BSB41415 CERTIFICATE IV

IN WORK HEALTH AND SAFETY

// COURSE OVERVIEW

This nationally accredited qualification is suitable for people working in a Work Health and Safety (WHS) role who work to provide leadership and guidance to others and have some limited responsibility for the output of others. Participants will learn how to identify and consult Work Health and Safety issues and apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable Work Health and Safety problems.

This qualification is the minimum requirement recommended by industry for those seeking employment as a WHS Manager, advisor or safety officer. This course was previously known as Certificate IV in Occupational Health and Safety (OHS). Job titles relevant to this course may include:

  • Work Health and Safety Coordinator
  • Work Health and Safety Officer
  • Work Health and Safety Representative

// ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

There are no restrictions on entry to this course however participants are required to have sufficient numeracy and literacy skills to read and comprehend instruction for:

  • Referencing and understanding legislation, standards and codes of practice
  • Consulting with workers and employers on safety issues
  • Preparing workplace health and safety reports.

// DELIVERY METHODOLOGY

Correspondence, Tuition days.

// RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING

All students will be offered the opportunity to participate in a Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process if they believe that they have suitable skills and knowledge through work experience, formal and informal training and / or general life experiences.

// FUNDING AND FEES

Fees are subject to change annually.  Fees are payable at the time of enrolment.

Fee for Service

Service Fee for Service Price
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) $2,000
Full Course $3,250

// COURSE STRUCTURE

CORE UNITS 

BSBWHS402 Assist with compliance with WHS laws
BSBWHS403 Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processed
BSBWHS404 Contribute to WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control
BSBWHS405 Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS management systems
BSBWHS406 Assist with responding to incidents

 

ELECTIVE UNITS

BSBPMG522 Undertake project work
BSBSUS401 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
BSBWHS409 Assist with workplace monitoring processes
BSBMGT401 Show leadership in the workplace
BSBMGT403 Implement continuous improvement