If you always dreamed of working in the Security industry, then our Certificate II in Security Operations course provides the perfect starting point, enabling you to obtain a security guard licence to commence working as a Crowd Controller or Security Officer (Unarmed).
Employment opportunities within the Security industry are quite varied and offer wide-ranging opportunities. From working at sporting events through to more traditional security officer roles, a career in security is certainly an exciting and rewarding one.
Typical job roles include:
• Shopping Centre security
• Construction Site / Industrial security
• Nightclub security
Our nationally recognised Certificate II in Security Operations course runs for 17 days full time, with classes commencing at 8.30am and finishing at 5.00pm. Classes are delivered face-to-face and include presentations, practical demonstrations of security equipment, scenario walk throughs and group discussions.
Here’s just a few of the things that you’ll learn:
• First aid
• Respond to security risk situations
• Work effectively in the security industry
We also offer additional specialised training in the area of screening (screening people and items) which can also be undertaken as part of your Certificate II in Security Operations qualification. This involves an additional four days full time training. The screening specialisation enables you to work in areas such as airports, seaports, courthouses and other facilities where screening is undertaken.
Our expert industry trainers provide you with nurturing support throughout our practical, hands on course. The Certificate II in Security Operations course is delivered at our Broadmeadows campus comprising current security training aids and manuals including screening equipment.
As a large educational provider, our students also have access to a wide range of student support services and resources such as the Library and Learning Centre as well as our very own Employment Centre to ensure that your study experience is a positive one.
There are however a number of prerequisites that you must meet:
• be 18 years or older
• have no recorded conviction of a disqualifying offence within the previous 10 years
• satisfactory numeracy and literacy skills
If you wish to progress your security career through additional study, this course will lead to higher studies in Certificate III in Security Operations. Credit transfers/Skills Recognition may be available.
Our course experts will be more than happy to answer any questions you have about our security and public safety courses.