This 4-week training series provides the knowledge and practical skills required for entry into the security field, including mandatory training required for provincial licensing under the Security Services Act. Additional modules provide practical application of skills and additional certification in WHIMIS, Transportation of Dangerous Goods, Occupational First Aid Level 1 and Traffic Control (Flag Person training).
Note: this is government-funded training, please see the admissions tab below for eligibility.
The security industry on Vancouver Island continues to grow and security companies need qualified employees. The Enhanced Security course offered by NIC will give you the tools and qualifications to join this exciting field.
Ian Pitcairn, Basic Security Training instructor
You may be eligible if you are:
North Island College staff will work with you to answer your questions, help determine your eligibility, assist with forms, and complete the application process.
Space is limited. Apply now! 1-800-715-0914 ext. 4601 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Funding for this program is provided by the Government of Canada through the Canada–British Columbia Workforce Development Agreement. Tuition, textbooks and license application fees are provided at no cost to eligible participants. Sponsorship does not include living expenses. All participants must meet the following funding eligibility criteria:
And belong to one of the following employment categories:
Upgrade your English, math and science courses for entry into the program of your choice. Succeed with the help of NIC’s supportive instructors. Courses are flexible and start several times a year so you can learn at your own pace. We offer daytime and evening options. Learn more
Please call 1-800-715-0914 ext. 4601 or email email@example.com
This all-inclusive training series includes the following education, training, and certification:
Employment Skills Access programs will be accessible throughout the North Island College region, and may be offered in collaboration with community and partners. Please keep in mind that start dates and locations may change to accommodate applicant and community demand.
NIC offers industry-approved skills training, nationally recognized credentials, networking opportunities, applied skills and knowledge to advance your career.