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Certificate IV in Government (Occupational Health & Safety)

PSP41112
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This specialist qualification covers the competencies required of occupational health and safety practitioners in the public sector. Electives should reflect the responsibilities of the individual and the job skills required for effective performance. Where a free choice of Electives is possible in the qualification packaging rules, Electives may also be drawn from other Training Packages to reflect the work context and career plans of the individual.

These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for similar courses 'Certificate IV in the field of Society and Culture'

86.6%

Satisfied with the training
66.4%

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
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

15 units of competency are required for this qualification:

  • 7 core units
  • 8 elective units:
  • Choose 5 elective units from the Group A elective list.
  • Choose 3 elective units from the Group B elective list below, or from elsewhere within this Training Package, or from another endorsed Training Package, or from an Accredited Course.
  • Units selected should not duplicate content already covered by other units in this qualification.

    **All elective units must be selected from Certificate III qualification level and above.

    Core Units

    PSPETHC401A

    Uphold and support the values and principles of public service

    PSPGOV402B

    Deliver and monitor service to clients

    PSPGOV408A

    Value diversity

    PSPGOV412A

    Use advanced workplace communication strategies

    PSPGOV422A

    Apply government processes

    PSPLEGN401A

    Encourage compliance with legislation in the public sector

    PSPPOL404A

    Support policy implementation

    Group A electives (OHS)

    PSPSOHS401A

    Contribute to the implementation of a systematic approach to managing OHS

    PSPSOHS402A

    Contribute to the implementation of the OHS consultation process

    PSPSOHS403A

    Identify hazards and assess OHS risks

    PSPSOHS404A

    Contribute to the implementation of strategies to control OHS risk

    PSPSOHS405A

    Contribute to the implementation of emergency procedures

    PSPSOHS406A

    Use equipment to conduct workplace monitoring

    Group B electives (General)

    PSPPOL401A

    Contribute to policy development

    PSPPM401B

    Design simple projects

    PSPPM402B

    Manage simple projects

    PSPPM403B

    Close simple projects

    PSPPM404A

    Carry out simple project activities

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    The following occupations relate to this qualification.

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

    Business Administration
    Business Services
    Occupational Health & Safety



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    Student outcomes for similar courses

    These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for similar courses 'Certificate IV in the field of Society and Culture'

    50.1%

    Of people who were not employed before starting their course were employed after completing it.
    29.3 %

    Of those employed after training, were in the same occupation as their course.
    Community and Personal Service Workers
    60%
    Community and Personal Service Workers
    Clerical and Administrative Workers
    13.7%
    Clerical and Administrative Workers
    Professionals
    10.8%
    Professionals
    Median salary of those employed in their first full-time job
    (includes those employed prior to training)

    $42,600

    $52,100


    Destination
    after training
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate IV courses
    Employed or in further study after training (%) - 91.6 91.4
    Employment outcomes:
    Employed (%)
    Full-time (%)
    Part-time (%)
     
    -
    -
    -
     
    82.5
    38.7
    43.1
     
    84.2
    55.2
    28.7
    Further study outcomes:
    Enrolled at University (%)
    Enrolled at TAFE (%)
    Enrolled at Other provider (%)
     
    -
    -
    -
     
    9.3
    9.7
    14.8
     
    7.7
    8.5
    15.4
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 86.6 85.6
    Received job-related benefits from training (%) - 66.4 62.4
    Received personal benefits from training (%) - 94.6 90.8
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 86.9 84.7
    Recommend the training to other (%) - 92.2 90.4

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate IV courses
    Median salary (Full-time) ($) - 42 600 52 100
    Top Occupations (%):
    Community and Personal Service Workers
    Clerical and Administrative Workers
    Professionals
     
     
    60
    13.7
    10.8
     
    22.4
    20.5
    16.7
    Top Industries (%):
    Health Care and Social Assistance
    Public Administration and Safety
    Other Services
     
     
    50.8
    9.9
    7.2
     
    21.1
    11.6
    10.9

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate IV courses
    Employed after training (%) - 91.3 91.8
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 42 600 52 200
    Enrolled in further study (%) - 30.4 30
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 86 85.5
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 88.4 87.2

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate IV courses
    Employed after training (%) - 50.1 47.1
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 39 500 44 400
    Enrolled in further study ($) - 45.7 39.3
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 87.8 86.8
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 80.1 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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    Health Care and Social Assistance
    50.8
    Health Care and Social Assistance
    Public Administration and Safety
    9.9
    Public Administration and Safety
    Other Services
    7.2
    Other Services