|Qualification: Certificate IV in Occupational Health and Safety
Training Package: Business Services
This Qualification is for people pursuing a career with junior responsibilities in Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S). It is designed to apply across all industries, including manufacturing. It provides the student with the skills to undertake health and safety functions within an organisation at a junior management level or as a safety officer who might play a role in Occupational Health and Safety in workplaces and organisations. Students will develop specific competencies in OH&S including contributing to, or assisting with legal compliance, consultation, systematic management, hazard identification, risk assessment, risk control, and related Human Resources issues. Students will also be able to choose other units to best support the needs of their occupation, enterprise or workplace.
These qualification details are indicative only and not comprehensive and may vary in different States and Territories. It is recommended that you confirm all qualifications and training details prior to commencement of any course.
For detailed information about the Training Package that contains this qualification visit the National Training Information Service .
Certificates III and IV
Certificates III and IV recognise more complex vocational skills and knowledge that meet nationally endorsed industry/enterprise competency standards as agreed for those qualifications by the relevant industry, enterprise, community or professional group. They include training at the apprenticeship level, as well as more advanced skills in: literacy and numeracy; communication skills; workplace technology; and industry specific competencies. VET qualifications are offered by TAFE Institutes, private providers and some universities.
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