National Certificate: General Security Practice NQF – Level 3

Accredited by SASSETA (SAQA ID: 58577 – NQF L3)

This qualification will enable individuals to enter the security industry and development competencies in standard security practices such as access and degrees control, security response and patrols, asset protection and visible security operations.
ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS: Grade 10
DURATION: 1 Year
CREDITS: 124

MODULES:

Skills Programme 1: Patrol Officer - Grade E

  • Requirements to start your own Security Company
  • Proper use of Security Equipment
  • How to handle Security issues Legally

Skills Programme 2: Access Control Officer - Grade D

  • Knowledge of Firearms
  • Handling Security related Conflicts
  • Business Ethics

Skills Programme 3: Asset Protection Officer - Grade C

  • Manage Reactions arising from Traumatic Events
  • Security Reporting
  • Computer Literacy

ARTICULATION OPTIONS:

HORIZONTAL OPTIONS:

  • National Certificate: Management NQF L5

VERTICAL OPTIONS:

  • FET Certificate: Management NQF L4
  • FET Certificate: Firearm Training NQF L4
  • National Certificate: Electronic Security Practices NQF L4
  • FET Certificate: Specialist Security Practices NQF L4

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:

  • Start your own Security Company
  • Security Patrol Officer
  • Asset Protection Officer
  • General Security Manager