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CPP20212 Certificate II in Security Operations

Certificate ll in Security Operations is the minimum requirement to obtain a QLD security licence. The course is structured so that the graduate can apply for the Unarmed Guard and Crowd Controller licenses which are the two licences required for most security work in Queensland. This means that the student completes 15 units of competency (3 more than the actual qualification requirement) and will receive a Certificate II in Security Operations plus a statement of attainment for the three extra units. .Gateway Training Academy is also offering:

  • First aid certification.
  • Job interview with a reputable security company upon completion.

Eligibility requirement to obtain a security licence:

To be eligible for a licence, you must

  • be 18 years or older
  • not pose a risk to public safety.
  • pass the required training course.

You are not eligible for a licence if you have been convicted of a disqualifying offence ) in the past 10 years, where a conviction was recorded.

You must also tell us if you have been found guilty of a disqualifying offence ( ) in the past 5 years, where a conviction was not recorded (this is known as an ‘unrecorded finding of guilt’).  We may ask you for further information so we can assess if you are a suitable person to hold a licence.

Download the security provider application form (PDF , 300.7 KB) )