Short Course Details

SPC-13 Alarm Installation


Alarm Installation

This course is designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge required to install a basic alarm system from the sensors through to the alarm panel and control pad. You will also learn to install and maintain complex alarm systems including back to base monitoring. Alarm installation is a regulated activity in some Australian States and Territories. To find out about your licensing/regulatory requirements, please contact your Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authority at National or State/Territory level, or check on the Australian Security Industry Association (ASIAL)'s website.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • program security equipment and systems
  • present specifications and configurations in line with client requirements
  • install security systems and equipment, including testing and fault-finding
  • prepare for, carry out and complete routine maintenance
  • identify and document security requirements
  • commission and decommission security equipment and system
  • coordinate a quality security service to clients, including estimates and quotes


  • Unit of Competency: CPPSEC3036A Program security equipment and system
  • Unit of Competency: CPPSEC3037A Test installed security equipment and system
  • Unit of Competency: CPPSEC3039A Identify and diagnose electronic security equipment and system fault
  • Unit of Competency: CPPSEC3041A Maintain and Service Security Equipment and System
  • Unit of Competency: CPPSEC3046A Configure a security system

Learning Methods

This course will be delivered in a four full-day face-to-face training session at one of the MILCOM training centres or at a mutually convenient and suitable location, for a sufficiently large group of participants.


Alarm Installation (Weekend)VIC$950.0029 - 30 June & 6 - 7 July
Alarm InstallationVIC$950.0022 - 25 July 2019
Alarm InstallationNSW$950.0022 - 25 July 2019
Alarm InstallationVIC$950.003 - 6 August 2019
Alarm Installation (weekend)VIC$950.0024-25 & 31 Aug & 1 Sept