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Certificate II in Security Operations

Become a licensed security guard (unarmed) with the Certificate II in Security Operations (CPP20218). You will learn how to provide security services for a range of clients while protecting yourself, patrons, and the general public. The course covers: first aid, basic self defence, screening people and personal effects, conducting patrols, crowd control, managing intoxicated people, removing persons from premises.

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Delivery mode:
Distance / On Campus / Online

Average duration:
3 weeks

Nationally recognised training


This course can help you get a job as:

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

Government Funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the Certificate II in Security Operations CPP20218. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in. There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding.

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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.

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Five Star Training Academy
On Campus
BARS Training Australia
Online / On Campus
Asset College
On Campus
Nexar Training Academy
Online / On Campus

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