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Professional Security Operative Standard


What you need to know about the Highfield Level 2 End-Point Assessment for Professional Security Operative 

Who is this standard for?

This apprenticeship is for individuals working within the security industry, those whose responsibility it is to identify potential risks and threats to organisations and the public. As a professional security operative apprentice you will be working as one of the following roles: operational security operative, cash and valuables in transit operative, mobile security patrol operative, security control room operative. 

Programme structure

This is a level 2 apprenticeship standard that has a minimum duration of 12 months. Apprentices will be placed in a suitable role and be supported to achieve Level 1 English and maths qualifications, as well as an Emergency First Aid at Work qualification.

Assessment plan

Apprentices will be assessed against ST1016/AP01

Endpoint assessment methods

  • Knowledge test
  • Observation with questions
  • Professional discussion

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