Diploma in Security Management

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Diploma in Security Management

Online Security Management Course

eLearning College is proud to present this all-new online security management course – now open for enrolment and available 100% free of charge.  Our most advanced Diploma in Security Management is open to anyone pursuing a successful career in the field – no prior knowledge or experience necessary.  With no deadlines or time restrictions to worry about, this endorsed security management course is suitable for even the busiest learners.  Work towards an advanced Diploma in Security Management in your spare time, building the knowledge and skills you need to support your professional development.

Our most advanced security and risk management course examines the core principles of effective security management in-depth.  Each of the nine self-paced modules covers a different topic or knowledge area, including emergency preparedness, physical security management, security systems integration, the use of technology in security management, crisis management, patrol tactics and techniques, the basics of risk management, and more. All units conclude with an online assessment in multiple choice format, and there is no final exam to sit.  Sign up online and start your Diploma in Security Management today, or contact the team at eLearning College anytime for more information.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course the learner will be able to:

  • Understand the importance of security
  • Discuss the various stages of the risk assessment process
  • Identify the differences between the various types of assets
  • The Estimate Probability of Occurrence
  • Define Emergency Planning
  • Categorizing Emergencies Development of an Emergency Plan
  • Discuss the various different types of physical security systems and safeguards
  • Understand the main components of a physical security system
  • Make effective use of lighting to maximise the effectiveness of a security system
  • Understand the main objectives of a security framework and how to achieve them
  • Explain how technology is having a positive effect on security standards
  • Describe the potential limitations of a technology-heavy security system
  • Discuss the primary benefits of an integrated security management system
  • Understand the various elements that can be connected in an integrated system
  • Understand the most important principles of effective traffic control
  • Provide traffic control services in a safe and confident manner
  • Deal with a variety of everyday issues and unexpected scenarios in the field of traffic control
  • Understand the most important principles of effective traffic control
  • Provide traffic control services in a safe and confident manner
  • Deal with a variety of everyday issues and unexpected scenarios in the field of traffic control
  • Understand what is crisis management
  • Discuss how to develop crisis management team in your organization
  • Discuss how to conduct a crisis audit
  • Determine how to manage incidents
  • Define risk and risk management
  • Describe the COSO ERM cube and ISO 31000
  • Describe the 7 R’s and 4 T’s that form the framework of risk management activities
  • Determine the appropriate response to risks and create a plan for those responses



At eLearning College, our exclusive elearning programs can be taken from any location, and are offered 100% free of charge.  It costs nothing to enrol, and we include all essential learning resources and study aids as standard.

Our self-paced courses are ideal for anyone looking to build the knowledge and skills needed to improve their career prospects.  Upon completion of your free online course, you will have the opportunity to request one of the following certificates as proof of your new skills:

  1. An official Course Completion Certificate from eLearning College
  2. A CPD Accredited Certificate to boost your CPD profile
  3. An Endorsed Certificate issued by the Quality Licence Scheme

A certificate confirming the successful completion of your course could be just the thing to boost your CV, giving you an edge over rival candidates.  A small fee is payable for each of these certificates, for which more information can be found on our pricing page

However, there is no obligation to claim any of these certificates, and there is nothing to pay to take part in any of our online programs.

For more information on our free online courses or to learn more about the three certificate options above, contact a member of the team at eLearning College today.

Course Info
Course Level Level 5
Study Method Online
Course Duration 12 Month(s)
Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements.

Start Date Ongoing
Student Feedback


Course Rating

Student Feedback


Ronald Matara

2 months ago

I have done this course and realized that it can also help me everywhere I am working in the community because I am now in full knowledge concerning security.



3 months ago

loved every minute - especially going at my own pace. the best. thank you


Laisenia Waqanivanua

3 months ago

I really enjoying doing this course because it is very informative & easy to understand.I would recommend those who are in doubt to give it a crack on this platform with the course of your own choice.thanks so much to elearning college...


Ishmael Nkosi

6 months ago

Learning with Elearning College was a wonderful experience, the knowledge gained will be put in use on my day to day duties. The lessons are well structured for easy studying at your own pace. I you are eager with your educational career I recommend to you to try this online learning platform.


Benjamin Gau

9 months ago

Excellent, The Units were clear and easy to follow through and understand. It's a hand on applied type process that will enable me to perform my role accordingly. Thanks to all.



Enhance your knowledge and skills with the course materials and learning resources we provide.


Complete each end-of-unit assessment to progress through the course at your own pace.


After successfully completing your course in full, you will be able to claim your certificate or diploma.


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Certification adds credibility and value to your CV, giving you a major edge in today's competitive job market. Complete as many free courses as you like to enhance and improve your resume.

With your new credentials, you will have a much better change of getting hired. Whether starting from scratch or considering a career change, every achievement and accolade on your CV could help.

The more impressive your professional profile, the easier it becomes to climb the career ladder. Maximise your potential and fast-track your development, with the help of eLearning College.