Competency Testing for Security Officers and Crowd Controllers

Obligations for RTO’s

New “Commissioner’s Condition”

  • Condition 25 – Independent Testing Process

“On completion of a Certificate II for a Security Operations course, the student must pass an independent written examination based on the course content before being eligible to be issued Security Officer and/or Crowd Controller licences. Prospective students must be advised of this requirement prior to enrolling in the course and sign a form acknowledging they have been made aware of this.”


Student information sent to Test Provider

  • To avoid delays in allowing participants to undertake the assessment after completing their Certificate II in Security Operations, RTOs will forward student information already provided to WA Police Licencing, to the Test Provider.
  • This will include the following information:
    • Student Name
    • Date of Birth
    • Certificate Number