What will I learn?

This qualification will give you an opportunity to expand your practical knowledge and skills in developing, implementing and managing the Work Health and Safety program in an organisation. This course covers a range of competencies including managing effective WHS consultation and participation processes, managing WHS risks and investigating WHS incidents.

Career Prospects:

May include: Work Health and Safety Manager. Industry employees, at a supervisor or higher level looking to upskill and/or achieve an award of a formal qualification, will benefit from this course.

Core units:

  • BSBWHS502 Manage effective WHS consultation and participation process
  • BSBWHS503 Contribute to the systematic management of WHS risk
  • BSBWHS504 Manage WHS risks
  • BSBWHS505 Investigate WHS incidents
  • BSBWHS506 Contribute to developing, implementing and maintaining WHS management systems

Elective Units

  • BSBWHS507 Contribute to managing WHS information systems
  • BSBWHS509 Facilitate the development and use of risk-management tools
  • BSBWHS510 Contribute to implementing emergency procedures
  • BSBMGT502 Manage people performance


Pathway One

  • BSB51315 Diploma of Work Health and Safety
  • Private: BSB60615 Advanced Diploma of Work Health and Safety
  • BSB51918 Diploma of Leadership and Management
  • BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

2 days per week class contact and online resources.

Which department am I in?

School of Work Health and Safety



Study options

Full Time (12 months)

Tuition fees
A$6,970.00 (3,73,126) per year
Application Fee: AUD $250; Resource Fee: AUD $470
Start date

11 October 2021, 31 January 2022, 26 April 2022


Australia-International Institute of Workplace Training

City Campus, Ground Floor, 823 Wellington Street,


Western Australia,

6005, PERTH, Australia

Entry requirements

For international students

Must be 18 year or older; completed Australian Year 12 or equivalent; IELTS 5.5 or equivalent.


Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety.