The HABC Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Providing Security Services has been accredited by the regulators of England, Wales and Northern Ireland (Ofqual and DfES) and is part of the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF). It is supported by Skills for Security, the Sector Skills Body for the security industry.
This qualification aims to provide a broad knowledge of the security industry. The main area covered is security guarding, although learners can choose units in Door Supervision and CCTV. The optional units cover a wide range of subjects that learners will find useful in a variety of roles particularly in providing potential progression routes to supervisory roles e.g. leadership skills and contributing to meetings.
It provides the knowledge component for the Apprenticeship in Providing Security Services.