The WSQ Certificate in Security is a competency-based training programme targeted at unarmed frontline officers who are deployed at various locations or events to perform security roles. It is intended to equip the security officer with the basic skills and knowledge to conduct security operations. This programme incorporates both the theoretical and practical aspects of basic security operations.

Full Qualification - Certificate in Security

Under the Skills Framework for Security, learners are required to complete the following 5 modules to attain full qualification for Certificate in Security:

  1. Threat Observation: Recognise Terrorist Threats (Classroom and Asynchronous)

  2. Guard and Patrol: Provide Guard and Patrol Services (Classroom and Asynchronous)

  3. Incident Response: Handle Security Incidents and Services (Classroom and Asynchronous)

  4. Access Control Management: Operate Basic Security Equipment

  5. Deterrence: Manage Disorderly Conduct and Threatening Behaviour

The programme incorporates the theoretical and practical aspects in security operations at the workplace. At the end of each module, participants will be subjected to an assessment to test their competencies on the respective modules. The assessment is based on oral questions, role plays, written reports and demonstrations in equipment handling.

Upon successful completion of the individual module, a WSQ Statement of Attainment for the respective module will be duly awarded by SSG. After successfully completing the required modules, you will be awarded a WSQ Certificate in Security and the related transcript by Skills Future Singapore (SSG).

Who is this course for?

Security Officers, Senior Security Officers, Executive protection Officers and Security Screening Officers.

Recognise Terrorist Threats

Manage Disorderly Conduct

Provide Guard and Patrol Services

Operate Basic Security Equipment

Handle Security  and Incident Services