Diploma of Security and Risk Management (CPP50619)

Course Description:

This qualification is suitable for people who evaluate security vulnerability and risk, coordinate and manage security operations and advise clients on security requirements. It reflects the role of practitioners who apply a substantial knowledge base and well-developed skills in a wide variety of security and risk management contexts.

Course Objectives:

On completion of the course participants will be able to:

  • analyse security risks
  • advise on security needs
  • coordinate effective security operations
  • implement security plans

Security Job Roles / Occupations:

This certificate course provides the employability skills to create a career in Security and be employed as a:

  • Security Operations Manager
  • Security Trainer
  • Security and Risk Advisor
  • Security Consultant


This course is aimed at licensed security officers who want to increase their skills and knowledge in a broad range of security areas to build their career within the security industry.

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Several methods of assessment are used in this course:

  • Multiple Choice
  • Written Assessment – short answer
  • Project – Case Study, Scenario
  • Observation Assessment
  • Video to demonstrate practical skills

This security course is offered:

  • face-to-face in a classroom setting, small group OR
    one-on-one for individuals
  • ONLINE with a Mentor who you can contact for help
    and direction

ENROL NOW and train with us:

We are flexible in our training delivery and you can apply for:

Security Units offered by HR training:

This qualification requires the completion of 5 Core units and 5 Elective units:

  • 5 Core Units
  • 5 Elective Units

5 CORE Units
CPPSEC5003 Assess security risk management options
CPPSEC5004 Develop security risk management plans
CPPSEC5005 Implement security risk management plans
BSBSEC5008 Analyse threat environment and device strategies to respond to active threats
BSBSEC5009 Implement communication systems to respond to active threats

Choose five (5) electives from the list below. If elective units are chosen from both lists below, total combination of units must not exceed five (5) units.

Up to maximunm five (5) elective units may be selected with appropriate contextualisation from the list below of electives from other currently endorsed Training Packages

CPPSEC4008 Assess and prepare security tender submissions
CPPSEC5002 Coordinate security operations
CPPSEC5006 Develop strategies to implement advanced technology security systems
HLTWHS004 Manage work health and safety
BSBLDR522 Manage people performance
BSBOPS505 Manage organisational customer service
BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness
BSBWOK501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development
ELECTIVE Units from other currently endorsed Training Packages

Up to maximum five (5) elective units may be selected if you have not selected any from the list above with appropriate contextualisation from the list below or from other currently endorsed Training Packages with units from the certificate IV or Diploma level, with a maximum of one unit from level IV.