OFO No: 541401
Other names for Security Officer:
- Beach Patrol Officer / Beach Guard
- Mobile Patrol Officer
- Railway Patrol Officer
- Security Guard
- Security Safety and Emergency Services Manager
- Security Services Coordinator
What is a Security Officer?
A Security Officer makes sure that industrial, residential or commercial property, railways, stations and other facilities are safe at all times.
What does a Security Officer do?
- patrols premises and guards property
- checks doors and windows
- watches monitors and CCTV
- responds to alarms
- investigates disturbances
- performs security checks of passengers and baggage
- works shifts
Are you … ?
- cool under pressure?
- a person with strong moral values?
- cool under stress?
- a quick thinker in serious situations?
- a team player?
How do I become a Security Officer?
You will need a minimum Grade 11
- In-service training with security company
- Learnership – Specialist Security Practices Level 4
Is becoming a Security Officer the right career choice for me?