Work Health and Safety Certificate IV BSB41415

SPECIALISE IN WORK HEALTH AND SAFETY - AND DRIVE SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS

The Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety will advance your specialist safety knowledge and abilities across an impressive range of critical safety topics such as: risk management, WHS consultation and committees, managing safety incidents, monitoring safe work practices and sustaining safety information. This course suits safety officers and specialists.

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Subject Choices
offered under the Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

1 - 2 Electives are required (depending on subjects chosen)

  • Compliance with Safety Laws

    This subject teaches the skills and knowledge required to assist with providing advice about the legislative duties, rights and obligations of individuals and parties prescribed in work health and safety (WHS) legislation.

    • Unit(s):
    • BSBWHS402 Assist with compliance with WHS laws

  • Safety and Risk Management

    This subject is focussed on specialist WHS personnel to help them develop skills in hazard identification, risk assessment and developing a Risk Control Plan, as part of a larger safety management system.

    • Unit(s):
    • BSBWHS404 Contribute to WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control

    • BSBWHS405 Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS management systems

  • Managing Incidents

    Are you involved in planning for emergencies or evacuations in the workplace? If so this subject covers the basics of Emergency Planning, Work Health and Safety laws, Emergency Situations and Plans, Emergency Procedures including Emergency Maps, Emergency Alarm System and Emergencies with Potential for Environmental Impact. Other topics covered are Specific Emergencies and Incident Investigation.

    • Unit(s):
    • BSBWHS406 Assist with responding to incidents

    • PUAWER002B Ensure workplace emergency prevention procedures, systems and processes are implemented

  • Workplace Consultation & Committees

    WH&S culture, policies and procedures in relation to committees and consultation are the focus of this specialist safety qualification subject. There are practical activities covered such as: arranging the next WHS Committee meeting; preparing the Agenda and how to actively participate in the meeting itself. Preparing the meeting Minutes and identifying any items requiring action after the meeting are also key aspects.

    • Unit(s):
    • BSBWHS403 Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes

    • BSBADM405 Organise meetings

  • Monitoring and Improving WHS Systems (E)

    This subject covers Total Quality Management and Continuous Improvement with a heavy Safety focus. The beginning of the subject covers the required skills required in setting up and maintaining quality systems. The subject then looks at Employee Assistance Programs and how to effectively implement them in the workplace.

    • Unit(s):
    • BSBMGT403 Implement continuous improvement

    • BSBRES401 Analyse and present research information

    • BSBWHS409 Assist with workplace monitoring processes

  • Presentation Delivery (E)

    In this subject you will learn to prepare a presentation including session planning and delivery skills. You will learn the importance of considering the target audience and dealing with questions, as well as preparing quality visual aids and content. Students are required to record an actual presentation they deliver and submit to the College for practical assessment and feedback.

    • Unit(s):
    • BSBCMM401 Make a presentation

  • Implement Sustainability (E)

    Significant cost savings can be made by managing workplace technology in a sustainable way. This subject looks at ways to cost equipment replacement, consumables and maintenance, and how to apply "green" practices that benefit the business as well as the environment.

    • Unit(s):
    • BSBSUS401 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

    • BSBADM409 Coordinate business resources

Course Fees

Quality Education at a Fair Price

$

1,580

* - $

4,400



Course Duration

12 months is allowed as the standard part time enrolment term for the Certificate IV online TAFE level course in Work Health and Safety.

Students who are able to commit more time to their course can finish earlier; while Traineeship terms may be longer.

Entry Requirements

for the Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

  • Reading and Writing Skills
    The course is an online correspondence course so you need to have average English reading and writing skills, or higher. As a guide - you should have completed Year 12 schooling, or have sound workplace written communication skills.
  • Spoken English Skills
    Some components of this course have practical components where students will be required to demonstrate verbal communication skills as part of their assessments. Average English skills are necessary to complete these components successfully.
  • Numeracy Skills
    Numeracy skills are required at an average level eg completion of Year 10 maths and the ability to use a calculator.
  • Computer and Internet
    • Access to a Desktop Computer or Laptop
    • Internet access with Internet Explorer 8+, Chrome or Firefox
    • Microsoft Office 2010 Word and Subject specific Office products for chosen electives (ie Excel, Powerpoint, Publisher)
  • Other
    • Ability to study and conduct assessments in a safe environment

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