Security Industry Institute

The Security Industry Institute (SII) was set up in September 2007 to offer nationally recognised and comprehensive professional security training and quality job placements for security personnel.

Jointly established by Temasek Polytechnic (TP) and now-defunct Singapore Workforce Development Agency (currently known as SkillsFuture Singapore), SII aims to enhance the security industry’s professional and operating standards and employability of the workforce through various skills upgrading initiatives.

Training Programmes @ SII

Interested applicants may apply for all of our courses online here


What’s New?

  • 4 June 19: Application is open for the "Getting Digital Economy Ready" workshop (16 August 2019). Please click here for the workshop brochure and here for registration details.

  • 28 May 19: The “Professional Conversion Programme for Security Professionals” Preview for Employers will be held on 12 July 2019. Please click here for the programme information and here for registration.

  • 24 May 19: SII’s Customer Service Counter and Hotline will cease operations at 5.30pm (presently 6.00pm) on Fridays with effect from 3 June 2019. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

  • 22 May 19: The “Professional Conversion Programme for Security Professionals” is now available at SII. This is a career conversion programme targeted at job seekers who are Professionals, Managers, Executives and Technicians (PMETs), including mid-career switchers, to undergo skills conversion and move into the security industry. Both job seekers and employers are welcome to participate. Please click here for details.

  • 21 May 19: The the 3nd run of the “Recognise Terrorist Threats” at Jurong Gateway is open for registration. Both training (20 & 21 June 19) and assessment (24 June 19) will be conducted at Jurong Gateway (next to JCube). SII is giving away 1 free Micro-Learning Course to every trainee who completes training and sits for assessment. Please click here for details.

  • 21 May 19: Please note that registration for the “Countering Terrorism: Threats, Responses, Intelligence and Decision Making” workshop on 26 July 2019 has been opened. Please click here for details.

  • 3 May 19: Besides “Recognise Terrorist Threats”, “Manage Disorderly Conduct and Threatening Behaviour” and “Operate Basic Security Equipment” are now offered at #06-01, Lifelong Learning Institute. (Please click here for more details).

  • 24 April 19: Please note that with effect from June 2019 to March 2020, “Recognise Terrorist Threats” (RTT) classes at Temasek Polytechnic will be held weekly from Thursday to Friday. Assessment will be held the following Mondays.

  • 24 April 19: Applications are now open for “Outcome-Based Contract” workshop (17 July 2019). Please click here for details.

  • 20 Mar 19: Application is open for the "Understanding Cyber Risk Assessment & Management" workshop (27 September 2019). Please click here for the details.