Security Industry

SQA offers a variety of security qualifications that are devised to aid in the protection of property, premises and people. This includes Security Systems and Licence to Practice qualifications.

Our qualifications have been designed to meet industry standards and equip people with the skills and knowledge to be successful within the Security Industry.

For more information on SQA Security qualifications visit: My Sector - Security industry

Important information: As of 1 September 2016, all SVQs with an established SCQF level no longer include the SVQ level in their titles. Please note that our web pages and documents will gradually be updated over time as the SVQs are reviewed, so may still contain the existing titles. More information on SCQF levels can be found on our SCQF web page.

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