If you wish to progress your security career or build on your existing security knowledge, then our Certificate III in Security Operations is geared towards a supervisory role within the security industry. This qualification can also be used as a stepping stone to advance into different security industry employment streams such as:
• armed guard
• cash in transit
• employed by company’s requiring persons to carry batons and handcuffs
Our nationally recognised Certificate III in Security Operations course runs for five 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:
• operational procedures for de-escalation of violence
• advanced communication and defensive tactics
Batons and handcuffs training is also offered; running for an additional three days full time. The bodyguard stream runs for a further two days full time. Additionally, we are now offering Firearms and cash in transit training which involves a further five days full time training. This course includes seven extra electives to provide outcomes for Bodyguard and Armed Guard licence from Victoria Police.
Our expert industry trainers provide you with nurturing support throughout our practical, hands on course. The Certificate III 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.
Whilst we prefer you to have completed a Certificate II Security Operations, we also encourage mature age applicants with sufficient work experience to apply.
There are however a number of prerequisites that you must meet:
• be 18 years or older
• pass a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) assessment
• hold a current Private Security Individual Licence
If you wish to progress your security career through additional study, this course will lead to higher studies at a Certificate IV level qualification. Credit transfers may be available.
Our course experts will be more than happy to answer any questions you have about our security operations courses.