SIA Licensed Event Security
Security Industry Authority SIA Licensed Event Security Officers are of paramount importance to any public event. They are primarily required to work within the entertainment and leisure industries and so an adaptable nature and an ability to multi-skill are crucial. Achilleus Security Event Security team members work in many environments both small and large including festivals, public events, street fairs, and music concerts as well as outdoor sporting events. Hence, today’s event security operatives have a host of responsibilities and are required to deal with a variety of situations, in all kinds of locations.
The perception of the security industry has changed dramatically over the last 10 years. The stereotypical “bouncer” image where you had to “look the part and handle yourself” is no longer relevant. Achilleus Security’ Event Security teams operate in line with current industry guidelines, training and best practice including BS 7960:2016 – Door Supervision Code of Practice & BS 8406:2009 Event stewarding and crowd safety. Code of practice.
What Are Your Needs?
Whether you require licensed Event Security in London or the Home Counties Area to meet and greet customers, answer visitor queries about your event or venue, give directions or manage access control, prevent unauthorised access or remove unsuitable visitors, Achilleus Security provides reliable, customer focused, trained and smart staff that can adapt and cope with a multitude of tasks. Our licensed Event Security Team are motivated individuals that are able to work not only as part of a team but also under their own guidance and initiative.
Training, Appearance & Skill Counts
SIA Event Security must be customer and visitor-friendly, approachable, have excellent communications skills and be able to meet and greet your customers or guests. At the same time, a event security must also be able to professionally handle conflict situations, diffusing a scenario before it escalates.
Today’s modern Event Security operatives have to be multi skilled to be able to deal efficiently and effectively with today's modern events. They must have the ability to communicate well with your customers, while also being presentable and customer friendly, in addition to that they must be suitably trained and qualified in such areas as:
- NVQ Level 2 in Door Supervision
- Customer service (Level 2) Communication
- Conflict management (Level 2)
- Problem solving
- Spectator safety (Level 2 and 3 NVQ)
- Knowledge of Crowd Management
- First aid (Basic and First Aid at Work)
- Physical intervention (Level 2)
- Physical Restraint (Level 2)
- Searching Skills
- ACT Counter Terrorism Awareness
- Fire Awareness Awareness
- Health and safety (Level 2)
In addition to the above, all Achilleus Security Event Security have a working knowledge of risk management, law and prevention of terrorism. These skills and others can be expected of any Achilleus Security Event Security Team Member.
Screening & Vetting Policy
All Achilleus Security Event Security Operatives are all screened to the highest industry levels & beyond. Our SIA Licensed Door Supervisors are professional, highly trained and screened to a 5-year standard in line with BS 7858:2019. For full details of our vetting and screening policy, please Click Here.