“Professional Conversion Programme for Security Professionals”

The “Professional Conversion Programme for Security Professionals” 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. This programme is funded by “Workforce Singapore”.

Click here to register for the “Professional Conversion Programme for Security Professionals” Preview for Employers on 12 July 2019.

Click here to register for the “Professional Conversion Programme for Security Professionals” Preview for Individual Job Seekers on 30 July 2019.

The following are some of the programme criteria. The applicant should

  1. be a Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident.
  2. be of minimum 21 years of age.
  3. have attained minimum ITE or Diploma qualification or have previously held PMET positions
  4. not be involved in any existing bond obligations with any organisation
  5. have graduated or completed national service for at least 2 years.
  6. can be mid-career switchers from a different industry.
  7. be hired in the 5 functional areas of Management, Operations, Technology, Compliance or Consultancy.
  8. be employed at a monthly salary of at least SGD$3,000 (Basic + Fixed Monthly Component).

Successful applicants will undergo a 3-month structured training plan and be equipped with core security and functional competencies via:

  1. Facilitated Training (At least 80 hours); and
  2. On-the-Job Training (Up to 448 hours)

The training comprises Security Workforce Skills Qualification (WSQ) and SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) supported courses (e.g. “Outcome-based Contract Workshop” & “Getting Digital Economy Ready”)

Job seekers, please click here for more information and to register for the programme.

Employers of the successful candidate will be given salary support. Please note that the salary support is for a period of 3 months.

WSG's Funding to Employers

Standard Rate

Enhanced Rate

Salary Support Up to 70% of Monthly Salary
(capped at $4,000 per month)

Up to 90% of Monthly Salary
(capped at $6,000 per month)

For Long-term Unemployed5 Singapore Citizens (SC) trainees 
Mature6 SC trainees

5 – “Long-Term Unemployed” is defined as being unemployed and actively seeking employment for six months or more.
6 – “Mature trainee” is defined as being aged 40 and above.

Employers interested in participating, please email us at SIIEvents@TP.EDU.SG.

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Security Industry Institute, Temasek Polytechnic, 21 Tampines Ave 1 East Wing Block 1A, Level 3, Unit 4
19 - 26 Jul 19