Security guarding with dog training and qualifications

To be allowed to perform this activity the person must hold a full Security General Guarding licence and the following qualifications. Applicant must also provide:

  • Proof of dog registration
  • Proof of dog training and suitability

Training units accepted until 30 September 2020

Units for a full employee and/or agent individual licenceAdditional training units for an agent individual licence

Applicants for employee and agent licence must complete these units before applying for a licence

Applicants for an agent licence must complete these additional training units

  • CPPSEC1001A - Identify and report security risk situations
  • CPPSEC1005A - Apply critical infrastructure protection procedures
  • CPPSEC2001A - Communicate effectively in the security industry
  • CPPSEC2002A - Follow workplace safety procedure in the security industry
  • CPPSEC2004B - Respond to security risk situation
  • HLTFA311A - Apply first aid
  • CPPSEC2003B - Work effectively in the security industry
  • CPPSEC2005A - Work as part of a security team
  • CPPSEC2006B - Provide security services to clients
  • CPPSEC2011B - Control access to and exit from premises
  • CPPSEC2014A - Operate basic security equipment
  • CPPSEC2015A - Patrol premises
  • CPPSEC3010A - Manage dogs for security functions
  • CPPSEC3011A - Handle dogs for security patrol
  • CPPSEC3048A - Maintain effective relationship with security clients
  • CPPSEC4001A - Manage a safe workplace in the security industry
  • CPPSEC4002A - Implement effective communication techniques
  • CPPSEC4003A - Advise on security needs
  • CPPSEC4006A - Assess risks
  • CPPSEC4007A - Assess threat
  • BSBSMB404 - Undertake small business planning

Training units accepted from 20 January 2020

Units for an employee and agent individual licenceAdditional training units for agent individual licence
  • BSBFLM303 Contribute to effective workplace relationships
  • BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development
  • 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
  • CPPSEC3105 Coordinate provision of quality security services to clients
  • CPPSEC3106 Gather, organise and present security information and documentation
  • CPPSEC3112 Manage training and well-being of dogs for security functions
  • CPPSEC3113 Handle dogs for security patrols
  • CPPSEC3121 Control persons using empty hand techniques
  • CPPSEC3124 Prepare and present evidence in court
  • CHCCCS020 Respond effectively to behaviours of concern
  • HLTAID003 Apply first aid
  • CPPSEC4001 Manage work health and safety in the security work environment
  • CPPSEC4003 Assess and advise on client security needs
  • CPPSEC4004
  • CPPSEC4006 Conduct security risk assessment of client operations
  • CPPSEC4007 Identify security threats and assess impact on client operations
  • BSBSMB404 Undertake small business planning

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Updated: 02 Jun 2020