CPP40707 Certificate IV in Security and Risk Management


Security Risk Management is the identification, assessment and prioritisation of risks. The course covers management techniques aimed at monitoring, controlling and minimising risk and potential impact of an unforeseen events. 

The risk assessors role is an career option, as you can assess risk in an array of different situations. This can be in the construction, government, council, or private organisations. The assessor role can be used to evaluate the risk, in relation to public safety. 

This course is best suited for individuals who have spent 3-5 years in security or similar industry. 

Course Detail

Course Detail

Total number of units = 16
11 core units plus
5 elective units

To achieve recognition at the Certificate IV level, the candidate must demonstrate competency in the eleven core units, 




Course Duration is 12 months. You are expected to attended over 80% of the classroom sessions and complete a series of assessments. 

Entry into this course

There are no entry requirements for this qualification, however it is highly recommended that participants ideally will have a Certificate III in Security Operations or are currently working in the industry. No prerequisites are required for this course.
Students are required to undertake a Language, Literacy, and Numeracy test prior to commencing the training. 

To successfully complete this course, students must have:

  • basic English writing, reading and speaking skills basic level of mathematics equivalent to a school sector Year 11 standard 
  • basic computer skills as a minimum 
  • access to a computer 

Delivery Mode

Our course includes face to face, classroom attendance, and includes case studies, project work, questions and answers, and an online component. For corporate clients classroom sessions can be at your workplace with prior agreement. 

How will I be assessed ​for this course?

Assessments are completed to measure your skills and knowledge against the training qualification requirements and those of the industry. 

The assessment process will include written and practical presentations, case studies, workbook activities, observation, project work and classroom participation and will require some time away from the training rooms completing assignments. 

RPL/Credit transfer

RPL and credit transfer applies for this course.

Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

If recognition applies the students overall duration will alter and a schedule of exemptions will be provided.

Credit transfer

If a certificate or statement of results is produced and verified, a credit transfer process will be initiated by Tradee Training Academy Australia in relation to the units as per the training plan.
If credits apply the overall duration will alter and a schedule of exemptions will be provided.

Fees & charges


* disclaimer: no GST