Certificate III in Work Health and Safety (BSB30715)

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Course Description

The Certificate III in Work Health and Safety BSB30715 is ideal for anyone who is taking on new WHS responsibilities at work. Students begin their learning with the essential WHS legislation underpinning workplaces within Australia and learn how to make a valid contribution to resolving WHS issues. Progressing through the course students gain a working knowledge of WHS hazard analysis; risk assessment; risk control; WHS communication and consultation; as well as identifying and preventing potential workplace emergencies.

The Certificate III in Work Health and Safety BSB30715 is a nationally recognised training qualification and part of the official Business Services Training Package.

Recognition of Prior Learning

The skills and knowledge that you bring to your studies through previous education or employment experience may be credited towards specific units in this course, which can help to shorten your course duration. Please enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Tafe

The Certificate III in Work Health and Safety (BSB30715) is not available from any Tafe institutions on our database but may be available from other registered training organisations with Government Funding available in your area. See Course Providers.

Average Course Fee

Unknown

Average Duration

12 months

Online providers

On-campus providers

Nationally Recognised Training

Suitable For

This course is ideal for people who have the following knowledge, skills or abilities:

Critical Thinking

Evaluating the benefits and costs of different solutions for a problem.

Deductive Reasoning

Use rules to solve problems.

Law and Government

How our laws and courts work. Government rules and regulations, and the political system.

Problem Sensitivity

Notice when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong, even if you cannot solve the problem.

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Health and Safety Assistant$1,050 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Health and Safety Officer$1,530 weekly pay
Health and Safety Officer$1,530 weekly pay
Health and Safety Manager$1,920 weekly pay

Subjects

You will be required to complete a number of units of competencey for this qualifiation. Example units have been provided below but may vary for each provider.

BSBWHS302
Apply knowledge of WHS legislation in the workplace

This unit describes the, skills and knowledge required to understand and comply with work health and safety (WHS) Acts, regulations and codes of practice in the workplace. This unit applies to individuals who contribute to actions to achieve compliance with WHS legislation as part of their WHS responsibilities, which are in addition to their main duties.

BSBWHS303
Participate in WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to maintain a healthy and safe workplace through participation in the process of identifying work health and safety (WHS) hazards and assessing and controlling WHS risks, and the promotion and support of worker consultation. It applies to individuals who assist with the identification of workplace hazards and the assessment and control of WHS risks as part of their WHS responsibilities, which are in addition to their main duties.

BSBWHS304
Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to participate in work health and safety (WHS) communication and consultation processes. It applies to individuals who participate in WHS communication and consultation processes as part of their work health and safety responsibilities, which are in addition to their main duties.

BSBWHS305
Contribute to WHS issue resolution

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to contribute to work health and safety (WHS) issue-resolution processes, and to communicate their outcomes. It applies to individuals who contribute to the resolution of WHS issues in the workplace as part of their WHS responsibilities which are in addition to their main duties.

PUAWER001B
Identify, prevent and report potential workplace emergency situations

This unit covers the competency required to identify and prevent the development of workplace emergency situations, or to minimise their consequences, and to report if emergency protection systems, emergency control equipment and evacuation systems are compromised.

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