This unit of competency is designed to be delivered through a 2 day face-to-face training package and is an elective unit.
After successful completion of this course you will have the knowledge and skills to apply for a ‘Bodyguard’ license with the Office of Fair Trading.
Methods of Delivery
2 day face-to-face training
This course is delivered from 8:30am until 5:00pm on selected days. The total duration of in house training takes place over 2 days.
Minimum Requirements for Eligibility
To be eligible for this course you are required to meet the following criteria:
- Hold a current Qld Crowd Controller License
- Be an Australian or New Zealand Citizen or Resident documented with a Passport, Citizenship Certificate or Green Medicare Card (Must provide at least 1 Document)
- Be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or resident documented with a passport, Citizenship Certificate or green Medicare Card (must provide at least 1 Document)
- Prove your identity documented with a drivers license, 18+ Proof of Age Card, Keypass Card or passport (must provide at least 1 Document)
- 18 years of age or older documented with a drivers license, 18+ Proof of Age Card, Keypass Card or passport (must provide at least 1 Document)
Advance-Forward RTO45256 IS NOT CRICOS approved and therefore cannot accept international students
Our location is a 5 minute walk from the Springwood Bus Stop, we are a direct exit off the M1 Motorway heading south and around the corner from Arndale Shopping Centre. There is also plenty of parking available near our location.
Units of Competency
Upon successful completion of the course you will be provided with a Statement of Attainment for the following units of competency. To achieve this qualification you will be required to complete and demonstrate an understanding of the following unit of competency through written assessments, verbal assessments and practical display assessments and case scenarios.
CPPSEC3018A Provide for the safety of persons at risk
Upon Successful Completion of this Course
Upon successful completion of this course you will have obtained the required volume of learning, skills and knowledge to apply for your bodyguard license. The Office of Fair Trading require that this unit of competency is completed to apply for your bodyguard License.
This course will also provide you with multiple opportunities to practice and present good communication skills, teamwork, problem solving, initiatives and enterprise, planning and organisation, self-management, effective learning skills and information about the newest security law, legislation and security technology.
All our courses are presented by experienced trainers who have relevant industry experience and the knowledge to assist you to become a successful bodyguard.
If you receive a non-satisfactory completion at the end of the course, you will be provided with a second opportunity to complete the course satisfactorily at no cost. Our trainers will use all available facilities to assist you in reaching a satisfactory grading. We do not guarantee the successful completion of this course, however we will provide you with the full support from our expert trainers for you to achieve the best possible outcome.
Advance-Forward is not an employment agency. However, written references may be applied for by the student within 2 (two) weeks after the successful completion of the course.
Upon a successful completion of the bodyguard course you will be able to apply to the Office of Fair Trading for a bodyguard License. As part of this process you will be sent a letter from the Qld police requiring you to attend your local police station to undertake fingerprinting and a Criminal History Check.
After the successful receipt of your bodyguard license which is issued to you by the Qld Office of Fair Trading you may be eligible to work in a bodyguard position.
The cost for the Bodyguard Unit of Competency is $250.
Payment options by way of bank transfer (EFT), PayPal, cash or EFTPOS/credit card are available. A deposit of $50 is required upon your enrolment, with refunds available as per our refund policy. required upon your enrolment, unless other arrangements have been approved, with refunds available as per our refund policy (link this to relevant refunds page).
Payment plans are available subject to approval by our accounts department and are not guaranteed to be approved. Your Certificate/Statement of Attainment cannot be supplied to you until payment is made in full.
A hard copy can be viewed in your student handbook.
All students are required to provide us with your USI number issued by the training authority. If you do not have a USI number please go to http://www.usi.gov.au and follow the prompts to apply for a USI number. Once we receive your USI we will provide you with a copy of our student handbook. You will be required to complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy appraisal prior to the commencement of the course.