A bodyguard carries out close personal protective services.
All security providers must be fingerprinted by the Queensland Police Service. After you´ve lodged your application, you will receive a letter from us that details the process for having your fingerprints taken.
To be eligible for a licence, you must:
• be 18 years or older
• have no recorded conviction of a disqualifying offence within the previous 10 years
• have no unrecorded finding of guilty of a disqualifying offence in the previous five years
• not be considered a risk to public safety
• have successfully completed the training.
Training requirements for a new licence
To qualify for an unrestricted bodyguard licence, you must successfully complete the following units of competency from the CPP07 Training Package.
CPPSEC2001A Communicate effectively in the security industry
CPPSEC2002A Follow workplace safety procedures in the security
CPPSEC2003B Work effectively in the security
CPPSEC2005A Work as part of a security team
CPPSEC2006B Provide security services to clients
CPPSEC2012A Monitor and control individual and crowd behaviour
CPPSEC2014A Operate basic security equipment
CPPSEC3002A Manage conflict through negotiation
CPPSEC3003A Determine response to security risk situation
CPPSEC3007A Maintain security of environment
CPPSEC3013A Control persons using empty hand techniques
CPPSEC3018A Provide for the safety of persons at risk
HLTFA 311A Apply first aid
INFORMATION FOR OVERSEAS STUDENTS ONLY
SDS is not CRICOS Registered, therefore, overseas students who have a subclass visa 500 are not eligible to join our courses (this is a Government guideline).
The Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS) is an Australian Government register that lists all Australian education providers offering courses to people studying in Australia on student visas and the courses offered.