Professionals with a qualification in work health and safety (WHS) are always in demand as they ensure that the health, safety and wellbeing of people in their workplaces is maintained. The Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety (WHS) is a nationally recognised  course that will equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills for a successful career in assessing, implementing and maintaining WHS in the workplace.

The Cert IV in WHS will help you to take that next step in your career, whether it is up-skilling for your existing workplace, or providing you a valuable qualification that could be utilised in a range of new employment opportunities.


Course Outline
Course Code: 
500 hours - Access for 12 months
Nationally accredited Certificate IV
Lesson Structure: 
  1. BSBWHS402A     Assist with compliance with WHS laws
  2. BSBWHS403A     Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes
  3. BSBWHS404A     Contribute to WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control
  4. BSBWHS405A     Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS management systems
  5. BSBWHS406A     Assist with responding to incidents
  6. BSBCMM401       Make a presentation
  7. BSBRES401A      Analyse and present research information
  8. BSBSUS301A      Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
  9. BSBINN301A       Promote innovation in a team environment
  10. BSBMGT401A    Show leadership in the workplace
Aims - the learning objectives of the course: 

Upon completion of this course you have the opportunities for employment as:

  • Work Health and Safety Coordinator
  • Work Health and Safety Officer.