Certificate III in Security Operations

Certificate III in Security Operations CPP30411

Course Description:

This course is aimed at licensed security officers who want to increase their skills and knowledge in a broad range of security areas to build their career within the security industry.

Course Objectives:

On completion of the course participants will be able to:
  • Maintain workplace safety & security of an environment
  • Coordinate a quality security service to clients
  • Organise personal work priorities and contribute to effective workplace relationships
  • Manage conflict situations through negotiation
  • Determine the required response to security risk situations
  • Small security teams & provide for the safety of persons at risk
  • Control persons using a baton & restrain persons using handcuffs

Security Job Roles / Occupations:

This certificate course provides the employability skills to
create a career in Security and be employed as a:
  • Security Officer – static guard
  • Security Officer – mobile patrol
  • Crowd Controller
  • Body Guard
  • Armed Security Officer
  • Armed Security Officer – cash in transit industry


Visit our private eLearning campus – HR training college Several methods of assessment are used in this course:
  • Multiple Choice
  • Written Assessment – short answer
  • Project – Case Study, Scenario
  • Observation Assessment
  • Video to demonstrate practical skills

This security course is offered:

  • face-to-face in a classroom setting, small group OR
    one-on-one for individuals
  • ONLINE with a Mentor who you can contact for help
    and direction

ENROL NOW and train with us:

We are flexible in our training delivery and you can apply for:
  • Recognition of Prior Learning – RPL
for life experiences & training you have already undertaken

Security Units offered by HR training:

This qualification requires a total of fourteen (14) units to be completed consisting:
  • 8 Core Units
  • 6 Elective Units
8 CORE Units
BSBFLM303C Contribute to effective workplace relationships
BSBWOR301B Organise personal work priorities and development
CPPSEC3001A Maintain workplace safety in the security industry
CPPSEC3002A Manage conflict through negotiation
CPPSEC3003A Determine response to security risk situation
CPPSEC3005A Prepare and present security documentation and reports
CPPSEC3006A Coordinate a quality security service to customers
CPPSEC3007A Maintain security of environment
Choose four (4) to six (6) electives from the list below
CPPSEC2011B Control Access to and Exit from Premises
CPPSEC2012A Monitor and control individual and crowd behaviour
CPPSEC3004A Lead small teams in the security industry
CPPSEC3009A Prepare and present evidence in court
CPPSEC3008A Control security risk situations using firearms
CPPSEC3014A Control persons using baton
CPPSEC3015A Restrain persons using handcuffs
CPPSEC3013A Control persons using empty hand techniques
CPPSEC3017A Plan and conduct evacuation of premises
CPPSEC3018A Provide for the safety of persons at risk
CPPSEC3019A Operate specialised security equipment
CPPSEC3012A Store and protect information
CPPSEC3020A Monitor security from control room
CPPSEC3021A Maintain and use security databases
CPPSEC3050A Load and unload cash-in-transit in an UNSECURED environment
CPPSEC3051A Implement cash-in-transit security procedures
CPPSEC3052A Inspect and test cash-in-transit security equipment
Provide first aid / Apply first aid
General ELECTIVE Units
Two (2) elective units may be selected with appropriate contextualisation from other currently endorsed Training Packages from Certificate level II, III or level IV qualifications.
A maximum of one (1) unit can be chosen from level II
there are many units you can choose from,
some examples are listed below:
CPPSEC2018A Monitor electronic reporting facility
BSBWOR401A Establish effective workplace relationship
BSBWOR402A Promote team effectiveness
BSBWOR404A Develop work priorities

Discuss your choice of units and any specific training needs with our course coordinator who will help you achieve your goals.