Swinburne University of Technology

Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

BSB41415

Croydon, Hawthorn

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 Swinburne University of Technology

  • $2,273*

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  • Online

    • Anytime

    • Part time (10 months)

    • Online

    Online Part time (10 months)

  • $2,900*

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    Additional fees may apply

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  • Croydon

    • Anytime

    • Part time (10 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (10 months)

  • Hawthorn

    • Anytime

    • Part time (10 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (10 months)

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Entry Requirements
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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

Course Overview

By completing this qualification successfully you’ll acquire skills and knowledge that prepare you for employment in one of the roles listed below.
  • 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 Swinburne University of Technology, 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.

  • Identify risk and apply risk management processes
    BSBRSK401

  • Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
    BSBSUS401

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

  • Assist with effective WHS management of contractors
    BSBWHS408

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

  • Contribute to implementing emergency procedures
    BSBWHS510

  • Write complex documents
    BSBWRT401

  • Provide first aid
    HLTAID003

  • Ensure workplace emergency prevention procedures, systems and processes are implemented
    PUAWER002B

Course Provider

For more than 100 years, Swinburne has been committed to innovative education, producing outstanding graduates and delivering enduring outcomes for our industry partners. With a focus on science, technology and innovation, our reputation for high quality, engaged teaching and research is reflected in Swinburne’s consistent ranking among the top 3% of universities in the world.

Registered
1998
Courses
258
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

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