QNUK Level 4 Certificate in Security Management (RQF)

ASTA Security Academy
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QNUK Level 4 Certificate in Security Management (RQF)

The Level 4 Certificate in Security Management (RQF) has been designed for those managing security teams and want to formalise their experience. This course is also a progression route to the QNUK Level 5 Certificate in Security Management.

This qualification has been developed to provide the necessary knowledge and skills for Security Managers or those aspiring to advance their careers within the security industry. This is the next step from the initial SIA licence qualifications to introduce and practice management, supervisory and leadership skills that are required to take ownership of a team and contract effectively. Staff rotas, employment legislation, risk assessments, planning patrols, handling major and minor incidents, proactive task analysis, appraisals, training needs analysis and many more functions of security management are covered along with live simulations and desktop exercises to put new abilities into practice. Refining and developing existing skill sets are an integral part of this qualification where you will also learn to conduct vehicle searching and pass these proficiencies onto your team.

Suitability - Who should attend?

The course is designed for those that are managing security teams that want to formalise their experience and want to progress their career.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

This qualification develops the learner’s knowledge and understanding required for managing a security team and directly applying legislation into working practice. This qualification will support a role in the workplace, specifically an operational environment.

Training Course Content

Unit 1 Establishing the foundations of Security Management 

The learner will develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to perform the general responsibilities of a security manager.

Unit 2 Threats to Organisational Security

This unit will allow you to recognise and understand a range of current threats from terrorism to retail theft and how risk management can minimise the risks from these threats.

Unit 3 Security Management Procedures

This unit is designed to examine your current attributes and skills and identify ways in which they can be improved. It will also help you to understand the significant changes in security and how to build a management portfolio.

Unit 4: Managing Risk within a Security Management Environment

The learner will develop the knowledge associated with managing risk within a security environment.

Unit 5: Legislation relevant to Security Management

The learner will develop their knowledge of the relevant legislation that they may come across in their security management role.

Course delivery details

The course is delivered using e-learning meaning you can study in your own time and at your own pace, with the support of a dedicated tutor. Once enrolled you will have continual access to our Learning Management System.

You will also have assignments and a portfolio of evidence to complete, which will be marked by your tutor.


  • Full E-Learning Course - £480.00
  • Single Unit (4 X Payments Required) - £120.00

Pay as you learn!

Spread the cost with interest-free instalments. Purchase this course in units instead of paying for the full course upfront. Upon completing a unit, you purchase the next when you are ready to do so.

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ISMTA/ASTA Security Academy

ISMTA/ASTA  focuses on subjects of study that have a practical use in today’s world, we focus on security, risk and cyber related training. We make it simple for you to gain professional certification with a library of courses which can...

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Van Road Business Park
CF83 3GG Caerphilly

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