Statement of Fees2019-11-20T02:31:47+00:00

Statement of Fees

Statement of Fees (effective 1 July, 2019)

COURSE Expected Delivery Method Estimated Course Duration Indicative Scheduled Hours Concession Enrolment Fee Non-Concession Enrolment Fee Concession Hourly Tuition Fee Non-Concession Hourly Tuition Fee Approx. Government Contribution Maximum Fee Payable
CPP20212 Certificate II in Security Operations
Unarmed Guard and Crowd Control
Classroom Based 17 Days 337 $95 $475 $0.28 $1.41 $2190 $1195
CPP20212 Certificate II in Security Operations
Control Room Operator
Classroom Based 13 Days 263 $95 $475 $0.36 $1.80 $1709.50 $1195
CPP30411 Certificate III in Security Operations
Armed Guard and Cash in Transit
Classroom Based 26 Days 484 $95 $475 $0.20 $0.98 $3146 $2095
CPP30411 Certificate III in Security Operations
Bodyguard
Classroom Based 24 Days 384 $95 $475 $0.25 $1.24 $2496 $2095
CPP30411 Certificate III in Security Operations
Control Room
Classroom Based  21 Days 442 $95 $475 $0.21 $1.07 $2873 $1885
CPP30607 Certificate III in Investigative Services Classroom Based 22 Days 327 $95 $475 $0.29 $1.45 $2125 $2095

CPP40707 Certificate IV in Security and Risk Management

Classroom Based 30 Days 522 $95 $475 $0.18 $0.91 $4108 $2620

Note: The student tuition fee as published is indicative only and subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

Individual Units /
Licensing Categories
Concession Non Concession Fee for Service
(Maximum Fee Payable)
Bodyguard N/A N/A $550
Batons & Handcuffs N/A N/A $350
Armed Guard Cash in Transit N/A N/A $900
Control Room Operator N/A N/A $450
Firearms requalification Semi-Auto only N/A N/A $350
Firearms requalification Revolver only N/A N/A $350
Firearms requalification Revolver & Semi-Auto N/A N/A $550
Screening N/A N/A $450

Statement of Fees (effective 1 January, 2020)

COURSE Expected Delivery Method Estimated Course Duration Indicative Scheduled Hours Concession Enrolment Fee Non-Concession Enrolment Fee Concession Hourly Tuition Fee Non-Concession Hourly Tuition Fee Approx. Government Contribution Maximum Fee Payable
CPP20218 Certificate II in Security Operations Classroom Based 18 Days TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA $1195
CPP31318 Certificate III in Security Operations Classroom Based 26 Days TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA $1195
CPP31418 Certificate III in Close Protection Operations Classroom Based TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA $2095
CPP30619 Certificate III in Investigative Services Classroom Based TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA $2095
CPP40719 Certificate IV in Security Management Classroom Based TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA $2095

Note: The student tuition fee as published is indicative only and subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Fees

Students who believe they have already obtained current skills and knowledge that would otherwise be covered in the qualification / unit of competence for which they intend to attain, should apply for RPL at the time of enrolment. The student’s skills and knowledge will be assessed and validated, and where appropriate, units of competency acknowledged and face-to-face training reduced.

CPP20212 Certificate II in Security Operations
Enrolment Fee $350
RPL Min cost (No Class required) $700
RPL Max Cost (Class required @ $80 per unit starting at $350 with a minimum price of $700) = $1195

CPP30411 Certificate III in Security Operations
Enrolment Fee $350
RPL Min cost (No Class required) $850
RPL Max Cost (Class required @ $135 per unit starting at $350 with a minimum price of $850) = $2095

CPP30607 Certificate III in Investigative Services
Enrolment Fee $350
RPL Min cost (No Class required) $850
RPL Max Cost (Class required @ $135 per unit starting at $350 with a minimum price of $850) = $2095

CPP40707 Certificate IV in Security Risk Management
Enrolment Fee $350
RPL Min cost (No Class required) $995
RPL Max Cost (Class required @ $175 per unit starting at $350 with a minimum price of $995) = $2620

PSP40416 Certificate IV in Government Investigations
Enrolment Fee $350
RPL Min cost (No Class required) $995
RPL Max Cost (Class required @ $175 per unit starting at $350 with a minimum price of $995) = $2620

*Maximum fees payable for RPL are capped as per each course fee published on the ISTA website https://ista.com.au/courses-offered-by-ista./

Credit Transfer (CT) Fees

Credit transfer is granted on the basis of the student’s completed nationally recognised units of competency that are equivalent to the units the student plans to or is enrolled in a full qualification. Credit transfer is available to all students enrolling in any training program offered by International Security Training Academy.

Due to regulatory and/or licensing requirements, students may be required to complete additional classroom-based training that may attract additional course fees payable by the student.

Additional fees for CPP20212 Certificate II in Security Operations may include:
$150.00 administration fee for processing credit transfer application
$ 80.00 per unit of competency if the student is required to complete additional classroom-based training
$150.00 for first aid if the student’s first aid was completed over 12 months ago

Additional fees for CPP30411 Certificate III in Security Operations may include:
$150.00 administration fee for processing credit transfer application
$120.00 per unit of competency if the student is required to complete additional classroom-based training

$150.00 for first aid if the student’s first aid was completed over 12 months ago
$650.00 for CPPSEC3018A Provide for the safety of persons at risk
$400.00 for CPPSEC3008A Control security risks using firearms

Additional fees for Certificate IV courses may include:
$150.00 administration fee for processing credit transfer application
$180.00 per unit of competency if the student is required to complete additional classroom-based training

*Maximum fees payable for Credit Transfer are capped as per each course fee published on the ISTA website https://ista.com.au/courses-offered-by-ista 

Rescheduling Fees

Students are expected to attend all training sessions punctually, for the entire duration of their course.

