CPP50619 – Diploma of Security Risk Management

Security Risk Management


This course helps to build on skills in risk identification and management, developing and implementing security operations and applying security risk policies to the workplace.


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.

Pre-requisites for this qualification:

  • CPP40707 Certificate IV in Security and Risk Management, or
  • CPP40719 Certificate IV in Security Management, or
  • CPP41519 Certificate IV in Security Risk Analysis
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:

  • Security risk specialist
  • Security consultant
  • Security policy analyst
  • Security strategist

Total number of units = 10

5 core units plus
10 elective units

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 communication systems to respond to active threats

Elective Units
To be selected

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