The BSB51319 Diploma of Work Health and Safety is recommended for people who coordinate and maintain the work health and safety (WHS) program in an organisation and are looking to further develop their skill sets.
This qualification reflects the role of practitioners who either currently hold a BSB41419 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety, or apply a substantial knowledge base and well-developed skills in a wide variety of WHS contexts.
With almost all industries now requiring a WHS professional in the team, this qualification is designed for people or organisations to provide formal qualifications as required by their industry, enabling you or a staff member to upskill and move forward in your career.
CTF funding is available for this course. Visit our funding page to see if you’re eligible or call 1300 938 411
All core units in BSB41419 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety or equivalent competencies.
Equivalent competencies are predecessors to the following units which have been mapped as equivalent:
Units of competency
Face to face:
The face to face component of the BSB51319 Diploma of Work Health and Safety is delivered over eight days, the course times are 8.30am until 4.00pm each day. Delivery consists of pre-course reading and familiarisation assessments, face to face delivery and self-paced assessments completed over a period of up to 24 months.
Students have up to 24 months to submit their assessments. Please be aware this is a maximum time frame and is greatly dependant on your current job role and pre-existing skills and abilities. You can submit your assessments at any time after attending the face to face component. The actual time for completion varies between students.
This qualification can be customised to suit your organisation and delivered on-site. Contact Trainwest for more information.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL):
RPL is an assessment based pathway and is suitable for those who already have the skills and knowledge in one or more of the areas which make up the BSB41419 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety and do not wish to undergo further training. For those considering RPL please speak with the Trainwest Student Support team. The Student Support Team will make an initial assessment of suitability and discuss the RPL process before sending an application kit.
Self-Paced Learning (SPL):
You receive hard copy learner guides and assessments to complete. It is your responsibility to return the completed assessments to Trainwest.
All training is conducted online, through Trainwest’s eLearning portal. Assessments are submitted directly through the eLearning portal.
Hard copy learner guides can be purchased for an additional cost. As a self-directed student, you receive ongoing remote support from Trainwest trainers. This may be in the form of telephone, email or digital communication tools such as Skype.
Face-to-Face training can be arranged at an additional fee.
You can get in touch with us on our contact form, by email, or by phone on 1300 938 411. The Trainwest team are always here to discuss your training requirements in Perth, regional WA or throughout Australia.