Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety
Work Health and Safety course details
Course description and aims
This qualification is suitable for people working in a Work Health and Safety (WHS) role who work to 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.
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
Enrol at any location
Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.
Wednesday 31 January 2018 from 6:00pm at Gymea Campus, Corner Hotham Road and Kingsway, Gymea, Building A, Ground Floor, Room AG.01 and Wednesday 21 February 2018 St George College, Main Campus, Corner President Avenue and Princes Highway, Kogarah, Building F, Lower Ground Floor, Room FLG.19.
Wednesday from 6:00pm to 9pm. Duration: 18 weeks - You attend a workshop on campus on alternate weeks. In addition, you need to expect to engage in online course work of a minimum of 6 hours per week.
To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled
GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)
Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).
Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to Sydney TAFE and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.
PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE
Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges
Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognitionS
|Number||Subject name||Nominal hours|
|BSBWHS407||Assist with claims management, rehabilitation and return-to-work programs||50|
|BSBWHS402||Assist with compliance with WHS laws||40|
|BSBWHS408||Assist with effective WHS management of contractors||30|
|BSBWHS406||Assist with responding to incidents||40|
|BSBWHS409||Assist with workplace monitoring processes||60|
|BSBWHS403||Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes||40|
|BSBWHS405||Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS management systems||50|
|BSBWHS404||Contribute to WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control||60|
|BSBWHS410||Contribute to work-related health and safety measures and initiatives||40|
|BSBINN301||Promote innovation in a team environment||40|