Version Effective: 12th of February, 2018
Version Effective: 12th of February, 2018

PDC50675 - Safety Basics for Engineers

Course Details

Course Summary

Safety Basics is a Work Health and Safety (WHS) Induction for Engineers and addresses the basic health and safety information needed by engineers to be aware of their safety obligations and to ensure their personal health and safety wherever they work.

The approaches utilised for managing WHS in organisations and projects vary from organisation to organisation and site to site. This online Short Course provides a generic overview that will permit the participant to safely engage with basic requirements at any workplace in any industry.

The fee for this short course will be $45.00.

Course Details

Course Type Short Course (Professional Development)
Student Availability
  • International
  • Domestic
Fees For detailed information on Course Fees, visit Short Course Fees
Application Mode
  • Other
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Study Area
  • Engineering and Built Environment
Skill Area
  • Automotive Engineering and Technology
  • Building and Construction

Admission Codes

International Students
Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work or study in the Engineering profession.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

This course provides Professional Development for industry professionals and students.

Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course students will be awarded 2 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

Course Structures
Standard Course Structure

2 hours
  • Online
No units are associated with this course

Course Learning Outcomes
  1. Describe the basics of Work Health and Safety (WHS) objectives
  2. Outline the principles of a safety culture in the workplace
  3. Identify basic compliance processes of WHS
  4. Recognise the importance of achieving a safer workplace.


Online Quiz

Where and when can I start?
The availabilities listed here are for 2019 and beyond.
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