Certificate IV in Work Health Safety (BSB41415)

Qualification: Certificate IV
Course Code: BSB41415
Study mode: Online
Duration: Self-paced; max 12 months
Start date: Anytime – start today!
Awarded by: Protector Alsafe (RTO 21897)
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.

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About this course

As the workforce has evolved over time, with more freelancers, contractors and an increasing number of employees working from home, WHS laws have also had to evolve. If you’re looking for up-to-date and relevant information about how to ensure your company is WHS compliant, then this is the course for you.

Offered online by Open Colleges, the Certificate IV in Work Health Safety program will train you in the latest WHS legislation, and show you how to assist with and contribute to the implementation of WHS management systems and processes. You will also learn how to respond to incidents, ensure workplace emergency prevention protocols are in place, and continually monitor your workplace for hazards and risks.

The course is the perfect way for professionals to upskill, or transition into a new speciality.

Eligibility

There are no formal entry requirements for this course, so anyone can apply! You must be over 18 years of age, however.

Areas of study

In this WHS course, the subjects you will study include:

  • Assist with compliance with WHS laws
  • Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS management systems
  • Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes
  • Contribute to WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control
  • Assist with responding to incidents
  • Assist with effective WHS management of contractors
  • Ensure workplace emergency prevention procedures, systems and processes are implemented
  • Contribute to implementing emergency procedures
  • Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
  • Make a presentation

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How will this course advance my career?

The skills and knowledge gained during this WHS program will help you take on more responsibility in the workplace, and open up new career opportunities. The nationally recognised qualification may help you find employment as a:

  • Work health and safety coordinator
  • Work health and safety advisor
  • Work health and safety facilitator

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 Safety (BSB41415) from Protector Alsafe.
  • 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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Finance options

You can pay for course fees upfront or opt for a flexible payment plan that involves making a small deposit, then paying off the rest of your fees in weekly, fortnightly or monthly instalments.

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RTO 90796
Open Colleges is one of the largest private education providers in Australia. It offers a wide variety of courses, from leisure courses to vocational and higher education courses, many of which are government-accredited and employer-recognised. Most courses are delivered online or via blended learning, allowing you to work at your own pace and around your own schedule. Studying with Open Colleges is perfect for people with busy lifestyles, and those wishing to work and learn for themselves.
As a student of Open Colleges, you will have access to a range of student and administrative support options. Your course trainers are available via email, messaging and through your online course forums in OpenSpace. You will also have access to help with study skills such as time management, essay writing and referencing.

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