SII offers training programmes which are aligned to meet the national standards - Security Workforce Skills Qualifications.
The levels of Security WSQ qualifications offered are:
For details such as Programme Objective, Programme Structure and Programme Schedule, please click on the respective Security WSQ Qualifications above.
Applicants who fulfil certain criteria specified by the Police Licensing & Regulatory Department (PLRD) may be exempted from the training requirements of Security Officers or Security Supervisors. Please take a look at the list here
Interested individuals may apply online here
Candidate who intends to be a security officer is advised to apply and obtain security officer licence from the Singapore Police Force before submitting online application for courses at SII. Candidate is required to obtain his/her SingPass and apply for the licence at the website:
Generally, a course run is opened for online application only about 12 weeks before the scheduled training date and will close about 2 weeks before course commencement date or when the maximum number of applications is reached, whichever is earlier.
Courses with a “Commencement Date” available for selection in the “Online Application for Part Time Courses” system means that particular course run is available for application. If you do not see a commencement date of the course that you want, it means that the application for that course run has closed or it is not opened for application yet.
After the online application closes and upon confirmation of the running of the class, a confirmation letter of offer will be sent via email to and reach the applicant about 1 week before the course commencement date. The course fee, payment method, enrolment and other information will be provided in the letter. Applicants must provide a valid email address during the online application in order to receive the softcopy confirmation letter of offer.
For general enquiries, please contact:
Security Industry Institute
Hotline: 6225 5744 (6-CALL-SII)
Security Industry Institute reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fees, amend any other information or cancel classes with low enrolment.
For a student to obtain his/her certificate for full qualification, he/she has to submit copies of all the WSQ Statements of Achievement (SOAs) to the assessment centre (either SII or POLWEL) that has assessed the last WSQ SOA leading to the full qualification.
If the last SOA leading to the full qualification is assessed by SII, click here for the Request of Certificate for WSQ Full Qualification
If the last SOA leading to the full qualification is assessed by POLWEL, students are required to approach POLWEL in person for full qualification printing.
Student will receive the electronic full qualification certificate within 2 working weeks from the date of the full submission of the required form and document.
Please email the completed form to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. For further clarification, kindly call us at 6225 5744 (6-CALL-SII).