Security Operations - Advanced

Templemore College of Further Education


Course Name Security Operations - Advanced
Course Provider Templemore College of Further Education
Alternative Provider(s) Tipperary ETB
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Course Code 6M4980
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 6 Advanced Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Templemore
Course Content This course is for those interested in working at supervisory level in the private security industry.
FET Code 6M4980 - Level 6, Advanced Certificate in Security Operations
Duration 1 year

Work experience is an important element of all our PLC courses. The College has a wide range of contacts and can assist participants in obtaining relevant work experience placement.

Garda Vetting is now a requiremen...

Course Fee Fees
Department of Education and Skills Contribution fee of €200 payable on registration (unless medical card holder), Student services fee €225 – This consists of a student services fee of €190 and a non-refundable deposit of €35, QQI exam fees €50 (unless medical card holder), Field Trips €50 approx. (visit security organisations ), Swimming classes €100.
Financial Support The range of financial support available to students intending to attend Further Education includes: Maintenance Grant Scheme, Special Rates of Maintenance Grants, and Fund for Students with
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VTOS - Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme
To be eligible you must be over 21 years, and 6 months in receipt of a qualifying social welfare payment. This grant may include the cost of some books, lunch and travel expenses.
Interview 1st round of interviews for all courses is in May 2018. Final round is at the end of August for remaining places.
Application Date

All students are now encouraged to apply on-line where possible. However if you wish to complete a paper copy please contact the College. Closing date for the receipt of first round applications is Wednesday 25th April 201...

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Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Courses commence in Early September each year.
Application Fee A non refundable administration fee of €10 applies to all applications.
Subjects Taught Main Areas Of Study
Business Management
Conflict Management
Customer Service
Crime Prevention
Supervisory Security Management
Work Experience.
Mature Entry Places Mature students are welcome on all courses.
Entry Requirements QQI level 5 award in Security studies, with a minimum of 3 distinctions, or relevant work experience in security industry. The Garda vetting process must be completed prior to commencement in respect of all working in security. Students must be in possession of a current PSA licence on Guarding Skills or Door Security Procedures.
Careers or Further Progression Educational Progression/Employment Opportunities
Students can also progress to a range of third level courses through the Higher Education Links Scheme.
Further Enquiries PLC Co-Ordinator
Phone: 0504 31007
Fax: 0504 31544
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