The BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety is a nationally recognised, competency based qualification. The course consists of ten (10) units of competency from the Business Services Training Package (BSB).
The BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety is a course suitable for those people working in a work health and safety role that may or may not work under supervision. They may provide leadership and guidance to others and have some limited responsibility for the output of others. The qualification reflects the role of workers who apply a broad knowledge base and well developed skills in a wide variety of contexts.
This qualification combines best practice theory with practical examples of work application. Course participants will gain an understanding of the specialist skills and knowledge required to become an effective Safety Officer. Our team of experienced facilitators and assessors has extensive on the job experience across a broad range of industries. They offer real world examples to demonstrate how theory matches with the practical application in the workplace. This qualification can be delivered by our experienced trainers/assessors in a classroom setting or via Systec RTO’s online or distance learning programme.
Our team of experienced facilitators and assessors have extensive Work, Health and Safety on the job experience. Real world examples are offered to demonstrate how theory matches with practical application in the workplace. This qualification is delivered by our team of experienced trainers and assessors in a classroom setting or via our online or distance learning programme.
We have no hidden fees and offer full support for our students in all of our courses. We seek to achieve the best possible experience for students and employers in our training.
The BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety is designed for people who are working across a broad range of industry sectors in roles as safety officers, site safety managers and safety inspectors.
There are no prerequisites or entry requirements for this course.
Pathways into Qualification
Preferred pathways for candidates considering this qualification include the BSB30715 Certificate III in Work Health and Safety or other relevant qualifications OR vocational experience in a range of work environments in senior support roles.
After completing this programme, course participants will be able to: Assist with compliance with WHS laws Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation process Contribute to WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS management systems Assist with responding to incidents
Participants are given 12 months to complete and submit all the assessment activities.
Where participants in the certificate program do not currently have a role that involves active supervision or involvement in WHS/ OHS related duties or related experience it is suggested that approximately 418 hours study be considered as a bench mark for successful completion of this Qualification.
The BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety involves the successful completion of ten (10) of the following units of competency including five core units and five elective units.
- BSBWHS402 Assist with compliance with WHS laws
- BSBWHS403 Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation process
- 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
Recommended Elective Units
Group A electives
- BSBPMG522 Undertake project work
- BSBWHS408 Assist with effective WHS management of contractors
- BSBSUS401 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
Group B electives
- BSBWRT401 Write complex documents
Unit from Diploma of WHS as elective
BSBWHS510 Contribute to implementing emergency procedures
Twelve (12) months is allocated for completion of this qualification.
Course participants are required to undertake a number of assessment activities, including but not limited to:
- Completion of a portfolio of evidence
- Third party assessment
Assessment for the BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety is against the competency standards within the Business Services Training Package (BSB). Most course participants can expect to spend between five and ten hours per week, at a minimum, outside of course delivery time, reading and completing their assessment tasks.
Where to Next?
BSB51315 Diploma of Work Health and Safety