BSB51315 – Diploma of Work Health and Safety – for Domestic Students

Domestic Students

BSB51315 - Diploma of Work Health and Safety

Overview

The Diploma of Work Health and Safety will give you the underpinning knowledge required to manage WHS within the workplace.

The qualification is suited to those who coordinate and maintain WHS programs within an organisation. It will provide you with the opportunity to grow your practical knowledge and skills in the development, implementation and management of these programs.

Duration and Delivery

This qualification is delivered over a period of 430 hours. Participants enrolled in this course will have up to 52 weeks including holidays to complete the course requirements.

Format

This Diploma will be delivered using a blended delivery model with a combination of online learning and classroom delivery. Educators will be available to provide necessary support on request.

Location

Level 1/169 Plenty Road, Preston, VIC 3072. Practical placement locations as negotiated by ALACC with individual Providers.

Purpose

This Diploma qualification is designed to equip participants with the required knowledge & skills to coordinate and maintain the Work Health and Safety (WHS) program in an organization. This qualification is designed to equip participants with well-developed skills and a broad knowledge base to apply Work Health and Safety (WHS) principles in a wide variety of contexts. Students will learn to apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. They may provide leadership and guidance to others.

Who May Attend

This management stream qualification is suitable for people who coordinate and maintain the Work Health and Safety (WHS) program in an organisation. It reflects the role of practitioners who apply a substantial knowledge base and well-developed skills in a wide variety of WHS contexts. They may work in a range of industries such as manufacturing and/or services.

Although LLN test is not an entry requirement, students are asked to undertake the same to ensure appropriate academic support can be provided throughout the course of the study.

Entry requirements

Nil

Although LLN test is not an entry requirement, students are asked to undertake the same to ensure appropriate academic support can be provided throughout the course of the study.

Assessment

Assessments will be conducted to determine the achievement of competency-based learning outcomes. Assessments may include written assignments, projects, written reports, workshop attendance and simulated workplace assessments.

Pathway

Successful completion of this course will enable you to progress to Advanced Diploma of Work Health and Safety or to gain employment in Work Health and Safety.

Course Units

Please ask us about credit transfers.

Core Units

BSBWHS513
Lead WHS risk management
BSBWHS515
Lead initial response to and investigate WHS incidents
BSBWHS516
Contribute to developing, implementing and maintaining an organisation’s WHS management system
BSBWHS519
Lead the development and use of WHS risk management tools
BSBWHS522
Manage WHS consultation and participation processes

Elective Units 2

BSBWHS517
Contribute to managing a WHS information system
BSBWHS518
Manage WHS hazards associated with maintenance and use of plant
BSBWHS520
Manage implementation of emergency procedures
BSBLDR601
Lead and manage organisational change
BSBSTR502
Facilitate continuous improvement

Diploma of Work Health and Safety requires successful completion of 10 units. These include 5 Elective Units selected from the A and B listing in the packaging specification as specified in the BSB Business Services Training Package.

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    Course Fees
    Government Funding Subsidised Fee
    (Non-Concession)
    AUD 550.00
    Fees: AUD 450.00

    $1.02 per scheduled hour

    Registration Fee: AUD 100.00
    Full Fee
    AUD 2,950.00
    Fees: AUD 2,850.00
    Registration Fee: AUD 100.00
    Online Course
    (Off shore)
    AUD 2,680.00
    Fees: AUD 2,580.00
    Registration Fee: AUD 100.00
    Government Funding Eligibility

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    *Eligible students must: –

    • Present a Green Medicare card
    • Be a Permanent resident in Australia
    • Not have a qualification higher or equal to qualification being applied

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