CPP40719 – Certificate IV in Security Management

Security Risk Management


Although there are no pre-requisites, this qualification is most applicable to people looking to move into the type of employment that deals with security consultation and management or for those working in the security industry who wish to build on their current knowledge. 


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.

Legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply in some states and territories to the provision of advice on security solutions, strategies, protocols and procedures. For further information, check with the relevant regulatory authority.

Occupational titles may include:

  • Control room manager
  • Event security supervisor
  • Monitoring centre manager
  • Security business manager
  • Security operations supervisor
  • Technical security manager

Total number of units = 12

4 core units plus
8 elective units

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 briefing and debriefing processes
CPPSEC4022 Establish and implement ethics and governance arrangements for security businesses

Elective Units
To be selected

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