Our Courses

Australian Forensic Services offers a wide range of courses leading to nationally recognised qualifications in some of the following areas:

Cyber Security

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who are competent in a range of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) roles, basic cyber awareness, generalist IT support services, networking, programming, systems.

ICT30120 Certificate III in Information Technology

Cyber Security Skill Sets

Designed for individuals needing specific skills and knowledge regarding cyber security across various industries and can be counted towards the Certificate IV in Information Technology.

BSBSS00093 Cyber Security Threat Assessment and Risk Management Skill Set

BSBSS00094 Cyber Security Awareness Skill Set

Education and Training

This qualification reflects the roles of individuals delivering training and assessment services in the vocational education and training (VET) sector and is also suitable preparation for those engaged in the delivery of training and assessment of competence in a workplace context, as a component of a structured VET program.

TAE40122 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

Government Investigations

Qualifications designed for officers working in operational roles undertaking government investigation related functions, with a particular focus on meeting the ethical and legislative requirements of the public service.

PSP40416 Certificate IV in Government Investigations


PSP50416 Diploma of Government Investigations


Certificate IV Additional Specialisations

These qualifications are ONLY available after completion of the  Certificate IV in Government Investigations

PSP40416 Certificate IV in Government Investigations (Regulatory compliance)

PSP40316 Certificate IV in Government Security (Fraud Control)

*Candidate's can combine both options. 


Diploma Combination Options

Qualifications delivered through the Diploma of Government Investigations

PSP50716 Diploma of Fraud Control

Intelligence Operations

DISCLAIMER: Only available to Gov Dept. & businesses.

This qualification allows for the attainment of competencies in Defence intelligence operations including personnel working in operational roles, and undertaking and leading intelligence operations in a Defence or similar government environment.

DEF40217 Certificate IV in Intelligence Operations

Personnel Vetting

The personnel vetting specialisation covers the skills required for working without supervision within a personal security area.

For course enrolment, please contact AFSI directly, online enrolment is not available for this course.

PSP40316 Certificate IV  in Government Security (Personnel Vetting)

Security Courses

For those working in operational roles undertaking government security related functions, with a particular focus on meeting the ethical and legislative requirements of the public service.

PSP40316 Certificate IV in Government Security
CPP41519 Certificate IV in Security Risk Analysis 


PSP50316 Diploma of Government Security

CPP50619 Diploma of Security Risk Management

Short Courses

Below are short courses that AFS runs for 2-3 days. These courses are not nationally accredited, but they are for professional development.

Investigative Interviewing

RPL Courses

These courses are only offered through Recognition of Prior Learning, unless there are sufficient participants to conduct a face-to-face course

If you are interested in a face to face course please contact us.

Training and Education

Leading other trainers and assessors in providing mentoring or advice to new trainers or assessors as well as designing approaches to learning and assessment strategies.

TAE50116 Diploma of Vocational Education and Training

TAE50216 Diploma of Training Design and Development

Investigative Services

This qualification provides occupational specialisation in factual investigation and surveillance, and a pathway to further learning and work in investigations management.

CPP30619 Certificate III in Investigative Services

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