Certificate in Security

Waikato Institute of Technology

Subject area

Security Services


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Entry requirements

Open Entry

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will develop a range of practical skills in security for pre-employment and/or further training in the security industry. Graduates will be eligible to apply for the National Certificate in Security (Level 2) and the National Certificate in Security (Level 3) upon successful completion of the required modules within the programme.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Other Society and Culture at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


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Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Not Available

Employment rate two years after study


Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

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YWCA Young Women's Tertiary Education Scholarship

Provided by:

YWCA Hamilton - ProGramme Coordinator





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The 'Ko Te Tangata' Scholarship (Bay of Plenty Schools)

Provided by:

University of Waikato - Scholarships Office




Up to $5,000

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 444 204
Phone: (0800) 294 6832
Fax: (07) 838 0707
Email: qau@wintec.ac.nz
Web: http://www.wintec.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

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