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Certificate in Security Management

Qualification: NQF Level 4/SCQF Level 7 - 120 academic credits

Who can attend?: The Certificate course is open to anyone working in or intending to work in the security industry. Silverback operates an Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning system for mature applicants who may not have formal qualifications.

Duration and Location: The course comprises six modules delivered through four weekend residential workshops at Missenden Abbey, Buckinghamshire, UK, and two online workshops over the course of a year. There are pre and post workshop assignments. The workshop dates for the certificate course can be found on this page.

Fees: £2,200 (Flexible Payment Options)

Diploma in Security Management

Qualification: NQF Level 5/SCQF Level 8 - 120 academic credits

Who can attend? :The Diploma course is open to all those who have successfully completed the Certificate course or to anyone who can demonstrate that they have already gained significant professional experience within the private and public security sectors. Silverback operates an Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning system which may facilitate entry to the Diploma course for applicants with such experience.

Duration and Location: The course comprises six modules delivered through four weekend residential workshops at Missenden Abbey, Buckinghamshire, UK, and two online workshops over the course of a year. There are pre and post workshop assignments. The workshop dates for the certificate course can be found on this page.

Fees: £2,200 (Flexible Payment Options)

 

The courses have been designed to use the workplace as a source of learning by involving participants in the process of converting experience and unspoken understandings into practical knowledge and expertise. Assessment tasks are work-based requiring participants to focus on practical issues using information and theory presented and explored in workshops and resources available online.
Module Module Title Workshop Dates Delivery Module Preparation – Start Date Assignment Issue Date Assignment Submission Date
Certificate Module 1 Emergency, Risk & Crisis Management 2 - 4 Oct 2020 Missenden Abbey 4 Oct 2020 2 Nov 2020
Certificate Module 2 Counter Terrorism for Secure Environments 4 - 6 Dec 2020 Missenden Abbey 16 Nov 2020 6 Dec 2020 4 Jan 2021
Certificate Module 3 The Security Management Context 29 - 31 Jan 2021 Online 11-Jan 2021 31 Jan 2021 1 Mar 2021
Certificate Module 4 Counter Terrorism for Secure Environments 16 - 18 Apr 2021 Missenden Abbey 29 Mar 2021 18 Apr 2021 17 May 2021
Certificate Module 5 Cyber and Information Security 4 - 6 Jun 2021 Online 17 May 2021 6 Jun 2021 5 Jul 2021
Certificate Module 6 Event Security  13 - 15 Aug 2021 Missenden Abbey 19 Jul 2021 15 Aug 2021 13 Sep 2021
Diploma Module 7 Business Continuity and Contingency Planning 2 - 4 Oct 2020 Missenden Abbey 14 Sept 2020 4 Oct 2020 2 Nov 2020
Diploma Module 8 Facilities Security 4 - 6 Dec 2020 Missenden Abbey 16 Nov 2020 6 Dec 2020 4 Jan 2021
Diploma Module 9 Logistics and Infrastructure Issues 29 - 31 Jan 2021 Online 11 Jan 2021 31 Jan 2021 1 Mar 2021
Diploma Module 10 Leading and Managing Security Organisations 16 - 18 Apr 2021 Missenden Abbey 29 Mar 2021 18 Apr 2021 17 May 2021
Diploma Module 11 Transport Hub Security 4 - 6 Jun 2021 Online 17 May 2021 6 Jun 2021 5 Jul 2021
Diploma Module 12 The Professional Security Manager 13 - 15 Aug 2021 Missenden Abbey 19 Jul 2021 15 Aug 2021 13 Sep 2021

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