Situational awareness is a core discipline within the security officer’s skill set. Each and every day you will be exposed to potentially hazardous situations, and your level of awareness will greatly impact your success and safety on the job.
Are you listening to your surroundings while you are writing that report? Have you read the warning placards posted on a door before you enter a room? Do you know what to pay attention to when confronting a trespasser?
Find out in the second installment of the 21st Century Security Officer, Situational Awareness.