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Offering Info

Diploma of Work Health and Safety

  • National Course Code: BSB51315
  • TAFE NSW code: BSB51315-01V02-19SGR-003

Location – St George College

Study Type

Blended

Course Start Date

19 Oct 2019

Hours Per Week

12

Duration

18 Weeks

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
  • VET Student Loans Available

Course Details

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.

Licensing/Regulatory Information
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan. If you meet the eligibility requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.

SMART AND SKILLED FEES

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.

For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit https://smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au/are-you-eligible

PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE

This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan (VSL). If you meet the VSL eligibility and academic suitability requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.

Find out more about VET Student Loans at https://www.tafensw.edu.au/vet-student-loans

Direct payment by Unit of Study instalments is available for this course.

The Units of Study and associated fees for this course are detailed below. Fees are charged on the census day for each unit of study. To secure a loan for part or all of your course, you must be eligible and submit a valid application to the Commonwealth for a VET Student Loan. You may withdraw prior to the census date without incurring a fee.

Find out about recognition: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/recognition-credit-transfers

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Students are encourged to bring writing materials, a note pad and their computer or other device. All learning resources will be made available to you on the course online learning management system, Moodle.

READ BEFORE YOU ENROL

Fees:
https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/fees

Payment - funding: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/payment-funding

Code Name Start Date End Date Census Date Amount
19SGR01560 UOS 1-BSB51315-19SGR-003-SSVSL 19 Oct 2019 20 Dec 2019 02 Dec 2019 $950.00
19SGR01563 UOS 2-BSB51315-19SGR-003-SSVSL 23 Dec 2019 14 Feb 2020 06 Jan 2020 $950.00
20SGR00297 UOS 3-BSB51315-19SGR-003-SSVSL 17 Feb 2020 17 Apr 2020 02 Mar 2020 $950.00
Number Title
BSBHRM509 Manage rehabilitation or return to work programs
BSBWHS408 Assist with effective WHS management of contractors
BSBWHS502 Manage effective WHS consultation and participation processes
BSBWHS503 Contribute to the systematic management of WHS risk
BSBWHS504 Manage WHS risks
BSBWHS505 Investigate WHS incidents
BSBWHS506 Contribute to developing, implementing and maintaining WHS management systems
BSBWHS508 Manage WHS hazards associated with plant
BSBWHS510 Contribute to implementing emergency procedures
All core units in BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety or equivalent competencies.

Equivalent competencies are predecessors to the following units which have been mapped as equivalent:
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
Attendance Information:

Students will need to spend a minimum 12 hours per week completing structured learning activities and up to an additional 15 hours of assessment tasks as per unit of the course timetable. As this is a blended delivery course, course work will be made available to you on Saturdays during the workshop and additional course resources and directives will be made available to you on the course moodle. Workshops are scheduled on alternate Saturdays throughout the delivery period. You will be provided with a delivery schedule so that you can see when the workshops are scheduled well in advance. If you are unable to attend, all information and activities are posted on the moodle for you to access, although it is highly recommended you attend the workshop to take advantage of the practical application of the learning, collaboration with other learners and your industry expert, the teacher.

INFORMATION SESSION
Information Session/Presentation held on Wednesday 25 September 2019 at 6:00pm at St George Campus, Building F, Lower Ground Floor, Room FLG19. St George Campus is located on the corner of the Princes Highway and President Avenue Kogarah. If you want to find out whether this course best suits your career plan, please attend.

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Students will need to spend a minimum 12 hours per week completing structured learning activities and up to an additional 15 hours of assessment tasks as per unit of the course timetable.
To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: https://smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au/are-you-eligible

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.

Find out more about applying and enrolling: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/applying-enrolling
Practitioners in a wide variety of WHS contexts

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Course Location

St George College, Main Campus
Corner Princes Highway & President Avenue, Kogarah
Phone 131 601

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