Threat Observation (Recognise Terrorist Threats)

The Recognise Terrorist Threats (RTT) course equips learners with the skills and knowledge to recognise and deal with various terrorist threats. Since 1 Jan 2020, RTT has been a mandatory licensing requirement under the Police Licensing & Regulatory Department (PLRD). Officers who are not RTT-certified can only be deployed at warehouses and condominiums.

Learning Outcomes

  • Describe contemporary terrorist threats
  • Identify person-borne threats
  • Identify vehicle-borne threats
  • Identify object-based threats

For whom
Security Supervisors, Senior Security Officers and Security Officers

Entry Requirements

  • 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 who do not meet the entry requirements will be subjected to interview before acceptance.

Course Duration and Timings
2 days (16 training hours), 0900 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) $164.80
With SSG Funding, ≥40 years old (For Singaporeans only)$74.80

Funding expiry: 17 Jan 2021

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Course Code
SEC-OBS-1002-1.1