Gain the skills to work in a work health and safety (WHS/OHS) role and provide leadership and guidance to others, while implementing WHS strategies to control risks and emergency procedures. Learn to comply with WHS legislation, how to identify hazards and how to assess and control risks. Course details
Candidates entering into this qualification would be preferred to have some experience or vocational education in work health and safety roles (with or without formal qualifications). Entrants may wish to also consider BSB30715 Certificate III in Work Health and Safety or other relevant Certificate III qualification to compliment this Certificate IV.
This program is also funded by Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ), there are a number of requirements that need to be met to access this funding. CSQ funded and subsidised courses are for existing, and eligible workers in the building and construction industry. To help guide you on what the requirements are and what evidence you will need to provide there is an Eligibility kit below under "Relevant Documents". For information regarding funding by CSQ please visit http://csq.org.au/for-current-workers/higher-level-skills.
Study from any location
No specific resources are required to successfully complete this course.
It is recommended that students have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland's online learning system, and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player. This equipment and software is available for students to use at all TAFE Queensland locations.
External: This course is delivered online. Students have 12 months to complete from enrolment date. Teacher assistance is provided throughout this training.
If you have difficulty paying the full cost of a course up front you might be eligible for a payment plan. This will allow you to pay for your course in instalments, rather than one upfront payment at the time of enrolment.
The Queensland Government will offset the cost of study for eligible students. You will still need to pay for a portion of your study costs. The amount above is what you will need to pay.
You are eligible for the concession price of a course if you are eligible for subsidised training, and are listed on an Australian Government Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card, if you are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, you hold a Department of Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Concession Card, or if you have a disability. Further information about concessions.
There are no additional costs to study this course.
BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety
The Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety will teach you how to comply with WHS legislation, how to identify hazards and how to assess and control risks. Additionally you will learn how to contribute to WHS in a workplace environment, including aiding in the implementation of WHS strategies to control risks and emergency procedures.
You're ready if you have:
checked your important dates (under the course details tab)
checked you meet the entry requirements (under the course details tab)
checked your course costs and know which payment option is right for you
(under the costs tab)
By telephone: 1300 656 959. In person: at any TAFE Queensland North location.
Recognition of prior learning
Recognition of prior learning
Fast-track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. Getting recognition for the skills you've gained from the workplace or previous learning means less study time for you, and getting the paper to prove you're qualified a whole lot sooner.
Note: All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.