CQ University Australia

Diploma of Work Health and Safety

BSB51315

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Develop specialist skills in work place health and safety and help ensure employers meet their obligation as outlaid in legislation to provide a safer, more pleasant and compliant workplace.

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    • Self paced (12 months)

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Entry Requirements
Unit(s) of study

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 Practitioner

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Work Health and Safety with CQ University Australia, 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 9 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

5 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Manage effective WHS consultation and participation processes
    BSBWHS502

  • Contribute to the systematic management of WHS risk
    BSBWHS503

  • Manage WHS risks
    BSBWHS504

  • Investigate WHS incidents
    BSBWHS505

  • Contribute to developing, implementing and maintaining WHS management systems
    BSBWHS506

Elective Units

4 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

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

  • Contribute to managing WHS information systems
    BSBWHS507

  • Manage WHS hazards associated with plant
    BSBWHS508

  • Facilitate the development and use of WHS risk management tools
    BSBWHS509

  • Contribute to implementing emergency procedures
    BSBWHS510

Course Provider

Originally founded in Rockhampton in 1967 as the Queensland Institute of Technology (QIT) Capricornia, it was awarded full university status in 1992, and now has more than 30,000 students spread across 25 campuses and locations Australia-wide.

Registered
2014
Courses
170
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions