Not available for international students.
Various dates throughout the year
If you want to take your occupational health and safety career to the next level and take on additional managerial responsibilities, the Diploma of Work, Health and Safety is for you.
It is also ideal if you are responsible for implementing and coordinating the performance of your organisation's OHS Management systems.
More than ever before, looking after the wellbeing of employees, visitors and customers is of vital importance to organisations. Without Work Health and Safety processes in place, organisations risk prosecution, loss of staff, increased costs and reduction in profitability.
Our trainers have real life experience in large organisations and are fully equipped to provide career guidance. We deliver an evening program with intakes commencing every four weeks.
Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards
Manage effective WHS consultation and participation processes
Contribute to the systematic management of WHS risk
Investigate WHS incidents
Contribute to developing, implementing and maintaining WHS management systems
Assist with workplace monitor processes
Contribute to work-related health and safety measures and initiatives
Contribute to managing WHS information systems
Contribute to implementing emergency procedures
Core units from the Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety need to be completed before starting the Diploma of Work Health and Safety.
Prior to enrolment or commencement of training you will be required to complete a literacy and numeracy assessment and a pre-training interview. These will assist with determining your suitability to the course, verify your training plan, and identify any learning support needs.
RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING
You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.
QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION
After completing this course, you will receive the nationally accredited BSB51315 Diploma of Work Health and Safety.
Talk to your teachers about further study pathways.
Human resources manager
Work Health and Safety officer
How to apply
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Holmesglen tuition fees shown are all inclusive and indicative of the cost to complete the entire course.
These are indicative fees only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.
Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.
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