Security guard - Strategic Officer - Royal Decree of 23 May 2018 - 116h

Course objectives

Obtain the strategic leadership competency certificate.

  • He knows how the security sector and the other sectors of private security are organized.

  • He is familiar with aspects of the organization of police services and public agencies that are important to the custodial sector. He knows how public-private security collaboration works and knows the different partnerships as part of a comprehensive security plan.
  • He has in-depth and up-to-date knowledge of the legislative framework that applies to the custodial sector, its organizations, operations and personnel.
  • He knows the main fundamental rights and is aware of the resulting regulations for the security sector.
  • He is aware of current developments in crime, security risks and is able to propose appropriate solutions to deal with them within the private security sector.
  • He is aware of the civil responsibility of the organization he directs with regard to his constituents and his collaborators.
  • He can cope with the dilemmas facing him as a leader in the guarding industry. He is able to resolve them in an ethical and ethical way, respecting diversity as well as individual rights and freedoms.
  • He knows the behaviors of a culture and is able to manage diversity.
  • He knows the social partners and the specific collective rules that apply to the guarding sector.
  • He knows the basic principles of a security and risk analysis.
  • He knows the principles of security awareness and understands this knowledge.

Entrance requirements

Meet the admission requirements set out in Article 9 of the Royal Decree of 23/05/2018 on the conditions of training, professional experience and aptitude, the conditions for a psychotechnical examination for exercising a managerial, executive or commercial position in a security company, an internal security service or a training organization and their organization such as:

  • have provided an extract of criminal record of maximum 6 months (no convictions - including abroad)
  • to be a national of a Member State of the European Economic Area or of the Swiss Confederation and to have his principal residence there



Rue de la station, 19

B-1300 LIMAL


  • Public and private security sector organization and relationship between the two (12 hours)
  • In-Depth Study of Guarding Regulations (40 hours)
  • Fundamental rights and legal rules related to guarding (12 hours)
  • Responsibility applied (8 hours)
  • Recent developments in crime (4 hours)
  • Security and risk analysis (8 hours)
  • Security awareness (8 hours)
  • Societal and cultural training (8 hours)
  • Social reports and collective agreements (8 hours)
  • Training focused on dilemmas between social, legal, ethical and business interests (8 hours)


1545 €  including:

  • Het minerval
  • De syllabi
  • Vergoedingen voor het onderzoek van de SELOR-voorschriften (1e zittingen) (repêchage: 135 €)
  • Administratieve kosten
  • Exam fees

 Price exempt from VAT according to article 44 of the VAT code

Les prix des formations en gardiennage sont sous réserve de modification. Le nombre d'heures prévu par l'exécution de l'arrêté royal de formation est susceptible d'être adapté dans le courant de l'année 2018.