CPP20218 Certificate II in Security Operations

CRICOS CODE: 102519J
Course Duration: 6 Weeks
FEES- Tuition: $1,400  Application: $250
Security Business License Number: 932-183-00S

Course Description

This qualification, as described in the CPP Property Service Training Package,
equips individuals with the entry level occupational licensing requirements for the
security Industry in Victoria.

Australian College of Trade delivers this training for licensing purposes as a holder of Private Security Business License for the license activity of Private Security Trainer.

This is a licensed occupation. In Victoria, regulatory requirements are set by the Victoria Police Licensing and Regulation Division.

Location: 859 High Street, Thornbury, VIC 3071. Level 9, 190 Queen Street, Melbourne VIC 3000 (location is subject to change at the time of enrolment)

Duration: 6 weeks including holidays

Tuition weeks: 6 weeks

Delivery and Assessment mode: Face to face, combination of theory, practical and/or project assessments

Entry Requirements

  • Completion of year 11 or equivalent (subject to the assessment and approval of Australian College of Trade
    Admission team)
  • English requirements IELTS 5.5 or equivalent or TOEFL PB 506, IBT 62, PTE Academic 46, CAE & CPE (from 2015) 152
  • Applicants must be 18 years of age and above
  • Successful completion of the Pre-Training Review (PTR)
  • LLN Level 3

Work based Training / Workplacement: NIL

Possible Pathways for further study:
CPP30418 Certificate III in Security Operations

Possible Occupational Outcomes:

  • Armed Guard
  • Cash in Transit
  • Combined Armed Guard & Cash in Transit
  • Unarmed Guard
  • Crowd Control
  • Combined Crowd Control & Unarmed Guard

*Tuition fees and other course related fees are not subject to change once a student has enrolled.
All equipment & resources are at student’s expense

Core 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 and others using basic defensive techniques
CPPSEC2107 Patrol premises to monitor property and maintain security
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 Apply security procedures to remove persons from premises
CPPSEC2113 Escort and protect persons and valuables
HLTAID003 Provide first aid

*International Students, please note:
If one of the following applies, you do not need to provide evidence of an English Test score:

  • you are enrolled in full-time school studies as a principal course including in a secondary exchange program, a postgraduate research course, a standalone English Language Intensive Course for Overseas Students (ELICOS), and Foreign Affairs or Defence sponsored students
  • you have completed at least five years’ study in one or more of the following countries: Australia, UK, USA, Canada, New Zealand, South Africa, or the Republic of Ireland
  • you are a citizen and hold a passport from UK, USA, Canada, NZ or Republic of Ireland
  • in the two years before applying for the student visa, you completed, in Australia and in the English language, either the Senior Secondary Certificate of Education or a substantial component of a course leading to a qualification from the Australian Qualifications Framework at the Certificate IV or higher level, while you held a student visa.

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