CPP41519 Certificate IV in Security Risk Analysis

About this Qualification

This qualification is for security risk analysts who apply technical security and operations expertise in a risk management environment. Security risk analysts understand the current threat environment and assess risk and advise clients on strategies to ensure the protection of electronic security systems and people and property in crowded places, as defined by Australia’s Strategy for Protecting Crowded Places from Terrorism (2017).

Occupational titles may include:

  • event security manager
  • security risk adviser
  • security risk analyst.

This qualification provides occupational specialisations in electronic security and crowded places, and a pathway to further learning and work in security risk management.

Units of Competency

Core Units

  • CPPSEC4003 Assess and advise on client security needs
  • CPPSEC4006 Conduct security risk assessment of client operations
  • CPPSEC4007 Identify security threats and assess impact on client operations
  • CPPSEC4012 Assess security vulnerabilities of assets
  • CPPSEC4022 Establish and implement ethics and governance arrangements for security businesses

Elective Units

  • CPPSEC4024 Assess security of crowded places
  • CPPSEC4025 Advise on operational requirements to maintain crowded place security
  • PSPSEC015 Communicate security awareness
  • PSPSEC010 Provide government security briefings
  • BSBRES411 Analyse and present research information
  • BSBCOM406 Conduct work within a compliance framework
  • CPPSEC3125 Implement security procedures to protect critical infrastructure and public assets

Delivery and Cost

AFS delivers this course in combination with the PSP40316 Certificate IV in Government Security

PSP40316 Certificate IV in Government Security / CPP40707 Certificate IV in Security and Risk Management

Three easy steps to two certificates

Australian Forensic Services (AFS) is offering a combined Certificate IV in Government Security (PSP40316) and Certificate IV in Security and Risk Management (CPP40707). These qualifications cover the competencies required for independent and self-directed work in the public sector as a practitioner in government security and risk management. It is suitable for individuals who need to apply integrated technical and theoretical concepts in a broad range of contexts to undertake advanced skilled duties in a government security environment.

Course Structure

The course is delivered in 3 steps:

Recognition of Prior Learning

Generalist units are assessed by recognition of your knowledge and skills in the workplace.

E learning Activity

At your own pace, through the AFS Learning Management System and webinars, you will be provided with the knowledge and skills to conduct a complex Security Risk Survey, including the development, implementation and evaluation of a Security Risk Management Plan in accordance with the AS/NZS ISO 31000:2009 Risk management – Principles and guidelines.

Face to face (5 days) 

In a five-day face to face learning environment you will be given the opportunity to discuss issues with Subject Matter Experts, identify a protective security and risk management problem, analyze the problem, develop solutions and develop a Business Case in a format presentable to a Senior Executive Officer.

Pre-requisites

Participants in this program must:

  • hold a minimum baseline security clearance
  • possess a general understanding of protective security and risk management

Cost for the Program

$3500.00 per participant

Upcoming Workshops

2 Workshop(s)

Government Security / Security Risk Analysis Certificate Workshop (ACT)
$3,850.00

24/02/2020 - 26/02/2020

AFS Head Quarters

This workshop is the face-to-face component of the dual Certificate IV in Government Security and Certificate IV in Security Risk Analysis course. This course…

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Government Security / Security Risk Analysis Certificate Workshop (ACT)
$3,850.00

16/10/2020 - 20/10/2020

AFS Head Quarters

This workshop is the face-to-face component of the dual Certificate IV in Government Security and Certificate IV in Security Risk Analysis course. This course…

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PSP50316 Diploma of Government Security / CPP50611 Diploma of Security and Risk Management

Three easy steps to two diplomas

Australian Forensic Services (AFS) is offering a combined Diploma of Government Security (PSP50316) and Diploma of Security and Risk Management (CPP50611). These qualifications cover the competencies required for independent and self-directed work in the public sector as a practitioner in government security and risk management. It is suitable for individuals who need to apply integrated technical and theoretical concepts in a broad range of contexts to undertake advanced skilled duties in a government security environment.

Course Structure

The course is delivered in 3 steps:

Recognition of Prior Learning

Generalist units are assessed by recognition of your knowledge and skills in the workplace.

E learning Activity

At your own pace, through the AFS Learning Management System and webinars, you will be provided with the knowledge and skills to conduct a complex Security Risk Survey, including the development, implementation and evaluation of a Security Risk Management Plan in accordance with the AS/NZS ISO 31000:2009 Risk management – Principles and guidelines.

