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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 and Dandenong campuses running for a full day fortnightly on Saturday.


For information on student support provided while studying at Chisholm, visit our Current Students site. Here you will also find important information on student life, student activities, careers and counselling support. A concise summary can be found in our Student Guide, including information on withdrawals, refunds and complaints.


Please note that, due to the COVID-19 pandemic and social distancing requirements, to continue your learning journey, this program will be delivered remotely where possible.

Participants will be required to engage with learning material online and via video conferencing software rather than attend classes. Refer to our COVID-19 Online Service Standards for details of minimum technical requirements and support available. While it is expected that the course duration will remain unchanged, it may be necessary to extend the completion date if circumstances change. Chisholm will be monitoring the situation closely and inform of any changes if the duration of a course is extended.

If you have any queries on a course delivery please contact our student information centre on 1300 244 746 or enquiries@chisholm.edu.au.


Course code
BSB41419
On campus
Dandenong, Berwick
Online
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International
Not available for International students
Length
Part Time, 10 months.
Start dates
Ongoing throughout the year