Physical Intervention Level 3

The Level 3 Award for Deliverers of Physical Intervention Training in the Private Security Industry has been developed to meet the requirements of trainers who work within the private security industry and need to deliver training in Physical Intervention skills.

From June 2010, Physical intervention skills are now part of the door supervision licence linked qualification. Trainers offering the new qualification must own a PI programme, as listed on the SIA Website.

It is expected that all trainers will have achieved the relevant SIA recognised national qualification for trainers delivering physical intervention skills by August 2011.

How the qualification is assessed:

The SIA have stipulated a maximum ratio of 12:1 learners to tutor.

Unit 1 - Physical Intervention Skills in the Private Security Industry. Assessed in 2 parts:

• True/False question paper
• Practical assessment

The test must be delivered under controlled conditions.

Unit 2 - Delivering Physical Intervention.

• Portfolio of Evidence

This will need to be internally verified by the centre.

Units Covered

• Understand physical interventions and legal and professional implications of their use.
• Understand how to reduce the risk of harm when physical intervention skills are used.
• Be able to use non-aggressive physical skills to protect yourself and others from assault.
• Be able to use non-pain related standing holding and escorting techniques, including non-restrictive & restrictive skills.
• Understand good practice to follow after physical intervention.
• Be able to assess the training environment to reduce risks in preparation for physical intervention training.
• Be able to safely and effectively manage the learning environment of physical intervention skills.
• Be able to deliver instruction in physical intervention skills.
Course dates - please call 02920757578
Duration:- 5 days
Venue Llanishen Cardiff
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