Security Industry Training Providers Approval - South Australia

Description

Persons intending to carry on a business of providing security industry training must be approved by the Commissioner for Consumer Affairs as a Security Industry Training Provider.

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

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be approved as a Security Industry Training Provider the Commissioner must be satisfied that the person, or if the person is a body corporate, each director of the body corporate, would be a fit and proper person to hold a security industry trainers licence if the person were to apply for such a licence. You are entitled to be approved as a security industry training provider if you meet the following criteria:

Individuals (including all partners in a partnership)

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


Body corporate
  • The body corporate and each of its directors are not suspended or disqualified from practicing or carrying on an occupation, trade or business under Australian law
  • No director has been found guilty or convicted of a Prescribed Offence (refer to the Prescribed Offences guideline for more information)
  • Each director is a fit and proper person

Fees

Variable; Please contact the Agency

Act(s) name

Security & Investigation Industry Act 1995 South Australia

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.

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Enquiries

Operating address: 91 Grenfell Street
Adelaise SA 5000
Mailing address: GPO Box 2169
Adelaide SA 5001
Phone: 0882048512
Email: occupational@sa.gov.au
Website: https://www.cbs.sa.gov.au (Opens in new window)