Full program description

WSQ Perform Security Operations Within Legal Framework

What's In It For Me

  • Understand the legal framework for security operations.
  • Identify security personnel's roles and responsibilities.
  • Comply with service contract, legal and regulatory requirements.

Who Should Attend

This security training course is suitable for security officers or guards who want to attain knowledge of this competency unit and want to upgrade themselves.

Course Duration

18 Hours (Including Assessment)

Course Outline

Identify roles and responsibilities of security personnel

  • Identify areas of responsibilities of a security officer within the security agency 
  • Confirm written employment contract with employer
  • Understand security agency's liabilities to clients when security officer does not perform work according to his job roles and responsibilities documented in employment contract
  • Demonstrate understanding of roles and responsibilities of key personnel within security agency
  • Articuate requirements under the Private Security Industry Act (PSIA) 2007

Comply with security services contract 

  • Identify  the scope of work and constraints in carrying out job roles in different types of premises 
  • Demonstrate understanding of security officer's work in client's premises
  • Understand consequences and impact of security officer's behaviour due to breach of contract

Apply understanding of security officer's rights and responsibilties at work

  • Interpret basic common penal code offences
  • Interpret criminal procedure code (CPC) 
  • Understand basic criminal procedure
  • Explain security officer's legal responsibilities and need for discretion when carrying out duties of arrest 
  • Explain how one can prevent defamation consequences for wrongful accusations

Mode of Assessment

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

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

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

Course Objectives

On completion of this course, trainee will have the knowledge and application skills to perform security operations with legal framework and be able to apply them to the workplace. These include identifying roles and responsibilities of security personnel, to comply with security services contract, legislative and regulatory requirements, apply understanding of security officer's rights and responsibilities within the legislative (Penal Code/ CPC) and the Private Security Industry Act (PSIA) 2007 and related regulations. 

Pre-requisites

  • Minimum secondary 2 education

OR

  • Participants with the following competency ratings from the Employability Skills are eligible:
    • Listening/Speaking Min. Level 4
    • Reading/Writing Min. Level 4
    • Numeracy Min. Level 4

OR

  • Participants may also be required to undergo a pre-qualifying test during registration.
OR
  • Participants who have taken WSQ Basic Licensing Units (Handle Security Incidents & Services and Provide Guard & Patrol Services – either under WSQ or NSRS) are also eligible.

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

  • Oral Questions

  • Practical 

  • Role-play

Trainer : Trainee Ratio : 1:20

Funding Information

Course reference code in SkillsConnect: CRS-Q-0020431-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$515.00 S$551.05
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old S$209.00 S$245.05
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$65.00 S$101.05
WTS Funding (95%) S$25.75 S$61.80
Corporate Pricing
Non-SME w/o GST w GST
Course Fee S$515.00 S$551.05
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old S$209.00 S$245.05
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$65.00 S$101.05
WTS Funding (95%) S$25.75 S$61.80
SME w/o GST w GST
Course Fee S$515.00 S$551.05
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old S$65.00 S$101.05
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$65.00 S$101.05
WTS Funding (95%) S$25.75 S$61.80

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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