This qualification reflects the role of a security officer, responsible for maintaining safety and security by patrolling, protecting and guarding property, and screening entry, monitoring behaviour and removing persons from premises.
This qualification is suitable for individuals who wish to deepen and broaden their skills and knowledge in security operations and lead security teams in the field. It provides a pathway to further learning and work in various security roles and settings, including security risk management.
Security officers at this level provide leadership in a team environment, operate under limited supervision, and use discretion and judgement in predictable and unpredictable work contexts. They take responsibility for their own outputs in work and learning, and limited responsibility for the output of others in the work team.
Occupational licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements may apply at the time of publication. This qualification does not provide the required competencies for a security officer license. Learners who hold a security license may select units as part of this qualification required for additional license endorsements in;
Please refer to the CPP Companion Volume Implementation Guide for information.
Must hold a current Security Officers licensing in the relevant jurisdiction.
After achieving this qualification, Applicants may undertake Certificate IV or higher level qualifications within CPP Training Package.
Students who complete this course can expect to work under the following occupational titles that could include:
Please contact Admin Staff for more information at 1300 GO SITS (1300 467 487).
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|BSBFLM312||Contribute to team effectiveness|
|CPPSEC3101||Manage conflict and security risks through negotiation|
|CPPSEC3102||Maintain operational safety and security of work environment|
|CPPSEC3103||Determine and implement response to security risk situation|
|CPPSEC3104||Coordinate monitoring and control of individual and crowd behaviour|
|CPPSEC3105||Coordinate provision of quality security services to clients|
|CPPSEC3106||Gather, organise and present security information and documentation|
|HLTWHS003||Maintain work health and safety|
|CHCCCS020||Respond effectively to behaviours of concern.|
|CPPSEC3121||Control persons using empty hand techniques.|
|CPPSEC3122||Plan Provision of close protection services|
|CPPSEC3130||Conduct security screening using hand held metal detectors|
|CPPSEC3108||Store protect and dispose of security information|
|CPPSEC3123||Implement close protection services|