Units required for Security Licences in the ACT
General Patrol Guard /
Crowd Controller / Body Guard
|7 Core Units from the Certificate II in Security Operations||Select()|
|CPPSEC2001A||Communicate effectively in the security industry|
|CPPSEC2002A||Follow workplace safety procedures in the security Industry|
|CPPSEC2003B||Work effectively in the security industry|
|CPPSEC2004B||Respond to security risk situation|
|CPPSEC2005A||Work as part of a security team|
|CPPSEC2006B||Provide security services to clients|
|Provide first aid / Apply first aid
(includes a practical assessment)
Learners who have this certificate will be granted the unit via the RPL process as a Credit Transfer.
The issue of a 1A security licence for a General Patrol guard in the ACT, requires the completion of the seven (7) core units and any five (5) electives from the Certificate II in security operations.
We have chosen five (5) specific elective units, so you will be able to apply for the following FOUR security licences in the ACT: Patrol Guard licence / Bodyguard licence / Crowd Controller licence and Monitoring Centre Operator licence
By completing the 12 units listed, participants are able to apply for a 1A, 1B and/or 1C security licence in the ACT.
For a 1C licence: to act as a Crowd Controller, three (3) specific units MUST be included in the choice of units for your Certificate II in security operations.
For a 1B licence: to act as a Bodyguard, two (2) specific units MUST be included in the choice of units for your Certificate II in security operations.
|Choose 5 Elective Units to gain the 3 security licences mentioned||Security Licences
|CPPSEC2010A||Protect safety of persons||Bodyguard|
Protect self & others using basic defensive techniques
|CPPSEC2011B||Control access to and exit from premises||
|CPPSEC2012A||Monitor and control Individual and crowd behaviour||Crowd control|
|If you don’t want to apply for the Crowd Controller, Bodyguard or Monitoring Centre licences above, then instead of studying the 5 units above you can choose any 5 of the units below:||Select()|
|CPPSEC3002A||Manage conflict through negotiation|
|CPPSEC2014A||Operate basic security equipment
(includes practical assessment)
|TLIE2007A||Use communication systems|
|CPPSEC2009A||Give Evidence in Court|
|CPPSEC2010A||Protect Safety of persons|
|CPPSEC3013A||Control persons using empty hand techniques|