Full program description

Physical Violence Response and Intervention Techniques (PVRIT)

What's In It For Me

  • Be confident in handling potentially violent and aggressive behaviours at workplace.
  • Suitable for anyone who needs to protect the safety and security of others.
  • Learn how to utilise daily household items as tools to neutralize threats in realistic scenario training.

Who Should Attend

This security training course is suitable for anyone who protects the safety and security of others

Course Duration

24 hours (3 Days) - Including assessment

Course Outline

The course will cover the following skills at Basic Level 1:

  1. Neutralizing an adverse threat from visitor or assailant etc (IERE):

    • Identify the types of threat training

    • Evade from the direct threat or danger training

    • React to neutralize from the threat or danger

    • Escape from the danger or threat training

  2. Neutralizing an aggressor from further abuse or possible assault:

    • Proper stance to avoid sudden attack

    • Communication skills against an aggressor (e.g. Drunkard)

    • Mind diversion skills (Decoy theory)

    • Negotiation skills

  3. How to utilize daily household items as tools to neutralize adverse threat:

    • Newspaper tactics

    • Magazine tactics

    • Pen tactics

    • Belt tactics

    • Torch light tactics

  4. Realistic scenario training/ drills:

    • Patrolling drills

    • Visitor approach drills (Challenge)

    • Search & scan drills

    • Events premise security drills

Mode of Assessment

1 hour (1/2 hour for Written Test and 1/2 hour for Scenario Test)

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Certificate of Attendance from NTUC LearningHub®

Course Objectives

This course equips the security personnel with knowledge and skills on how to handle potentially violent and aggressive behaviours at the workplace.


  • At least a lower secondary educational qualification
  • Be able to listen and speak in English at ESS Level 5(High Intermediate)
  • Be able to read and write in English at ESS Level 5 (High Intermediate)
  • Must be medically fit
  • No physical impairment or any form of infirmity

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

  • Lectures – 70%

  • Practical – 90%


Price Type

 Without GST

 With GST

Course Fee

 $  225.00

 $ 240.75