ITM and Skills Framework Launch
Launch of the ITM and Skills Framework for Security Industry was held on Tuesday, 13 February 2018. The event was officiated by Mrs Josephine Teo, Minister, Prime Minister’s Office, 2 nd Minister, Ministry of Home Affairs and Ministry of Manpower. Mrs Teo’s speech is appended below:
Inaugural ACSA-SAS Townhall Meeting
Valentine Day 2018 was a special day for ACSA and SAS. Both ACSA and SAS held hands by jointly organising the 1 st Townhall meeting for members of both Associations. It’s a milestone event and goes down in history.
Both security associations were founded over 2 decades ago to serve the interests of private security industry. Held at the RELC on 14 Febriary 2018, a record 270 representatives witnessed this milestone event. The overwhelming response bears testimony of the support extended by members of both associations.
Members present gave their support to the elected officials of ACSA and SAS to pursue the SAs’ interests’ in crafting equitable contractual terms and engaging the buyers to be provided fair and plausible contractual terms like prompt payments and reasonable liquidated damages (LD).
Members were informed that the bonding and working relationship amongst the two security associations, Union of Security Employees, NTUC,PLRD and MOM were cordial and has paved the way for open and frank discussions and resulting in informed decision.
Senior representatives of PLRD and MOM who attended this meeting gave further updates on the criteria for SAGE 2018.