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Batons and Handcuffs Skill Set

Get certified to use handcuffs and batons for security purposes with the CPPSS00059 Batons and Handcuffs Skill Set. This nationally recognised training course is for licensed security officers and delivers a mix of hands-on technical skills, plus competencies in negotiation and conflict diffusion. The course covers: drawing and holding batons, correct stance and tactical positioning, applying defensive strikes on target areas of the body, monitoring wellbeing of subject, restraining persons using handcuffs, ensuring personal safety, and much more. Enquire now for the list of entry requirements, graduation competencies, and enrolment centres near you.

PLEASE NOTE: this skillset can be completed as a standalone course or as part of the CPP31318 Certificate III in Security Operations (or similar). Contact your course provider before enrolment if you are wanting to upgrade to a full qualification.

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Delivery mode:
On Campus / Online

Average duration:
1 day

Nationally recognised training


This course can help you get a job as:

Job Title
Average Salary
$1,050 weekly pay
$1,050 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job Title
Average Salary
$1,150 weekly pay
$1,730 weekly pay
$1,300 weekly pay
$1,250 weekly pay

Please note that weekly pay figures are estimates only of what you could possibly earn.

Nationally Recognised Training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Recognition of Prior Learning

RTOs are also able to offer Recognition of Prior Learning for work experience or formal qualifications you may have undertaken to shorten the time you have to study. Ask a course provider for more details during the enrolment process.

Payment Options

Course providers may offer flexible payment options for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront.

Enquire with a course provider to find out more.