Security Defence Academy(SDA) host regular SIA licensed linked courses that allow the candidate (YOU) to apply for your selected profession within the private security industry.  We run regular DS, CCTV and Top-Up Courses so that you can book with peace of mind and ease. All of our Instructors and staff are highly experienced and competent within their job role and are waiting for you to walk through the door to start your new career.

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Level 2 Award in Door Supervision Course


By far the most popular course, this course allows you to apply for your frontline SIA door supervisors licence.  This license enables you to work in or at licensed premises amongst being able to work as Security Guard on private premises.  

Level 2 Award in CCTV Operators Course


CCTV operators course is a popular yet specialised role within the private security industry.  This course enables you to apply for your frontline SIA CCTV license.  It gives you legal ability to publicly survey within a professional capacity to detect and deter any crime and disorder.

TOP-UP Training Courses 


The SIA have introduced top-up training courses for both Door Supervisor and Security Officer licenses.  It is now a licensing obligation that all licence holders undertake a first aid training course and a two day security refresher course.