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Certificate II in Security Operations

CPP20212
Average Course Fee: $973
Average Duration: 17 Days

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These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for Certificate II in Security Operations

91.5%

Satisfied with the training
76.3%

Received job-related
benefits from training
Security Officers And Guards ( ANZSCO code 442200)
Expected job openings
Expected job openings are: high Low Below average Average Above average High
High
53,100 persons were employed as Security Officers and Guards in 2015. Job openings over the next 5 years are expected to be greater than 50,000.
Average weekly full time earnings
Average weekly full time earnings are: average Low Below average Average Above average High
Average
Average weekly full time earnings before tax for Security Officers and Guards in 2014 are: $1,116. Average earnings for all occupations are: $1,200
Source: Department of Employment. For full details on Security Officers and Guards visit Job Outlook
  • Security Officers And Guards is part of the Security Officers and Guards group of occupations. Labour market information in this section relates to that group.
This qualification is available as an Australian Apprenticeship in the states and territories shown by blue colouring in the table below.

  1. ACT
  2. NSW
  3. NT
  4. QLD
  5. SA
  6. TAS
  7. VIC
For more information on apprenticeship pathways, please visit this course on aapathways.com.au
This course may be subsidised in the following state and territories

  1. ACT
  2. NSW
  3. NT
  4. QLD
  5. SA
  6. TAS
  7. VIC

For more information about financial support and subsidies for training, please refer to the Financial assistance page

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in:

  • 12 units of competency:
  • 7 core units
  • 5 elective units.
  • The elective units are chosen as follows:

  • 5 units from the elective units listed below
  • 2 of the units may be chosen from Certificate I, II or III qualifications in CPP07 or another current Training Package, provided the integrity of the AQF alignment is ensured, and they contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome and no more than 1 unit is from Certificate I.
  • Core units

    CPPSEC2001A

    Communicate effectively in the security industry

    CPPSEC2002A

    Follow workplace safety procedures in the security industry

    CPPSEC2003B

    Work effectively in the security industry

    CPPSEC2004B

    Respond to security risk situation

    CPPSEC2005A

    Work as part of a security team

    CPPSEC2006B

    Provide security services to clients

    HLTFA311A

    Apply first aid

    Elective units

    CPPCMN2001B

    Control and direct traffic

    CPPSEC2007A

    Screen people

    CPPSEC2008A

    Screen items

    CPPSEC2009A

    Give evidence in court

    CPPSEC2010A

    Protect safety of persons

    CPPSEC2011B

    Control access to and exit from premises

    CPPSEC2012A

    Monitor and control individual and crowd behaviour

    CPPSEC2013A

    Protect valuables in transit

    CPPSEC2014A

    Operate basic security equipment

    CPPSEC2015A

    Patrol premises

    CPPSEC2016A

    Contribute to investigative activities

    CPPSEC2017A

    Protect self and others using basic defensive techniques

    CPPSEC2018A

    Monitor electronic reporting facility

    CPPSEC2019A

    Monitor biometrics equipment and systems

    CPPSEC2027A

    Load and unload cash in transit in a secured environment

    CPPSEC3002A

    Manage conflict through negotiation

    CPPSEC3010A

    Manage dogs for security functions

    CPPSEC3011A

    Handle dogs for security patrol

    CPPSEC3013A

    Control persons using empty hand techniques

    CPPSEC3020A

    Monitor security from control room

    CPPSEC3021A

    Maintain and use security database

    HLTCSD306D

    Respond effectively to behaviours of concern

    TLIB2004

    Carry out vehicle inspection

    TLIE2007

    Use communication systems

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    The following occupations relate to this qualification.

    Security Officer
    The following industry sectors relate to this qualification.

