TAFE Queensland

Diploma of Work Health and Safety

BSB51319TAFE Queensland
Institution rating
From 6 monthspart-time
Study mode
Online, On-campus
Next start date

Why study this course

  • This diploma will qualify you for employment as a Work Health and Safety Inspector or Advisor.
  • Get support from teachers with industry experience.
  • Turn your passion for wellbeing into a rewarding career in the growing WHS industry.


This course meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.

Entry requirements

Entry to this qualification is limited to those who have completed all core units in BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety or equivalent competencies.

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Cairns
  • South Bank
Online study also available

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit TAFE Queensland's website to find out more about your study options.

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

Visit TAFE Queensland's website 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, TAFE Queensland 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.

Visit TAFE Queensland's website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

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What are students saying?

Diploma of Work Health and Safety
TAFE Queensland
(1 reviews)

Published May 2018
Diploma of Work Health and SafetyTAFE Queensland
Graduation date2017
Study modeOnline
Student review
Gives a good insight on the work health and safety practices that go in to in various work places, it does get a bit repetitive at times however the staff is there to help you out when it is needed.
The student would recommend this course to a friend, colleague or relative
It is too soon to tell if this course had a positive impact on the student’s career, or they did not study for career reasons
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
Assistance to help you find a job
Balance between theory and practical work
Transparency of course fees
Quality of teachers and academic support
Quality of online study portal
Course content compared to what was expected
Current and industry-relevant content

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Find out more about this course

Diploma of Work Health and SafetyBSB51319

You may wish to discuss the following with TAFE Queensland:

  • Course price
  • Study options available at your campus
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
Course information on this page has not been endorsed by the education provider.

Diploma of Work Health and Safety