Diploma of Government (Security)

Qualification Descriptor

This specialist qualification covers the competencies required for independent and self-directed work in the public sector as a practitioner in government security management. Where a free choice of elective is available these may be drawn from this or other Training Packages to reflect the particular work context or career plans of the individual


Packaging Rules

This qualification requires 11 units of competency including:

9 core units

2 elective units

Choose 2 elective units from elsewhere within this Training Package, or another endorsed Training Package or Accredited Course.

Units selected should not duplicate content already covered by units in this qualification

All elective units must be selected from an equivalent qualification level or higher, unless otherwise stated

** For this qualification, a maximum of 1 unit from Certificate IV level may be used

Core Units

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Promote the values and ethos of the public service

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Undertake research and analysis

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Promote diversity

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Use complex workplace communication strategies

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Promote compliance with legislation in the public sector

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Assess security risks

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Develop security risk management plans

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Implement and monitor security risk management plans

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Coordinate protective security


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Entry Requirements

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Licensing Information

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Employability Skills

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