If a student misses a class, the student will be given a chance and will be allowed to attend the next available class after paying for the $50.00 rescheduling fees.

The student will be required to fill out a Reschedule Application Form subject to ISTA approval.

ISTA has the right to withdraw a student from the unit/s of competency if they fail to attend a rescheduled class.

Withdrawn students will be responsible to re-enrol and pay fees for the unit/s of competency they wish to complete. Credit Transfer fees and charges will apply, where applicable.

Students being withdrawn from a Course or a Unit of Competency are reminded that their enrolment in Victorian government subsidised training program (or part thereof, and regardless of completion), will affect their future training options and eligibility for further Victorian government subsidised training.

Rescheduling Fees for Firearms Courses

A student will get two chances to pass their firearms practical shoot exams. After two attempts, the student will be charges $200.00 for each re-shoot.

Non-attendance in training sessions for the unit CPPSEC3008A Control security risk situations using firearms without extraordinary circumstances will incur a $200.00 rescheduling fee.

AQF Certification Re-prints 

A $35.00 fee applies to produce a statement of attainment when the student has partially completed the training program.

Where the student requests a new copy of their AQF certification, the following fees apply:

  • Statement of Attainment $35.00
  • Qualification (with academic transcript) $35.00

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Fees (effective 1 January 2020)

Students who believe they have already obtained current skills and knowledge that would otherwise be covered in the qualification / unit of competence for which they intend to attain, should apply for RPL at the time of enrolment. The student’s skills and knowledge will be assessed and validated, and where appropriate, units of competency acknowledged and face-to-face training reduced.

CPP20218 Certificate II in Security Operations Enrolment Fee $350

RPL Min cost (No Class required) $700
RPL Max Cost (Class required @ $80 per unit starting at $350 with a minimum price of $700) = $1195

 CPP31318 Certificate III in Security Operations Enrolment Fee $350

RPL Min cost (No Class required) $850
RPL Max Cost (Class required @ $135 per unit starting at $350 with a minimum price of $850) = $2095

  

CPP31418 Certificate III in Close Protection Operations Enrolment Fee $350

RPL Min cost (No Class required) $850
RPL Max Cost (Class required @ $135 per unit starting at $350 with a minimum price of $850) = $2095

CPP30619 Certificate III in Investigative Services Enrolment Fee $350 

RPL Min cost (No Class required) $850
RPL Max Cost (Class required @ $135 per unit starting at $350 with a minimum price of $850) = $2095

 CPP40719 Certificate IV in Security Management Enrolment Fee $350

RPL Min cost (No Class required) $995
RPL Max Cost (Class required @ $175 per unit starting at $350 with a minimum price of $995) = $2620

CPP40416 Certificate IV in Government Investigations Enrolment Fee $350

RPL Min cost (No Class required) $995
RPL Max Cost (Class required @ $175 per unit starting at $350 with a minimum price of $995) = $2620

*Maximum fees payable for RPL are capped as per each course fee published on the ISTA website https://ista.com.au/courses-offered-by-ista./

Credit Transfer (CT) Fees (effective 1 January 2020)

Credit transfer is granted on the basis of the student’s completed nationally recognised units of competency that are equivalent to the units the student plans to or is enrolled in a full qualification. Credit transfer is available to all students enrolling in any training program offered by International Security Training Academy.

Due to regulatory and/or licensing requirements, students may be required to complete additional classroom-based training that may attract additional course fees payable by the student.

Additional fees for CPP20218 Certificate II in Security Operations may include:
$150.00 administration fee for processing credit transfer application
$ 80.00 per unit of competency if the student is required to complete additional classroom-based training
$150.00 for first aid if the student’s first aid was completed over 12 months ago

Additional fees for CPP31318 Certificate III in Security Operations may include:
$150.00 administration fee for processing credit transfer application
$120.00 per unit of competency if the student is required to complete additional classroom-based training

$150.00 for first aid if the student’s first aid was completed over 12 months ago
$650.00 for Plan provision of close protection services
$400.00 for Control security risks using firearms

Additional fees for CPP31418 Certificate III in Close Protection Services may include:
$150.00 administration fee for processing credit transfer application
$120.00 per unit of competency if the student is required to complete additional classroom-based training

$150.00 for first aid if the student’s first aid was completed over 12 months ago
$650.00 for Plan provision of close protection services

$400.00 for Control security risks using firearms

Additional fees for Certificate IV courses may include:
$150.00 administration fee for processing credit transfer application
$180.00 per unit of competency if the student is required to complete additional classroom-based training

*Maximum fees payable for Credit Transfer are capped as per each course fee published on the ISTA website https://ista.com.au/courses-offered-by-ista

I Just completed my Certificate II with a good group of people. An eye opener into the industry and I am 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

I did my Certificate II at the Geelong Campus. I highly recommend it for those who live in the 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

I would 100% recommend ISTA, the staff are lovely, caring and so helpful.
Best decision I ever made, it’s an amazing environment, so family oriented and every one is just so focused and wanting the best for you and for you to succeed, instructors are so passionate and give such a great insight, from text book to their own personal experience.
Thank you so much for everything.

Rachel Catherine, International Security Training Academy
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