Diploma of Work Health and Safety (BSB51315)

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The BSB51315 Diploma of Work Health and Safety qualification provides the skills and knowledge to individuals who coordinate and maintain the WHS program within an organisation. You would possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical or managerial competencies to plan, carry out and evaluate their own work and the work of others with safety responsibilities.
In the event there is no public program commencing, this qualification can be delivered via Distance Education with support from a Facilitator. Some classroom based or work placement commitments may be required.

**The Department of Industry and Skills has recently APPROVED Time Education & Training to access a limited number of subsidised training places which are available now for eligible South Australians.

You can now:

  • Visit WorkReady http://skills.sa.gov.au/ to check eligibility
  • Contact us to request the enrolment form, discuss the program requirements including training dates and make a booking to undertake the mandatory Language, Literacy and Numeracy assessment.

With only limited places available we encourage you to start your application now. Click here to find out more, or call the team on 08 83519888. 

Program Start Date: 5th of November 2018

Career Choices

Job roles and titles vary across different sectors. Possible career choices relevant to this qualification include:

  • safety inspector
  • work health and safety manager
  • work health and safety practitioner
  • senior work health and safety officer

Course Information

Entry requirements for this qualification include all core units in BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety or equivalent competencies. Equivalent competencies are predecessors to the following units which have been mapped as equivalent:

  • BSBWHS402 Assist with compliance with WHS laws
  • BSBWHS403 Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes
  • BSBWHS404 Contribute to WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control
  • BSBWHS405 Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS management systems
  • BSBWHS406 Assist with responding to incidents

Qualification Requirements

To achieve a Diploma in Work Health and Safety a total of nine (9) units of competency must be completed. This is packaged as five (5) core units and (4) elective units.

To access the Government Training Website visit: http://www.training.gov.au/

Core Units

Contribute to Developing, Implementing and Maintaining WHS Management Systems
Manage Effective WHS Consultation and Participation Processes
Contribute to the Systematic Management of WHS Risk
Manage WHS Risks
Investigate WHS Incidents

Time's Suggested Elective Units

Contribute to Managing WHS Information Systems
Contribute to Implementing Emergency Procedures
Make a Presentation
Contribute to Work-Related Health and Safety Measures and Initiatives

More Information

For course program enquiries, investment details or to learn about funding opportunities, please call our Client Relationship Managers on (08) 8351 9888 or submit an enquiry below. 

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Individual State Funding Enquiries:
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Time Education & Training

83-87 Henley Beach Road
Mile End South Australia 5031

Telephone 08 8351 9888

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