Specialist Certificate in Criminology (Sexual Offender Management)

      Course overview

      • 6 months part time
      • On Campus (Parkville)
      • Available to domestic and international students.


      This course was developed in response to industry demand for professional development and accredited training in the area of sexual offender management. The course is designed for professionals who work with sexual offenders, but who may lack clinical qualifications to support their practices. The course caters for a wide variety of industry professionals and is now open to all eligible applicants from various sectors including Government, NGOs, and public and private business entities.

      The subjects are delivered by Dr Mayumi Purvis, who holds a PhD in Criminology from the University of Melbourne, and Ms Simone Shaw, who holds a Masters in Forensic Psychology. Both Dr Purvis and Ms Shaw are experienced practitioners in this field. This course is the only accredited training of its kind in Australia.

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