Diploma of Work Health and Safety
- Course Code
- BSB51312 (Expressions of interest)
- Course Type
- Accredited Course
- Course Level
- Skills Deepening
- Construction and Safety Centre
- Course Location
- GippsTAFE Academy (Traralgon)
- Course Duration
Part Time: 1-2 years
- 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
- Starting Date
- March 2014
Phone: (03) 5127 0117
Fax: 1300 094 661
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841
GippsTAFE has submitted applications to ASQA with the intention of delivering these courses/qualifications in 2014
The Diploma of Work Health and Safety is an ideal qualification for OHS professionals who coordinate and maintain OHS programs within the workplace.
Skills include managing, designing, developing, applying and maintaining OHS data, systems, participative arrangements as well as risks, hazards and environments within the workplace.
This course has online support with campus based induction.
Qualifications And RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Diploma of 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.
- OHS Coordinator
- OHS Practitioner
- Senior OHS Officer
There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification. However it is recommended that candidates complete the Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety prior to commencing this qualification.
Preferred pathways for candidates considering this qualification include: BSB41412 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety or other relevant qualification/s OR with vocational experience in providing guidance to others in matters relating to occupational health and safety but without formal OHS qualifications.
Please note students will be required to attend a face to face induction at a GippsTAFE campus.
How To ApplyDirect to Institute
AssessmentAssessment methods features work specific projects - so you and your work place benefit.
Can prospective students enrol in individual units?No.
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
||Manage effective WHS consultation and participation processes
||Contribute to the systematic management of WHS risk
||Manage WHS hazards and risks
||Investigate WHS incidents
||Contribute to developing, implementing and maintaining WHS management
|BSBWHS507A||Contribute to managing WHS information systems
||Manage WHS hazards associated with plant
||Facilitate the development and use of hazard-management tools
||Contribute to implementing emergency procedures