Manual Handling Course
Skills Training College provides the best security guard courses Adelaide has to offer.
Located in Adelaide’s CBD, our security training facility is easily accessible by public transport and has plenty of parking available for all students.
Interested in starting a career in the security industry? Enrol today in our Certificate II In Security Operations in Adelaide and take the first step on your exciting new career path.
CPP20218 Certificate II in Security Operations is the qualification needed to apply for a security agent licence with the Department of Consumer and Business Services.
As a CRICOS registered training organisation, Skills Training College’s training services are available for eligible domestic and international students.
Completing this course is a necessary first step toward employment in entry level security operations roles in either the public and private security industry. Among the possible job opportunities available upon completing this course are the following:
A security training certificate issued by Skill’s Training College is the key to a bright new career in the security industry.
Upon successful completion of our security operations course, you’ll be eligible for additional training services and courses offered to further advance your new security career. You’ll open opportunities to further learning and potential career pathways such as a cash-in transit officer, transport security protection, or guard dog handler.
Skills Training College’s security courses are the perfect way to begin your new security operations career. Through extensive training from industry professionals during our Adelaide security course you’ll learn the practical skills to apply security procedures including how to:
There are no academic prerequisites or prior learning required to enrol in CPP20218 Certificate II in Security Operations.
However, there are entry requirements students must meet before they can enrol in security guard training with Skills Training College. It is each student’s personal responsibility to ensure they meet these requirements.
To be eligible to enrol in our security training course you must:
It is also strongly recommended you first complete a criminal history check. Students may not be eligible to apply for Certificate II in Security Operations if they have been convicted of a disqualifying offence in the last 10 years or are a “close associate” of criminals.
To be eligible for our Domestic Student security course you must meet all the enrolment requirements and be an Australian citizen or permanent resident.
International students wishing to enrol in our CRICOS approved security course in Adelaide must either hold a Student Visa Subclass 500 or any other temporary visa with study rights.
Subclass 500 Visa holders must also meet the following conditions to apply:
For further information or if you have any questions about your eligibility please contact us directly on firstname.lastname@example.org
For domestic students, our Certificate II in Security Operations uses a blended delivery method. We combine independent, self-paced online learning with in-person, practical training. We strongly recommend completing the online portion first to prepare for your face-to-face training. Practical classes run over fulltime hours, beginning 9am and continuing until 5pm each weekday over five days, with additional self-paced exams for you to complete at home.
Those on an international student visa must complete the entirety of this security training course in person. After two weeks of in-person training, a third week is reserved to help students work effectively to complete any outstanding assessments.
If any student has first aid training certificate they have completed prior to this security course and they can provide evidence, they will have one fewer days in-person classes needed to attend.
Book early, as space is limited for both our domestic and international classes.
The fee for domestic students is a single upfront payment of $599 for the entire course.
For international students the cost is $1100.
All costs include a $100 non refundable enrolment fee.
For all students there is a cancellation fee of $100. Terms and conditions for cancellation and rescheduling fees can be found here.
After completing Certificate II in Security Operations, your will be eligible to apply for a security agent licence. Applications come with additional costs which are charged by the South Australian government and not included in your course fee.
If you’re ready to start your new career as a security officer, beginning is as easy as choosing a date for your first class. View all our upcoming Adelaide security courses and enrol today.
Manual Handling Course
White Card Course
First Aid In An Education Setting
Provide First Aid
Manual Handling Refresher Course
Security Course (International Students)
Security Course (Domestic Students)
Aged Care Course (Unaccredited)
Disability Support Course (Unaccredited)
Complete Barista Course
Security guards provide quality services to protect security clients, persons, clients, venues, or personal effects. They enact security procedures such as risk assessment, monitoring crowd behaviour for inappropriate, dangerous, or criminal activity, and apply effective communication skills to manage conflict to resolve security risk situations which could threaten the safety of people or a person’s property while complying with legal and procedural requirements.
No, not entirely. For domestic students security courses are delivered through a blended learning mode consisting of a combination of in-person practical learning and independent online study.
For international students, a security course must be completed entirely in-person.
After passing our security training course you will be eligible to apply for a security agent licence online at this link. Additional fees will be charged by the South Australian government as part of your application, these are independent of any course fees.
Legal and procedural requirements dictate the police need to fingerprint all security providers. After your form as been lodged South Australia Police will contact you via email to explain and begin the fingerprinting process.
Yes. A South Australian security agent licence must be renewed every twelve months, and it is the licence holder’s own responsibility to ensure their licence remains current. You can renew a security agent licence by following this link.
Yes, in most circumstances it is possible to transfer your security agent licence to a different state. This is done through a process known as mutual recognition, of which the details and costs are different for each state. You can find out how to apply for mutual recognition by checking the government website of the state you are looking to transfer to.
Security officers are in high demand in the hospitality industry in Adelaide. As such, both a Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) or Responsible Gambling Services (RSG) qualification compliment a security training course and open up a wider range of employment opportunities for a prospective security officer.