BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

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BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

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BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety This qualification suited to people working in a work health and safety (WHS) role that may or may not work under supervision. They may provide leadership and guidance to others and have some limited responsibility for the output of others. The qualification reflects the role of workers who apply a broad knowledge base and well-developed skills in a wide variety of contexts and may include coordinators, advisors and facilitators.

No entry requirements for this qualification, preferred pathways for prospective learners entering this qualification include BSB30712 Certificate III in Work Health and Safety or other relevant Certificate III qualifications; or, with vocational experience in a supervisory role but no formal qualification.

Course Term: 12months from the date of registration.
Delivery Mode: Online

Enrolment Requirements

We are committed to seeing you through your course. We have determined the following requirements to ensure you have the best chance of successfully completing your course:

  • Provide Unique Student Identifier Number (USI); and
  • Have access to a fully-functional computer / smart device loaded with a web browser and appropriate software applications to read PDF files, produce documents, and analyse information and data; and
  • Have access to a computer / smart device with reliable Internet Access; and
  • Have a current valid email account for online learning and assessment communication; and
  • Have a telephone and current valid telephone number for learning and assessment communication, support and interviews; and
  • Successfully complete all assessment tasks to the required published standard; and
  • Submits a certified copy of a photo ID and complete statutory declaration for assessment authenticity verification.

Skills you will need:

  • Language and literacy skills at a level that enables you to read, interpret, communicate and apply a range of information and data, to write reports and other business documents for a variety of audiences, to provide clear information, instructions and feedback to others, and to present and address issues;’
  • Numeracy skills at a level that enables you to plan and manage time, resources and budgets, to read and understand workplace figures, statistics and measurements, to collect, calculate and analyse workplace data, and to solve routine workplace and operational problems;
  • Technology skills to conduct online research using a web browser and to use a variety of software applications to send e-mails with attachments, read PDF files, produce documents, analyse information and data;
  • The ability to research information and data from a variety of sources;

Units of Study

This qualification requires completion of ten (10) units of competency, about 440 Nominal Hours, comprising five (5) core units and five (5) elective units – addressing a variety of topics and subject-matter areas:

Unit CodeUnit TitleCore / Elective
BSBWHS402Assist with compliance with WHS lawsCore
BSBWHS403Contribute to implementing & maintaining WHS consultation & participation processesCore
BSBWHS404Contribute to WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk controlCore
BSBWHS405Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS management systemsCore
BSBWHS406Assist with responding to incidentsCore
BSBWHS407Assist with claims management, rehabilitation and return-to-work programsElective (G/A)
BSBRES401Analyse and present research informationElective (G/A)
BSBPMG522Undertake Project WorkElective (G/A)
BSBINN301Promote innovation in a team environmentElective (G/B)
BSBWRT401Write complex documentsElective (G/B)

BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety