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
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety (BSB41415) from Foundation Education.
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:
RTO 22557 Foundation Education is one of the few Registered Training Organisations (RTO) in Australia who endeavours to deliver flexible online training solutions designed to fit their students’ lifestyles. Since 1999, they’ve been focused on providing excellence in Vocational Education and Training and building partnership networks that drive quality graduates across each industry, alongside their partner RTO, the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (AIPT).
With more than 60 nationally recognised certificate and diploma level courses on offer, the Foundation Education difference means:
Flexible Online Study Foundation Education’s courses are delivered online so you can study whenever and wherever suits you. This also gives you the flexibility to choose your course length – whether that be the full term of your course or as little as six months.
Dedicated Student Support Foundation Education’s industry experienced Technical Advisors, Assessors and Support Officers will support you from enrolment through to graduation.
Industry Relevant Courses Course material is developed in consultation with industry experts to equip you with the job-ready skills and up-to-date knowledge required to support your career goals.
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.