CPP41519 – Certificate IV in Security Risk Analysis

Security Risk Management


This course helps to acquire skills in risk identification and management, developing and implementing security operations and applying security risk policies to the workplace. This qualification provides occupational specialisations in electronic security and crowded places, and a pathway to further learning and work in security risk management.


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).

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:

  • Event security manager
  • Security risk adviser
  • Security risk analyst

Total number of units = 12

5 core units plus
7 elective units

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
To be selected depending on whether a particular specialisation is required.

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