Full program description

WSQ Conduct Security Screening of Person and Bag

What's In It For Me

  • This course is mandatory for Security Officers who conduct security screening of bags and persons.
  • Understand the proper screening methods.
  • Learn how to use screen equipment competently.

Who Should Attend

  • Security Screening Officers
  • Security Supervisors
  • Senior Security Officers
  • Security Officers
  • Protection Supervisor
  • Protection Officers

Course Duration

24 Hours (Excluding Assessment)

Mode of Assessment

An assessment (2 hours) will be conducted at the end of the module by POLWEL

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Statement of Attainment (SOA) from SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG)

Course Objectives

This module is mandatory for all security officers/ supervisors who are involved in conducting security screening of person and bags in premises and special events. This course prepares the participants into understanding the proper methods of screening and conducting the proper methods of searching on a person and a bag. It teaches the essential knowledge and skills on using both the walk-through and hand-held metal detectors.

Course Outline

Prepare Security Screening Duty
  • Clarify duty assignment details with appropriate authority in doubt
  • Check security screening equipment for operational status
Prepare Person for Security Screening
  • Greet person entering checkpoint courteously in accordance with organisational greetings standard.
  • Inform person entering checkpoint to courteously comply with walk-through metal detector security screening in accordance with organisational procedures.
  • Guide person to walk through walk-through metal detector.
Prepare Security Screening with Walk-through metal and Hand-held Metal Detector
  • Observe person walking through walk-through metal detector.
  • Identify activation signal in accordance with established organisational procedures.
  • Conduct verbal check followed by hand-held metal detector screening when activation signal is identified according to organisational procedures.
  • Prohibit entry/exit and inform appropriate authority where person refused to be screened in accordance with organisational procedures and client requirements.
  • Handle prohibited items in accordance with organisational procedures and premise requirements.
  • Thank person for his/her co-operation and patience according to organisational greetings standard.

Conduct Manual Screening (pat-down) of Person

  • Identify the need to conduct search of person.
  • Inform appropriate authority when person refused to comply with instructions of Screening Officer.
  • Conduct screening of person in accordance with limits of authority of Screening Officer and established organisational procedures and with presence of authorised personnel.
  • Conduct pat-down search according to areas of checks.
  • Report to appropriate authority when suspicious item is found.
Conduct Manual Bag Search
  • Identify the need to undertake bag search and inform person courteously whose items are to be manually searched to comply with instructions from screening.
  • Perform manual bag search.
  • Conduct manual bag search arising from suspicious item found.
  • Seek permission from appropriate authority when there is a special request to search in privacy.
  • Handle suspicious item in accordance with organisational procedures.
Conclude Security Screen Activities
  • Log out and switch off security equipment in accordance with organisational procedures.
  • Check work area for cleanliness and tidiness.
  • Return all equipment to appropriate authority.
  • Record all incidents in activity report and submit to appropriate authority in accordance with organisational procedures.

Pre-requisites

Listening / speaking: Min. Level 4
Reading / Writing: Min. Level 4
Numeracy: Min. Level 4

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

Trainer: Trainee Ratio : 1:20

Funding Information

Course reference code in SkillsConnect: CRS-Q-0023031-SE

For company sponsored trainee who is Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident, up to 90% funding is available from:

·  Skills Connect: www.skillsconnect.gov.sg

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP):

·  NTUC members enjoy UTAP* benefit of up to $250 each year when you sign up for courses with NTUC LearningHub.

*UTAP supports 50% of the course fees paid cap at $250 per year. You must be a union member throughout the course duration and at the time of claim. You must achieve a minimum of 75% attendance for each application and have sat for all prescribed examinations. Other terms and conditions apply. 

Price

Individual Pricing w/o GST w GST
Course Fee S$566.50 S$606.16
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old S$124.50 S$164.16
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$56.65 S$96.31
WTS Funding (95%) S$28.33 S$67.98
Corporate Pricing
Non-SME w/o GST w GST
Course Fee S$566.50 S$606.16
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old S$124.50 S$164.16
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$56.65 S$96.31
WTS Funding (95%) S$28.33 S$67.98
SME w/o GST w GST
Course Fee S$566.50 S$606.16
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old S$56.65 S$96.31
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$56.65 S$96.31
WTS Funding (95%) S$28.33 S$67.98

Note: SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old : Applicable to Singapore Citizen/PR 

  SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old : Applicable to Singapore Citizen ONLY

Please note that prices are subject to changes

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