Work Health and Safety

Certificate IV

National Code: BSB41415

Course information

About the course

Course Number: BSB41415-01V02

Gain industry recognised training in this lucrative and fast growing industry with our Certificate IV in WH&S. This is the minimum level qualification you will need to work as a WH&S officer.
Our course will teach you how to implement and support a  WH&S management system, prepare and advise colleagues to deal with WH&S issues, understand WH&S legislative requirements and monitor workplace compliance, implement WH&S initiatives and processes that support organisational WH&S goals.
Additionally, you will learn to apply knowledge of risk assessment and contribute to risk assessment techniques, tools and processes for common hazards, and contribute to coordinating and running WH&S consultation processes.
On successful completion of our Certificate IV WH&S, you will only need to complete 9 units to gain the Diploma of WH&S which will increase your employability and qualify you to work at a management level.

Course study options

Offered on 2 campuses

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