The Gordon

Diploma of Work Health and Safety

BSB51315

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.

There are multiple ways to study Diploma of Work Health and Safety with The Gordon

  • $1,819*

    + $413 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

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  • Online

    • Anytime

    • Self paced (12 months)

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    Online Self paced (12 months)

  • $4,200*

    + $413 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Online

    • Anytime

    • Self paced (12 months)

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    Online Self paced (12 months)

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How it works

Entry Requirements
18 years old, Year 12, Certificate IV or higher, Interview, Basic computer skills, 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

Are you currently working in a Work Health and Safety role, and would like to extend your skills and knowledge?

This qualification is suitable for people who coordinate and maintain the Work Health and Safety (WHS) program in an organisation. It reflects the role of practitioners who apply a substantial knowledge base and well-developed skills in a wide variety of WHS contexts.

  • Occupational Health and Safety Practitioner

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Work Health and Safety with The Gordon, 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 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

The Gordon is an icon in Geelong and has solid strategies, priorities and directions to continue its proud tradition and history of great success. In 2010 The Gordon was awarded the Large Training Provider of the Year at the Victorian Training Awards.

Registered
1996
Courses
344
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions