Course Start Date
7.5 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
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.
This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.
There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course.
This is a part time evening, blended course. You will need to attend approximately 2.5 hours of class, over 1 day a week, for 35 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 5 hours of other study per week.
You may also be required to complete approximately 10 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including private study, assignment preparation, weekly readings, research and or learning on the job as part of your job role.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course is designed for people who are existing workers who currently fulfil WHS roles within an organisation or are wanting to enter a WHS role within a workplace. Ideally, learners should have access to a workplace to undertake their WHS research. This course is connected delivery using Microsoft Teams.
It is essential that learners studying this course have access to a home computer with internet and have the technology skills to access and navigate the internet and be able to use word processing software; have access to a computer with Microsoft Office programs - Word, PowerPoint; have access to a computer with reliable internet access; be a self-directed learner in the context of a supportive online learning environment; sound language, literacy and numeracy skills.
MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE
There is a new version of this course coming soon. If it is available before you complete your studies, you will be notified of your options and may be transferred to the new course.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
Learners may choose to engage in Tutorial support with their facilitator. Group sessions can also be arranged if required.
An optional monthly assessment tutorial may be available to all learners whereby they can gain additional support specifically targeted around their assessments.
All learners will have access to Studiosity which is an online study support service freely available to all current TAFE NSW students.
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
To keep you safe while studying, some of our face to face classes may be replaced with online or connected learning. We have also modified our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. As restrictions ease, the way you attend your class may change again. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, due to the impacts of COVID-19 there may be a delay or modification in being able to undertake these aspects of your course in the planned timeframe. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled on Monday from 6.00pm to 8.30pm. Students will attend from their home via connected delivery using Microsoft Teams.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
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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.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
|BSBWHS402||Assist with compliance with WHS laws|
|BSBWHS403||Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes|
|BSBWHS404||Contribute to WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control|
|BSBWHS405||Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS management systems|
|BSBWHS406||Assist with responding to incidents|
|BSBCMM401||Make a presentation|
|BSBWHS407||Assist with claims management, rehabilitation and return-to-work programs|
|BSBWHS408||Assist with effective WHS management of contractors|
|BSBWHS410||Contribute to work-related health and safety measures and initiatives|
|BSBRES411||Analyse and present research information|
Work Health and Safety (WHS) Systems Officer, Work Health and Safety Coordinator, Safety Health and Wellbeing Advisor.
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
Cnr Buttle & MacQuoid Streets, Queanbeyan
Phone 131 601
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