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BSB51319 - Diploma of Work Health and Safety

Enhance your skills in workplace health and safety by studying the Diploma of Work Health and Safety. The qualification applies to supervisors and managers who apply a substantial knowledge base and well-developed skills in a wide variety of WHS contexts.

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

$5,560 (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 Advisor or Work Health and Safety Coordinator.

This qualification reflects the role of individuals coordinating and maintaining the work health and safety (WHS) program in an organisation. The qualification applies to supervisors and managers who apply a substantial knowledge base and well-developed skills in a wide variety of WHS contexts.

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
BSBWHS516Contribute to developing, implementing and maintaining an organisation’s WHS management system
BSBWHS513Lead WHS risk management
BSBWHS519Lead the development and use of WHS risk management tools
BSBWHS522Manage WHS consultation and participation processes
BSBWHS515Lead initial response to and investigate WHS incidents
Elective
BSBWHS517Contribute to managing a WHS information system
BSBWHS518Manage WHS hazards associated with maintenance and use of plant
BSBWHS520Manage implementation of emergency procedures
BSBWHS531Implement and evaluate system of work for managing hazardous chemicals
BSBWHS512Contribute to managing work-related psychological health and safety

Online

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All BSB41419 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety core units or equivalent competencies. Equivalent competencies are predecessors to the following units which have been mapped as equivalent:

  • BSBWHS412 Assist with workplace compliance with WHS laws
  • BSBWHS413 Contribute to implementation and maintenance of WHS consultation and participation processes
  • BSBWHS414 Contribute to WHS risk management
  • BSBWHS415 Contribute to implementing WHS management systems
  • BSBWHS416 Contribute to workplace incident response.

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

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Fee for service$5,560 (2020)
Subsidised full feeN/A
Subsidised concession feeN/A
Fee for service per unit$556 (2020)
Subsidised full fee per unitN/A
Subsidised concession fee per unitN/A

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