The College for Adult Learning

Diploma of Work Health and Safety

BSB51319The College for Adult Learning (RTO 22228)
Duration
12 monthsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
Online
Next start date
Anytime

Why study this course

  • Prepare for leading work health and safety roles within an organisation by gaining key WHS skills and developing your ability to make informed decisions
  • Focus on risk analysis and incident response, and learn to develop safe workplace policies and return to work strategies
  • Enjoy the flexibility to study online

If you are not working currently working full-time, you may be eligible for a free 12-month student membership with the Australian Institute of Health and Safety (AIHS). Membership provides you with access to professional development resources, webinars and professional networking groups.

Recognition

This course meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.

Nationally Recognised Training
Australian Qualifications Framework

Entry requirements

You must have completed the core units from the Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety or equivalent:

  • 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 units, you may be able to enrol in CAL's pathway program that combines the prerequisite units with the diploma qualification.

Where is this course offered?

This course is delivered 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

In this course you will learn to:

  • Assist with managing WHS implications of return to work
  • Lead WHS risk management
  • Lead initial response to and investigate WHS incidents
  • Manage WHS consultation and participation processes
  • Manage implementation of emergency procedures
  • Manage WHS compliance of contractors

Enquire with The College for Adult Learning or visit their website 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 the institution offers subsidies, concessions, or government loans and your eligibility to receive them
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Enquire with The College for Adult Learning or visit their 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, The College for Adult Learning 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 The College for Adult Learning or visit their website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

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Support and delivery

When you study with CAL you receive access to:

  • Unlimited mentoring and support from Learning Coaches
  • Course content that has been tailored to meet industry-specific needs
  • Learning materials that are relevant to modern workplaces
  • Tailored learning solutions to help you achieve your career goals faster
  • A Career Success Kit when you enrol, to help you showcase your new skills
  • The Real Outcomes Guarantee, which ensures you gain real-world skills and provides you with the resources you need to achieve your study goals

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The College for Adult Learning

Diploma of Work Health and SafetyBSB51319

You may wish to discuss the following with The College for Adult Learning:

  • Course price
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
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