Chisholm Institute

Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

BSB41415

Cranbourne, Frankston

Completing this certificate can lead to a career as a WHS officer, trainer or consultant.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety with Chisholm Institute

  • $2,209*

    + $400 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC), Payment plan

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Cranbourne

    • Anytime

    • Part time (6 months)

    • In class, In workplace

    In class, In workplace Part time (6 months)

  • Frankston

    • Anytime

    • Part time (6 months)

    • In class, In workplace

    In class, In workplace Part time (6 months)

  • $4,747*

    + $400 fees

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  • Full price, Payment plan

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Cranbourne

    • Anytime

    • Part time (6 months)

    • In class, In workplace

    In class, In workplace Part time (6 months)

  • Frankston

    • Anytime

    • Part time (6 months)

    • In class, In workplace

    In class, In workplace Part time (6 months)

*Verified June 20, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Language literacy and numeracy, Basic computer skills

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment
Payment Terms
For Payment Plans, the set terms of the direct debit agreements are either five months or 10 months, with the option of weekly, fortnightly or monthly payments. Additional charges will apply to students taking up this option, including a billing fee of 4.6 per cent of total course tuition costs and an administration fee of $10 (non-refundable).

Course Overview

Expand your skills or begin a career path in work health and safety

This qualification is suitable for people working in a Work Health and Safety (WHS) role who provide leadership and guidance to others and have some limited responsibility for the output of others. The qualification reflects the role of workers who apply a broad knowledge base and well developed skills in a wide variety of contexts and may include coordinators, advisors and facilitators.

You will gain an understanding of contractor and plant safety, WHS management systems, risk management, WHS incident management and emergency procedures.

  • Occupational Health and Safety Officer
  • Occupational Health and Safety Technician
  • WorkCover Inspector

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety with Chisholm Institute, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 10 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

5 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Assist with compliance with WHS laws
    BSBWHS402

  • Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes
    BSBWHS403

  • Contribute to WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control
    BSBWHS404

  • Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS management systems
    BSBWHS405

  • Assist with responding to incidents
    BSBWHS406

Elective Units

5 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Assist with claims management, rehabilitation and return-to-work programs
    BSBWHS407

  • Assist with effective WHS management of contractors
    BSBWHS408

  • Assist with workplace monitoring processes
    BSBWHS409

  • Contribute to work-related health and safety measures and initiatives
    BSBWHS410

  • Manage WHS hazards associated with plant
    BSBWHS508

Course Provider

Located in South East Melbourne, Chisholm Institute is a government-owned TAFE with certificates, diplomas, advanced diplomas, bachelors and graduate certificate courses.

Chisholm Institute has specialist automotive, trades and business-based learning centres with campus locations in Berwick, Cranbourne, Dandenong, Wonthaggi, Rosebud, Frankston and Melbourne City.

Registered
1998
Courses
431
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions