Security Training Academy

Red Security Training is a well- known centre for learning and development.

The history of our Training Division is one of success, starting from humble beginnings. We not only develop skills to equip individuals to progress personally and corporately, we inspire them, to ensure continued growth and achievement.

At Red Security Training, we have a passion for people and their development. Training and Development today is the foundation of good business, a rewarding career and social growth. Prevailing economic conditions mean that up-skilling, re-skilling and skills development are sound decisions for companies, organizations and individuals alike.

Our training philosophy is that education, training and development should positively impact on the lives of our students and help them to enhance their careers.

We adhere to three principles:

  • Training to be results-driven for students and employers
  • Training to be cost-effective and a return on investment
  • Making training fun

Red Security Training is an accredited training provider with various statutory bodies

Private Security Industry Regulatory Authority (PSIRA)

Red has been accredited with PSIRA since 1999, with PSIRA

Safety and Security SETA (SASSETA)

Red Security Training Centre is a fully accredited NQF level 3 General Security & NQF Level 4 Security Specialist

Security Training

Our Training is focused on occupational development and when completed, will constitute competencies in full qualifications, part-qualifications, skills programmes, short courses and Industry Statutory Standards Related Training programmes.

We offer students and employers a variety of options available for study purposes like full-time studies, part -time studies, distance learning, e-learning, assessment services and RPL-options in various occupationally directed learning fields.

Full Qualification

We offer the following full qualifications within the SASSETA Scope:

National Certificate: General Security Practices NQF Level 3 SAQA ID 58577

Further Education and Training Certificate: Security Specialist NQF Level 4 SAQA ID 57713

Training Staff

Our Training Staff are professionally qualified individuals and subject matter experts with many years of experience in their field as well as the training industry.

Our Security Instructors are all registered with PSIRA as well as registered Assessors and Moderators with SASSETA and other SETA’s to ensure compliance within the National Qualifications Framework.

Skills Programmes

  • Skills Programme 1: Patrol Security Officer
  • Skills Programme 2: Access Control Officer
  • Skills Programme 3: Asset and Reaction Officer
  • Skills Programme 4: Security Supervisor
  • Skills Programme 5: Junior Manager
  • Skills Programme 6: Event Security

Short Courses

  • PSIRA Grade E Training
  • PSIRA Grade D Training
  • PSIRA Grade C Training
  • PSIRA Grade B Training
  • PSIRA Grade A Training
  • Events Security Training
  • Retail Security Training
  • Armed Response Training

Other Short Courses

  • AIDS awareness
  • Basic Fire Fighting
  • Basic Budgeting
  • Business Communication Skills
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Business Ethics and Professional Conduct
  • Business Management
  • Business Writing Skills
  • Coaching Skills
  • Conflict Management
  • Customer Care
  • Diversity Training
  • Disciplinary Procedures
  • Emergency drills and evacuation procedures
  • Entrepreneurial skills
  • Employee Wellness Programmes
  • Facilitation and presentation skills
  • Health and Safety Training
  • Health and Safety Representative Training
  • Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Meeting Procedures
  • Motivation
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Performance Management
  • Perform one-on-one training on the job
  • Problem solving and decision making
  • Productivity in the workplace
  • Report Writing
  • Risk Behavior and substance abuse
  • Riot Control
  • Situational Leadership
  • Supervisory Skills
  • Stress Management
  • Teamwork and Team Performance
  • Team Building
  • Telephone Skills