Do you want a job in the security industry?
Get the training you need to keep your community safe with a job as a security guard.
Gain both theoretical and practical skills and knowledge through a variety of methods including onsite workshops, online study, and work-based training.
- The first two courses will give you the skills required to work in the industry
- The last three courses will give you the knowledge and training to become professional security personnel.
Once you have completed the first three unit standards you can apply for the NZQA Certificate of Approval (COA).
In order to secure employment in the New Zealand security industry, you must be over 18 years and be able to pass a police check.
|Start Month(s)||Rolling intakes (February - September 2020)|
|Study Location(s)||MIT Otara and workplace.|
|Youth Guarantee||Not Available|
One year (part-time)
|Study Method||Onsite classes, online and work-based learning|
|International Fees||Not Available to International Students|
|Māori and Pasifika Trades Training Scholarship||Not Available|
Information is correct as at October 2019. Programme fees are based on a full-time student and may vary depending on your final selection of courses that make up your programme. To provide you with an indication of costs, the approximate fees quoted in this publication are based on the indicative 2020 fee structure. The indicative programme fees for 2020 do not include the Compulsory Student Services Fee (CSSF). The CSSF is an additional levy to your 2020 programme or course fees. Further information about the CSSF can be found here www.manukau.ac.nz/cssf. Programmes stated as eligible for free study in 2020 are based on the 2019 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2020. All fees are in New Zealand Dollars. You will be advised of the current fees at the time of enrolment. All courses and programmes will proceed subject to numbers and academic approval. Manukau Institute of Technology is accredited under the provisions of the Education Act 1989. International students must study in class and will not be able to enrol for online study options.