Certificate II in Security Operations CPP20218 (security licence course)

Security Licence Course Description:

This course is aimed at the skills and knowledge required to obtain an Australian Security licence to work as a guard in the security industry. Depending upon the type of security officer (guard) you wish to be, will determine the units you will need to study.

Each state of Australia has a different list of units required for the issue of a security licence. See the units needed to gain a:

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Course Objectives:

On completion of the course participants will be able to:

  • communicate effectively and work as part of a security team
  • follow workplace safety procedures and apply first aid
  • work effectively in the security industry and respond to security risk situations
  • provide a security service to clients
  • patrol premises and use communication systems
  • monitor & control individual & crowd behaviour and
    protect the safety of persons
  • operate basic security equipment
  • protect yourself and others and control persons using
    defensive tactics
  • control the access to and exit from premises
  • screen people

Security Job Roles / Occupations:

This certificate course provides the employability skills to create a career in Security and be employed as a:

  • Security Officer – static guard
  • Security Officer – mobile patrol
  • Crowd Controller
  • Body Guard


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Several methods of assessment are used in this course:

  • Multiple Choice
  • Written Assessment – short answer
  • Project – Case Study, Scenario
  • Observation Assessment
  • Video to demonstrate practical skills

This security course is offered:

  • face-to-face in a classroom setting, small group OR
    one-on-one for individuals
  • ONLINE with a Mentor who you can contact for help
    and direction

Security Units offered by HR training:

This qualification requires a total of fourteen (14) CORE / Compulsory units.There are NO electiveunits in this Certificate:

  • 14 Core / Compulsory Units

14 CORE / Compulsory Units
CPPSEC2101 Apply effective communication skills to maintain security
CPPSEC2102 Apply legal and procedural requirements to work effectively within a security team
CPPSEC2103 Apply WHS, emergency response and evacuation procedures to maintain security
CPPSEC2104 Apply risk assessment to select and carry out response to security risk situations
CPPSEC2105 Provide quality services to a range of security clients
CPPSEC2106 Protect self & others using basic defensive techniques (includes practical assessment)
CPPSEC2107 Patrol premises to monitor property & maintain security (includes practical assessment)
CPPSEC2108 Screen people, personal effects and items to maintain security
CPPSEC2109 Monitor and control access and exit of persons and vehicles from premises
CPPSEC2110 Monitor and control individual and crowd behaviour to maintain security
CPPSEC2111 Apply security procedures to manage intoxicated persons
CPPSEC2112 Escort and protect persons and valuables
CPPSEC2113 Escort and protect persons and valuables
HLTAID003 Provide first aid (includes practical assessment)

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