Guard and Patrol, Access Control Management (Provide Guard and Patrol Services, and Operate Basic Security Equipment)

Course Information

Training Provider

Temasek Polytechnic

Available Subsidies
  • SkillsFuture-funded
  • SkillsFuture Credit
Supported by PGSS?


Course Description

Learn essential skills needed to be a security officer in this 3-day course: guard duty, patrolling, incident reporting, access control, alarm & CCTV operation.

Why You Should Apply

Security jobs available upon completion of 3 basic security courses! Exclusive for Grab partners only.

Course Duration

3 days Training (9am – 6pm) + 1 Day assessment

Course Date(s)

Select 1 course run.


Course Run 1

Course Period: 8 July 2024 – 11 July 2024


Course Run 2

Course Period: 29 July 2024 – 1 August 2024

Application Deadline

Course Run 1

Register by 23 June 2024


Course Run 2

Register by 14 July 2024

Training Mode

Face to face

What Jobs Will It Pave The Way To?

Security Officer

Learning Outcomes

What You'll Learn

This 3-day course covers basic security skills and knowledge required to be deployed as security officer and includes performing static guard duty, handling telephone call and lost-and-found properties, patrolling premises and making incident reports.

Entry Requirements

Requirements & Process

This course is suitable for any Grab partner who is seeking a career in the security industry.


Entry Requirements:

  1. No minimum educational entry requirements. However, candidates must meet the required workplace literacy and numeracy level and should possess the relevant assumed skills and knowledge.
  2. Candidates are advised to apply from the Singapore Police Force for a security officer licence before submitting an online application for courses at SII.




1) Submit interest to Grab


2) Apply for Provisional Security Officer (SO) Licence

  • Click here to apply
  • Search for the keyword “Security Officer” and choose “Security Officer’s Licence (SO)
  • $16 processing fee applies
  • While waiting for the licence approval, you may proceed to step 3


3) Register for course

  • Log in to the STEP online application portal (using your Singpass)


4) Make payment

  • Receive payment details via email from Temasek Poly 2 weeks before course commences


5) Complete all courses, apply for SO Licence and start NEW job application

  • Explore available security jobs at GrabAcademy website

Course Fees

Full Course Fees (incl. GST)


Singapore Citizens (incl. GST)
  • 40 years old & above: $47.47
  • 39 years old & below: $122.24
  • Singapore PR: $122.24 (regardless of age)
  • Singaporeans aged 25 years old and above may use SkillsFuture Credit to offset the fees.  Click here to learn more.
  • GST rate has been revised to 9% with effect from 1 Jan 2024
  • Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP): NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course  fee support for up to $250 each year (or up to $500 for NTUC members aged 40 years old and  above). Click here to learn more.