Effective Security Officer's Training Manual / Edition 2

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Overview

Effective and practical security officer training is the single most important element in establishing a professional security program. The Effective Security Officer's Training Manual, Second Edition helps readers improve services, reduce turnover, and minimize liability by further educating security officers.

Self-paced material is presented in a creative and innovative style
Glossaries, summaries, questions, and practical exercises accompany each chapter

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Editorial Reviews

Booknews
With chapters on alarm systems, crime investigation, fire protection, how to protect the company against Taft-Hartley Act unfair labor practices by unions, security report writing, and a number of other matters, this guide lays out the necessary ideology and practices retail and industrial security personnel need for the reduction of company liability and the protection of company property. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
From the Publisher

"The third edition of The Effective Security Officer’s Training Manual is incredibly thorough. Virtually every subject that a security officer should be aware of has been addressed. I highly recommend this publication to every security officer who wants a clear explanation of the tools, skills, and resources essential to their everyday success; and to all security supervisors and managers involved in training security personnel."

Geoff Craighead, CPP, author of High-Rise Security and Fire Life Safety, and vice president, Universal Protection Service.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780750670906
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science
  • Publication date: 6/2/1998
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 488
  • Sales rank: 1,306,264
  • Product dimensions: 8.30 (w) x 10.90 (h) x 1.20 (d)

Meet the Author

Ralph Brislin CPP, is an experienced security professional consultant focused on corporate physical security, and is the owner of the security services company S&E Enterprises as well as Sr. Vice President for RiskWatch. He received his B.S. in Law Enforcement from eastern Kentucky University and his Masters degree in Public Affairs and Criminal Justice from Indiana University at Fort Wayne.
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Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Security 2. Security Personnel 3. Company Policies and Procedures and Post Orders 4. Ethics 5. Professionalism 6. Public Relations 7. Cultural Diversity 8. Persons with Special Needs 9. Interpersonal Communication 10. Communication Systems and Importance During an Emergency 11. Physical Security 12. Electronic Alarm Systems 13. Camera Systems 14. Observe and Report 15. Report Writing and Note Taking 16. Patrol Procedures 17. Investigations 18. Sexual Harassment 19. Internal Threats 20. Overview of the Legal System/Civil Law and Important Sections of the Constitution 21. Court Testimony/Depositions/Administrative Hearings 22. Introduction to Fire Protection 23. Life Safety and Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) 24. Bloodborne Pathogens and Officer Safety 25. Emergency Preparedness 26. Crowd Control 27. Driver Safety 28. Traffic Control 29. Substance Abuse 30. Handling Difficult People 31. Workplace Violence 32. Private Security and Law Enforcement Cooperation 33. Non-security Duties 34. Future of Security

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