CATS (Centre for Advanced Training in Security) is a Centre of Excellence for Advanced Training in cyber security / physical security established by "KASE (Kerala Academy for Skills Excellence) a Government of Kerala initiative, and operated by International College for Security Studies (established under Pragmatic Educational Society, New Delhi)." The courses ensure development of sector specific security professionals, specializing in cyber security, physical security, investigations, intelligence and protection for individuals who wish to either re-skill themselves or brace themselves for a better career in Information security and Physical security.

CATS is under the process of getting recognized under PSARA 2005 act and PMKVY (Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana) to run government sponsored programs in security sectors for under privileged unemployed youth. Further, CATS is the centre of excellence in security under the banner of a state Government (Kerala) to set up a Physical and Cyber Security Training Centre of Excellence in India, the training syllabus/ modules of which are as per National Occupational Standards (NOS) developed by the Sector Skill Councils (SKC) under National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), Government of India. The programs offered through CATS are in line with the National Skills Qualification Framework as notified by the Government of India & the National Skill Development Corporation, Government of India. The syllabus is as per PSARA 2005 and PMKVY Schemes which are monitored by the Academic Council of KASE.


CATS is one of the best centre of excellence in India, dedicated to research and innovation in the Security Sector, to create professionals who can help in creating a safe and secure environment for corporates. Operated under Pragmatic Educational Society, the college has been set up in collaboration with Israeli College for Security and Investigation (ICSI), World’s leading and specialized college in security education. A reputed centre of excellence, CATS enjoys strong industry goodwill with international & national companies of repute. The institute has carved a niche in the domain of security studies through its uncompromising academic standards, technical research, pioneering programs, international linkages, and industry intervention. The pedagogic models used emphasize on practical knowledge and technology that are industry compatible, bringing the best to Asia’s first institute for Security Studies.

CATS has one of the best state of art training centre situated at SDF2,First Floor, KINFRA Park, Menamkulam, Kazhakoottam, Trivandrum, with a built up area of 6000 Sq ft, fully air- conditioned with wi-fi enabled class room, equipped with modern teaching aids and security laboratory with modern security equipments” CATS aims to change the way we look at security profession either in IT security or physical security. The institute aims to make its students ‘industry ready’ so as to make them productive from the day they join any organization. CATS is working closely with the industry and follows the developments and changes through regular interactions, seminars and workshops so as to make its courses most relevant and contemporary, based on present and future needs. Regular guest lectures by security experts of Corporate Houses, Industrial Visits, Mentorship Programs, On Job Trainings, and Projects are the key activities that keep the students abreast with the industry.

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