This course is designed to provide training for those that are looking for a career in the Security Industry. It assists students to gain the knowledge required to undertake routine security officer duties and to follow established practices within the workplace in a safe manner for all. The student will also develop skills in planning, organising and working with others or as an individual.
Certificate II in Security Operations (Release 2)
18 days sessions or 36 evening sessions
Note: A police check would be required to apply for a security licence. A security licence is a prerequisite for any security job/position.
There is no work placement required in this course.
Upon successful completion, students may wish to enrol into CPP20218 Certificate II in Security Operations. An unarmed guard and crowd controller licence covers many security industry jobs such as at
Upon successful completion, students may wish to enrol into
CPP31318 Certificate III in Security Operations.
This course comprises of 14 units
The below table represent Unit code, name and their scheduled hours
|Apply effective communication skills to maintain security
|Apply legal and procedural requirements to work effectively within a security team
|Apply WHS, emergency response and evacuation procedures to maintain security
|Apply risk assessment to select and carry out response to security risk situations
|Provide quality services to a range of security clients
|Protect self and others using basic defensive techniques
|Patrol premises to monitor property and maintain security
|Screen people, personal effects and items to maintain security
|Monitor and control access and exit of persons and vehicles from premises
|Monitor and control individual and crowd behaviour to maintain security
|Apply security procedures to manage intoxicated persons
|Apply security procedures to remove persons from premises
|Escort and protect persons and valuables
|Provide first aid
Morning and Evening sessions
Once a student receives a satisfactory result for all required assessment tasks a competent (C) outcome will be awarded for the entire unit. The student must demonstrate their understanding of all competency standards in each unit before receiving a competent outcome.
These competencies have been drawn from the nationally endorsed industry training package the Property Services Training Package (CPP). Upon successful completion of the training and assessment, the qualification CPP20218 Certificate II in Security Operations will be issued. A transcript listing all units of competency will also be issued. The qualification and units of competency are nationally recognised and provide individuals with a valuable qualification that can be applied throughout Australia.
Applicants can apply for recognition of prior learning of their existing skills and knowledge that are relevant to the units of competency within the program. These skills and knowledge may have been obtained through workplace training or experience and may reduce the number of unitsrequired to be completed during the program. Students are encouraged to notify Optimistic Futures of their interest or intention to apply for RPL prior to their enrolment.
Detailed student information is provided in our Student Handbook, which is supplied with the enrolment package. This Booklet contains important information about a student’s rights and obligations, such as their right to privacy, a safe training environment, right to complaint or appeal an assessment decision, meeting course progress requirement and maintaining appropriate student behaviour. It is important that person applying for enrolment must have had reviewed this information first.
Students are expected to bring along notebook and pen to take notes, may also bring a laptop.
On fulfilling the requirements, an AQF Qualification in CCPP20218 – Certificate II in Security Operations will be issued to learners within 30 days of completion of the qualification. Students completing units but not completing the qualification will be issued with a Statement of Attainment detailing the units that have been completed successfully
To be eligible for Concession rate to be eligible for the concession rate, you must hold anyone of the following:
Please provide a copy of any one of the above stated identity document prior to the commencement of training. If you need to apply for a HCC, please ask us for a form or visit your local Centrelink office. You will need to apply as soon as possible and provide a copy to recruitment or the trainer before your course commences.
Concessions also apply for;
The standards for Registered Training Organisations require an RTO to inform the prospective students of their right to statutory cooling off period. A statutory cooling off period of 10 days is applicable under Consumer Law to withdraw from a consumer agreement, if the agreement has been through unsolicited marketing and sales tactics. However, it may be noted that we do not engage in any aggressive marketing tactics like door to door marketing, hence Statutory cooling off period will not as such be applicable to our students who have enrolled into a program. However, for refund options students may refer to our refund policy available in Student Handbook.
For information about the refund policy please refers to the student handbook, find it on our website under ‘Student Information’ section or speak to one of our friendly customer services staff.
Showing Competence in all assessment is a necessary part of this program to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge set out in the competency standards. Optimistic futures will be conducting of realistic workplace tasks, project, knowledge tests, case studies, feedback from supervisors.
Note: For the avoidance of doubt face to face includes both in-class and online (due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions) delivery.
Each participant enrolling in a course will need a Unique Student Identifier (USI) number to obtain their certificate or qualification when studying nationally recognised training in Australia. A USI gives you access to your online USI account which will help keep all your training records together. Certificates and Statements of Attainment cannot be issued without this number.
Fee for service:- Fee for service cost is $950 this includes all workbooks /material and/or equipment.
Mode of Payment:- Both Cash and Card are accepted
Initial Deposit:- A payment of $120 is required to secure your vacancy.
Details of fees (Subject to change without notification):- The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
If student has any complaint against Optimistic Futures’s policies, procedure, staff, fellow students, assessments, marking or learning resources, they can obtain a complaint form, from the reception of the Optimistic Futures, and submit as soon as possible for an early action
For further information about the complaints and appeal process, please refer to student handbook or speak to one of our staff.
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