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Certificate III in Close Protection Operations

Become a Licensed Close Protection Operative with Asset College.

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Overview

CPP31418 Certificate III in Close Protection Operations

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This qualification reflects the role of a close protection operative who is responsible for providing security services to protect the safety and security of principals who may be celebrities, political figures, very important persons (VIPs) or other persons requiring close protection services.

This qualification provides an occupational licence outcome of a close protection operative.

This qualification is suitable for people within or entering the security industry who wish to specialise in the provision of close protection services. It provides a pathway to further learning and work in various security roles and settings, including security risk management.

Close protection operatives work in a team environment under limited supervision and use discretion and judgement in known and unpredictable work contexts. They take responsibility for their own outputs in work and learning, and limited responsibility for the output of others in the work team.

If you have never held a Security Providers Licence, please see our Certificate II in Security Operations course.

Course Outcomes

One course offers many courses of action and pathways for you. This qualification is Release 2 and is the most up-to-date qualification available.

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be awarded a Certificate III in Close Protection Operations (CPP31418).

Entry Requirements

Participants must:

  • Be 18 years of age or older
  • Have had no criminal convictions in previous 10 years
    Note; driving offences (e.g. speeding, drink driving, etc.) are not normally disqualifying offences.
  • Be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold an appropriate Visa to work within the Security Industry in Queensland. Please be advised we are unable to train students on a student visa. You must find a CRICOS registered training provider.

Participants must display sufficient language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) skills to read and understand organisational policies and procedures, write reports and communicate with others in plain English.

Prior to enrolment participants will be required to undertake an LLN assessment.

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Units of Competency

To achieve this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in a total of 14 units consisting of 8 core units and 6 elective units.

Core units

  • CPPSEC3101 Manage conflict and security risks through negotiation
  • CPPSEC3103 Determine and implement response to security risk situation
  • CPPSEC3105 Coordinate provision of quality security services to clients
  • CPPSEC3121 Control persons using empty hand techniques
  • CPPSEC3122 Plan provision of close protection services
  • CPPSEC3123 Implement close protection services
  • HLTAID006 Provide advanced first aid
  • HLTWHS003 Maintain work health and safety

Elective Units

  • BSBFLM312 Contribute to team effectiveness
  • CHCCCS020 Respond effectively to behaviours of concern
  • CPPSEC3102 Maintain operational safety and security of work environment
  • CPPSEC3104 Coordinate monitoring and control of individual and crowd behaviour
  • CPPSEC3106 Gather, organise and present security information and documentation
  • CPPSEC3108 Store, protect and dispose of security information

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Delivery Options

To be advised.

Course Fees

Course fees may vary depending on delivery location of this course.

Fee-for-Service
To be confirmed

Licensing

Security Providers Licence

Security Providers licence applications are administered by the Queensland Government Office of Fair Trading. The process for preparing and submitting the licence application will be covered on the course. Refer to the Office of Fair Trading website for further information and current licence application fees.

The Security Providers Act 1993 requires individuals who hold the Bodyguard licence function to undertake refresher training every three years. All security providers are required to maintain a current First Aid certificate.

Testimonial

“I finished my training with you last Friday and just wanted to thank you all for the professionalism and friendly nature of all your team. I was a bit concerned and nervous at first, having to do the training, but all your staff were very helpful and it turned out to be quite good fun. Thank you all for all your help.”
Wayne Fitzpatrick