"Cole's SIA approved training is confidence building, thought provoking and challenging - Francis has an amazing way of teaching"
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Cole Security is accredited to deliver a range of security training services approved by the SIA, Skills for Security, Maybo (Conflict Management and Physical Intervention) and NOCN (National Open College Network). Security training services can be delivered at our premises in Bolton, where we have a training room with full audio-visual facilities and comfortable seating; at our customers’ premises; or other convenient location of choice.

Our Managing Director Francis Cole is qualified to the highest industry standards. He has delivered SIA security training and other approved security training services for large private and public sector organisations, both in the UK and internationally and for local SME’s.

Francis holds a NEBOSH National General Certificate in Safety & Health Practical Application and is an affiliated member of the Institute for Learning (IFL). He is widely respected for his knowledge and experience in all aspects of the security industry and SIA licence training, including communication, conflict management, staff recruitment and motivation. His passionate hands-on approach has earned him an enviable reputation for excellence.