You can get into this job through:
Apprenticeships relevant to this role include:
You'll usually need:
You could apply directly for jobs if you've got relevant experience in retail security, or from working in the police, armed forces or a security company.
You'll find more details about security training and licensing through the Security Industry Authority.
You'll need to:
Employers will carry out checks on your personal and work history, which could go back up to 10 years.
You may need a security licence issued by the Security Industry Authority (SIA) for certain jobs. You can complete relevant SIA approved training if you need to get one.
You might also need a driving licence and access to a vehicle.
You could work at a store or in a court.
Your working environment may be crowded.
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