Training Requirements for Senior Security Officer
What is a Senior Security Officer (SSO)
A Senior Security Officer (SSO) is the second rank in the 5-ladder Security Progressive Wage Model (PWM).
The job duties include incident response; managing security & safety systems; key press management, regulating traffic in accordance to the Road Traffic Act; monitoring of CCTV, Central Alarm and Fire Command Centre and assisting State / Auxiliary Police in law enforcement.
The following requirements have to be met to become a SSO:
Years-in-Grade (YIG) Requirement
A security officer (SO) will need to have at least 6 months experience as an SO to meet the YIG requirement.
To become a SSO, individuals must fulfill the following training requirements:
|Course Title||No. of Days|
|Full Course Fees|| With SSG Funding|
≥ 21 years old (Singaporeans and PRs)
|With SSG Funding|
≥ 40 years old (Singaporeans only)
|With WTS Funding|
(for Individuals with WTS letter)
|Access Control Management|
(Operate Basic Security Equipment)
(Manage Disorderly Conduct and Threatening Behaviour)
NTUC members can enjoy 50% *unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP.
*Unfunded course fee refers to the balance course fee payable after applicable government subsidy. This excludes GST, registration fees, misc. fees etc.