Certificate III in Work Health & Safety

Duration:5 days
Cost (pp):$1997
Rail Networks:Accepted nationally on all networks
Location:Various locations or onsite on request
Entry Requirements:
  • No prerequisites
  • Students must be able to read and write to a moderate level in English (reasonable adjustment can be made for learners with language, literacy, or numeracy needs)

The BSB30715 Certificate III in Work Health & Safety is designed for personnel who work in the construction industry and provide occupational health and safety technical advice. This can include OHS/WHS committee members, site supervisors, Health and Safety Representatives or personnel who provide occupational health and safety advice and support to a team, including in a voluntary capacity.

Course Overview

This is a nationally accredited course which assists students to identify workplace hazards, assess risks associated with these hazards and apply risk control (with guidance). There is inherent risk associated with many roles and tasks on building and construction sites.

Certificate III in Work Health & Safety Course Outline

  • Compliant application of Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) legislation, regulation, codes and standards in the workplace.
  • Monitoring and reviewing safety management practices.
  • Communication, conflict management and negotiation skills.
  • OHS issue resolution including diversity and discrimination complaints.

Students will learn how to:

  • Refer to OHS laws and regulations for evidence to support workplace OHS requirements.
  • Assist in the collection and analysis of workplace OHS data.
  • Identify hazards and assess risks on domestic and commercial building sites and establish appropriate control measures for these hazards.
  • Consult with management, subcontractors and workers on OHS concerns.
  • Participate in the effective communication of OHS information, techniques and procedures to other team members.
  • Contribute to team innovation when addressing OHS issues in the workplace.
  • Provide support to OHS specialists in resolving OHS issues.
  • Research alternative pathways when seeking expert advice on OHS issues

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Training Ahead delivers this course in conjunction with Healthy Business Training Academy (RTO 30831)

Units of Competency:

Certificate III Work Health and Safety

Assessment Type:Theory and practical
Course Expires After:The qualification does not expire
Delivery Method:Face to face
What to Bring and Wear:
  • Closed-toe footwear only (no thongs or sandals)
  • Form of identification (eg. Driver’s Licence etc)


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