The Attorney-General's Department previously delivered accredited training and courses through the Protective Security Training College (PSTC) in Canberra and the Australian Emergency Management Institute (AEMI) in Mt Macedon, Victoria.
AEMI closed in April 2015 and the PSTC closed on 31 July 2017.
All qualifications issued by AEMI from 1997 and the PSTC from 2005 are recognised by the
Australian Skills Quality Authority and remain valid.
All accredited courses offered in Australia are listed on training.gov.au, including qualifications in protective security, security risk management or related areas. You can search by course title or qualification number and identify where they are delivered by accredited training providers.
Training resources related to the Protective Security Policy Framework can be found on the
Protective Security Policy Framework website.
Requesting a copy of your award
If you are a former student, you can seek a copy of your certificate for a qualification and/or statements of attainment for units of competency as issued by AEMI or the PSTC by using the enquiry form.