Access Control Management (Operate Basic Security Equipment)

Operate Basic Security Equipment (OBSE) course is one of the two mandatory Senior Security Officer (SSO) course. It covers the knowledge, skills and attitudes required of a security personnel to operate an access control, alarm monitoring and closed circuit television (CCTV) monitoring equipment.

Learning Outcomes

  • Able to identify the access points of entry for different levels of authorized entry
  • Able to operate the access control equipment in accordance to organization
  • Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)
  • Able to report the location of unauthorized entry
  • Able to identify the nature of unauthorized entry
  • Able to carry out basic troubleshooting and report any equipment fault to the supervisor
  • Able to complete relevant documentation relating to the access control equipment

For whom

Security Personnel

Entry Requirements

  • Security officers with a license from Police Licencing and Regulatory Department with 6-months security industry experience; or
  • Primary School Leaving Certificate (PSLE) or equivalent; or
  • At least 3 WSQ Statements of Attainment in Workplace Literacy or Numeracy (WPLN) at Level 1 or 2 (eg under ESS, ESS)

*Those that do not meet the entry requirements will be subjected to interview before acceptance.

Learners should also be able to read a computer monitor and see at a distance and possess basic skills in operating a computer

Course Duration and Timings
1.5 days (12 training hours), 0900hrs to 1800hrs daily
Summative Assessment by POLWEL – 3rd day (2 hours)

Course Fees:

Full Course Fees$470.80
With SSG Funding, ≥21 years old (For Singaporeans and PRs)$232.80
With SSG Funding, ≥40 years old (For Singaporeans only) $120.80

Funding expiry: 29 Dec 2020

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Course Code
SEC-TEM-2001-1.1