Armed Guard Cash-In-Transit2019-01-14T03:19:25+00:00

Armed Guard Cash-In-Transit

CPP30411 Certificate III in Security Operations

This course teaches the safe use of firearms along with batons and handcuffs, defensive tactics and operational planning. The course is also designed to train security guards to work in the collection, transfer and/or delivery of cash and valuables. Must have completed the 6 units from current CPP20212 Certificate II in Security Operations.


Course Fee Starts at $80*

Easy Payment Plans Available

Full-Time & Part-Time Options

Nationally Recognised Training

Government Funded + Healthcare Card

$80*Conditions apply.

Government Funded Students

$400*Conditions apply.

Full Fee (Fee for Service Students)

  • Armed Guard Cash-in-Transit only
  • $2445
  • Armed Guard Cash-in-Transit + Bodyguard
  • Cost of Individual Units

    CPPSEC3018A Provide for the safety of persons at risk – $650
    CPPSEC3014A Control persons using baton – $175
    CPPSEC3015A Restrain persons using handcuffs – $175
    HLTFA311A Apply First Aid – $150
    Other Units – $80

    *For eligible individuals: This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding

    The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

    Course fees include face-to-face training and assessment, all your course material and manuals, as well as the printing of your certificate/statement of attainment.

    Click here to view the statement of fees.

    Career Outcomes

    • Transportation of valuables/cash from casinos, banks or ATM’s
    • Guard high profile buildings or businesses whilst carrying a firearm
    • Mobile Patrol facilitating a weapon
    • Compound Security Protection
    • High risk escorting

    Course Duration

    Full time – 14 days (8:30 am – 4:30 pm) Weekdays

    Licensed Outcomes for Victoria

    In addition to meeting the requirements for CPP20212 Certificate II in Security Operations, completing this training program will contribute towards licensed outcomes in Victoria for Armed Guard/Cash in Transit.

    Breakdown of Units to meet individual licensing requirements of Armed Guard/Cash in Transit in Victoria.


    BSBFLM303C Contribute to effective workplace relationships
    BSBWOR301A Organise personal work priorities and development
    CPPSEC3001A Maintain workplace safety in the security industry
    CPPSEC3002A Manage conflict through negotiation
    CPPSEC3003A Determine response to security risk situation
    CPPSEC3005A Prepare and present security documentation and reports
    CPPSEC3006A Coordinate a quality security service to customers
    CPPSEC3007A Maintain security of environment
    CPPSEC3008A Control security risk situations using firearms
    CPPSEC3009A Prepare and present evidence in court
    CPPSEC3013A Control persons using empty hand techniques
    CPPSEC3014A Control persons using baton
    CPPSEC3015A Restrain persons using handcuffs
    CPPSEC3017A Plan and conduct evacuation of premises
    HLTFA311A Apply first aid
    CPPSEC3050A Load and unload cash-in-transit in an unsecured environment\
    CPPSEC3051A Implement cash-in-transit security procedures\
    CPPSEC3052A Inspect and test cash-in-transit security equipment

    Click here to find out the eligibility requirements for an Armed Guard/Cash in Transit Licence.



    CPP30411 Certificate III in Security Operations will prepare you for real life experiences and will provide a healthy income for those that gain employment within the Security Industry.

    Armed Guard & Cash-in-Transit personnel can expect an income between $25 – $60+ (including penalty rates) per hour.

    ISTA’s Security Industry Firearms Requalification for Licensing Purposes

    Our training program is more than just a requalification. ISTA have some of Australia’s most experienced firearms instructors that will enhance and develop your skills and introduce you to the most modern practical shooting methods utilised by Tactical and Specialist agencies both within Australia and internationally.

    Course Fees

    Revolver: $400
    Revolver + Semi Auto: $475

    Duration: 2 Days

    Day 1: Theory
    Day 2: Practical

    Course Venues

    • Melbourne
      Level 1, 280 King Street Melbourne 3000

    • 03 9663 0881
    • Monday – Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
      Saturday: 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    • Dandenong
      63 Walker Street Dandenong 3175

    • 03 8352 4274
    • Monday – Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    Just completed Certificate II with a good group of people. An eye opener into the industry and I am greatly thankful to trainers and the staff at ISTA for the training and gaining some great advice and experience.

    Robert Ceke

    ISTA has been an outstanding organisation to complete my course with. Their professionalism and course structure has been at excellent standard. I recommend ISTA as a training provider to do your security course with. Staff are fantastic and very supportive. Trainers were absolutely amazing. A BIG THANKS TO ISTA!

    Nisarg Dave

    If you want to become a Security Guard I can definitely recommend ISTA. The trainers have a wealth of information…. Thank you for helping me become a better person and more self-aware.

    Brian Evans

    Did my Certificate II from Geelong. Highly recommend it for those who live in Geelong or Ballarat areas!

    Ben Harriage

    I’d like to say a big thank you to all the ISTA crew. You are all so lovely and helped out to the fullest and if anyone is looking to do a Certificate II in Security Operations I believe this is the organisation you should go to. I’m continuing on to do my Certificate III in Security Operations in a few weeks. It has be wonderful and I have learnt a lot and gained so much confidence within myself. Thank you so much for all that each and everyone of you have done!

    Rhee Peters


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