ICTD International Centre for Training and Development

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About the course

This course provides the essential introduction to the key ideas, techniques and issues that are at the heart of professional security management today. The course provides unique insights and comprehensive coverage of the role, resources, and skills that are central to providing effective security management in the commercial environment. From identifying issues and understanding ideas about the risks, causes and prevention of crime, through to designing and implementing loss prevention and security initiatives that really work, this is the ultimate security managers course. This course is delivered by security experts who have extensive experience in security and hold the highest academic, vocational, and professional qualifications in the subject.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this program, you will be able to:

  • Fresh coverage of both the business and technical sides of security for the current corporate environment
  • Strategies for outsourcing security services and systems
  • Brand new appendix with contact information for trade, professional, and academic security organizations

Course Outline

Intro to Security Operations

  • the historical development of private security,
  • crime control
  • loss and risk prevention
  • asset protection
  • physical and electronic security

Intro to Security Operations – Cont’

  • the use of integrated technologies
  • Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS)
  • access/entry control
  • Closed Circuit Television Systems (CCIV
  • Crime Prevention through Environmental Design (CPIED)

The Importance of Security Planning

  • Legal Obligations
  • Loss of Reputation
  • Planning and Managing Security Projects
  • Principles of Emergency Response and Recovery

Threats to Assets

  • Understanding Loss
  • Key Point Identification
  • Risk Analysis
  • Security Survey
  • Intellectual Property / Computer Security
  • Evacuation Planning

Principals of Asset Protection

  • Physical Security
  • Perimeter Security and Access Control
  • Security Lighting
  • Communication and Control Centres
  • Investigations / Interviewing
  • Special Risks

Course Methodology

A variety of methodologies will be used during the course that includes:

  • (30%) Based on Case Studies
  • (30%) Techniques
  • (30%) Role Play
  • (10%) Concepts
  • Pre-test and Post-test
  • Variety of Learning Methods
  • Lectures
  • Case Studies and Self Questionaires
  • Group Work
  • Discussion
  • Presentation

Who should attend

The course will be of immediate benefit to those working as security managers or those seeking to make a career in security management. The course is designed for professionals by professionals and is intended to introduce and develop security management to the highest levels.

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