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BSB41415 - Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

Course Summary:

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. 

Career Outcomes:

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



Class Delivery



Part time

Full time

Part time

Full time





24 months

Delivery Method:            

  • Workplace Delivery
  • Classroom

How to Apply:                     

  • By phone:
    • Skillinvest Metro – 1300 135 008
    • Skillinvest Regional – 1300 308 620

Entry Requirements

There are no prerequisites for this qualification.

Fees and Charges

Refer to the Fees & Charges link on the Skillinvest website (

Qualification Requirements

To meet the packaging rules and attain the qualification, students must successfully complete 10 units of competency made up of:

  • 5 core units of competency
  • 5 elective units

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

  • BSBWHS407 - Assist with Claims Management, Rehabilitation and Return-to-Work Program 
  • 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 
  • BSBMGT401 - Show Leadership in the Workplace