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    Hi All

    Hi All I'm new to the quite new to the Security Industry, i have been working for the past 3 months as a Door Supervisor and a steward at Pop concerts in NI. Can anyone give me advice on how to get started and make Close Protection my main source of employment? I look forward to your...
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    5,000 illegal immigrants working as security guards in UK?

    News reports today say that around 5,000 illegal immigrants are working as security guards in the UK! Some are actually employed at airports and a few were found guarding the Prime Minister's car. What is your comment on this situation?
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    Why do bouncers wait til you've paid your entrance, bought drinks b4 telling you to

    leave? Happened to me the other night in Roadhouse, Covent Garden. Said I was too drunk when, considering I had just arrived from work, was kind of pushing it. Can't reason with these planktons........I'm not a small guy but didn't feel like deciphering their grunts so went to another venue...
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    Ex military, police.

    Email: Send me a private message via this forum! Tel: 0793 995 2682 *Close Protection Officer *Three years experience as a police officer *Awarded the United Nations Medal *Instructor of a police shooting Work Experience Driver of armoured vehicle Oct 2007 - Present Regency...
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    Hi all.

    I am new on this forum. Just - like few of us - looking for a new job in CP. Just waiting still for my license as SIA are not hurry. I am ex military forces ( two years ) with experience in the Middle East ( Syria ), 3 years in armed police forces, SIA door supervisor, SIA CP. Will post my CV if...
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    Information about the role of a Door Supervisor

    Door supervisors are responsible for the safety of customers and staff in places such as pubs, bars and nightclubs. Door supervisors usually work in teams and may keep in contact with each other by using radio equipment. Sia SIA controls the licensing for door supervisors. As there are...
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    Door Supervisor Pay

    If your a door supervisor, bouncer, doorman etc please let us know hour much you get paid per hour using the poll answers. I'm trying to find out what the average pay is at the moment. thanks Mally
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    Door Supervisor vacancy

    Company Name: S3 Scotland Job removed at the request of S3 Scotland Ltd
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    How much would you work in iraq for?

    Hi All Say you were working for an American General in a safe part of Iraq to live with the occassional trip by Heli and road. Part of a 20 person team. How much would you work there for? Admin
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    What skills / qualifications do I need to become a NIGHTCLUB BOUNCER?

    My observations have given to me that I need to keep people standing outside, without reason, whatever the weather. and also...to disrespect those physically smaller than me, whilst simultaneously eyeing-up their girlfriends. not forgetting to...completely over-react to any fight - by...
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    Can someone clarify the legal rights of security guards?

    Recently I got stopped at the alarm barrier at a supermarket because the cashier on the checkout didn't spot and remove a security tag. I was in a hurry but I cooperated anyway. Considering that I had paid for everything and was not committing a crime - did I have the right to just tell the...
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    There's a bouncer....?

    She works at the club I frequent and we talk occasionally. The night before I told her about a number I got, then last night I got another number then I just briefly mentioned it to her with a grin when I went past her. But when I was standing outside the club with my mates she was like mocking...
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    Has anyone worked as a bouncer ?

    1 of my friends is a bouncer and keeps telling me to phone them up and work for them, the thing is im about 5'7 when all the other bouncer's i see are atleast 5'10. Do you have to be build like a huge tank to be a bouncer ? oh i know about the card you have to get aswell. leroy wtf r u doin
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    Can a "bouncer" (door staff/security) at a pub or nightclub legitimately use

    force or eject you? Please note for people who are employed in this profession, I respect you (well, most of you) and am grateful for the job you do - this question is not to test or annoy you! I've never been in trouble with a bouncer and have been grateful to see them take swift action many...
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    anyone know where I can get the exam question for the security guard licence?

    thanks but partner failed exam but doesnt know in what questions and has to resit but they wont tell him what section he failed, if he thought he was right first time how can he know where he went wrong.
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    Is it legal for a nightclub bouncer to seize my property?

    We have an argument going with a former bouncer who claims that he would confiscate peoples' property if it was against the nightclub rules. Examples: Marijuana, outside alcohol, water, weapons. Most of us believe that a bouncer does not have this authority and this person's actions were...
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    Door Supervisor - entry and courses

    Entry To work as a door supervisor you must be aged 18 or over, and you must apply for a licence from the Security Industry Authority (SIA) after taking a Level 2 National Certificate in Door Supervision. See the SIA website (in Further Information) for a list of approved qualifications and...
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    Door Supervisor - opportunities

    A door supervisor may work directly for a venue such as a pub or nightclub, or you may work on contract for an agency. Jobs may be advertised in the local press or Jobcentre Plus, or you could approach employers directly to ask about work. Depending on the size of the organisation, with...
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    Door Supervisor - skills and interests

    Door Supervisors should have the following skills To be a door supervisor you should: - be physically fit and able to protect yourself. - make decisions quickly - have excellent customer service skills - have a basic knowledge of health and safety regulations - have a basic knowledge...
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    Door Survisor - Working conditions

    A door supervisor works around the opening hours of the venue. Normally they work at the busiest times which usually involves evening and weekend work. Most door supervisor work is part time with many having toher jobs throughout the day. Different venues have different working conditions...
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