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BSB41419 - Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

By completing the Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety it opens the door to a career in workplace health and safety and provides formal qualifications if you already work in the industry.

DOMESTIC
STUDY MODES

RPL/RCC/Credit, Online

DURATION

12 months part time. This course is typically delivered over a 12 month period. Students should allocate approximately 12-15 hours per week of study. However, as it is competency based, it may be possible for learners to complete their training sooner if they have reached the required skill level.

AVAILABILITY

Online

FULL COURSE COST

$2,500 (2020)

SUBSIDISED CO-CONTRIBUTION FEE

SUBSIDISED CONCESSION CO-CONTRIBUTION FEE

UNITS/CREDITS

10 units

JOB PROSPECTS

Students may work in the role of a Work Health and Safety Officer or Work Health and Safety Advisor.

This qualification applies to individuals working in a work health and safety (WHS) role who provide a broad range of technical knowledge and skills, and have some limited responsibility for the output of others.

The qualification applies to those working as supervisors, WHS personnel, and workers in other WHS-related roles who manage risks effectively, apply relevant WHS laws, and contribute to WHS within the workplace in known or changing contexts with established parameters.

Standard Course Structure

Duration:

12 months part time.

This course is typically delivered over a 12 month period. Students should allocate approximately 12-15 hours per week of study. However, as it is competency based, it may be possible for learners to complete their training sooner if they have reached the required skill level.

Core
BSBWHS412Assist with workplace compliance with WHS laws
BSBWHS414Contribute to WHS risk management
BSBWHS415Contribute to implementing WHS management systems
BSBWHS413Contribute to implementation and maintenance of WHS consultation and participation processes
BSBWHS416Contribute to workplace incident response
Elective
BSBWHS418Assist with managing WHS compliance of contractors
BSBWHS417Assist with managing WHS implications of return to work
BSBWHS431Develop processes and procedures for controlling hazardous chemicals in the workplace
BSBWHS520Manage implementation of emergency procedures
BSBWRT401Write complex documents

Online

2020 MarchOnline Available
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None specified.

Suggested prior experience in any of the following:

  • WHS Representative training and fulfilling that role
  • Undertaken short training courses (i.e. 1 day) – work specific WHS matters
  • Having undertaken practical WHS tasks in the workplace related to implementing and/or monitoring WHS systems

Students having completed BSB30719 - Certificate III in Work Health and Safety or similar studies may consider undertaking this qualification.

Recommended:

Applicants should have a sound level of computer literacy skills and be motivated and organised to complete the training and assessment in an on-line learning environment.

Students may work in the role of a Work Health and Safety Officer or Work Health and Safety Advisor.

No information available at this time.
Fee for service$2,500 (2020)
Subsidised full feeN/A
Subsidised concession feeN/A
Fee for service per unit$250 (2020)
Subsidised full fee per unitN/A
Subsidised concession fee per unitN/A

Please refer to the VET student fees price lists, eligibility criteria applies for subsidised funding. If you are unsure please call us on 13 27 86.

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