New Zealand Certificate in Security (Advanced)

The Skills Organisation

Subject area

Security Services

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

It is highly recommended that education organisations offering programmes leading towards this qualification incorporate the requirement for the Security COA (certificate of approval) into their programmes.

Details of the COA can be found: https://www.justice.govt.nz/tribunals/licences-certificates/pspla/

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide New Zealand with individuals who have obtained advanced operational and technical skills experience, and knowledge, and performance for the security sector.

The qualification is suitable for people who intend to operate in higher level roles within the security sector.

Graduates will be capable of carrying out security work under minimal or no supervision in the security environment.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Other Society and Culture at this level can earn:

$25,000

Median earnings one year after study

$39,000

Median earnings two years after study

$33,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

31%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Hauraki Greenland Scholarship

Provided by:

Ministry of Justice

Website:

https://www.justice.govt.nz/justice-sector-policy/

Value:

$5,000 pa

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Betty Loughhead Soroptimist Scholarship Trust

Provided by:

The Betty Loughhead Soroptimist Scholarship Trust - Secretary

Website:

http://www.blsst.co.nz

Value:

Previous awards have generally been given in the region of $3,000 - $5,000 (per award).

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 525 2590
Fax: (09) 525 2591
Email: support@skills.org.nz
Web: http://www.skills.org.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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