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Studied online with Griffith University and Open Universities Australia, the Work Health and Safety unit is invaluable to any Every institution, business and organisation has to adhere to occupational work and safety techniques and practices, and knowledge in this field will make you highly sought after.
This unit will give you an understanding of both the theory and practice of work health and safety. You will learn about current legislation such as workplace risk management and legal obligations; and completion of this unit will see you fully qualified in this area in accordance with the current national legislative standard. Your theory will also be put into practice as you undertake an evaluation of a real world workplace to complete this unit.
In order to enrol in this unit, you must be accepted into the following course:
In this Work Health and Safety unit, the topics you will study include:
This unit is a core requirement in the following course/s:
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
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This unit covers the broad range of Work Health and Safety practices in Australia – vital knowledge for any workplace or occupation. You will learn to identity, reduce and manage risks in the workplace according to the current four-step model as well as demonstrate an under-standing of the main types of hazards in the workplace and how to either eliminate or control any and all risks to personal health and safety.
You will also understand the current legislation as contained within the Work Health and Safety Act and how this relates to your own work and those you are responsible for.
Want more information about the career benefits of this unit? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees. Find out more about government study loans here.
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This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course?
Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.