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Secure Your Future in Security! The Security Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications (Security WSQ) maps out the skills needed for jobs in the private security industry and the training needed to enter the industry. The system provides useful career pathways for security officers interested in progression in the security industry.

The Security WSQ is designed for adult workers. Trainees take part in practical lessons with hands-on training and simulation exercises. The Security WSQ prepares individuals to enter the industry as well as lets you progress in the industry. To obtain full qualification in Security WSQ, you have to complete the required number of modules specified at the different levels.

*Under the Private Security Industry Act, all security officers are required to be individually licensed and certified competent in two Basic Licensing Security WSQ units (1) Perform guard and patrol services; and (2) Handle security incidents and services


"Click here" to view the WSQ Security Framework.

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