This full time (3 days per week) intermediate course will provide you with the knowledge, skills and experience needed to enter into the industry. You will study various qualifications including Working as a Security Officer (SIA licence linked), NVQ level 2 in Spectator Safety, Personal Development for Employability and first aid. You will undertake a large amount of work experience to make you job ready including at festivals, events and sports stadiums. You will also visit relevant organisations and plan and carry out fundraising activities. Learning will take place through theoretical and practical study and assessment and you will have the benefit of guest lectures from external industry experts.
Upon successful completion of the course, you could progress onto the advanced course, into employment or an apprenticeship.
I chose South Devon College because of its brilliant reputation and chose this course because of the work experience opportunities it offered. It's great because we put the theory we learn into practise by working at large scale events such as music festivals, exhibitions and award ceremonies. My ambition is to work in this industry and I feel fully prepared for that having studied this course.Sam Palmer
This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus.
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