Face to face (5 days) 

In a five-day face to face learning environment you will be given the opportunity to discuss issues with Subject Matter Experts, identify a protective security and risk management problem, analyze the problem, develop solutions and develop a Business Case in a format presentable to a Senior Executive Officer.

Pre-requisites

Participants in this program must:

  • hold a minimum baseline security clearance
  • possess a general understanding of protective security and risk management

Cost for the Program

$4500.00 per participant

Upcoming Workshops

4 Workshop(s)

Government Security / Security Risk Management Diploma Workshop (ACT)
$4,850.00

16/03/2020 - 20/03/2020

AFS Head Quarters

This workshop is the face-to-face component of the dual Diploma of Government Security and Diploma of Security Risk Management course. There are…

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Government Security / Security Risk Management Diploma Workshop (ACT)
$4,850.00

15/06/2020 - 19/06/2020

AFS Head Quarters

This workshop is the face-to-face component of the dual Diploma of Government Security and Diploma of Security Risk Management course. There are minimum requirements for this…

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Government Security / Security Risk Management Diploma Workshop (ACT)
$4,850.00

21/09/2020 - 25/09/2020

AFS Head Quarters

This workshop is the face-to-face component of the dual Diploma of Government Security and Diploma of Security Risk Management course. There are minimum requirements for this…

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Government Security / Security Risk Management Diploma Workshop (ACT)
$4,850.00

07/12/2020 - 11/12/2020

AFS Head Quarters

This workshop is the face-to-face component of the dual Diploma of Government Security and Diploma of Security Risk Management course. There are minimum requirements for this…

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CPP40719 Certificate IV in Security Risk Management

About this Qualification

This qualification is for security supervisors and security business managers who may engage in sub-contracting arrangements for personnel and clients. Security supervisors lead teams to coordinate and implement a range of security operations and functions such as control room, monitoring centre, electronic security and guarding. Security business managers coordinate security manpower and services to clients while operating under complex regulatory and contracting arrangements.

Occupational titles may include:

  • control room manager
  • event security supervisor
  • monitoring centre manager
  • security business manager
  • security operations supervisor
  • technical security manager

Units of Competency

Core Units

  • CPPSEC4001 Manage work health and safety in the security work environment
  • CPPSEC4003 Assess and advise on client security needs
  • CPPSEC4005 Facilitate security operations briefings and debriefing processes
  • CPPSEC4022 Establish and implement ethics and governance arrangements for security businesses

Elective Units

  • BSBLDR402 Lead effective workplace relationship
  • BSBLDR403 Lead team effectiveness
  • BSBWOR404 Develop work priorities
  • CPPSEC4004 Supervise security operations
  • BSBADM409 Coordinate business resources
  • BSBHRM405 Support the recruitment, selection and induction of staff
  • BSBSMB401 Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business
  • CPPSEC4023 Implement contracting arrangements for security businesses

Delivery and Cost

The course is delivered through a blend of self-paced online learning. Course cost is $3025. Candidates can commence the online component of the training at any time.

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CPP50619 Diploma of Security Risk Management

About this Qualification

This is a qualification for security risk consultants who provide specialist advice on strategies to mitigate risk to people, property and assets including crowded places, as defined by Australia’s Strategy for Protecting Crowded Places from Terrorism (2017). Security risk consultants operating at this level work with a high level of autonomy to assess the current threat environment, assess risk management options, and prepare and implement security risk management plans and communication systems to respond to active threats.

Occupational titles may include:

  • security risk specialist
  • security consultant
  • security policy analyst
  • security strategist

Entry Requirements

For entry into this course you must have any one of:

  • CPP40407 Certificate IV in Security and Risk Management
  • CPP40719 Certificate IV in Security Risk Management
  • CPP41519 Certificate IV in Security Risk Analysis

If you do not have one of these qualifications, contact AFS to see if Recognition of Prior Learning may be applicable for you.

Units of Competency

Core Units

  • CPPSEC5003 Assess security risk management options
  • CPPSEC5004 Develop security risk management plans
  • CPPSEC5005 Implement security risk management plans
  • CPPSEC5008 Analyse threat environment and devise strategies to respond to active threats
  • CPPSEC5009 Implement communications systems to respond to active threats

Elective Units

  • PSPSEC011 Assess security risk
  • PSPGEN054 Use complex workplace communication strategies
  • PSPGEN046 Undertake research and analysis
  • PSPSEC014 Coordinate protective security
  • PSPSEC013 Implement and monitor security and risk management plans

Delivery and Cost

This course is delivered through a blend of online learning and face-to-face training.

AFS delivers this course in combination with the PSP50316 Diploma of Government Security