This qualification will suit you if you have a strong interest in the safety and wellbeing of employees. You will be trained in areas of legislation and learn skills that can help you carry out duties in WHS related roles.
You'll also receive training across a range of supervisory tasks such as investigating WHS incidents, managing WHS risks, managing effective WHS consultation and facilitating the use of hazard-management tools.
This qualification is comprised of units that will provide you with the training needed so that you can carry out WHS duties with confidence. Learning the ins and outs of the field can create opportunities for you to mitigate risks and train employees to prioritise their health and safety at work.
In this course, you'll learn to:
- Manage team effectiveness
- Lead WHS risk assessment
- Manage implementation of emergency procedures
- Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability
Other personal skills you may learn along the way include:
- Complex problem-solving skills
- Team building
- Effective leadership
- Strong communication skills
By choosing Upskilled, you will gain access to supplementary resources that can help with your studies. These inclusions aim to enhance your online learning experience, making it interactive and engaging. These include:
- Access to Upskilled's Student Support Team
- 1:1 Mentoring Sessions with WHS Specialist trainers
- Flexible learning options
Recognition of Prior Learning / Credit Transfer
You may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) or Credit Transfer (CT) provided that you have supporting evidence of any prior education and work experience. This can either reduce your study load or shorten the duration of your course. Prior to enrolment, please speak with your Education Consultant for further details.
After enrolment, you can download the application from MyUpskilled, or on request from Student Support. A trainer will be assigned to assess your eligibility for RPL and/or CT.
This course will have you undertake summative and formative assessments, write reports and/or create a portfolio, and participate in role-playing scenarios. You'll also be working on a variety of projects that require your own research as well as answering various written/oral questions that apply the theory you learn into practice.