Security and Risk Management Courses

You are able to complete our Security Operations and Security Risk Management courses online and face-to-face. Our courses allow you to become a security guard by applying to the licencing bodies in each state. The units you need to study to gain a security licence are very similar in each state and territory but the license system and process is different.

(Online training is not able to be delivered in WA due to regulations in that state)

Training is customised to the needs of each organisation and/or individual person who enrols to ensure the best results and outcomes for each client. Discuss with us your situation and your needs; with over 30 years’ experience in vocational training in the workplace, we give clients options and advice on the best course and units to choose, based on your goals.


HR training offers a range of Security and Risk Management training courses:

The Certificate II in Security Operations is the certificate used by all states & territotries for the issue of Security licence in Australia, there are no electives. If you want to work as a security officer, our courses will give you a Certificate II in Security Operations.


LICENCES: General Guard, Crowd Control, Body Guard, Monitoring Room and Firearms/Armed Guard

The issue of a Security Licence in Queensland for an Unarmed Security Officer (guard) requires fourteen (14) units to be completed and we issue you a Certificate II in Security Operations (CPP20218). You can complete our security licence course online and face-to-face in a classroom, small group setting, or one-on-one.
14 Units is required for the issue of a security licence in Tasmania and we issue you a Certificate II in Security Operations (CPP20218)
To gain Agent Security Licences in Tasmania requires the completion of specific units of study for each of the security licences PLUS additional units specified by the Dept. of Justice Tasmania
The issue of a security licence in SA requires the completion of 14 units of study for a General Guarding licence and Crowd/ venue Control Licence.
In WA you can only complete the security licence course face-to-face in a classroom, small group setting, or a one-on-one session at our training venue located at 2690 Albany Highway (Cnr Turner Place), Kelmscott, Western Australia. The issue of a Security Licence in WA for the COMBINED Security Officer Static Guard, Mobile Patrol and Crowd Controller Licence requires fourteen (14) units to be completed and we issue you a Certificate II in Security Operations (CPP20218). (ONLINE training is not able to be delivered in WA due to regulations in that state)
Please see WA Police Certificate of Approval (13/2018) here. Please find WA Police Certificate of Approval (2021) here. Please find WA Police approval letter here.
Only 14 units need to be completed to apply for a General Patrol Guard, Crowd Controller Security Licence
In Victoria we offer the Certificate II in Security operations, but we do not offer a course that leads to gaining a security licence in Victoria.
The issue of Security Officer and/or Crowd Controller Licence in the NT requires fourteen (14) units of study to be completed and we issue you a Certificate II in Security Operations (CPP20218). If you are offered work before you have finished your training, you can apply for a Provisional Licence.
In NSW we offer the Certificate II in Security operations, but we do not offer a course that leads to gaining a security licence in NSW.

This course is mainly used by current security officers wanting to study more advanced, specialised skills like crowd control, body-guarding, monitoring room operations etc who are wanting to make security their career.
For example: in Queensland the following two units need to be done every 3 years as a REFRESHER for the Crowd Controller License.

In this unit you will learn defensive tactics skills to control persons using empty hand techniques.
In this unit you will learn communication & influencing skills to effectively manage conflict through negotiation.

This is the certificate you need to complete if you wish to be a BODYGUARD.

This security certificate course is the pathway for a career in security and risk management, for guards wanting to not only work in security operations, but move into the area of managing risk.

This Diploma security course is for experienced security officers who have a breadth of skills and knowledge of coordinating security operations, managing security officers and who have some experience in managing risk. The pre-requisite of completing the Diploma is having a Certificate IV in Security!

This Dual Diploma gives participants the opportunity to add more business skills to their security background.

The following clients have chosen HR training to conduct their business and management training courses:

GOVERNMENT

  • The Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade Australia (DFAT)
  • UN Commission in Pakistan
  • Parliament House Canberra
  • Tasmanian Ports Corporation
  • Fairfield City Council NSW

RETAIL

  • Westfield Shopping Centres
  • BP Australia

GOVERNMENT

  • Queensland Airports
  • Serco Sodexho
  • Armaguard

For more information on studying our diplomas, certificates and security licence courses online, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

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