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Health, Safety & Security Training Courses

Effective Modern Security Management and Operations


This training course will provide participants with an insight into the fundamentals of managing Modern and Effective Security Operations. it will address a wide variety of topics such as security policies and procedures, risk management, access management, and investigation, to enable all participants to understand the principles of security and risk management.

Management of security risks applies the principles of risk management to the management of security threats. It consists of identifying threats (or risk causes), assessing the effectiveness of existing controls to face those threats, determining the risks' consequence(s), prioritizing the risks by rating the likelihood and impact, classifying the type of risk and selecting an appropriate risk option or risk response. This training course will provide practical and up-to-date security management skills and techniques that can be implemented within each participant’s organization and security team.

A Security Operations Manager must have oversight of the multiple activities performed in day-to-day operations, while keeping on top of continuous regulatory development. This training course validates your ability to manage your team, suppliers, resources, and business processes in line with current industry standards. You will learn all the necessary security measures in response to dynamic security demands

Targeted Groups:

  • Experienced / Non Experienced Security Managers
  • Civilian Representatives
  • Managers
  • Supervisors
  • Risk Management Staff

Course Objectives:

At the end of this course the participants will be able to:

  • Apply the basic concept of management to security and explain the specialist role of the security manager
  • Plan, develop and organize the human and material resources necessary for the effective operation of a security unit
  • Advise on the development of security programs and Standard Operating Procedures
  • Monitor and enforce the implementation of security programs and SOPs
  • Verify that security personnel can implement security preventive measures
  • Advise on the development of emergency plans and manage the security response action necessary in security emergencies involving facilities, terminal buildings, and public access facilities

Targeted Competencies:

  • Developing the ability to respond to security situations
  • Interpreting the latest international regulatory requirements
  • Improving professionalism in the facility by developing and implementing effective solutions
  • Identifying and managing security risks
  • Preparing Risk Matrixes and determining the consequences of events

Course Content:
Unit 1: Security Risk Management Framework:

  • Security Risk Management
  • Loss prevention techniques
  • Security Surveillance
  • Security Management framework – Working the system
  • Key Concepts in Physical Security Resource Management
  • Building and Perimeter Security

Unit 2: Addressing Issues Faced by Security:

  • Determining job requirements and recruitment criteria – Who makes a Good Security Officer
  • Motivating staff and providing feedback
  • Deploying, briefing and supervising staff
  • Assessing staff performance
  • Understanding primary threats to physical security
  • Conducting Risk (RA) and Vulnerability (SVA) Assessments

Unit 3: Access Control and Physical Monitoring:

  • Electronic Intruder Detection
  • Security Contingency Planning
  • Physical Security Asset Acquisition
  • CCTV Operations
  • Operation and Maintenance of Physical Security Resources
  • Situational Awareness

Unit 4: Overview of Security Planning and Investigations:

  • Security and Emergency Planning documentation
  • Responding to major security emergencies
  • Security Policies and Procedures
  • Defining Proposed Resource Outcomes and Cost-Effectiveness
  • Considering Life-Cycle, Warranty and Preventive Maintenance
  • Industry Investigation Techniques

Unit 5: Information Security:

  • Finding the balance between public facilitation and security measures
  • Security Management Systems (SMS)
  • Close Protection Basics
  • Determining Resource Support
  • Physical Security/Information Technology Integration

Health, Safety & Security Training Courses
Effective Modern Security Management and Operations (HS1163)


Mercury dynamic schedule is constantly reviewed and updated to ensure that every category is being addressed at least once a month, if not once every week. Please check the training courses listed below and if you do not find the subject you are interested in, email us or give us a call and we will do our best to assist.

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