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Recipient of the Princeps Shield for Most Outstanding Diploma Student, Gavin, talks about studying WHS at The Gordon.
At the completion of this Diploma of Work Health and Safety (BSB51315) from The Gordon, you will be equipped to apply WHS practices in a wide variety of situations.
Suitable for anyone currently employed in a work health and safety role, the TAFE course aims to extend and develop your skills in WHS coordination.
It focuses on compliance with WHS laws, implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes, WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and control, implementing and maintaining WHS management systems, and responding to incidents.
You will also learn strategies to control WHS risks by utilising workplace procedures and explore WHS information and data systems.
In order to apply for admission into this course, you must:
Recognition of prior learning (RPL) may be available for skills and knowledge obtained through previous study or other relevant experience.
In this WHS course, the units of competency you may study include: Core:
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Diploma of Work Health and Safety (BSB51315) from Gordon Institute of TAFE.
You will be qualified to apply for roles such as OHS/WHS officer and OHS/WHS manager.
By partnering closely with Deakin University, The Gordon also offers students access to unique pathway opportunities, credit transfers and dual-delivered qualifications - your learning journey doesn't end here! Further learning pathways may include:
Curious about where a career in WHS could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
All course fees at The Gordon are comprised of tuition, student amenities, and materials costs. Depending on your personal circumstances, you may fall into one of the following fee categories:
You will pay the following additional fees for this course:
Student amenities (per year)
Course fees are payable within 14 days of enrolment. Alternatively, you may be eligible to apply for a payment plan.
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