This Qualification may be suitable for experienced security officers within the security industry who may wish to advance their career by entering high value asset protection as part of their job role.
This also relates to experienced security officers with Qualifications and skills obtained through other sources of employment or training; such as the Police Force. They may choose to formalise their experience by attaining this Qualification through Recognition of Prior Learning or Current Competency.
For a learner to undertake study with this RTO, the following prerequisites are required before a learner can be enrolled or issued with a Qualification.
- Must hold a current Security Officers licensing in the relevant jurisdiction
- Must have Certificate II in Security Operations
- Must live in and have a Western Australian residential address;
- Must have a USI number;
- Have the right to work in Australia;
- Applicants must demonstrate the basic language, literacy and numeracy required at this level. A LLN assessment may be conducted at pre-enrolment to assess whether the applicant requires LLN support for this training; and
- Minimum age requirements is 18 years to complete this course
- 100 points of identification
It is expected that learners:
- Have reading and writing skills that will enable them to understand diagrams; complete written reports; and understand workplace documents
- Are able to communicate effectively in formal situations and meetings
- Are able to undertake basic research for workplace documents
All students doing nationally recognised training from January 1, 2018 need to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). For more details and to create a USI go to the Government USI site here. https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi
The course is presented via a combination of structured tutorials, workshops, case studies, video, practical assignments and workplace application. Individual and group work activities and assessment activities are conducted throughout the course.
All trainers and assessors are recognised industry experts, holding relevant experience and training qualifications. They include security industry specialists, former serving police officers, military personnel and emergency response and medical specialists.
14 units must be completed (8 core units and 6 elective units)
Please contact the RTO for any changes in Electives that you may wish to make to suit your training requirements.
Within the WA Police Commissioner Conditions of Approval for a RTO, this program requires a minimum completion of 120 hours of face to face instruction, which is equivalent to 14 standard 8.5 hour working days for group face to face delivery of the packaged Units of Competency (UOC). Therefore this course will be 14 days over 3 weeks (Monday – Friday).
You can opt to have a training plan put in place to complete this course over multiple courses, however it must be planned into weekly blocks starting from week 1, then 2, then week 3 consecutively. If this is something that would suit you, please contact us to discuss.
You may also be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for some of the UoC within this qualification, however where CPPSEC3008A Control security risk situations using firearms is required; a practical demonstration of skills and knowledge, including a range shoot must be undertaken.
You will have access to our highly qualified industry experienced Trainer who can provide you with guidance to assist you with completion timeframes for each unit to suit your study goals! You also have access to the Trainer throughout your study period to answer any questions you may have or help you overcome any stumbling blocks you may encounter.
By participating in this course you challenge yourself to grow professionally. Investing in yourself and taking time to learn, practice and implement this knowledge will change your career and create more job opportunities.
All learners undertaking training with Core Security Training must consider the following:
Before attending the course, review information about the course to ensure that it meets your needs.
- Advise the RTO of any restrictions which may affect your ability to successfully undertake the training course. This may include any physical restrictors, language, literacy or numeracy issues. To mitigate this, we recommend that you contact the RTO as soon as practicable to arrange for a meeting to discuss a learning plan or training delivery adjustment. to ensure your successful completion of course requirements;
- Complete any pre-course work designated;
- Provide all required information in the documents provided, including a Unique Student Identifier (USI). USIs can be obtained from www.usi.gov.au;
- Attend training classes as outlined in the joining instruction for the course, and participate actively and enthusiastically in all training activities;
- Behave in a courteous and respectful manner towards your trainer and other learners at all times;
- Complete all written activities and assessments legibly;
- Complete any workplace assessments as directed in a timely and legible manner;
- Work with your employer to ensure you have suitable opportunities to complete your post-course assessment;
- If you are unable to complete your assessment within the designated timeframe, contact the RTO to discuss options;
- Retain a copy of all assessments submitted; and
- All work submitted is your own.
To achieve a nationally recognised qualification, participants are required to complete an assessment project, complete course readings and written assessments. Assessment details will be provided with course materials.
Assessment due date – as agreed with the learner and outlined within the training and assessment plan
The RTO will issue the learner Qualification:
- CPP31318 Certificate III in Security Operations
Where learners have undertaken UoC electives which exceeds the training package requirements, such crowd controller or control room operator electives for security licensing purposes, those students will be awarded a Statement of Attainment for those UoC electives.
Subject to payment of fees; the learner will receive this either on completion of the course in person or in the mail within 28 days of the course completion.
Recognition of Prior Learning is available to persons who have extensive experience in security, Policing, Military and related fields. If you have over 1 year’s experience in the field of security operations, you should consider the RPL process by undertaking a self-assessment against the competency standards of this qualification.
Assessment is conducted via a detailed portfolio of evidence, workbook, questions and written scenarios to support your claim for RPL. Further information about the RPL process will be explained prior to enrolment with any of our training assessor. Where you and your Impact assessor can identify if there are any requirements for further training, you may choose to do this through the completion of individual units (at an additional fee)
Suggested pathways for further study after completion of this qualification include:
- CPP31418 Certificate III in Close Protection Operations, or
- CPP41519 Certificate IV in Security Risk Analysis, or
- CPP40719 Certificate IV in Security Management, or
- BSB40520 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management
Fee for service – Normally $1,500, but for a limited time $1,400 ($200 non-refundable deposit on enrolment)
RPL – $950 ($200 non-refundable deposit on enrolment) excludes gap training
Gap training per UoC $50 each
This course is not supported by VET Funding. We are priced to ensure we can make it accessible for you whilst also ensuring your education is of the calibre you desire and deserve. Where these two factors meet… you get our inexpensive and invaluable price!
Sometimes, depending on circumstance, it can be difficult to come up with a lump sum the moment you decide to enter into your new security career so we have made available ZipPay payment plans to enable a swift start! Contact us today to find out how to apply for ZipPay.
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Deposits will not be refunded for students who do not turn up for classes or decide at a later date after booking that they do not want to attend.
All cancellations within 5 business days of course commencement is non-refundable unless otherwise discussed with Core Security Training staff.
If a student wishes to defer or transfer their original course booking date within 5 business days of course commencement, an alternative date will be provided for an additional booking/transfer fee of $100, on top of the initial $200 deposit towards the course fees.
An agreed deferral may only occur once and must be utilised within 2 months of the original booking. If a second transfer of date is requested, the original deposit of $200 and the previous additional booking/transfer fee of $100 (Totaling $300) will then be forfeited and a new booking deposit of $200 will be required.