CPP41519 – Certificate IV in Security Risk Analysis

Qualification Description

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).

Occupational titles may include:

  • event security manager
  • security risk adviser
  • security risk analyst.

This qualification provides occupational specialisations in electronic security and crowded places, and a pathway to further learning and work in security risk management.

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.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Packaging Rules

To achieve this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in:

  • 12 units of competency
  • 5 core units
  • 7 elective units.

Electives are to be chosen as follows:

  • all 3 units within Group A or all 3 units within Group B
  • up to 4 units within Groups A, B or C not already selected
  • up to 2 units may be selected from Group D
  • an elective unit may be selected from any Training Package, as long as it contributes to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome and maintains the AQF level of this qualification.

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

Group A: Security Technology and Systems

CPPSEC4009

Interpret electronic information from advanced technology security systems

CPPSEC4020

Advise on advanced technology security systems to meet client needs

CPPSEC4021

Develop standard operating procedures for advanced technology security systems

 

Group B: Crowded Places

CPPSEC4024

Assess security of crowded places

CPPSEC4025

Advise on operational requirements to maintain crowded place security

PSPSEC015

Communicate security awareness

 

Group C: Specialist

CPPINV4013

Undertake case management of investigations

CPPSEC3125

Implement security procedures to protect critical infrastructure and public assets

CPPSEC4008

Assess and prepare security tender submissions

CPPSEC4014

Commission and decommission networked security systems

CPPSEC4015

Maintain networked security systems

CPPSEC4016

Install networked security systems

CPPSEC4017

Design security system configurations and specifications

CPPSEC4018

Program and configure networked security systems

CPPSEC4019

Diagnose faults in networked security systems

 

 

Group D: General

BSBCOM406

Conduct work within a compliance framework

BSBCUS401

Coordinate implementation of customer service strategies

BSBPMG522

Undertake project work

BSBRES411

Analyse and present research information

BSBSMB401

Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business

BSBSMB402

Plan small business finances

CPPSEC5004

Develop security risk management plans

CPPSEC5005

Implement security risk management plans

PSPSEC009

Handle sensitive information

PSPSEC010

Provide government security briefings

 

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