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Course Overview

This subject will cover various strategies, materials and products used in controlling access, the protection of sites and buildings and internal areas.





This subject aims to provide students with in-depth knowledge and skills to be able to advise on the range, selection, application and limitations of physical security means and measures for residential, commercial and high-risk installations and developments. The students should also be able to prepare a security concept plan report for protection of an important high-risk facility / installation.

Entry Requirements

Applicants applying for modular units which are drawn from existing full diploma or post-diploma programmes will have the same minimum entry requirements as the full qualifications.


To find out the minimum entry requirements specific to this modular unit, please click on the following courses: 


What You'll Learn

  • Security Lighting

  • Safes, Vaults & Strong Room

  • Security Glazing

  • Building Perimeter Protection – Walls, Roofs, Floors, Doors & Windows

  • Personnel Security

  • Information Security –Protection of Confidential & Sensitive Documents

  • Strategies & Protective Measures for High Level Threats

  • Managing Bomb Threat

  • Vehicle Barrier Systems

  • Security Planning & Design



Modes of Assessment


  • Individual assignments

  • Final examination





Upon successful completion of the modular unit, students will be awarded the Statement of Result which can count towards the attainment of the following courses:


Course Schedule / Apply

Intake Info Application Period Course Duration

To be confirmed

To be confirmed

7pm - 10pm
Once a week 

Course Fees

Fee Type Total Fees (w GST)
SME-employed Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents S$126.32
Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 S$335.12
Singapore Permanent Residents  S$335.12
Others & Repeat Students S$1,117.08

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Course Contact

  • 67881212
  • Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    Friday: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    Closed during lunchtime, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    and on weekends and public holidays.

  • https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy (TSA)
    Temasek Polytechnic
    East Wing, Block 1A, Level 3, Unit 4
    21 Tampines Ave 1
    Singapore 529757

  • Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel course with low enrolment.