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Security – Cash-in-Transit

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  • Security – Cash-in-Transit

    CPPSS00061 Cash-in-Transit Skill Set

    This course is for those wishing to be licensed in QLD only. Are you in NSW? Click here.

    A cash-in-transit security officer carries cash, bullion, jewellery or valuables.

    This skill set describes the skills and knowledge required to securely collect, transfer and deliver cash and valuables whilst in transit.

    This skill set may provide credit towards CPP31318 Certificate III in Security Operations.

    On successful completion of this course, you will be awarded a Statement of Attainment.

    Note: In order to carry weapons in the security industry, Security Officers must also complete the Firearms Skill Set course and hold a Security Guard Firearms Licence. You can enrol in the full Firearms and Defensive Tactics course in order obtain all of the requirements.

    Not sure which security course fits your needs? Find out more about the requirements for security licensing and which course provides you your desired career outcome here!

    You must:

    • Have completed all 14 modules from the CPP20218 Certificate II in Security Operations
      • In order to undertake this course, you must have completed a CPP20218 Certificate II in Security Operations. Existing licensees with older qualifications will need to upgrade to the current CPP20218 Certificate II in Security Operations and complete this skill set to get the function added to their licence. Read more on the Office of Fair Trading website here.
    • 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.

    You 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 you may be required to undertake an LLN assessment.

    This course covers three units of competency.

    • CPPSEC3118 Inspect and test cash-in-transit security equipment & rectify faults
    • CPPSEC3119 Implement cash-in-transit security procedures
    • CPPSEC3120 Load and unload cash-in-transit in secured and unsecured environments

    This qualification is available through face to face learning only. This is a one day in-class workshop with a qualified and experienced trainer. Students will complete theory components online in class.

    The course is delivered through practical training, scenarios, role plays and group discussions.

    This course is currently delivered at the following locations:

    • North Lakes (QLD)
    • Ashmore (QLD)

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    Assessment Re-Submission Fees

    Should you be deemed not competent after 2 attempts at a unit of competency, an assessment re-submission fee of $50 will apply per assessment.


    Should you wish to cancel your course or your enrolment is cancelled by us due to no progress and you then wish to re-enrol, a re-enrolment fee of 25% of the standard course fee will apply if requested within 3 months of initial cancellation. If re-enrolment is requested within 4 – 12 months of initial cancellation, 50% of the standard course fee will apply.

    On successful completion of this course, you may wish to expand your knowledge in the security industry further with these qualifications:

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    The instructor was an absolutely amazing instructor. He had a wealth of knowledge and experience and delivered lectures with detail and a little humour which makes for a perfect learning environment..

    Michael SlorachFormer student

    Engaging. Everyone is part of the learning experience. I received support from everyone. The visual learning was easy to understand and acknowledge. Through their reassurance my motivation held strong throughout the course.

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