FTC97 – Security Guarding for Management

This course is aimed at supervisors and managers who manage security personnel but who have little or no understanding of the skills and knowledge involved in the security environment. Learners on this course will gain first-hand understanding of the various aspects of security as well as the attitudes and values needed of security personnel.


Security Competencies

  • Forensic Analysis
  • Assessment Management
  • Regulatory Competence
  • Reputation Testing 

Routine Daily Duties

  • Post Orders
  • Patrolling
  • Observation Skills and Memory
  • Report Writing
  • Communication

Emergency Situations

  • Crisis Intervention
  • Safety Awareness
  • Fire Prevention and Equipment
  • Hazardous Materials
  • Emergency Response
  • Work Place Violence
  • Bomb Threats
  • Substance Abuse
  • Terrorism
  • VIP Protection

Special Types of Security

  • Theft Prevention
  • Physical Security
  • Alarm and Access Technology
  • Information Security
  • Traffic Control and Parking Lot Security
  • Crowd Control
  • Strikes 

Legal Aspects of Security

  • Legalities of Security
  • Harassment and Discrimination
  • Use of Force
  • Apprehension and Detention
  • Testimony
  • Evidence
  • Crime Scene Procedures
  • Police and Security Liaison 

Weapon Management

  • Disarming assailants
  • Weapon control