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This is a listing of further education and training awards made by QQI. They are at Level 1 to 6 on the NFQ. For awards in Higher Education and Training at Level 6 to 10 on the NFQ please look at the Programmes listing.

Qualification Details

Title

Private Security Services

Code

4M1976

NFQ Level

4

EQF Level

3

Award Class

Major

Field of Learning

10. Services > 3. Security services > 2. Protection of persons and property

Credit Value

90

Publication Date

16-09-2016

Review Date

31-12-2016

Deactivation Date

12-12-2018

Status

Under Review

Certificate Specification

EUROPASS Certificate Supplements

Programme Validation Information

Qualification Requirements

This award was developed through the Common Award System. Any providers who wish to offer this award must have their programme validated by QQI before it can be delivered to learners. The provider should check the award specification for this award (see below) and its associated minor awards for validation requirements.

The total credit value required for this certificate is 90. This will be achieved by completing:

Awards

Code

Title

NFQ Level

Credit Value

All of the following component(s)

4N0689

Communications

4

15

4N1114

Door Security Procedures

4

10

4N1118

Guarding Skills

4

10

4N1124

Workplace Safety

4

10

4N1989

Customer Service

4

10

A minimum credit value of 15 from the following component(s)

4N1168

Work Experience

4

15

4N1170

Work Practice

4

15

A minimum credit value of 10 from the following component(s)

4N1131

Personal and Interpersonal Development

4

10

4N1132

Personal Effectiveness

4

10

4N1169

Teamworking

4

10

The remaining credit value of 10 can be obtained by using vocationally relevant component(s) from level 4. A maximum of 10 credits may be used from either level 3 or level 5.