Training for security licences ≠ Certificate II in Security Operations

Most of us tend to think that to get a security licence, you just need to complete the Certificate II in Security Operations. But, is that the case? Currently in Australia, the licencing requirements vary from state to state. Completing the a standard Certificate II in Security Operations with 12 units does not necessarily mean…

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Difference between the new and the old training package for cleaning operations/management

On 6th May 2016, the new training packages for Certificate III in Cleaning Operations and Certificate IV in Cleaning Management were released and published on training.gov.au. Certificate III in Cleaning Operations changed from CPP31011 to CPP31316 Certificate IV in Cleaning Management changed from CPP41011 to CPP40416 For students, the main question is “What are the…

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Security guard licencing in Australia

In Australia, each state or territory has their own authoritative bodies when it comes to the issuance of security guard licences. What confuses our students is not the difference in licencing bodies, but the discrepancies in training requirements. In this article, we will briefly talk about the training requirements for getting a security licence in…

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Online training – benefits and drawbacks

In 2011, HRtraining opened its online learning management system HRtraining College. Since then, all of our new students are enrolled online. After about a year, we literally eliminated paper-based assessment and transferred everything online. Admittedly, online training is the future. This trend is perfectly epitomized by the unneglectable popularity of MOOC (massive open online course)…

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