Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

Course Code
BSB41412 (Expression of interest)
Course Type
Accredited Course
Course Level
Skills Building
Construction and Safety Centre
Course Location
GippsTAFE Academy (Traralgon)
Course Duration
Part Time: 1 year
Course Cost
For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of GippsTAFE. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Charges.
Study Modes
Online; Flexible
Starting Date
  • March 2014
Rhonda Noble
Phone: (03) 5175 9620
Fax: 1300 094 661
Email: rhondan@gippstafe.edu.au
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841

Course Overview

GippsTAFE has submitted applications to ASQA with the intention of delivering these courses/qualifications in 2014

The Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety is an ideal qualification for OHS professionals who contribute to the implementation of OHS consultation, processes and procedures and to the identification, control and management of risk in the workplace.

Qualifications And Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Many GippsTAFE courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Employment Prospects

  • OHS Coordinator
  • OHS Officer
  • Health and Safety Representative
  • Health and Safety Committee Member
  • Health and Safety Assistant

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification.

Candidates may enter the qualification through a number of entry points including: BSB30707 – Certificate III in Occupational Health and Safety or other relevant Certificate III qualification OR with vocational experience in occupational health and safety roles.

How To Apply

Direct to Institute


Assessment methods features work specific projects - so you and your work place benefit. 

Opportunities For Further Study

Can prospective students enrol in individual units?


Course Structure

Course Times

Unit Code Unit Name
Assist with compliance with WHS laws
Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes
Contribute to WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control
Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS management systems
Assist with responding to incidents
Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
Assist with claims management, rehabilitation and return-to-work programs
Assist with effective WHS management of contractors
Assist with workplace monitoring processes
Contribute to work-related health and safety measures and initiatives