MCI Institute

Diploma of Work Health and Safety

BSB51315MCI Institute
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Why study this course

  • Effectively contribute to the management of work health and safety risks with the Diploma of Work Health and Safety (BSB51315)
  • Prepare yourself for a successful career in workplace health & safety in any industry
  • Get started anytime & study online

You may be eligible to receive government funding to undertake this course, subject to relevant terms and conditions.

Career Insights from SEEK

of students felt this course had a positive impact on their career.
Roles related to this course: Work Health and Safety Officer, Project Manager, and Operations Manager.


This course meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.

Nationally Recognised Training
Australian Qualifications Framework

Entry requirements

For entry into this course students must have completed all core units from the Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety (BSB41415). These are:

  • 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

If you have not completed the above listed units prior to course commencement, you can complete them with MCI Institute and gain entry to the Diploma of Work Health and Safety.

Where is this course offered?

This course is delivered entirely online, so you can:

  • Study from anywhere and choose when you want to fit study into your week
  • Access all study materials, assessments, and student support services
  • Achieve the same qualification as someone studying in a classroom

Find out more about online courses and the benefits of studying online.

What you’ll learn

You'll learn how to:

  • Be confident in your ability to assess and control tasks
  • Turn complexity into compliance when dealing with WHS laws
  • Manage successfully WHS information and data systems
  • Design and develop innovative WHS arrangements
  • Have workplace hazards fully in hand
  • Take the lead on WHS incident investigation

Enquire with MCI Institute to find out more about the course content, units, and what you’ll learn.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Enquire with MCI Institute to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, MCI Institute can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.

Enquire with MCI Institute to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Career Insights

SEEK users who hold a Diploma of Work Health and Safety have been employed in these roles:

Related rolesJob satisfactionMost common salaryJobs on SEEK
Work Health and Safety Officer
Project Manager
Operations Manager
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What are students saying?

Diploma of Work Health and Safety
MCI Institute
(3 reviews)

Published Jul 2018
Diploma of Work Health and SafetyMCI Institute
Graduation dateN/A
Study modeOnline
Student review
It is a little harder than I expected... The support over the last 12 months wasn’t great...
Response from MCI Institute
Thank you for sharing your thoughts. Continually improving our courses and the level of support we provide is very important to us. We'd love to hear more about your experience. If you're up to it, please email us at
Published May 2018
Diploma of Work Health and SafetyMCI Institute
Graduation date2017
Study modeOnline
Student review
Course was good however there are far more cheaper options like Tafe the tutors were excellent and the content within the course was relevant and understandable
Response from MCI Institute
Thanks so much for taking the time to submit your review about our course. We're so glad to hear that you had a positive experience at MCI Institute!
Published May 2018
Diploma of Work Health and SafetyMCI Institute
Graduation date2012
Study modeOnline
Student review
Everything went smooth I was focused and did have relevant experience in this field to quote examples
Response from MCI Institute
Thanks for submitting a review. We're glad you enjoyed your course and that you had the relevant experience.

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Support and delivery

When you study with MCI Institute, you can benefit from:

  • Direct access to a qualified mentor during MCI business hours.
  • A free and confidential wellbeing service with access to a qualified counsellor - get support with time management, stress, building confidence, effective communication and anxiety.
  • Straightforward, user friendly learning materials that are easy to understand and teach you relevant and practical skills.
  • 24-hour E-Campus, so you can study anywhere, anytime.
  • Innovative, story-based learning through a simulated business with real-life situations.

Find out more about this course

MCI Institute

Diploma of Work Health and SafetyBSB51315

You may wish to discuss the following with MCI Institute:

  • Course price
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)

Submit an enquiry direct to MCI Institute.

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