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Expand your skills or begin a career path in work health and safety

When you complete the Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety (WHS), you will be armed with the tools you need to implement effective WHS procedures in the workplace.

This qualification is suitable for people working as supervisors, WHS personnel, and workers in other WHS-related roles who manage risks effectively, apply relevant WHS laws, and contribute to WHS within the workplace.

Skills and knowledge covered in this qualification applies to individuals working in a WHS role providing a broad range of technical knowledge and skills, and have some limited responsibility for the output of others.

You will gain an understanding of WHS management systems and risk management, workplace incident response, implementing continuous improvement, environmentally sustainable work practices, managing WHS compliance of contractors, WHS implications of return to work, workplace compliance with WHS laws, implementation and maintenance of WHS consultation and participation processes and writing complex documents.

TIMETABLE:

This course is offered at our Berwick campus running for a full day fortnightly on Saturday and at our Cranbourne campus running weekly on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5.30pm.


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Course code
BSB41419
Delivery location
Berwick, Cranbourne
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International
Not available for International students
Length
Part Time, 10 months.
Start dates
Saturday Program: 12 February, 9 April, 4 June, 20 July and 24 September. Evening Program: 8 February, 5 April, 31 May, 26 July and 20 September 2022

Chisholm courses are subject to minimum and maximum group numbers. Courses may be cancelled or postponed if minimum numbers are not achieved by the start date of the course. Courses may close prior to the start date if the maximum numbers are reached. In that situation, eligible applicants will be offered a place in the next available intake.