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First aid, safety and security

Prepare for a career in this exciting industry with our first aid, safety and security courses.

Our first aid, safety and security programmes will help you develop the practical skills and knowledge you need to succeed in your a career where not two days are the same.  

Subjects available

  • Security and door supervision - Train to be responsible for the safety of people and business premises, learning to reduce the risk of conflict and to handle it effectively.
  • First aid and health and safety - Learn how to respond to accidents in the workplace, to identify and control workplace hazzards, and to administer first aid care in the workplace. 

Qualifications available

Our part-time first aid, safety and security courses lead to a range of qualifications, including: FAA Level 2 Award in Manual Handling Principles and Practice (QCF), Level 2 Award in CCTV operations and Aegis-Skills Certificate for Physical Intervention in the Security Industry Authority (SIA). Please check your preferred programme for details of which qualification you would get. 


You will learn in and outside the classroom, through a combination of: pre-course reading, workbook activities, tutor training, practical scenarios, videos and groupwork.

When possible, the curriculum is enriched with external trips and visits to college from employers and universities.

Career pathways

A career pathway is a series of building blocks that will take you to your future career. This helps equip you with the skills, attributes and knowledge that future employers want, giving you a greater chance of success.

Our career pathway maps will show you the best routes through college, higher education and employment and into the most popular industry sectors.


Industry partnerships