Skill set details

CPPSS00078 - Security business management (Release 2)


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2 (this release) 07/Jan/2021
(View details for release 1) 30/Sep/2019

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Modification History

Release 2

This skill set first released with CPP Property Services Training Package Release 11.0.

Imported elective units updated to latest releases.

Release 1

This skill set first released with CPP Property Services Training Package Release 9.0.


This skill set describes the skills and knowledge required to manage a security business.

Pathways Information

This skill set provides credit towards CPP40719 Certificate IV in Security Management.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Not applicable.

Skill Set Requirements


Establish legal and risk management requirements of new business ventures


Coordinate recruitment and onboarding


Coordinate business resources


Develop work priorities


Implement contracting arrangements for security businesses

Target Group

This skill set is required by individuals who coordinate security manpower and services to clients while operating under complex regulatory and contracting arrangements.

Security business owners and managers in some jurisdictions require a Master Licence. This skill set does not result in a Master Licence.

Suggested words for Statement of Attainment

These units of competency from the CPP Property Services Training Package meet industry requirements for an individual specialising in managing a security business.