About this Course Units of Competencies Price


Individuals and Companies must be licensed to work in Security Industry. These license are issued by  Department of Fair Trading in Queensland.


Licenses are divided into different types and each type represents a function. An Individual needs to meet the requirement set by Department of Fair Trading to be eligible for the license.


To get the full list of the different types and their eligibility please CLICK HERE.


Security Officer License & Crowd Controller (Package)


By having more than one functions on your license you will increase the job opportunities within the industry. By doing few extra units you can have both Unarmed & Crowd Controller function on your license.


Unarmed Security Officer


An unarmed security officer personally guards, patrols or watches another person´s property, without a guard dog or weapon.


This also includes:


  • In-house security (someone who guards, patrols or watches their employer´s property)
  • loss prevention personnel
  • Security gate operators.



Crowd Controller Training

A crowd controller keeps order at a public place by:


  • Screening the entry of people into a place
  • monitoring or controlling the behavior of people in a place
  • Removing people from a place.



For example, a hotel security guard needs a crowd controller licence but an usher does not.

Training Requirement for Unarmed Security Officer & Crowd Controller


Minimum training requirement is Certificate II in Security Operations along with First Aid and four units from Certificate III in Security Operations.


Unit of Studies list below shows the specific units required by Department of Fair Trading to issue an Unarmed Security Officer license.



Delivery Method & Duration


Course can be done both through online training and by face to face delivery. Please note that practical’s need to be done face to face and once a student finishes the online part, we will contact you within 24 hours to finish practical assessment.


Please Note: International students on a student visa are not eligible to take this course. For more information please contact us on 0434 285 850


Please click here to download our candidate handbook.

Units of Competencies

CPPSEC2001A - Communicate Effectively in Security Industry
CPPSEC2002A - Follow workplace safety procedures in the security industry
CPPSEC2003B - Work Effectively in Security Industry
CPPSEC2004B - Respond to Security Risk Situation
CPPSEC2005A - Work as a part of a Security Team
CPPSEC2006B - Provide Security Services to Clients
CPPSEC2011A - Control access to and exit from premises
CPPSEC2012A - Monitor & Control individual & Crowd Behaviour
CPPSEC2014A - Operate basic security equipment
CPPSEC2015A - Patrol Premises
CPPSEC3002A - Manage conflict through negotiation
CPPSEC3003A - Determine response to security risk situations
CPPSEC3007A - Maintain security of environment
CPPSEC3013A - Control Persons Using Empty Hand Techniques
HLTFA311A - Apply First Aid


Interest free plans are available, please contact us for more information.

State : Queensland

Fees : $499