Safety in Society NC (V) Level 2-4

Safety in Society NC (V) is designed to provide both the theory and practice of safety in society. The practical component of the study may be offered in real workspace environment or simulated workplace environment. It will provide students with an opportunity to experience work situations during the period of study.

Additional Requirements

  • A Minimum age of 17 years, not older than 25 years
  • South African Citizen
  • No Criminal Records
  • Medically Fit
  • Good Physical Fitness
  • Psychometric Test

Fundamental Compulsory Subjects:

  • First additional language – which must be the language of teaching and learning
  • Mathematical Literacy
  • Life Orientation

Vocational Subjects

Level 2 Level 3 Level 4
    • Introduction to Governance
    • Introduction to Law
    • Principles of Criminal Justice

Any of the following

  • Criminology
  • Introduction to Policing
    • Governance
    • Criminal Law
    • Criminal Justice Structure and Mandates

Any of the following

  • Criminology
  • Theory of Policing Practices
    • Governance
    • Law Practices and Evidence
    • Criminal Justice Process

Any of the following

  • Criminology
  • Applied Policing

Career Paths

  • Join the Police Service e.g. the SAPS
  • Traffic Agencies and Military Police Division
  • Join Private Security Services (e.g. Security Management)
  • Community Policing and South African National Defence Force (SANDF)
  • Join the National Statutory Intelligence Agencies

Career opportunity

  • South African Police Services
  • Security and Surveillance
  • Private Security
  • Community Policing
  • National Intelligence
  • Legal Assistance
  • Work in community structures
  • Correctional Services
  • South African National Defence Force