NSQF-Certified Physical Security Trainer.pdf

Certified Physical Security Trainer

  • SectorPrivate Security
  • NSQF LevelLevel 6
  • Notional Hours130
  • Accrediting BodiesManagement & Entrepreneurship and Professional Skills Council
  • Certifying BodiesManagement & Entrepreneurship and Professional Skills Council
  • Proposed Occupation

    Certified Physical Security Trainer

  • International Comparability


  • Progression Pathway

    Career progression for a Physical Security Trainer with due learning and experience is Lead Trainer and Master Trainer.

  • Qualification File NSQF-Certified Physical Security Trainer.pdf
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    (Certified Physical Security Trainer) Mandatory 30 6
    (Supervise a security unit) Mandatory 5 6
    (Carry out job-specific security duties) Mandatory 4 6
    (Deal with lost & found property) Mandatory 2 6
    (Supervise security escort duties) Mandatory 3 6
    (Control access to the assigned premises) Mandatory 5 6
    (Security tasks in accordance with basic security practices) Mandatory 5 6
    (Conform to rudimentary legal requirements of Private Security Agencies (Regulation) Act – 2005 when undertaking security tasks) Mandatory 5 6
    (Provide private guarding service to people, property and premises) Mandatory 5 6
    (Carry out screening and search activities to maintain security) Mandatory 4 6
    (Control parking in designated areas) Mandatory 5 6
    (Health and safety) Mandatory 20 6
    (Security in commercial deployments) Mandatory 3 6
    (Security in industrial deployments) Mandatory 3 6
    (Positive projection of self and the organisation) Mandatory 5 6
    Observe safety norms while handling firearms Mandatory 5 6
    Deal with security situations warranting use of licenced firearms Mandatory 5 6
    Provide private armed guarding service to people, property and premises Mandatory 3 6
    Support guarding duties with licenced firearms Mandatory 3 6
    Carry out routine armed guarding duties Mandatory 5 6
    Support cash and valuables-in-transit operations Mandatory 5 6
    Armed guarding duties in commercial deployments Mandatory 2 6
    Armed guarding duties in industrial deployments Mandatory 2 6