The Different Types of SIA Licenses

An SIA license is required in the UK for all types of security positions, yet the licensing is offered specifically for different fields of security. There are people who maintain more than one type of SIA license so that they are more employable within the security field and there are those who choose to maintain…

How to Get an SIA License?

An SIA license (Security Industry Authority license) is a UK requirement for those individuals who work in various fields of security. Getting the license is not all that difficult. You need to bear in mind that there are different levels of SIA licenses and you may have to go through two or three courses to…

Why Should I Get SIA Qualified?

There were many grumbles in the security industry when the Licensing Act of 2001 went through requiring that those working in various security disciplines receive licensing after course completion. This mandate was certainly not set into place to make working in the industry more difficult. In fact, it was put into place to help keep…

What is an SIA License?

The SIA license is a relatively new requirement and many potential security jobs might seem off limits because of this license. However, once you understand what an SIA license is, how to get one, and how much is involved it is quite likely that your mind will be put at ease and you’ll be able…

SIA Training Courses

The SIA training courses vary by security field discipline. The initial training starts with the basics for keeping you and those you work with and for safe. As you move through the levels you will find that the SIA training courses offer a more challenging curriculum that many find fun to learn. For instance, close…