Course details

CRICOS course code: 103463A

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


Certificate II in Security Operations is your first step for entry into the security industry. This qualification is a pre-requisite to obtain your Security licence, as required by the Licensing and Regulation Division (LRD) of Victoria Police who are the regulators of security licences in Victoria. LITE Security fully meets LRD training requirements to deliver the course for sub-activities of both Unarmed Guard and Crowd Controller. We ensure the quality of our training and assessment in compliance with ASQA standards.

EMPLOYMENT PATHWAY: After completing the Certificate II in Security Operations and meeting Victoria Police licencing requirements, you may work as a Security Guard and Crowd Controller at airports, educational institutes, construction and sports sites, courts, corporate offices, night clubs and many other places.


The qualification includes 19 Units grouped into six clusters as per below.

Unit Code Unit Title (UG) – Unarmed Guard, (CC) – Crowd Control

CPPSEC2006B Provide security services to clients (UG) (CC)

CPPSEC2001A Communicate effectively in the security industry (UG) (CC)

CPPSEC2005A Work as part of a security team (UG) (CC)

CPPSEC3005A Prepare and present security documentation and reports (CC)

CPPSEC2003B Work effectively in the security industry (UG) (CC)

CPPSEC2002A Follow workplace safety procedures in the security industry (UG) (CC)

CPPSEC2011B Control access to and exit from premises (UG) (CC)

CPPSEC2015A Patrol premises (UG)

CPPSEC2004B Respond to security risk situation (UG) (CC)

TLIE2007A Use communication systems (UG)

CPPSEC2014A Operate basic security equipment (UG) (CC)

CPPSEC1003A Apply security procedures for the responsible service of alcohol (CC)

CPPSEC2012A Monitor and control individual and crowd behaviour (CC)

CPPSEC2010A Protect safety of persons (CC)

CPPSEC3017A Plan and conduct evacuation of premises (CC)

HLTFA311A Apply first aid (UG) (CC)

CPPSEC3002A Manage conflict through negotiation (UG) (CC)

CPPSEC2017A Protect self and others using basic defensive tactics (UG) (CC)

CPPSEC3013A Control persons using empty hand techniques (CC)

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
950 for the entire course Contact institution 17 days
Full time
Leaders Institute of Training and Education
95-97 Albert St
Melbourne Victoria 3056

Entry criteria

There are no formal entry requirements for persons seeking enrolment into this qualification. However, it is expected that students will have sound literacy and numeracy skills.


Leaders Institute of Training and Education
95-97 Albert St
Melbourne Victoria 3056
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