Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

This qualification applies to individuals working in a work health and safety (WHS) role who provide a broad range of technical knowledge and skills and have some limited responsibility for the output of others.

The qualification applies to those working as supervisors, WHS personnel, and workers in other WHS-related roles who manage risks effectively, apply relevant WHS laws, and contribute to WHS within the workplace in known or changing contexts with established parameters.

Possible job opportunities
  • WHS Officer
  • WHS Coordinator
  • Safety Representative
  • Health and Safety Officer
  • Safety Advisor

Qualifications list

  • 5 cores
  • 5 electives
Qualification units
Code Unit name Type
BSBWHS412Assist with workplace compliance with WHS lawsCore
BSBWHS413Contribute to implementation and maintenance of WHS consultation and participation processesCore
BSBWHS414Contribute to WHS risk managementCore
BSBWHS415Contribute to implementing WHS management systemsCore
BSBWHS416Contribute to workplace incident responseCore
BSBRES411Analyse and present research informationGroup A elective
BSBWHS418Assist with managing WHS compliance of contractorsGroup A elective
BSBWRT401Write complex documentsGroup A elective
BSBCMM401Make a presentationGroup B elective
BSBINN301Promote innovation in a team environmentGroup B elective
BSBMGT401Show leadership in the workplaceGroup B elective
BSBMGT403Implement continuous improvementGroup B elective
BSBSUS401Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practicesGroup B elective

*The above units are available as resources for delivery through Didasko Learning Resources. However, for a full list of additional units and supporting information that may be used in delivering the above qualifications, please refer to the original source

Qualifications list

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