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Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

BSB41412
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This qualification is suitable for people working in a work health and safety (WHS) role who 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 and may include coordinators, advisors and facilitators.

These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

89.2%

Satisfied with the training
54.7%

Received job-related
benefits from training
Safety Inspector ( ANZSCO code 312611)
Expected job openings
Expected job openings are: low Low Below average Average Above average High
Low
6,000 persons were employed as Safety Inspectors in 2015. Job openings over the next 5 years are expected to be equal to or less than 5,000.
Average weekly full time earnings
Average weekly full time earnings are: High Low Below average Average Above average High
No information available
Source: Department of Employment. For full details on Safety Inspectors visit Job Outlook

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

This course may be subsidised in the following state and territories

  1. ACT
  2. NSW
  3. NT
  4. QLD
  5. SA
  6. TAS
  7. VIC

For more information about financial support and subsidies for training, please refer to the Financial assistance page

Total number of units = 10

5 core units plus

5 elective units of which:

  • at least 3 units must be from Group A below
  • the remaining units may be from:
  • Group A or Group B below
  • any currently endorsed Training Package or accredited course at the same qualification level or, if not listed below, 1 elective unit may be selected from a Certificate III or a Diploma.
  • The elective units chosen must be relevant to the work outcome and meet industry needs.

    Core units

    BSBWHS402A Assist with compliance with WHS laws

    BSBWHS403A Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes

    BSBWHS404A Contribute to WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control

    BSBWHS405A Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS management systems

    BSBWHS406A Assist with responding to incidents

    Elective units

    Group A

    BSBCMM401A Make a presentation

    BSBPMG522A Undertake project work

    BSBRES401A Analyse and present research information

    BSBSUS301A Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

    BSBWHS407A Assist with claims management, rehabilitation and return-to-work programs

    BSBWHS408A Assist with effective WHS management of contractors

    BSBWHS409A Assist with workplace monitoring processes

    BSBWHS410A Contribute to work-related health and safety measures and initiatives

    PUAWER002B Ensure workplace emergency prevention procedures, systems and processes are implemented

    Group B

    BSBINN301A Promote innovation in a team environment

    BSBMGT401A Show leadership in the workplace

    BSBMGT403A Implement continuous improvement

    BSBWRT401A Write complex documents

    TAEASS301B Contribute to assessment

    TAEDEL301A Provide work skill instruction

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    The following occupations relate to this qualification.

    Occupational Health and Safety Officer
    Occupational Health and Safety Technician
    WorkCover Inspector
    The following industry sectors relate to this qualification.

    Business Administration
    Business Services
    Occupational Health & Safety



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    Fixed submission dates (assessment pieces have set submission dates)
    Self-paced (training has no set class times of set submission dates)

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    Student outcomes for Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

    These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

    44.4%

    Of people who were not employed before starting their course were employed after completing it.
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    7.5 %

    Engineering, ICT and Science Technicians

    Of those employed after training, were in the same occupation as their course.
    Professionals
    32%
    Professionals
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    18.1%
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    Clerical and Administrative Workers
    16.3%
    Clerical and Administrative Workers
    Median salary of those employed in their first full-time job
    (includes those employed prior to training)

    $62,600

    $52,100

    $52,100


    Destination
    after training
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate IV courses
    Employed or in further study after training (%) 94.2 92.6 91.4
    Employment outcomes:
    Employed (%)
    Full-time (%)
    Part-time (%)
     
    90.6
    76.6
    14
     
    82.7
    49.7
    32.9
     
    84.2
    55.2
    28.7
    Further study outcomes:
    Enrolled at University (%)
    Enrolled at TAFE (%)
    Enrolled at Other provider (%)
     
    5.3
    7
    28.3
     
    5.2
    13.2
    26.4
     
    7.7
    8.5
    15.4
    Satisfied with the training (%) 89.2 87.4 85.6
    Received job-related benefits from training (%) 54.7 64.6 62.4
    Received personal benefits from training (%) 91.8 94.5 90.8
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) 84.5 85.9 84.7
    Recommend the training to other (%) 92 91.8 90.4

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate IV courses
    Median salary (Full-time) ($) 62,600 52 100 52 100
    Top Occupations (%):
    Professionals
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    Clerical and Administrative Workers
     
    32
    18.1
    16.3
     
    24.4
    21.7
    16.3
     
    22.4
    20.5
    16.7
    Top Industries (%):
    Construction
    Mining
    Public Administration and Safety
     
    23.2
    12
    11.2
     
    28.5
    12.8
    12.2
     
    21.1
    11.6
    10.9

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
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    All Certificate IV courses
    Employed after training (%) - 89.2 91.8
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 52 200 52 200
    Enrolled in further study (%) - 43.8 30
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 87.4 85.5
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 87.9 87.2

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate IV courses
    Employed after training (%) 44.4 39.7 47.1
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 49 400 44 400
    Enrolled in further study ($) 40.6 54.1 39.3
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 84.7 86.8
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 72.2 73.3

    Please Note:
    All statistics are supplied by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.
    * The estimate has a relative standard error greater than 25% and therefore should be used with caution.
    ** NCVER does not report on estimates based on less than 5 respondents because the estimates are unreliable.
    For more information, please refer to the Statistics Explained page.

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    Construction
    23.2
    Construction
    Mining
    12
    Mining
    Public Administration and Safety
    11.2
    Public Administration and Safety