Security Industry Trainers Licence - South Australia


Persons who provides security industry training must obtain a Security Industry Trainers Licence.

Security industry training is defined as:

  • training designed to provide a person with a qualification determined by the Commissioner for Consumer Affairs to be required for a person to be eligible to hold a security agents licence (other than a licence authorising only the performance of functions relating to security alarm or surveillance systems); or
  • training required by the Commissioner to be completed by the holder of a security agents licence that authorises the licensee to perform the function of controlling crowds; or
  • training of a kind prescribed by the regulations.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

You are entitled to be licensed as a security industry trainer if you meet the following criteria:

  • You have not been found guilty or convicted of a Prescribed Offence (see the Prescribed Offences guideline for more information)
  • You are not suspended or disqualified from practising or carrying on an occupation, trade or business under a law of this State or another State or Territory of the Commonwealth
  • You are a fit and proper person

Act(s) name

Security & Investigation Industry Act 1995 SA

Additional information

Application forms and fee information is available from:

Administering agency

Consumer and Business Services

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.


Operating address: 9th Floor, East Wing, Zurich Building
50 Grenfell Street
Adelaise SA 5000
Mailing address: GPO Box 2169
Adelaide SA 5001
Phone: 0882268410
Fax: 0882268415