Certificate in Security Management

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Certificate in Security Management

Are you looking for an online Certificate in Security Management that will provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to protect your business and its data? A flexible security management short course that could help you climb the leadership ladder with your current employer? If so, this endorsed Certificate in Security Management course could be just the thing!  Exclusive to Oxford Home Study Centre, this intermediate Security Management Certificate is designed to help business owners and aspiring security managers understand the fundamentals of security management, and how to apply them to their own organisations.  With no deadlines or time restrictions, course content examines the core principles of effective security management, including identifying security threats, implementing preventive measures, and responding to security incidents.

Take part in this exclusive security management certificate online and enjoy the freedom to study at your preferred time and pace – no fixed study schedules and no deadlines.  Topics examined include the importance of emergency preparedness, security management tools and technology, the fundamentals of effective risk management, the risks associated with substandard workplace security, and more.  Sign up with Oxford Home Study Centre and start your certificate in security management today, or call our learning support team anytime for more information.

By the end of this course the learner will be able to:

  • Understand the importance of security
  • Discuss the various stages of the risk assessment process
  • Identify the differences between the various types of assets
  • The Estimate Probability of Occurrence
  • Define Emergency Planning
  • Categorizing Emergencies Development of an Emergency Plan
  • Discuss the various different types of physical security systems and safeguards
  • Understand the main components of a physical security system
  • Make effective use of lighting to maximise the effectiveness of a security system
  • Understand the main objectives of a security framework and how to achieve them
  • Explain how technology is having a positive effect on security standards
  • Describe the potential limitations of a technology-heavy security system
  • Discuss the primary benefits of an integrated security management system
  • Understand the various elements that can be connected in an integrated system
  • Understand the most important principles of effective traffic control
  • Provide traffic control services in a safe and confident manner

All free online certificate courses at Oxford Home Study Centre are 100% free of charge from start to finish.  There is no enrolment fee, all study aids are provided via our online learning platform and all of our courses are self-paced for total flexibility.

Our exclusive free courses provide the perfect opportunity to expand your knowledge, develop new skills and explore new professions.  Upon completion of your free online certificate course, you will have the option of claiming one of three different types of certificates for a small fee:

  1. An official Course Completion Certificate from Oxford Home Study Centre
  2. A CPD Accredited Certificate to boost your CPD profile
  3. An Endorsed Certificate issued by the Quality Licence Scheme

Each of these certificates could prove helpful in supporting future job applications, or helping you climb the career ladder with your current employer. All certificates are 100% optional upon successful completion of your course - available to purchase with your preferred postage option.

For more information on certificate costs, head over to our pricing page or contact a member of the team at Oxford Home Study Centre anytime. 


This Certificate in Security Management covers the following modules:

  1. The Need and Importance of Security
  2. Security’s Role in Emergency Preparedness
  3. Physical Security Management
  4. The Use of Technology for Managing Security
  5. General Patrol Tactics & Techniques
  6. Site Security & Traffic Control
  7. Risk Management & Security



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Course Level Level 3
Awarding Body OHSC
Study Method Online
Course Duration 200 hours
Entry Requirements Open to All
Start Date Ongoing