A Security Officer licence is required if you are employed to perform any of the following functions:
a. Patrolling or guarding another person’s property (including cash in transit) by physical means (which may involve the use of patrol dogs) or by electronic means;
b. Keeping the property (including cash in transit) of another person under surveillance, including for the purpose of preventing theft thereof;
c. Acting as a bodyguard or bouncer;
d. Performing any function of screening individuals, as part of your regular duties, seeking entry into any public place or other premises; and
e. Regulating traffic under the Road Traffic Act (Cap. 276).
Candidate who intends to be a security officer is advised to apply and obtain security officer licence approval from the Singapore Police Force before enrolling for the Security Modules. You may approach Ly Consultants for Application of Security Officer's Licence via submission through E-Service with a Service Fee.
Use your SingPass to Log in to LicenceOne website (https://licence1.business.gov.sg/web/frontier/eAdvisor)
You may refer to this guide Step- By- Step Guide on the licence application A non-refundable processing fee of $16 is required.
Ly Consultants Singapore Pte Ltd provides free assistance in job-matching services to all our registrants after successful completion of Course for Permanent Full Time Positions from our network of collaborating employers.
BASIC LICENSING UNITS
PWM GRADE - SO
To qualify as a SO, complete the 3 mandatory *Basic Licensing Units
Incident Response (Handle Security Incidents & Services)
Guard and Patrol (Provide Guard & Patrol Services)
Threat Observation (Recognise Terrorist Threats)
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PWM GRADE - SSO
To qualify as a SSO, 6 months work experience as a SO + 2 mandatory Cert level modules below.
Deterrence (Manage Disorderly Conduct & Threatening Behavior)
Access Control Management (Operate Basic Security Equipment)
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PWM GRADE - SS (1 Core + 2 Electives)
To qualify as a SS, 12 months experience as a SSO + 1 mandatory Core Module + any 2 of the modules below.
Guard and Patrol (Supervise Security Supervisor Course) - Core Mandatory Module
Security Risk Analysis (Assess and Address Security Risks)
Capability Development (Induct Security Personnel)
Security Operations Compliance (Perform Supervisory Duties within Legal Framework)
Access Control Management (Perform Security Command Centre Activities at Client’s Premises) OR (Deploy Security Equipment)
ADD ON COURSE MODULES
Crowd and Traffic Control Management (Conduct Crowd and Traffic Control)
Security Screening Management (Conduct Security Screening of Person and Bag)
Deterrence (Perform Security Duties at Protected Areas and Protected Places)