Certificate III in Security Operations | Asset College | Western Australia

Certificate III in Security Operations

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CPP30411 Certificate III in Security Operations

For those who have never worked in the security industry and are wanting a WA Security Providers Licence with multiple functions.

Our Certificate III in Security Operations covers everything you will be required to know to apply for a Security Licence in WA with multiple functions. This licence allows you to undertake work in:

  • Unarmed Security
  • Monitoring
  • Crowd Control
  • Bodyguard

The aim of the Certificate III course is to develop a student’s proficiency in providing Armed Operational Security Services for Cash-In-Transit, ATM Armed Security Services, and Armed Escorts for Special Consignments and Valuables.

The key content of the program includes legislative requirements within the Security Industry, Customer Service, Teamwork, Communication Skills, Managing Risk, Reporting Security Incidents, Occupational Health and Safety, and Emergency Procedures.

Course Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be awarded a Certificate III in Security Operations (CPP30411).

We ensure our students have the knowledge and skills to not only be confident in their chosen job but also to pass the WA Police examination to get licensed in WA.

Entry Requirements

For entry to this course you must:

  1. Be eligible to apply for a WA Security Providers Licence:
    1. Be 18 years or older
    2. Have not been convicted of a disqualifying offence in the past 10 years
    3. Be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold an appropriate Visa to work in Australia
  2. Complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) Assessment
  3. If applying for an Accelerated Learning Program, complete a Training Needs Analysis

Asset College in partnership with Delta Training Academy are not a CRICOS provider, we cannot accept enrolments from people who hold a student visa.

Units of Competency

The Certificate III in Security Operations includes a total of 15 units.

In order to meet the licensing requirements for a WA Security Providers Licence, students will need to complete the following units:

Core Units

  • BSBFLM303C Contribute to effective workplace relationships
  • BSBWOR301A Organise personal work priorities and development
  • CPPSEC3001A Maintain workplace safety in the security industry
  • CPPSEC3002A Manage conflict through negotiation
  • CPPSEC3003A Determine response to security risk situation
  • CPPSEC3005A Prepare and present security documentation and reports
  • CPPSEC3006A Coordinate a quality security service to customers
  • CPPSEC3007A Maintain security of environment

Elective Units

  • CPPSEC2011B Control access to and exit from premises
  • CPPSEC2012A Monitor and control individual and crowd behaviour
  • CPPSEC2015A Patrol premises
  • CPPSEC3013A Control persons using empty hand techniques
  • CPPSEC3018A Provide for the safety of persons at risk
  • HLTAID003 Provide first aid

A separate enrolment and fee is required for Additional Elective Unit (Required for Firearms Licensing, issued on a separate statement of attainment) THIS UNIT IS PROVIDED BY RAY MANCINI ACADEMY in Partnership with Asset College

  • CPPSEC3008A Control security risk situations using firearms

Delivery Options

Option 1 – Standard Delivery Program

Complete the course over 12 months including:

  • 30x face-to-face workshops scheduled over 12 months
  • Self-paced online study over 12 months in addition to workshops
  • Progressive training schedule allowing you to work through one unit at a time
  • Additional trainer support and/or attend workshops multiple times until you are ready for your assessments
  • Average 25 hours per week

Option 2 – Accelerated Learning Program

For those with related prior knowledge and skills, complete the course at a faster pace. Includes:

  • Individual Training Needs Analysis – required to confirm this pathway is right for you
  • Pre-workshop reading (approx. 40 hours)
  • Intensive 10 day face-to-face workshop (See scheduled dates by clicking on the right side bar location link)
  • Self-paced online study
  • Holistic training approach using prior knowledge and skills to accelerate learning
  • Additional trainer support and/or attend workshops multiple times until you are ready for your assessments
  • Average 40 – 50 hours per week
  • Complete at your own pace with up to 12 months to complete all assessment tasks

Option 3 – Assessment Only Program

For those with extensive prior knowledge, skills and experience. Includes:

  • Recognition of Prior Learning Interview – required to confirm this pathway is right for you
  • Pre-workshop reading (approx. 40 hours)
  • Intensive 5 day face-to-face practical assessment workshop (See scheduled dates below)
  • Self-paced online knowledge assessment
  • Option to complete additional gap training workshops

Note: the Assessment Only Program requires significant prior knowledge and skills which relate directly to security officer and Crowd Controller job roles. It is ideal for people who have worked in security roles in the last 5 years but have let their licence lapse.

Option 4 – Custom Program

Contact us if you wish to develop a Custom Program. This can include:

  • Selecting different elective units to achieve a different outcome
  • Changes to the amount of training required based on your prior knowledge and skills
  • Different methods of training and assessment

Course Fees

Please contact us to discuss your eligibility for this course and the fees associated.