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BSB51319_Diploma of Work Health and Safety

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Dkirkby
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Course Description

This 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.

BSB51319_Diploma of Work Health and Safety

  • Course Name: Diploma of Work Health and Safety
  • Course Code: BSB51319
  • Course Completion Time: 12 months full time
  • Units Studied: 10 (5 core units plus 5 elective units)
  • Nationally Recognised Training: Yes
  • Are There Assessments For This Course: Yes
  • Assessment Due Dates: No – study at your own pace
  • RPL available: Yes, absolutely!
  • 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
    Electives:
  • BSBWHS512 Contribute to managing work-related psychological health and safety
  • BSBWHS514 Manage WHS compliance of contractors
  • BSBWHS517 Contribute to managing a WHS information system
  • BSBMGT502 Manage people performance
  • BSBMGT516 Facilitate continuous improvement
  • If you are Studying This course is assessed using a diverse range of assessment strategies to ensure we cover the assessment conditions for each unit of study and provide our students with interesting and flexible assessment experiences. All assessments are completed in your own time and submitted online, with no assessment due dates. This modern and flexible approach is designed to reduce the uncomfortable pressure and unnecessary stress that traditional assessment testing is so famous for. Marking feedback is provided online usually within 1 week of submission. Many assessments will include researching, reading and analysing information on your computer, laptop or tablet (Internet required), however each unit of study provides assessment instructions and benchmarks you can easily follow to successfully complete each assessment task. By Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) If you believe you already have the knowledge and skills to achieve this qualification we encourage you to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning.
      RPL is a simple process with OPEC College and works like this:
    Click here to be taken to our Pre-assessment form.
    Formal Entry Requirements:
      All BSB41419 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety core units or equivalent competencies.
    Pathways:
      Due to the ASCF core skills of learning, reading, writing, oral communication and numeracy involved in this course, it is suggested that you have successfully completed year 12 or have completed a Certificate III. Technical Requirements:
        please see the technical requirements below, as you will need access to a modern personal computer and the internet to study this course. In addition, you will need to be able to use this computer, including basic word processing, use of Microsoft Office software and electronic communication platforms and internet search engines.
      Enrolment Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) testing:
        if you cannot meet any of the above suggested entry requirements, which are a guide only and not mandatory, and you would still like to enrol into this course, it is a procedure during our enrolment process to email everyone a link to participate in a short online LLN test that will check your current learning, reading, writing, oral communication and numeracy skills and from these results, allow us to offer you the necessary support needed, if any, to help you successfully complete this course.
    Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
  • Human Resources Manager
  • Work Health and Safety (WHS) Officer
  • Full RPL achieved – $1595.00
  • Partial RPL - Negotiable up to a max of $3995.00
  • Full Training - $3995.00
  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is available on all OPEC College qualifications. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) can provide you with nationally recognised qualifications through converting your existing skills, knowledge and experience, gained through prior work or study, into formal competencies. RPL means you can gain qualifications simply through providing evidence of relevant knowledge and skills you have gained through previous work. This means you don’t have to waste time studying what you already know. You will be asked to provide evidence to support your application and the OPEC College RPL team will assist you through the RPL assessment process. Apply for RPL below to commence the process. Click here for more information. Click here for more information
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    About Instructor

    • Dkirkby