BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

Course Description

Course Code and Name
BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

This qualification is suitable for people working in a Work Health and Safety (WHS) role who work to provide leadership and guidance to others and have some limited responsibility for the output of others.

The qualification reflects the role of workers who apply a broad knowledge base and well developed skills in a wide variety of contexts and may include coordinators, advisors and facilitators.

Course structure

This qualification is comprised of 5 core (mandatory) units of competency and 5 elective units. Participants undertaking a Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) pathway can select the most appropriate 5 units from the list below. Those undertaking the delivered course will have set electives. You can view the core units and elective units by clicking below.

For more information on this qualification, please contact Australian Consolidated Training.



Core Units

BSBWHS402 - Assist with compliance with WHS laws
BSBWHS403 - Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes
BSBWHS404 - Contribute to WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control
BSBWHS405 - Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS management systems
BSBWHS406 - Assist with responding to incidents

Elective Units 

Group A

BSBCMM401 - Make a presentation
BSBPMG522 - Undertake project work
BSBRES401 - Analyse and present research information
BSBSUS401 - Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
BSBWHS407 - Assist with claims management, rehabilitation and return-to-work programs
BSBWHS408 - Assist with effective WHS management of contractors
BSBWHS409 - Assist with workplace monitoring processes
BSBWHS410 - Contribute to work-related health and safety measures and initiatives
PUAWER002B - Ensure workplace emergency prevention procedures, systems and processes are implemented

Group B

BSBINN301 - Promote innovation in a team environment
BSBMGT401 - Show leadership in the workplace
BSBMGT403 - Implement continuous improvement
BSBWRT401 - Write complex documents
TAEASS301B - Contribute to assessment
TAEDEL301A - Provide work skill instruction

Recognition of Prior Learning - Enrol Anytime

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is an assessment process that involves assessment of an individual's relevant prior learning (including formal, information and non-formal learning).

Australian Consolidated Training offers RPL for all accredited courses. For this qualification, four (4) years experience in a work health and safety role is indicative of success. For those who do not have four years experience, please contact us to discuss your options.

Please click the "Recognition of Prior Learning" button for more information.

Recognition of Prior Learning


Flexible Delivery - Enrol Anytime

This course can be completed through a flexible self-paced delivery method. One-on-one support is available online, over the phone or in person at our office in Sinnamon Park if required. Students have the option of completing this course online or with hard copy workbooks.

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