BSB41415 – Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety


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

Qualification information

BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety consists of 10 units of competency made up of 5 core units and 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

Elective units have been selected by HANMAC on the basis of consultation with industry. Elective units that are not included in the elective section of this page are available by negotiation. Elective units must meet the packaging rules within BSB41415 before being considered for inclusion.

Unit codes and titles are correct at time of publication. Codes, titles and selected elective units may change at any time without prior notification.

Employment Opportunities
  • Occupational Health and Safety Officer
  • Occupational Health and Safety Technician
  • WorkCover Inspector

Students enrolling in this course will be provided support by phone and email as required. Face to face meetings can be arranged by appointment.  Students requiring higher level support then what can be provide will be referred to external support services.


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Course Duration

Six months. This course is competency based and can be completed in a shorter time frame depending on the students existing skills and knowledge and prior learning.

An extension of this period may be available depending on the students circumstances.

Course commencement dates

Face to face (Classroom based) training: Orientation / commencement date: TBA.

External: TBA

Course flyer / Expression of Interest

If you are interested in enrolling in this course please complete the Expression of interest and return to HANMAC in person, by post or via [email protected]