SIA Top Up Training Middlesbrough Course

SIA Top Up Training Middlesbrough

The SIA Top-Up Training in Middlesbrough Upskilling Course is for anyone who is currently working as a Door Supervisor or Security Officer and needs to renew their SIA licence on or after 1st October 2021.

The new changes introduced to SIA Licensing in April 2021 have become a central part of daily life for security professionals.

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Licensed security professionals are now required to take Top-Up Upskill Training to make sure they have this knowledge when renewing their SIA Licence. Mastering these new skills means you’re able to better protect the public, property, and yourself. With SIA Top-Up Training in Middlesbrough, you’re honing your skills, while keeping people safe against new risks as they emerge.

SIA Top Up Training Middlesbrough
SIA Top Up Training Middlesbrough Course

SIA Top-up Training in Middlesbrough includes new knowledge, which was introduced to recognise the new risks and challenges of modern security guards. For example, you will learn how to effectively control crowds, the best practices for working in security post-pandemic, as well as specialist skills in recognising and proactively preventing terrorist acts.

Door Supervisor Top-Up training or Security Guard Top-Up training will enable all licensed professionals are up to speed with the changing private security industry, staying competitive with the best security staff in the UK.

SIA Top Up Training Middlesbrough Course Emergency First Aid

SIA licence renewal changes and SIA Top-up Training in Middlesbrough

The SIA have introduced new requirements to ensure Security Officers and Door Supervisors have the skills to further protect the community in which they operate. The main change is the introduction of the requirement for all SIA licence holders to have an Emergency First Aid certificate. This additional qualification equips Security Officers and Door Supervisors with the required skills to manage potentially life threatening injuries while they wait for help to arrive, which ultimately could save a life.

During the SIA top-up training in Middlesbrough, the Emergency First Aid training we see you cover content on how to deal with emergency situations and injuries which include:

  • Adult resuscitation (CPR)
  • Burns and scalds
  • Choking adult
  • Communication and casualty care
  • Defibrillator prompts and how to respond (theory based)
  • Defibrillator pad placement (theory based)
  • Minor and severe bleeding
  • Role of the first aider (including knowledge of health and safety regulations)
  • Seizures
  • Shock
  • Unresponsive adult

The Emergency First Aid at Work Training Course is assessed by the class participation. Your training provider will observe your understanding of the course material. You simply have to pay attention and participate. You will be provided with all the support necessary in order to pass. Once you obtain your Emergency First Aid qualification, it lasts for 3 years before needing renewal.

How do I get the SIA Security Guard Licence?

Getting your SIA Security Guard Licence may seem like a long-winded process. Getting your license actually involves the following 3 easy steps:


Book and attend one of our sia top-up training courses.


Get certified by passing the course you can resit if required.


Complete the SIA application using our fast track service.

Why Choose Vistech Training for your SIA Top-up Training in Middlesbrough?

  • 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

If you have any questions regarding our courses, for further information or to book call 08006123280 (24-hour) or email