Certificate III in Work Health and Safety
Sunraysia Institute of TAFE
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Mildura||No||Flexible Delivery, Part-time internal||
No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Business Services Training Package. It is suitable for skilled operators who take on Work Health and Safety (WHS) responsibilities in addition to their main duties. Students may provide technical advice and support to a team and apply a range of competencies in varied work contexts.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Apply knowledge of WHS legislation in the workplace; Participate in WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control; Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes; Contribute to WHS issue resolution; Identify, prevent and report potential workplace emergency situations. Electives: Communicate in the workplace; Work effectively with diversity; Contribute to workplace innovation; Assist with responding to incidents; Write simple documents; Provide first aid in remote situation; Respond to workplace emergencies; plus more.
About Sunraysia Institute of TAFESuniTAFE is a provider of vocational education and training in north-west Victoria and was a finalist in the Victorian Large Training Provider of the Year awards in both 2011 and 2012. The Institute enrols more than 9000 students annually, in over 350 courses, across 33 different industries.
A vast choice of programs is offered, including certificates, diplomas, advanced diplomas, apprenticeships, traineeships, short courses and specialised industry training. Courses are delivered through four regional campuses - Mildura, Swan Hill, Robinvale and Mallee (Ouyen).
Most graduates leave SuniTAFE with nationally recognised and industry endorsed qualifications. Students may also get credits towards associate degrees offered by selected Universities.
SuniTAFE has over 300 expert staff including experienced and qualified tutors and industry experts. SuniTAFE staff assess work, answer questions and provide guidance and encouragement. Student Support Services personnel are also on hand to offer support.
Provider CRICOS: 01985A RTO code: 4693
Certificate IIICourse code: BSB30715
- Flexible Delivery = 1 year
- Part-time internal = 1 year
10 units: 5 core; 5 elective
No minimum education
Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety
Life after Study
Occupational health and safety officers coordinate health and safety systems in an organisation. They identify hazards, assess risks to health and safety, put appropriate safety controls in place and provide advice about accident prevention and occupational health to management and employees.