The Effective Security Supervision Manual

The Effective Security Supervision Manual

1st Edition - September 12, 1994

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  • Author: Ralph Brislin
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080571676

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Supervision is the cornerstone of good management. Security personnel are often promoted to supervision positions as a result of having performed successfully in their roles as a security officers. This practical manual provides new or experienced security supervisors with the essential tools and skills which will allow them to be more successful in supervising security officers and meeting the objectives of the organization.

Key Features

Each chapter contains objectives, glossary, summary, questions and practical exercises which are designed to reinforce learning.
Contains sample job descriptions and performance evaluations.
Perfect for both new and experienced security advisors.


Security supervisors.

Table of Contents

  • Role of security supervision; Introduction to the value appraisal scale; Motivation; Goals and objectives; Authority and Power; Communication; Leadership; Conflict; Discipline; Sexual Harrassment; Coping with change and stress; Ethics; Total quality management; Appendices.

Product details

  • No. of pages: 256
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Butterworth-Heinemann 1995
  • Published: September 12, 1994
  • Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080571676

About the Author

Ralph Brislin

Ralph Brislin
Ralph Brislin CPP, is an experienced security professional consultant focused on corporate physical security, and is the owner of the security services company S&E Enterprises as well as Sr. Vice President for RiskWatch. He received his B.S. in Law Enforcement from eastern Kentucky University and his Masters degree in Public Affairs and Criminal Justice from Indiana University at Fort Wayne.

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Practical Education Services

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  • RogerLangner Mon Jun 18 2018

    The Effective Security Supervision Manual

    The information provided is old and needs updating. I would recommend a different manual be offered with more up to date material. This is merely a review for me.