If you’re interested in becoming a security guard in Australia, you will need to obtain a security license. You must also be an Australian or New Zealand citizen for at least 12 months or have a Visa that permits unlimited work rights.

 

Other criteria need to be met to become a security guard in Australia, includes a clean criminal history and be least 18 years of age.

Criminal History 

You must be a fit and proper person, which means you must not have any criminal convictions, and that you are able to prove to the NSW Police that you do not have any criminal associates and that you have not committed any offences that involve drugs, violence or dishonesty, or terrorism.  

Proof Of Identification 

You must have a Driver’s Licence, Photo Card, or Customer number from NSW Roads and Maritime Services for identification.

Security Licence Course

In order to apply for a security license to become a security guard in Australia, you will have to have successfully completed an accredited course such as the Certificate II in Security Operations.

Language proficiency

Although there are no specific entry requirements to become a security guard, a good level of education is an advantage. Once you decide to enroll into a security license course in Sydney, you will be required to undertake a number of pre-learning exercises and quizzes prior to commencing your face to face classes.

 

Security Guard Salary in Australia 

The average security guard salary in Australia is $58,646 per year or $30.07 per hour. Entry-level positions start at $50,392 per year, while most experienced workers make up to $87,321 per year.

 

Cost of Security Guard Course in Australia

Certificate II Security Operations CPP20218 completed at Multisec Training in Auburn.

  • $1100.00  Weekday Course
  • $1400.00 Weekend Course 

 

Location in Sydney

Multisec Training delivers the security licence course in Auburn Sydney, at  15 / 191 Parramatta Road, AUBURN NSW 2144 with free onsite parking for our students.

Become a security guard in Australia enroll today at Multisec Training located in Auburn Sydney.

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Other Available Courses

Certificate II in Security Operations

Training for a career as a Security Guard. To become a Security Guard in NSW you require a Certificate II in Security Operations, course CPP20218, this qualification is nationally recognised.

First Aid Course

This course has been designed to provide participants with the skills and knowledge to provide initial life support through CPR. This course is to be completed prior to starting Certificate II Security Operations course.

Testimonials

Based on 210 reviews.
Anthony Cunningham
Anthony Cunningham
2022-08-06
This course was a great course made better by the trainer, Tony Pearce and the CEO Greg Byrne and his wife, Deanne. I would recommend this course to any people aspiring to become a security guard.
Kowit Tuntrakool
Kowit Tuntrakool
2022-08-06
Tony such​ a​ good​ teacher ​ very​ nice​ and​ so​ friendly.​Thank​ you​ for​ every​ thing​.
Sutinart Ploywong
Sutinart Ploywong
2022-08-05
great trainer and a relax environment provided by Tony gain a better understand of the security industry i highly recommend anyone considering studying to enrol with multisec!!
Steven “DaPvPers”
Steven “DaPvPers”
2022-08-05
Just completed the course today It was informative, fun and great in value. I now have a better understanding what are required or expected in the industry.
MD.Salman Hunk
MD.Salman Hunk
2022-08-05
I highly recommend to other students to take the classes multi sec tony Pearce trainer was highly skilled qualified trainer more than two decades of professional experience he has work with so many sectors of security industry.
saqib saddique
saqib saddique
2022-08-05
Friendly environment good trainer

Other Available Courses

Certificate II in Security Operations

Training for a career as a Security Guard. To become a Security Guard in NSW you require a Certificate II in Security Operations, course CPP20218, this qualification is nationally recognised.

First Aid Course

This course has been designed to provide participants with the skills and knowledge to provide initial life support through CPR. The First Aid course is to be completed prior to starting Certificate II Security Operations course.

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