CPP31318 Certificate III in Security Operations (Armed Guard / Cash-in-Transit)


To qualify for the above program it is a requirement to have a current Security license.

The aim of the Certificate III in Security Operations (Armed Guard / Cash-in-Transit) Licensing program is to develop student understanding in providing operational security services in the context of high risk asset protection.

What will students study?

Upon completion of the Certificate III in Security Operations (Armed Guard / Cash-in-Transit) students will gain competency in the following units:

CPP31318 Core Units

Subject Code Description
BSBFLM312 Contribute to team effectiveness
CPPSEC3105 Coordinate provision of quality security services to clients
CPPSEC3106 Gather, organise and present security information and documentation
HLTWHS003 Maintain work health and safety
CPPSEC3101 Manage conflict and security risks through negotiation
CPPSEC3102 Maintain operational safety and security of work environment
CPPSEC3103 Determine and implement response to security risk situation
CPPSEC3104 Coordinate monitoring and control of individual and crowd behaviour
CPPSEC3125 Implement security procedures to protect critical infrastructure and public assets

Additional Elective Units – Baton and Handcuffs

Subject Code Description
CPPSEC3110 Control persons using batons
CPPSEC3111 Restrain persons using handcuffs

Additional Elective Units – Cash in Transit

Subject Code Description
CPPSEC3118 Inspect and test cash-in-transit security equipment
CPPSEC3119 Implement cash-in-transit security procedures
CPPSEC3120 Load and unload cash-in-transit in secured and unsecured environments

Additional Elective Units – Armed Guard

Subject Code Description
CPPSEC3114 Control security risk situations using firearms
CPPSEC3115 Carry, operate and maintain revolvers for security purposes
CPPSEC3116 Carry, operate and maintain semi-automatic for security purposes

What employment opportunities will students have?

The Certificate III in Security Operations (Armed Guard / Cash-in-Transit) allows the Armed Security Officer to provide their enhanced skills and knowledge necessary to a larger capacity of security operations and operational safety for companies that provide cash logistics.

Duration of Course and Starting Dates

CPP31318 Certificate III in Security Operations (Armed Guard / Cash-in-Transit) course is delivered in 19 working days from 8.00am – 5.00pm or 40 evenings from 6pm – 10pm. All training is conducted Monday to Friday from our Broadmeadows training rooms. Additional workplace based tasks and workbooks are to be completed in your own time.

Please ring the Broadmeadows Office on 9309 0059 for further information on course starting dates or visiting our course dates listed on our website.

How much will the course cost for Government Funded eligible students?

Students eligible for Government Subsidised Training as part of the Skills First Program for the Certificate II in Security Operations is only required to pay:

  • Skills First Program Eligible Concession $80 (including all workbooks) OR
  • Skills First Program Eligible Standard $400 (including all workbooks)
  • Please click here  for further information course prices for Skills First Program Eligible Students and Full Fee paying students.
  • Please click here Victorian Skills Gateway

How much will the course cost for a full fee paying student?

For full fee paying students the CPP31318 Certificate III in Security Operations (Armed Guard / Cash-in-Transit) course will cost $2250. A minimum deposit of $500.00 is required prior to course commencement for securing your enrolment position.

If you already have completed an updated Certificate III in Security Operations course and only required to do add on units then the price below will apply:

  • Baton and Handcuffs $350
  • Cash in Transit Units $300
  • Armed Guard Unit $600

How do l Enrol?

To enrol in this course you will need to attend in person to our Broadmeadows Office and complete an enrolment application together with a Language Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) form. On enrolment you will also be required to pay a non-refundable deposit.