Institute of Technology or PolytechnicUniversal College of Learning (UCOL)
This course is available
Level of Study
Next start date
Expected Feb 2024
Palmerston North Campus (Main Campus)
Learn essential skills to gain employment in the security industry with UCOL's New Zealand Certificate in Security (Foundation) Level 3.
UCOL's New Zealand Certificate in Security (Foundation) Level 3 will equip you with the skills, knowledge and attributes required to work in the security industry, including maintaining security and safety at sites.
Career & Study Outcomes
To be eligible for a Certificate of Approval, under the Private Security Personnel and Private Investigators Act 2010 (section 33), all applicants are required to:
English language Requirement: IELTS - General or Academic: Score of 5.0 with no band lower than 5; TOEFL (iBT) - Score of 35 (with a writing score of 14); Cambridge English Qualifications - B2 with score of 154; no less than 154 in each skill; OET - Minimum Grade C or 200 in all subtests; NZCEL - Level 3 (General); and Pearson Test of English (Academic) - Score of 36 with no band less than 36.
In addition to this international applications under the age of 20 must have NCEA equivalency (refer to Business Development International).