Diploma of Government Investigations


PSP50416 Diploma of Government Investigations


The Australian Government  Investigation Standards (2011) stipulate that the Diploma in Government Investigations is the minimum level of training or qualification for people primarily engaged in the co-ordination, management or supervision of investigations.

The Diploma of Government Investigations qualification covers the competencies required of a person responsible for the coordination and conduct of investigations. It is suitable for people who apply integrated technical and theoretical concepts into a broad range of contexts and undertake senior roles in a government investigations environment.

Online learning

Program delivery – eLearning (online).

Full eLearning completion is subject to successful demonstration of all performance criteria requirements


You have up to 12 months to complete the course.

Fast track options

Applicants can apply for full or partial recognition (RPL) of their existing skills and knowledge relevant to the units of competence within the qualification. These may have been obtained through workplace training or experience and may reduce the number of units required to be completed. Contact AIS Training to apply for a free RPL assessment.


All learners are provided with the following resources a manual with extensive learner guides, electronic resources with legislative frameworks, Codes of Practice, AGIS and investigation standards, State and federal based oversight body resource material.

Units of Study

11 Units: 5 core units and 6 electives units.

Unit                    Unit Description

PSPETH003     Promote the values and ethos of public service

PSPLEG003     Promote compliance with legislation in the public sector

PSPINV002      Conduct investigation

PSPREG021     Coordinate investigation process

PSPREG026     Review and evaluate investigation process


BSBWHS501    Ensure a safe workplace

PSPREG021     Coordinate resource allocation and usage

PSPGEN054     Use complex workplace communication strategies

PSPMGT007     Manage risk

PSPGEN050     Manage conflict

PUACOM007B Liaise with other organisations

 **Electives may vary depending on the program selected by the student.

Full eLearning completion is subject to successful demonstration of all performance criteria requirements

Assessment and feedback is provided pre-and post-program. Assessment methods We combine a range of assessment methods including workplace tasks, demonstrations, role-play, written reports, exercise design and conduct activities, case study reviews and project work.

Cost – Your Investment

Full qualification (11 units) – $2790 online.     Payment plans attract $45 admin fee.

Full RPL  – $1700

Note – for RPL if gaps in your knowledge are identified there will be an additional cost per unit of study required to complete the qualification.

For more information, email: admin@aistraining.com.au  or phone 02 8542 5289

 ACIM Solutions (RTO 41002) is the registered training organisation for this qualification.