Course Start Date
6 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
The nationally accredited Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety is the perfect course for those who are passionate about keeping their workplace safe. Designed by industry professionals, this qualification will give you a broad range of practical knowledge and skills, allowing you to confidently assess risks.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through a mix of theory and practical course work, learn to:
- Assist with responding to incidents
- Contribute to WHS hazard identification
- Assess and control risks
- Run rehabilitation and return-to-work programs
- Assist with compliance with current WHS regulations
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the attributes to help you get ahead:
- A good understanding of workplace expectations and practices
- Good communication skills
- The ability to work independently and in a team
- Work with others and report to a supervisor
- Analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course provides you with:
- A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate IV level
- Work Health and Safety (WHS) Systems Officer
- Work Health and Safety Coordinator
- Safety Health and Wellbeing Advisor
GROW YOUR CAREER
Take your career further with the:
- Diploma of Work Health and Safety
Discover the skills you need, for the job you want at a TAFE NSW Information Session.
This is a part time, virtual classroom - off campus course. You must attend approximately 6 hours of class. You may also be required to complete approximately 6 hours of additional study. This additional study could include private study, work placements and research.
The course will run 2 days a week, for 1 years.
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
The way you learn may change during your enrolment to ensure the best learning experience or to keep you safe as COVID-19 restrictions change, and some of our face to face classes may change to online or virtual classroom learning. Also, to ensure that we keep you safe while studying, we may modify our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, there may be a modification or delay in the planned timeframe due to COVID-19 impacts. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled on Tuesday and Thursday, with evening classes. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
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?
You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:
- general stationery items (i.e. pens, paper, folder etc), including an A4 ring binder/dividers and plastic sleeves for handouts
- a USB for saving your assessments
- headphones and a USB storage device or access to a cloud storage account will also be required
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
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
|BSBWHS412||Assist with workplace compliance with WHS laws|
|BSBWHS413||Contribute to implementation and maintenance of WHS consultation and participation processes|
|BSBWHS414||Contribute to WHS risk management|
|BSBWHS415||Contribute to implementing WHS management systems|
|BSBWHS416||Contribute to workplace incident response|
|BSBSTR402||Implement continuous improvement|
|BSBWHS417||Assist with managing WHS implications of return to work|
|BSBWHS418||Assist with managing WHS compliance of contractors|
|BSBWRT411||Write complex documents|
WorkCover Inspector,Occupational Health and Safety Technician,Occupational Health and Safety Officer
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.
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