Units required for a Security Licence Queensland
General Guard / Crowd Controller
Body Guard

For the new certificate soon to be offered, please refer to the units required form here
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
HLTAID003 or
Provide first aid / Apply first aid
Learners who have this certificate will be granted the unit via the RPL process as a Credit Transfer.

The issue of a security licence in Queensland for a general guard only requires eleven (11) units to be completed, but our course offers 12 units, so you can be issued with the full Certificate II in Security Operations.

We also include two “crowd control” units that will save you time and money if you wish to do the Crowd Controller licence.

  • To complete the Crowd Control licence, only 3 additional units need to be completed = a total of 15 units
  • One additional unit needs to be completed to obtain the Body Guard Licence = a total of 16 units
  • 7 Core Units
  • 4 Elective Units at Level II
  • 1 Elective Unit at Level III
  • 3 ADDITIONAL elective units at level III for the issue of a Crowd Controller licence
  • 1 ADDITIONAL elective unit for the issue of a Bodyguard licence
Four (4) ELECTIVE Units from level II and one (1) elective unit from level III Select()
CPPSEC2011B Control Access to and Exit from Premises
CPPSEC2014A Operate basic security equipment
CPPSEC2015A Patrol Premises
CPPSEC2012A Monitor and control individual and crowd behaviour
Crowd Control
Three (3) ADDITIONAL elective units for the issue of a Crowd Controller Licence Select()
CPPSEC3013A Control persons using empty hand techniques
Crowd Control
CPPSEC3002A Manage conflict through negotiation Crowd Control
CPPSEC3003A Determine response to security risk situation Crowd Control
CPPSEC3007A Maintain security of environment Crowd Control
One (1) ADDITIONAL elective unit for the issue of a Bodyguard Licence Select()
CPPSEC3018A Provide for the safety of persons at risk Bodyguard Licence

Contact HR training to discuss the security licence you would like to obtain
and any special needs you may have for your training.
We are flexible in our training delivery and you may apply for:

• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Contact Us to discuss your training needs