Diploma of Security and Risk Management (CPP50611)

Qualification: Diploma
Course Code: CPP50611
Study mode: Online
Payment options: VET FEE-HELP may be available
Payment plan
Upfront payment
Duration: Up to 24 months
Start date: Enquire for upcoming start dates
Awarded by: Conwal and Associates Pty Ltd trading as Conwal Institute (RTO 31190)
This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

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About this course

This course is only available to residents living in SA, QLD, WA, ACT and NT.

Security has never been a more pressing issue in our world today. With the ever-present risk of terrorism on our doorsteps, it's important to have security experts who can manage and prevent risk at every level.

This online CPP50611 - Diploma of Security and Risk Management course from Conwal Institute is designed to do just that - train you to become a security and risk management professional. The program of study is highly practical and equips you with the skills needed to conduct risk investigations into deliberate, natural or perceived disasters as well as arrange inquiries into threats to public and corporate security.

You'll be trained across all competencies in the field of security risk management, some of which include risk and threat analysis, implementing risk management plans and coordinating security operations. Take your career into a new and exciting direction with this course today!


To be eligible to apply for this course applicants must:

  • Be currently employed in the industry
  • Have access to appropriate workplace tasks and resources to carry out assessments
  • Participate in a language literacy and numeracy task to ensure this course is suitable

Areas of study

In this security course, the subjects you will study include:

Core units:

  • BSBWOR501A - Manage personal work priorities and professional development
  • BSBCUS501A - Manage quality customer service
  • BSBMGT502B - Manage people performance
  • BSBWOR502A - Ensure team effectiveness
  • CPPSEC5001A - Establish and maintain an Occupational Health and Safety system
  • CPPSEC5002A - Coordinate security operations
  • CPPSEC5003A - Assess security risk management options

Elective units:

  • BSBHRM405 - Support the recruitment, selection and induction of staff
  • CPPSEC5004A - Prepare security risk management plan
  • CPPSEC5005A - Implement security risk management plan
  • CPPSEC5006A - Determine strategy for the implementation of biometric technology
  • CPPSEC5007A - Assess biometric system

See where a VET FEE-HELP loan can take you.

Upon successful completion of this qualification you will be issued with a nationally recognised certificate for CPP50611 - Diploma of Security and Risk Management and Care by Conwal and Associates (RTO 31190) trading as Conwal Institute.

This course opens up new and exciting possibilities for your career, enabling you to work for some of Australia's largest government and corporate organisations. By successfully completing the course, you'll be qualified to implement plans on behalf of directors and government advisors when it comes to security and risk management. Graduates from this course, have gone on to work in the following roles:

  • Risk management specialist
  • Threat analysis officer
  • Crime prevention officer
  • State government protective manager
  • Security investigating manager

Finance options

If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive VET FEE-HELP for this program, meaning you can defer payment of your course fees.

The current price of this course is $15,000.

Alternatively, payment plans are available.

You will be provided with the opportunity to withdraw without payment, if you decide that this course isn't right for you.

You may be eligible to receive VET FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the VET FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).

Find out more about government study loans here.
RTO 31190
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Committed to excellence in education, Conwal Institute offers students a tailored learning experience and a variety of employment outcomes. Students are offered support and training from industry professionals with at least 5 years’ practical experience and free access to hundreds of video courses to enhance their learning experience. As a student of Conwal you have ongoing student support via email, phone or live chat, and be able to engage with your fellow students and tutors through Conwal’s interactive social learning platform.

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