    Asset Security
    Public Safety and Security
    Security Operations



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    1. ACT
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    2. NSW
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    3. NT
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    4. QLD
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    5. SA
      SA
    6. TAS
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    7. VIC
      VIC
    8. WA
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    The following facilities are required at the training site:

    Offsite training is avaliable in the following locations:
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    Limited to the following cities:
    Limited to the following postcodes:
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    Fixed submission dates (assessment pieces have set submission dates)
    Self-paced (training has no set class times of set submission dates)

    This RTO can offer VET Student Loans for certain approved courses. A VET Student Loan is a capped loan from the Australian Government to help you pay your tuition fees. Your initial loan debt amount (loan and loan fee, if applicable), plus indexation, must be paid back once you start earning over a certain amount. The amount for the 2017-2018 income year is $55,874.

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    Student outcomes for Certificate II in Security Operations

    These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for Certificate II in Security Operations

    57.8%

    Of people who were not employed before starting their course were employed after completing it.
    Community and Personal Service Workers
    44.2 %

    Protective Service Workers

    Of those employed after training, were in the same occupation as their course.
    Community and Personal Service Workers
    51.4%
    Community and Personal Service Workers
    Labourers
    11%
    Labourers
    Machinery Operators and Drivers
    10.1%
    Machinery Operators and Drivers
    Median salary of those employed in their first full-time job
    (includes those employed prior to training)

    na

    na


    Destination
    after training
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate II courses
    Employed or in further study after training (%) 80.7 76.3 81
    Employment outcomes:
    Employed (%)
    Full-time (%)
    Part-time (%)
     
    74.8
    36.3
    38.3
     
    66.2
    29
    35.7
     
    68.8
    40.5
    27.6
    Further study outcomes:
    Enrolled at University (%)
    Enrolled at TAFE (%)
    Enrolled at Other provider (%)
     
    7.3
    2.7
    16.8
     
    6.4
    5.5
    17.4
     
    4.1
    13.9
    16
    Satisfied with the training (%) 91.5 90.8 89.3
    Received job-related benefits from training (%) 76.3 74.6 65.5
    Received personal benefits from training (%) 88.3 88.7 89.3
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) 78.7 77.1 80.4
    Recommend the training to other (%) 93.3 91.9 92.3

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate II courses
    Median salary (Full-time) ($) - - na
    Top Occupations (%):
    Community and Personal Service Workers
    Labourers
    Machinery Operators and Drivers
     
    51.4
    11
    10.1
     
    46.6
    13.6
    9.1
     
    28
    21.3
    13.6
    Top Industries (%):
    Public Administration and Safety
    Transport, Postal and Warehousing
    Accommodation and Food Services
     
    42.9
    10.2
    9.3
     
    38.8
    11.1
    9.3
     
    19.4
    9.9
    9.9

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate II courses
    Employed after training (%) - 82.6 87.1
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - - na
    Enrolled in further study (%) - 30.2 32.3
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 90.6 89
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 83 84.8

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate II courses
    Employed after training (%) 57.8 41.3 38.5
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - - na
    Enrolled in further study (%) 27.2 31.2 38
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 89.6 89.9
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 70 73.5

    Please Note:
    All statistics are supplied by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.
    * The estimate has a relative standard error greater than 25% and therefore should be used with caution.
    ** NCVER does not report on estimates based on less than 5 respondents because the estimates are unreliable.
    For more information, please refer to the Statistics Explained page.

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    Public Administration and Safety
    42.9
    Public Administration and Safety
    Transport, Postal and Warehousing
    10.2
    Transport, Postal and Warehousing
    Accommodation and Food Services
    9.3
    Accommodation and Food Services
    Property Services
    Stream Certificate II Certificate III Certificate IV Diploma Advanced Diploma
    Real Estate/Agency          
    Property Operations & Strata Management          
    Surveying & Spatial Information Services          
    Waste Management          
    Cleaning Operations          
    Pest Management          
    Fire Protection Equipment/Systems          
    Building Design, Accessibility & Sustainability          
    Pool & Spa Services          

    Note: Information provided as a guide only.  Chart developed by the Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aatinfo.com.au). Information in this chart may be reproduced with acknowledgement of its source: "The Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aapathways.com.au/jpc) funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training".