Security Guarding

What is a Security Guard?

A person who is employed or retaining to protect, watch or guard any property by any means including:

  • by patrolling the property in person ;
  • by monitoring the property by operating a security system that utilises closed circuit television, a closed monitoring system, radio or other similar alarm device .

Security guards protect people and property in a wide variety of environments – factories and warehouses, offices, shopping centres, hospitals, airports, concert and sports venues.

The activities of security guard include:

  • Making Decisions and Solving Problems ;
  • Getting, Documenting/Recording Information ;
  • Monitor Processes, Materials, or Surroundings ;
  • Identifying Objects, Actions, and Events ;
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates.

Security guard is responsible for the following duties and perform these tasks :

  • Patrol industrial and commercial premises to prevent and detect signs of intrusion and ensure security of doors, windows, and gates ;
  • Answer alarms and investigate disturbances ;
  • Monitor and authorize entrance and departure of employees, visitors, and other persons to guard against theft and maintain security of premises ;
  • Write reports of daily activities and irregularities ;
  • Call police or fire departments in cases of emergency ;
  • Circulate among visitors, patrons, and employees to preserve order and protect property .

Diplomats Security Contract Limited includes the following services:

  • CCTV Installation and Monitoring ;
  • Mobile Patrols ;
  • Key Holding & Emergency Response ;
  • Events Security ;
  • Construction Site Security ;
  • Corporate Guarding ;
  • Concierge ;
  • Receptionists .