7858:2012 Security screening of individuals employed in a security environment, our checks include some of the most stringent within the Security industry, and this includes a regular enhanced Criminal Records Bureau check. We want to know as far as we possible can that we know just who our personnel are!
The perception of the security industry has changed dramatically. The stereotypical “bouncer” image where you had to “look the part and handle yourself” is no longer relevant. Achilleus’ door supervisors operate in line with current industry guidelines and best practice including BS 7960:2009 – the official British Standard for Door Supervisors.
Training, Appearance & Skill Counts
All our SIA Licensed Security Operatives are reliable, highly trained, customer focused, smart, and presentable while also being good communicators and the ability to adapt to any assignment. They must also be able to professionally handle conflict situations, diffusing a scenario before it escalates.
Today’s door supervisors must be good communicators and presentable with qualifications in:
- NVQ Level 2 in Security Guarding
- Customer service (Level 2 NVQ) Communication
- Conflict management (Level 2 City and Guilds)
- Problem solving
- First aid (Basic and First Aid at Work)
- Physical intervention (Level 2 City and Guilds)
- Physical Restraint (Level 2BTEC)
- Searching (Level 2 NVQ)
- Health and safety (Level 2 NVQ)
- Supervisory skills (Level 3 NVQ)
In addition to the above, all Achilleus Security Guards have a working knowledge of risk management, law and prevention of terrorism. These skills and others can be expected of an Achilleus SIA Licensed Security Guard.
Screening & Vetting Policy
All Achilleus personnel are all screened to the highest industry levels & beyond. Our SIA licensed security guards are professional, highly trained and screened to a 5- 10-year standard in line with BS 7858:2012.
Your requirements may be such that the Licensed Security Operative is the first point of contact at your premises so they need to convey the right impression for you or your organisation. Coming into contact with staff, visitors and customers alike, they need to be not only smart and presentable, highly trained, customer focused, they must also be able to communicate in an effective manner. Their Duties may vary from assignment to assignment, you may require that they deter or detect crime while protecting property, manage access control, monitor Health and Safety or perhaps prevent unauthorised access, or perhaps give directions and answer queries about your site. What ever your specific needs our licensed Security Operatives are motivated individuals that are able to work not only as part of a team but also under their own guidance and initiative. For full details of our vetting and screening policy, please Click Here.