PSP50416 Diploma of Government Investigations

About this Qualification

This qualification covers the competencies required by a person responsible for the coordination and conduct of investigations. It is suitable for individuals who apply integrated technical and theoretical concepts in a broad range of contexts to undertake advanced skilled duties in a government investigations environment.  Under the Australian Government Investigations Standards 2011, personnel managing investigations must hold this qualification.

Units of Competency

Core Units

  • PSPETH003 Promote the values and ethos of public service
  • PSPLEG003 Promote compliance with legislation in the public sector
  • PSPINV002 Conduct an investigation
  • PSPREG021 Coordinate investigation processes
  • PSPREG026 Review and evaluate investigations

Elective Units

  • BSBWHS401 Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements
  • PSPFRU003 Communicate fraud control awareness
  • PSPFRU004 Anticipate and detect possible fraud activity
  • PSPGEN054 Use complex workplace communication strategies
  • PSPGEN046 Undertake research and analysis
  • PSPFRU005 Conduct fraud risk assessments

Delivery and Cost

The course is delivered through a blend of self-paced online learning complementing an intensive five-day scenario-based workshop.  Course cost is $4450.

Candidates can commence the online component of the training at any time.

Combination Options

Candidates have the option to combine this qualification with the following specialist qualification:

PSP51716 Diploma of Fraud Control

This qualification covers the competencies required by a person responsible for the coordination and conduct of fraud control prevention and detection. It qualifies individuals who apply integrated technical and theoretical concepts in a broad range of contexts to undertake advanced skilled duties in a government fraud control environment.  In order to combine both qualifications you will need to complete these additional units:

  • PSPFRU007 Implement fraud control activities
  • PSPFRU006 Develop fraud control plans
  • PSPFRU008 Coordinate development and implementation of fraud information systems

The two qualifications are completed concurrently.  The cost for combining the two qualifications is an additional $500.

Upcoming Workshop Dates

2 Workshop(s)

Investigation/Fraud Diploma, Dept of Defence (ACT)

30/10/2017 - 03/11/2017

AFS Head Quarters

Not open to general enrolment.

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Investigation/Fraud Diploma, General Enrolment (ACT)

26/02/2018 - 02/03/2018

AFS Head Quarters

This workshop is the practical component of the PSP50416 Diploma of Government Investigations and the PSP50716 Diploma of Fraud Control.…

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