This qualification is suitable for people working in a work health and safety (WHS) role who may or may not work under supervision, in the role of a safety coordinator or facilitator. They may provide leadership and guidance to others and have some limited responsibility for the output of others.
|Application Mode||Please Enquire|
|AQF Level||Level 4: Certificate IV|
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
Preferred pathways for students entering this qualification include: BSB30712 Certificate III in Work Health and Safety or other relevant Certificate III qualifications OR Vocational experience in work health and safety roles without a formal qualification.
Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations
- Work Health and Safety Coordinator
- Work Health and Safety Officer
- Workplace Health and Safety Facilitator
- Workplace Health and Safety Administrator
Standard Course Structure
Ten (10) units must be successfully completed - five (5) core units and five (5) elective units.
|BSBWHS402||Assist with compliance with WHS laws|
|BSBWHS403||Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes|
|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|
|BSBWHS408||Assist with effective WHS management of contractors|
|BSBWHS409||Assist with workplace monitoring processes|
|BSBWHS410||Contribute to work-related health and safety measures and initiatives|
|BSBWHS510||Contribute to implementing emergency procedures|
|BSBWRT401||Write complex documents|
|TAEDEL301A||Provide work skill instruction|
Distance Education Study Sequence
10 BSBWRT401 OR TAEDEL301A
Perth Study Sequence
Enrol into the following units at once:
Duration and dates
Distance students require strong self motivation and should allocate 15 hours per week for study, following the suggested study plan. This course is self paced so students must have sound literacy and numeracy skills. This course is delivered by distance education so students must have access to a computer and the internet. Students also require computing skills to use the Microsoft Office suite. (Word, Powerpoint, Excel)
Duration and dates
Distance students require strong self motivation and should allocate 15 hours per week for study. This course is self paced so students must have sound literacy and numeracy skills. This course is delivered by distance education so students must have access to a computer and the internet. Students also require computing skills to use the Microsoft Office suite (Word, Powerpoint, Excel).
There are optional online tutorials for students based in Western Australia. Classes will be held weekly on Wednesdays via Zoom. Classes will commence on Wednesday, 23 August 2017 to Wednesday, 13 December 2017 and will be held from 6 - 7 pm (AWST).
|Course code||Course name||Short Course|
|BSB51315||Diploma of Work Health and Safety||No|
Once enrolled in the unit/s each term, students are provided with access to their online resources. These include readings, assessment, templates, case studies, videostreams, forums and online collaboration tools.
Access to a computer, internet connection, email and software (i.e. Microsoft Office - Word, Excel, PPT, Outlook and simple graphics program).
Students successfully completing this qualification may be eligible for credit transfer for 2-3 units in the Diploma of Work Health and Safety (BSB51315) (Note: The Diploma of Work Health and Safety requires completion of 9 units).
On successful completion of the Diploma, students may be eligible for credit transfer towards CQUni's Bachelor of Occupational Health and Safety or Bachelor of Accident Forensics.
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