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Changes to SIA training

Changes to SIA training


01 Jul, 2021

The SIA has created a downloadable flowchart with all the information you need …

On 1 April 2021, the SIA introduced updated qualifications for all sectors except close protection. It will be making further changes from 1 October. In the meantime, it has produced a flowchart that explains the changes to the training for door supervisors and security guards. 

For more details on the changes to the training you need for an SIA licence click here.



The Security Industry Authority is the organisation responsible for regulating the private security industry in the UK. Its main duties are the compulsory licensing of individuals undertaking designated activities, and managing the voluntary Approved Contractor Scheme.

For further information about the work of the SIA and how to apply for a licence, or to sign up for email updates, click here