Certificate in Criminal Psychology

Build a foundation of knowledge about the criminal mind and behaviour and learn how to effectively assess, counsel, and help individuals on the wrong side of the law with the Certificate in Criminal Psychology.
Course Provider
(RTO 22557)
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Study 100% Online

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Self-Paced Learning

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Upfront Payment or a Flexible Payment Plan starting from $25 per week.

Course Overview

Start Date
Start Anytime
This course is approximately 200 hours to complete, but you have lifetime access to suit your self-paced learning.
Study this course 100% online from the comfort of your own home, anywhere in Australia.
Career Outcomes
  • Youth Worker
  • Criminal Psychology Specialist
  • Welfare officer
  • Correctional Services
  • Offender Rehabilitation Support Worker
  • Legal Assistant
  • Social Worker
  • Security Professions
  • Criminal Profiler
  • Behaviour Analyst
  • Investigative Researcher
Course Modules
  1. Introduction to Criminal Psychology
  2. Psychological Approaches to Understanding Crime
  3. Psychology and Understanding Serious Crimes
  4. Mental Disorder and Crime 1: Learning Disabilities and Crime
  5. Mental Disorder and Crime 2: Psychopathy
  6. Gender and Crime
  7. Youth and Crime
  8. Psychology and the Police
  9. Psychology in the Courtroom
  10. Psychology and Crime Prevention
Course Fees Include
  • All the required study materials and course notes.
  • A tutor who will service all of your course and career questions and guidance needs.
  • A certificate officially recognising your successful completion of the course.
Why this course?

Always wanted a fascinating career in the intriguing and rewarding field of Criminal Psychology? Enquire today and obtain valuable training with this all-inclusive online course.

The Certificate in Criminal Psychology is developed in conjuction with senior members of the profession and provides you with inside secrets to hit the ground running in months, not years. Start anytime, at your own pace and get guided through useful sections like how mental disorders link to crime or the application of psychology in police work.

Is COURSES4ME accredited?

Yes. All of their courses are endorsed by the IARC (www.iarcedu.com) and accredited by ICOES (www.icoes.org). ICOES has an independent board of management that ensures that the Foundation operates in accordance with its purpose. It has an Advisory Board consisting of independent professors who developed and implemented the Accreditation Standards, a quality charter that is used for the annual review of prospective and existing accredited course providers.

*The contents are accurate at the time of writing. Get in touch with the course provider for the latest information.

About the Course Provider


Courses4me is one of Australia’s newest online education providers. They endeavour to provide their students with engaging content to encourage them along their career path. All of their courses are provided 100% online and are created by industry experts. Courses4Me caters to the upskiller, the side hustler, the returning to-work mums and dads, and those who just have a passion for learning. Courses4Me offers versatile online courses across fields like animal welfare, youth work, business, and psychology, designed by industry experts for upskillers, career changers, and lifelong learners, ensuring flexibility and comprehensive support.
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