BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

Get smart. Work Safe.

Learn how to put Workplace Health and Safety first, upgrade your skills and stand out from your colleagues with our Certificate IV in Work Health & Safety qualification. 

Our Cert IV WH&S course supersedes the previous Certificate IV in Occupational Health and Safety (Cert IV OH&S) and is applicable in a wide variety of industries. 


You can rely on us to ensure you gain your Certificate IV with flying colours and within the time you expect to. DGT have been a local trusted supplier within Toowoomba and the Darling Downs for over 30 years and we look forward to showing you why.

This course will teach you:
  • Identify hazards
  • Assess and control risk
  • Contribute to WHS in the workplace
  • Manage and consult on WHS issues
  • Build business relationships
  • Plan and implement emergency response procedures
  • Establish, review and evaluate WHS measures and initiatives


Relevant Career Pathways

This training course will help provide the potential for you to forge a career as one of the below;

  • Environmental, Health and Safety Officers
  • Workplace Health and Safety Offices
  • Emergency Response Officers
  • Human Resource Specialists
  • All Managers and Supervisors
  • Health and Safety Committee members and representatives

Course Requirements

Participants must:

  • Have a strong level of computer literacy skills. 
  • Be able to navigate through web browsers.
  • Have the skills to compile electronic documents using software applications (word processing).
  • Be able to conduct research and present information.
  • If English is a second language, you will need to complete a language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) questionnaire. 

Have the ability to:

  • Read and comprehend information from a variety of sources
  • Communicate effectively with people at all organisational levels
  • Facilitate team discussions and participate in meetings
  • Issue instructions in an authoritative manner during unusual circumstances
  • Carry out simple calculations and analyse data
  • Build relationships with stakeholders (both internal and external to an organisation)
  • Be confident in presenting information verbally


Course 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
  • BSBRES401 Analyse and present research information
  • BSBWHS407 Assist with claims management, rehabilitation and return-to-work programs
  • BSBWHS410 Contribute to work-related health and safety measures and initiatives
  • BSBMGT403 Implement continuous improvement
  • BSBWRT401 Write complex documents

Students who are deemed competent in the above units will receive the BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety , which is recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework. This certification is nationally recognised. The qualification is issued by DGT (RTO 1719).


Course Details


DGT offers two delivery methods for this training course, catering for flexibility and each individual’s needs.

Delivery Option 1 - Online

  • Online & self-paced ($1200): Competency based through our online learning portal to be completed within 12 months.

Delivery Option 2 - Classroom 

  • Classroom intensive ($1800): 3 days intensive, then separate 2 days intensive with 12 months to complete. This is a flexible face-to-face and online assessment with DGT trainers at our purpose-built facility at 56 Duhig St, Harristown.

56 Duhig Street, Harristown, Toowoomba, 4350

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BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety

This course is available to start anytime pending requirements are met.
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