Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

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Foundation Education
  • Awarded by

    Foundation Education

  • Qualification

    Certificate IV

  • Study Mode


  • Payment Options

    Payment planUpfront payment

  • Duration

    Up to 12 months part-time

  • Start Date

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  • Course Fee

    Price may vary

  • Career Outcomes

    Human Resources Assistant | Human Resources Administrator | Work Health & Safety Assistant | Work Health & Safety Officer | View all

This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

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  • In a Nutshell

    Turn your passion for process and people management into a successful career with the BSB41419 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety (WHS) from Foundation Education.

    This course will give you all the required skills for starting a career in Work Health and Safety, including how to understand and comply with regulation, how to research and manage WHS risk as well as how to create, monitor and manage all relevant WHS systems within any organisation.

    The BSB41419 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety is the minimum requirement for working in WHS in Australia and this certificate will set you up for a rewarding career helping businesses reduce risk, avoid absenteeism and improve employee well-being across the board.

    On completion of this course, you'll have the knowledge and qualifications to work in WHS roles across many industries, and the confidence to provide leadership and guidance to others in the WHS sector.

  • What You'll Need to Get In

    There are no formal educational entry requirements for this course - anyone can start.

    Minimum age:

    You will need to be at least 16 years old. If you are under 18 your enrolment form will need to be signed by a parent or guardian.

    Computer requirements:

    As this is an online course you will also need a reliable computer or laptop and an internet connection.

  • Subject Breakdown

    While studying the BSB41419 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety course, you may study the following units:

    • BSBWHS412 - Assist with workplace compliance with WHS laws
    • BSBWHS413 - Contribute to implementation and maintenance of WHS consultation and participation processes
    • BSBWHS414 - Contribute to WHS risk management
    • BSBWHS415 - Contribute to implementing WHS management systems
    • BSBWHS416 - Contribute to workplace incident response
    • BSBINS401 - Analyse and present research information
    • BSBWHS419 - Contribute to implementing WHS monitoring processes
    • BSBWRT411 - Write complex documents
    • BSBLDR411 - Demonstrate leadership in the workplace
    • BSBSTR401 - Promote innovation in team environments
  • Why Foundation Education?

    Foundation Education is one of the few Registered Training Organisations (RTO) in Australia who endeavour to deliver flexible online training solutions designed to fit our students’ lifestyle. Since 1999, we’ve been focused on providing excellence in Vocational Education and Training and building partnership networks that drives the quality of graduates across each industry, with our partner RTO, the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (AIPT). With more than 30 nationally recognised certificate and diploma level courses on offer, the Foundation Education difference means:
    Flexible Online Study – Courses that don’t require a practical placement are delivered 100% online so you can study whenever and wherever suits you. This also gives you the flexibility to choose your course length – whether that be the full term of your course or completing your study in as little as six months.
    Dedicated Student Support – Our industry experienced Subject Advisors, Assessors and Support Officers will support you from enrolment through to graduation. You can use them as often or as little as you like either via email or the telephone.
    Industry Relevant Courses – Course material is developed in consultation with industry experts to equip you with the job-ready skills and up-to-date knowledge required to support your career goals.
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    Foundation Education provides a dedicated student support team throughout your studies. Whether it is access to experienced Subject Advisors, Assessors or general Support Officers, we will support you from enrolment right through to graduation. You can use our team as often or as little as you like either via email or the telephone at no extra cost.

  • Where will this course take you?

    With the nationally recognised BSB41419 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety qualification, you will be able to legally work in a range of WHS and human resource roles across a wide range of industries.

    Your knowledge and confidence will ensure success in helping companies comply with the WHS regulations, minimise absenteeism and optimise employee well-being and satisfaction.

    In addition, you will be able to effectively communicate in your workplace and lead and guide others in WHS matters within your field.

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