Delivery of this qualification is now being delivered face to face. This training is in-line with the new security licensing requirements.
If you always dreamed of working in the Security industry, then our Certificate II in Security Operations course provides the perfect starting point. This qualification may lead you to obtain a security guard license 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
- Concert security
- Nightclub security
- Mobile Patrol Guard
Whether you want to work full time, casual, part-time, weekends or shifts, security is the only industry that offers you this flexibility. If you want to earn additional income, you can do part time security over weekends or nights.
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
- Escort and protect persons and valuables
- Apply legal and procedural requirements to work effectively within a security team
Our expert industry trainers provide you with nurturing support throughout our practical, hands on course. The Certificate II in Security Operations (CPP20218) course is delivered at our Broadmeadows and Cremorne campuses comprising current security training aids and manuals.
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
Successful students are required to apply to Licensing Regulation Division (LRD) for a licence upon completion of the course. They are also required to do a fingerprint and police check before applying for a licence. LRD will only issue a licence once all documentation has been received and upon completing due diligence. To find out the eligibility requirements for a Private Security Licence go to: https://www.police.vic.gov.au/private-security
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.
If you are aged 17-24 or looking for work, you may be eligible to study this course low-fee through JobTrainer. It's important to know that you may incur other fees, such as student services fees and materials fees, and you'll need to cover these costs yourself. To find out more, call 13 TAFE (13 8233) or contact us via our online enquiry form.