Units Required for Certificate III in Security Operations

Certificate III in Security Operations

8 CORE Units Select()
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

This qualification requires a total of fourteen (14) units to be completed consisting:

  • 8 Core Units
  • 6 Elective Units

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

WA only

CPPSEC3014A Control persons using baton

WA only

CPPSEC3015A Restrain persons using handcuffs

WA only

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

Monitoring room operator

CPPSEC3020A Monitor security from control room

Monitoring room operator

CPPSEC3021A Maintain and use security databases

Monitoring room operator

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
HLTAID003* or


Provide first aid / Apply first aid

Learners who have this certificate will be granted the unit via the RPL process as a Credit Transfer. This unit is not delivered by HR training but organised to be completed with St John’s Ambulance.

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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 and all units must ensure the integrity

of the AQF alignment and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome

CPPSEC2018A Monitor electronic reporting facility

Monitoring room operator

BSBWOR401A Establish effective workplace relationship
BSBWOR402A Promote team effectiveness
BSBWOR404B Develop work priorities

Contact HR training to discuss the units you would like to study
and any special needs you may have for your training.
We are flexible in our training delivery and you may be able to apply for:

• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)