Certificate in Security Management

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Offered by our sister company Perpetuity Training


Perpetuity Training and Tavcom Training
are part of the Linx International group

This e-learning course provides learners with an introduction to key ideas, techniques and issues central to professional security management. This course offers learners an understanding of policy, best practice and legislation associated with security management principles, including health and safety, asset protection and information security.

From discussing the formation of risk, to analysing potential causes and prevention of crime; this course is a must for supervisors or those seeking to make that move.

Duration: 6 Months

Delivery: e-Learning


Course Content

This course is delivered by e-Learning and consists of six modules; three of which are mandatory and three are chosen from optional modules. The modules are as follows:

Core Modules

  • Introduction to Security Management
  • Security Department Management
  • Information Security

Elective Modules

  • Health & Safety
  • Retail Security
  • Terrorism Awareness and Management
  • Risk, Crisis and Disaster Management
  • Strategic Security
  • Physical Security

Who will benefit

The course will benefit anyone seeking professional recognition and qualification within the security sector. The course is open to all those who operate within the private and public security sectors.

People who have previously taken the qualification include security managers, health and safety managers, police, fire service personnel and members of the armed services.

Assessment Method

During the course learners complete 6 modules which are assessed by short written answers.  There is no examination at the end of the course however learners need to pass each module in order to receive the BTEC Level 3 qualification.

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Available Course Dates

There are three intakes per year with the course starting on the last working day of the month and bookings for intakes can be made at any time




Course Cost

Course Fee per Person: £999.00 plus VAT

The cost is inclusive of:

Access to the online learning platform containing all learning materials required to complete the course

One year’s free student membership of the Security Institute

Full tutor support


This course is eligible for ELCAS funding.


Each learner receives:

  • Access to online learning platform from anywhere in the world
  • All course material required to complete the course, available on the learning platform
  • Tutor support available by email or phone
  • 1 years free Student membership of the Security Institute
  • During the course
  • 3 mandatory modules and then you select your 3 remaining elective modules
  • All contact relating to submitting assignments, marks, etc, via email (notifications)
  • Assessed by means of short answer tasks no examination required
  • No classroom attendance required
  • Upon completion
  • Learners who excel will be entered into the running for the prestigious John Aplin Award for Student of the Year

Telephone Perpetuity on  +44 (0)116 277 3313
Our team is ready to take your call during normal office hours from Monday to Friday. We can discuss your requirements and provide you with details of course dates and availability, fees, payment methods and joining instructions. Outside normal office hours please leave your contact details with our answering service and we will return your call.

Email us at  training@perpetuitytraining.com
Email us with your course requirements and contact details. We will contact you to complete your booking or answer your queries.

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