NSQF-Certified Physical Security Trainer.pdf

Certified Physical Security Trainer

  • Job DescriptionA PST would be required to train a batch of trainees within a stipulated period of time and according to a certified syllabus. He/she should be able to impart knowledge, refine understanding of the subject and hone skills of the pupils. A PST should have requisite aptitude for training and teaching, backed by adequate knowledge and experience in safe, proficient handling and use of licenced firearms. Trainer should be able to teach and train the freshers as well as those already working in the PSS without receiving formal training.  
  • SectorPrivate Security
  • NSQF LevelLevel 6
  • Notional Hours130
  • Accrediting BodiesSecurity Sector Skill Development Council
  • Certifying BodiesSecurity Sector Skill Development 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
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    SSS/N0801 (Certified Physical Security Trainer) Mandatory 30 6
    SSS/N 0301 (Supervise a security unit) Mandatory 5 6
    SSS/N 0302 (Carry out job-specific security duties) Mandatory 4 6
    SSS/N 0303 (Deal with lost & found property) Mandatory 2 6
    SSS/N 0304 (Supervise security escort duties) Mandatory 3 6
    SSS/N 0305 (Control access to the assigned premises) Mandatory 5 6
    SSS/N 0305 (Control access to the assigned premises) Mandatory 5 6
    SSS/N 0102 (Conform to rudimentary legal requirements of Private Security Agencies (Regulation) Act – 2005 when undertaking security tasks) Mandatory 5 6
    SSS/N 0103 (Provide private guarding service to people, property and premises) Mandatory 5 6
    SSS/N 0105 (Carry out screening and search activities to maintain security) Mandatory 4 6
    SSS/N 0106 (Control parking in designated areas) Mandatory 5 6
    SSS/N 0108 (Health and safety) Mandatory 20 6
    SSS/N 0109 (Security in commercial deployments) Mandatory 3 6
    SSS/N 0110 (Security in industrial deployments) Mandatory 3 6
    SSS/N 0111 (Positive projection of self and the organisation) Mandatory 5 6
    SSS/N0202 - Observe safety norms while handling firearms Mandatory 5 6
    SSS/N0203 - Deal with security situations warranting use of licenced firearms Mandatory 5 6
    SSS/N0204 - Provide private armed guarding service to people, property and premises Mandatory 3 6
    SSS/N0205 - Support guarding duties with licenced firearms Mandatory 3 6
    SSS/N0206 - Carry out routine armed guarding duties Mandatory 5 6
    SSS/N0207 - Support cash and valuables-in-transit operations Mandatory 5 6
    SSS/N0208 - Armed guarding duties in commercial deployments Mandatory 2 6
    SSS/N0209 - Armed guarding duties in industrial deployments Mandatory 2 6