This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET).
Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.
The online Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety from Foundation Education will give you a thorough introduction to the world of workplace health and safety.
Well-planned work health and safety procedures are vital not only for reducing the occurrence of workplace accidents, but also for minimising absenteeism, boosting staff retention and improving overall morale.
In this online qualification, you’ll learn to perform a range of essential WHS functions including legislation compliance, identifying risks and hazards and helping to devise and implement strategies to minimise potential accidents.
There are no formal entry requirements, however applicants must have successfully completed Year 12 in order to undertake this course.
Areas of study
In this WHS course, the subjects you will study include:
BSBWHS402 - Assist with compliance with WHS laws
BSBWHS403 - Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes
BSBWHS404 - Contribute to WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control
BSBWHS405 - Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS management systems
BSBWHS406 - Assist with responding to incidents
BSBWHS409 - Assist with workplace monitoring processes
BSBWHS410 - Contribute to work-related health and safety measures and initiatives
PUAWER002B - Ensure workplace emergency prevention procedures, systems and processes are implemented
BSBWRT401 - Write complex documents
BSBCMM401 - Make a presentation
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Complete this qualification with the transferrable skills and training to be able to analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources and apply solutions to a range of unpredictable problems related to workplace safety.
Potential job outcomes include:
Workplace health and safety officer
How else will I benefit from this certificate?
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety (BSB41415) from Foundation Education.
Studying online means you can study where you want, at your own pace.
Gain industry-relevant skills and a qualification that’s highly valued.
Course materials provided.
Recognition of Prior Learning may be available for previous work experience, formal training or qualifications in this field.
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RTO 22557 With over 14 years in the industry, Foundation Education endeavours to deliver flexible and personalised training solutions. A student satisfaction rate of over 80% and an industry leading graduation rate of 65%, combined with state-of-the-art technology, expert trainers and ongoing support, make Foundation Education one of Australia’s leading RTOs. Specialising in business services, health services, training and education and fitness and recreation courses, Foundation Education is the perfect choice for anyone looking for quality vocational training.
Studying with Foundation Education, you will be supported by an experienced trainer currently working in the industry. You will receive ongoing and personalised support with your assignments and career goals, and have access to coaching and advice from industry professionals. With state-of-the-art technology, you will have access to your course materials 24/7, meaning you can truly study when and where you want.