Business and ICT

BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

This qualification is suited to individuals who are in or want a WHS role. The qualification prepares you to apply a broad knowledge base and well developed skills in a wide variety of contexts, and provide leadership and guidance to others, with limited responsibility for the output of others, to improve WHS outcomes at the workplace.

The course covers a broad range of health and safety functions and responsibilities, including identifying hazards, assessing WHS risks, implementing control s and evaluating WHS performance. It is a sought after qualification for a WHS practitioner in positions as a WHS coordinator, officer, advisor, manager/supervisor, inspector, HR officer or as part of your job across all industry sectors.

Dates and Times

Participants can start at any time.  Delivery is through face to face workshops, online or via distance over 12 – 24 months.  Units can be undertaken separately and result in a Statement of Attainment, or as part of the qualification.

Individual: At your workplace or at workshops held at Campbell Street and Devonport.
Group bookings: Held at a time to suit you in your workplace.

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Campbell Street Campus

  • Delivery:  Nine (9) Two day workshops – once a month, online or distance and delivered at Campbell Street Campus
  • Venue:  75 Campbell Street, Hobart
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to register your interest

Launceston Campus

  • Delivery:  Nine (9) Two day workshops – once a month and delivered at Devonport Campus
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to register your interest

Devonport Campus 

  • Delivery:  Nine (9) Two day workshops – once a month, online or distance
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to register your interest

Assessment Process

You may be entitled to recognition for your previous study, work experience and existing skills. This means credit is given towards this qualification.


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Fees and Payments

A learning resource fee may apply

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There are no formal pre-requisites, but previous vocational experience in WHS roles or other relevant qualifications will benefit understanding and application. Sound literacy, numeracy, computing and learning skills are required.

Qualification Requirements

This qualification consists of 10 units, 5 core units and 5 elective units.


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