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Program Snapshot

Duration

6-12 months.

Delivery Options

Face to face classroom (or delivered in the workplace), supplemented by extensive workplace practice.

Pre-requisites

There are no entry requirements for this course, however It is expected that learners will be employed in a position that allows them demonstrate application of skills required by the program. Learners will need access to the internet for online research and activities.

LLN will be assessed prior to course commencement .

Costs

$3,500 full fee.
State Government funding may be available for eligible individuals – contact us to see if you’re eligible for government funding

Course information:

Compliance with work health and safety laws is mandatory, and many courses and individual units educate and train workers in how to comply with organisational and legislative rules.

This qualification extends that knowledge and understanding. It is aimed at more senior tradespeople or business managers who require an in-depth understanding of the way in which Health and Safety can become a key platform in any organisation’s safety culture, and a point of difference between just doing enough and actually embracing the spirit of the law.

Course outcomes:

Assist with providing advice about the legislative duties, rights and obligations of individuals and parties prescribed in work health and safety (WHS) legislation. 

√Contribute to identifying work health and safety (WHS) hazards, assessing WHS risks, and developing, implementing and evaluating risk controls according to legislative and organisational requirements.

√ Learn to communicate relevant information, identify and deliver related training and improve consultation and participation processes. 

√Assist with the work health and safety (WHS) management of contractors 9 Understand the processes of implementation and maintenance of a Work Health and Safety management system (WHSMS). 

√Assist with actions and activities performed in response to work health and safety (WHS) incidents which includes accidents. 

√ Monitor a range of physical agents and conditions relevant to work health and safety (WHS).

√ Map operational processes for efficiency and safety compliance.

Course structure:

BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health & Safety requires completion of 10 units of
competency.
* Indicates core units. 

BSBWHS402 Assist with Compliance to WHS laws*
MSS403033 Map an operational process
BSBWHS404 Contribute to WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control *
BSBMGT403 Implement continuous improvement
BSBWHS403 Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes*
BSBWHS409 Assist with workplace monitoring processes
BSBWHS401 Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements
BSBWHS406 Assist with responding to incidents*
BSBWHS405 Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS management systems*
BSBWHS410 Contribute to work-related health and safety measures and initiatives

More information:

Assessment Methods:

  • Theory & knowledge assessments
  • Case studies
  • Practcal exercises
  • Workplace Supervisors’ reports
  • Project work

Resources ProvidedLearning resources will be provided including; training manuals, powerpoint presentations, You-tube clips webinars etc.

Induction: Trainees will be introduced to the course, delivery and assessment methods, and expectations and rights of trainees prior to course commencement.

All trainees are expected to comply with worksite WHS procedures and policies during practcal actvites. Safety procedures in the classroom will be explained at the commencement of the course.

RPL & Credit Transfer: Students who believe they have sufficient past experience to demonstrate full competence against particular units may apply for RPL using the forms and processes available from the TME office. Students may apply for credit transfer for any units completed in prior qualifications, including for the elective units.

FundingThis program may be supported by Victorian State Government funding or subsidised by the NSW Government subject to eligibility. New employees may also be eligible for Commonwealth Government Funding. Contact us to check your eligibility.

Workplace Training: Programs can be customised to meet individual or workplace requirements. On the job training and assessment activities are built into our programs to benefit employers and enable learners to develop relevant workplace skills.

We actively tailor training for people from diverse backgrounds, including those with disabilities, and encourage all to apply. 

Information in this flyer is current at 8/11/2016 and may be subject to change. Contact us to ensure you have the most current information about this program.

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