Security Risk Management2021-06-10T00:29:42+00:00

Security Risk Management

CPP40719 Certificate IV in Security Management

Risk management is the identification, assessment and prioritisation of risk. This course covers the application of risk management techniques aimed at monitoring, controlling and minimising risks and the potential impact of an unforeseen event on government, corporate or small business operations.


Easy Payment Plans Available

Full-Time & Part-Time Options

Nationally Recognised Training

Government Funded + Healthcare Card

$95*Conditions apply.

Government Funded Students

$475*Conditions apply.

Full Fee (Fee for Service Students)

$2650Full Fee

Additional fees for Certificate IV courses may include:

$150.00 administration fee for processing credit transfer application
$180.00 per unit of competency if the student is required to complete additional classroom-based training

*For eligible individuals: This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding

The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

Course fees include face-to-face training and assessment, all your course material and manuals, as well as the printing of your certificate/statement of attainment.

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Career Outcomes

The risk assessor’s role is an exciting career option, as you can assess risk for an array of different organisations. The assessor’s role can be used to evaluate the risk in relation to controlling and minimising the potential impact of an unforeseen event on government, corporate or small business operations, as well as public safety.

Course Duration

This program is delivered over a period of 10 weeks – 3 days per week (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday) plus 120 hours of external study.

Course fees include: face-to-face training and assessment, all your course material and manuals, as well as the printing of your certificate/statement of attainment.

Licensing Outcomes for Victoria

CPPSEC4001A – Manage a safe workplace in the security industry
CPPSEC4002A – Implement effective communication techniques
CPPSEC4003A – Advise on security needs
CPPSEC4004A – Monitor and review security operations
CPPSEC4005A – Facilitate workplace briefing and debriefing
CPPSEC4006A – Assess risks
CPPSEC4007A – Identify and assess threat
CPPSEC4012A – Identify and assess security of assets
BSBWOR401A – Establish effective workplace relationships
BSBWOR402A – Promote team effectiveness
BSBWOR404A – Develop work priorities


BSBCUS401  – Co-ordinate and implement customer service strategies
BSBINN301  – Promote innovation in a team environment
BSBITS401A    – Maintain business technology
BSBMGT403 – Implement continuous improvement
BSBADM409 – Co-ordinate business resources
BSBFIA402A    – Report on financial activity
BSBMB401A    – Establish legal and risk management requirements of a small business


CPP40719 Certificate IV in Security & Risk Management will prepare you for real life experiences and will provide a healthy income for those that gain employment within the risk assessing industry. This qualification is also one of the prerequisites for owning and operating your own private security business.

Risk Assessors can expect and income of $35 – $150 per hour.

Course Venues

  • Melbourne
    Level 11, Tower 4/18-38 Siddeley St, Melbourne VIC 3008

  • 1300 134 782
  • Monday – Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

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I Just completed my Certificate II with a good group of people. An eye opener into the industry and I am thankful to trainers and the staff at ISTA for the training and gaining some great advice and experience.

Robert Ceke

ISTA has been an outstanding organisation to complete my course with. Their professionalism and course structure has been at excellent standard. I recommend ISTA as a training provider to do your security course with. Staff are fantastic and very supportive. Trainers were absolutely amazing. A BIG THANKS TO ISTA!

Nisarg Dave

If you want to become a Security Guard I can definitely recommend ISTA. The trainers have a wealth of information…. Thank you for helping me become a better person and more self-aware.

Brian Evans

I did my Certificate II at the Geelong Campus. I highly recommend it for those who live in the Geelong or Ballarat areas!

Ben Harriage

I’d like to say a big thank you to all the ISTA crew. You are all so lovely and helped out to the fullest and if anyone is looking to do a Certificate II in Security Operations I believe this is the organisation you should go to. I’m continuing on to do my Certificate III in Security Operations in a few weeks. It has be wonderful and I have learnt a lot and gained so much confidence within myself. Thank you so much for all that each and everyone of you have done!

Rhee Peters

I would 100% recommend ISTA, the staff are lovely, caring and so helpful.
Best decision I ever made, it’s an amazing environment, so family-oriented and everyone is just so focused and wanting the best for you and for you to succeed, instructors are so passionate and give such a great insight, from textbook to their own personal experience.
Thank you so much for everything.

Rachel Catherine, International Security Training Academy


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