How to Become a Security Guard: A Complete Guide

Have you ever wondered, how you can become a security guard at Clear Watch Security? Wonder no more as below we have created a step-by-step guide that will prepare you for any security role you apply for.


The first thing that you would need, to become a Clear Watch Guard is to apply for a role we have listed. You can find our job listings through our website, Indeed or our social media platforms.

Zoom Interview

Once your application has been accepted, you will be contacted by our HR department to arrange a suitable interview time slot. The interview usually lasts 20 minutes, which gives us a chance to see you over the camera and the time to know you a little better. The interview will primarily focus on your background and why you want to become a Clear Watch Guard.

Face to Face

If you become successful in the first stage, then you’ll be asked to come to the Clear Watch main office, where we will conduct a face-to-face interview. This interview will focus on a different set of questions such as life and work experiences. This stage will give us a chance to understand you and see what it takes to become an officer.


Once you have been successful in all stages of the interviewing process, you will be invited to a company induction, where we will take your documentation, create identification, given a Clear Watch uniform and necessary equipment which will assist you to become a star at Clear Watch.

Vetting & Screening

Now your vetting & screening will take place. In this stage, you will shadow a security officer at one of our sites, to familiarise you with how we go about security. The training will consist of software training, incident reporting, scheduled patrols, spotting health & safety hazards and security breaches.

Clear Watch Officer

Well done, you have now become a Clear Watch officer! depending on your preference and situation, you will be stationed at one of our sites, where you can fulfil your duties as an officer.

For any enquiry you may have please do not hesitate to contact us via 0161 628 9169 or [email protected]