Certificate II in Security Operations


Duration: Dependent on method of delivery and your prior knowledge and experience

Location: APS Bundaberg, self-paced, on-site by request

Cost: $1450.00
(GST free)

Certificate II in Security Operations–CPP20218

APS Training Group is your best source of reliable occupational training when you’re looking to enter the security industry. Persons wishing to enter the industry as licensed security (unarmed), security (monitoring) and crowd controller in Queensland, must have completed the 14m core competencies within the CPP20218 – Certificate II in Security Operations course. This qualification reflects the role of a security officer, responsible for maintaining safety and security by patrolling, protecting or guarding property while unarmed, and screening entry, monitoring and removing persons from a premise.
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This entry-level course for security personnel will equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills to provide quality security services to clients, operate radio, video recording or alarm equipment, patrol premises, control entry/exit points, perform screening of items or people and work with teams as a crowd controller. Our experienced trainers ensure each participant gains valuable skills that they can use in many areas throughout their career.

You will be required to complete all 14 core units to complete your Certificate II in Security Operations. Graduates will be eligible for work in the following positions:
  • Security Officer (Control Room)
  • Security Officer (Mobile Patrol)
  • Security Officer (Crowd Controller)
  • Security Officer (Loss Prevention)
This course also serves as the basis for advanced security services such as:
  • Cash Transit Officers Licence (additional units of study required)
  • Dog Patrol Security Officers Licence (additional units of study required)

Blended delivery
Classroom delivery for groups
Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

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

HLTAID011 – Provide first aid

$1450.00 – GST free

As we are environmentally friendly, all certificates will be emailed

There are no formal prerequisites.

Participants should possess adequate (Year 10 equivalent) reading, writing, numeracy and comprehension skills to complete learning and assessment activities.

Entrants must also be 18 years old and have no criminal convictions within the last 10 years.

APS Training Group is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO # 31588) governed by the Australian Skills Quality Authority.

There are no electives for this course.