Government Funded Security Courses
Domestic and International Students – CRICOS APPROVED
Day, Evening and Weekend Classes
Braybrook & Dandenong Campus



Day Class: TBC

Night Class: TBC

Weekend Class: TBC


Day Class: 27 July 2020

Night Class: TBC

Weekend Class: TBC



Day Class:
17 Days Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.00pm

Evening Class:
34 Nights Monday to Friday 6.00pm to 10.00pm

Weekend Class:
8.5 weeks Saturday and Sunday 8.30am to 5.00pm


Concession Card Holder: $20*

Non-Concession card holder: $100*

Full Fee Service: $1050

*Government Funded Eligibility Check

Skills First Victoria

Knights College (RTO Toid: 41269) delivers training with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding, under the Skills First program. The funding only applies for eligible Victorian students.



Braybrook, VIC 3019

Dandenong, VIC 3175

Qualification: CPP20212 – Certificate II in Security Operations


Our nationally recognised Certificate II in Security Operations provides individuals with the skills and knowledge required to obtain a security/guard licence, and to work in the security industry.  Career opportunities within the Security industry are quite varied and offer wide-ranging opportunities. From working at sporting events through to more traditional security officer roles, a career in security is certainly an exciting and rewarding one


Study pathways: CPP30411 Certificate III in security Operations

Career pathways:

  • Unarmed Guard
  • Crowd Controller
  • Aiport Security
  • Patrolling


Delivery mode: Classroom

Entry Requirement:

  • Ability to read and write
  • Good numeracy skills
  • Must be over 18

Assessment methods:

Observation/Demonstration, Practical / simulation, Written, Oral Questioning

To attain the CPP20212 – Certificate II in Security Operations, 19 units of competency must be achieved:


CPPSEC2001A Communicate effectively in the security industry
CPPSEC2002A Follow workplace safety procedures in the security industry
CPPSEC2003B Work effectively in the security industry
CPPSEC2004B Respond to security risk situation
CPPSEC2005A Work as part of a security team
CPPSEC2006B Provide security services to clients
HLTFA311A Apply first aid


CPPSEC1003A Apply security procedures for the responsible service of alcohol
CPPSEC2010A Protect safety of persons
CPPSEC2011B Control access to and exit from premises
CPPSEC2012A Monitor and control individual and crowd behaviour
CPPSEC2014A Operate basic security equipment
CPPSEC2015A Patrol premises
CPPSEC2017A Protect self and others using basic defensive tactics
CPPSEC3002A Manage conflict through negotiation
CPPSEC3005A Prepare and present security documentation and reports
CPPSEC3013A Control persons using empty hand techniques
CPPSEC3017A Plan and conduct evacuation of premises
TLIE2007 Use communication systems

Successful students are required to apply to Licensing regulation Division (LRD) for a licence upon completion of the course. They are also required to do a fingerprint and police check before applying for a licence. LRD will issue a licence once all documentation has been received and upon completing due diligence. Click here to find out the eligibility requirements for Private Security Licence        (

Throughout your studies our Student Employment Support Services team is available to provide complimentary employment preparation and support. Through our extensive network of employer contacts we will not only ensure that you are aware of employment opportunities that may arise but also offer you support and guidance as part of any applicable job application process

Information sessions are held where employers meet with recent graduates and are provided information and employment opportunities in the security industries. Students are then encouraged to make contact with prospective employers following the receipt of their security licence.

Additional support and resources are also provided to ensure students gain competitive edge in their search for employment, including;

  • Resumes and Cover Letters support
  • Job search strategies and confidence  with cold calling
  • Guidance with career planning
  • Post-graduation prospective employer sessions
  • Work integrated learning/placement

At Knights College our point of difference is that we actually care about our students, and the only ones who can attest to this are the people that matter the most to us OUR STUDENTS.


Students from around the globe study at Knights College and find it a life-changing experience.
Our students rate the college as one of the leading provider of security courses in Victoria for teaching, support, and all round experience. Let them tell you about it in their own words.

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