Units Required for a Security Licence Tasmania
General Guard / Crowd Control

7 Core Units from the Certificate II in Security Operations Select()
CPPSEC2001A* Communicate effectively in the security industry Crowd Control
CPPSEC2002A* Follow workplace safety procedures in the security industry Crowd Control
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
HLTFA311A
Provide first aid / Apply first aid
Learners who have this certificate will be granted the unit via the RPL process as a Credit Transfer

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The issue of a security licence in Tasmania requires the completion of 16 units of study for a general unarmed guard licence and 21 units to get a licence to also perform Crowd Control work.

There is also a PROVISIONAL licence where seven (7) units* (highlighted in yellow with *) are completed prior to licence application with remainder of units completed within 12 months.

  • 7 Core Units from Certificate II
  • 3 Elective Units at level I
  • 9 Elective Units at level II
  • 2 Elective Units at level III
UNITS from LEVEL I Select()
CPPSEC1001A* Identify and Report Security Risk Situations
CPPSEC1003A* Apply Security procedures for the Responsible Service of Alcohol Crowd Control
CPPSEC1005A* Apply Critical Infrastructure Protection Procedures
UNITS from LEVEL II Select()
CPPSEC2007A Screen people       (includes a practical assessment) Crowd Control
CPPSEC2009A Give Evidence in Court Crowd Control
CPPSEC2010A Protect Safety of Persons Crowd Control
CPPSEC2011B* Control Access to and Exit from Premises
CPPSEC2012A Monitor and Control Individual and Crowd Behaviour Crowd Control
CPPSEC2014A Operate Basic Security Equipment      (includes a practical assessment)
CPPSEC2015A Patrol Premises      (includes a practical assessment)
CPPSEC2017A Protect Self & Others Using Basic Defensive Techniques      (practical assessment)
TLIE2007A Use Communication Systems
UNITS from LEVEL III Select()
CPPSEC3013A Control persons using empty hand techniques      (includes a practical assessment)
CPPSEC3002A Manage conflict through negotiation

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and any special needs you may have for your training.
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• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

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