Retail Security

Course Code: Retail Security 5N1777

Accreditation: QQI Level 5

This award will equip you with the knowledge, skills and competence to work as a Retail Security Officer performing practical security duties and procedures.

Retails Security is aimed at providing a knowledge of security procedures to staff and management working within the retail sector. This module of training will provide the learner with a working knowledge personal and store security procedures and loss prevention techniques.

It is also suitable for trainees or jobseekers who wish to up skill in order to prepare for future employment.

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This programme is an excellent choice for learners who wish to develop a career within Retail Security industry enabling them to carry out the professional duties of a security officer.

Our Retail Security programme is also a good choice for those who are working or wish to work within the retail industry providing you with additional skills to bring to your role.

Course Overview

The following areas are completed in this programme:

  • Duties of a Retail Security Officer.
  • Security Procedures to reduce the risk of theft and damage.
  • Administration and Record Keeping associated with Retail Security.
  • Security of people, stock and premises.

Course Outcomes

Upon completion of this course learners will:

  • Clearly, understand the roles and responsibility associated with the Retail Security Officer
  • Have the ability carry out the duties and procedures required as a Retail Officer
  • Gain the skills to respond appropriately to various security incidents and emergencies
  • Identify potential risks to in-house security.
  • Recognise potential threatening behaviours and traits.
  • Implement security procedures to reduce the risk of theft and damage.
  • Summarise the legal implications of making an arrest or detaining a suspect.
  • Explain what forms of record keeping are appropriate to retail security.
  • Communicate accurate information of security incidents to appropriate persons.

Course Locations & Dates

We deliver accredited training nationwide, please contact us or view our schedule of course dates in your area.

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