Professional Certificate in Criminology & Behavioural Psychology

Provided by Aventis School of Management

Course introduction



This course is filled with field-tested methodologies and tactical directions designed to prevent, contain, manage and resolve emergencies and critical incidents efficiently and effectively.

1.Introduction to Social Psychology  – Understand and explain the factors that lead people to behave in a given way in the presence of others and the conditions under which certain behaviours and feelings occur.

2.Availability Heuristics & its effects – Examining mental shortcut that relies on immediate examples that come to mind and its effects.

3.Fundamentals to Personality – Introduction to basic theories of personality; learn personality system & sub-system, resisting personality and conformity.

4.Singapore’s Criminal Justice System – Introduced to criminology; Examine how Singapore governed in the context of law has shaped the criminal justice with reference to criminal statistics; Social contract

5.Positivist Criminology & Criticism –Focuses on studying the relationship between criminal behaviour and any external factors and criticism.

Curriculum Overview

Programme Structure


The delivery is intensive, interactive and work-oriented, employing a variety of industry methodologies and including presentations and case studies as well as group discussions.

•Corporate and government security professionals, Operations Managers, Security professionals of hotels, places of interests, tourist attractions and security consultancy companies;
•Working professionals such as managers and engineers in the IT, security and legal industries;
•Security consultants, security analyst, trainers and advisors seeking to enhance their professional status and development
•Site security/facility managers and engineers and Individuals tasked with risk management and homeland security
•Design and security architects/engineers/ Security project managers

Duration & Intake

Programme Duration

Date :  10 & 11 Mar 2018
Venue : 100 Orchard Road, Concorde Hotel Singapore
Time : 9am to 5pm

Fees & Funding


•$680 (General Public)
•$408 (Company Sponsored after PIC 40%)