Awarding Organisation – QNUK Credit Value – 1
Duration – 1 day
Qualification Purpose: This qualification is designed for all security staff who are involved in the process and operational requirements for searching vehicles when entering or leaving a designated area.
The qualification comprises of 2 Units; General requirements for conducting a vehicle search, and Performing a successful vehicle search both of which contain 1 x Learning Outcome (LO):
U1LO1 – Know the general requirements for a vehicle search
U2LO1 – Able to perform a successful vehicle search
Assessment: This qualification is assessed by the following methods: multiple choice exam questions. Learners must achieve 70% correct answers to pass the exams. Learner portfolio, learners will be observed performing practical vehicle searching activities.
1. Learners should have at least a Level 2 numeracy and literacy or equivalent
2. Learners should be at least 18 years old in order to undertake the qualification
3. Learners need to be able to provide at least one form of photographic identification or two forms of non-photographic identification.
Progression Opportunities: Learners can progress on to the following qualifications:
1. Level 3 Award in Security Management