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