Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety Gold Coast Workshops

Course Code: BSB41415

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Gold Coast Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety (BSB41415) Course Schedules

See below for our Upcoming Gold Coast Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety workshops.

Workshop Hours

Workshops run for 5 days (Monday to Friday) from 8:30am to 5:00pm. Please ensure you arrive on time.

Gold Coast Workshop Dates


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Gold Coast Workshop Location

Novotel Surfers Paradise (formerly Hotel Grand Chancellor), Surfers Paradise, QLD 4217

What Will you Learn in Inspire’s Gold Coast Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety Course?

The Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety is one of Australia’s leading WHS qualifications, designed to teach essential skills to help you work in a WHS/OHS team and manage safety.

The Cert IV in WHS will cover core Australian health and safety principles like assisting with compliance and WHS laws, implementing and maintaining work health and safety consultation and participation processes, hazard identification, risk assessment and control and how to assist with responding to incidents.

This qualification (which supersedes the Certificate IV in Occupational Health and Safety course) has been updated to reflect the changes to health and safety brought about in the Australian Model WHS Act. It is also suitable for WHS professionals looking to update their currency in their industry with the latest Cert IV safety qualification.

Gold Coast Cert IV WHS Course Outline & Structure

The Gold Coast workshop for the Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety is part of a Nationally Accredited and Nationally Recognised qualification. It is designed to meet the needs of health and safety professionals and those with significant safety responsibilities in many sectors, including business, government, charities and public services like police and the defence forces.

Our Gold Coast Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety workshop will help you complete many of the course components in an intensive, classroom-style learning environment. You will have a trainer on hand to explain and answer questions each step of the way. This work health and safety qualification can be a valuable stepping stone in your career as you learn new skills to use and impress people with at your current workplace. It can also open a whole new set of doors to employment opportunities you couldn’t even consider before.

See our main Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety for the complete BSB41415 Course Details including course resources, assessment methods, expected study hours, entry requirements, and other general information.

Cert IV WHS BSB41415 Course units

The  Gold Coast Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety course (BSB41415) is comprised of 10 units – 5 core units plus 5 elective units.  In many workplaces this is now the minimum training requirement for WHS officer duties and management. It is designed to enable you to effectively complete particular work health and safety duties and contribute  to an organisation’s WH&S Management Systems.

Core Units include (5 total):

BSBWHS402 – Assist with compliance and 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

Electives (complete 5 of 5):

BSBCMM401 – Make a presentation
BSBRES401 – Analyse and present research information
BSBWHS408 – Assist with effective WHS management of contractors
BSBWRT401 – Write complex documents
BSBRSK401 – Identify risk and apply risk management processes


There are no formal prerequisites required to undertake our Gold Coast Cert IV in Work Health and Safety course, however it does require that you have sound language and literacy skills, and basic to medium computer and word processing skills.

Training Resources

To support you in your studies Inspire will provide:
> Learning Materials and Resources
> 4GB USB with Course Resources and Templates included
> Online Forums and Student Community
> Ongoing Trainer Support via Phone and Student Messaging System

To complete your studies you will need to have:
> A Laptop/Notebook to bring to class (Laptops are available to hire for the week)
> A computer (PC or Mac) with Internet (ADSL 2+ and Google Chrome is recommended) to complete and submit assessments
> Latest Adobe Flash Player
> Latest Adobe Acrobat Reader
> Microsoft Word & Powerpoint 97 or later

Gold Coast OHS Training Schedule

The Gold Coast Cert IV in WHS blended-delivery will enable you to complete a significant number of Cert IV WHS course assessments in a comprehensive 5-day face-to-face workshop. You’ll have 6 months to complete remaining assessments at your own pace, with support from our trainers and access to our full suite of online resources. Gold Coast WHS workshops are offered throughout the year, so grab your free information pack to see the latest course dates and pricing.

Alternatively, consider our Online/Distance-Learning Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety Course if you would prefer to start your course as soon as possible!

Training and Employment Pathways with the Cert IV WHS

The Cert IV in WHS is suitable to pursue roles such as safety officer, safety representative, workplace safety contact, workcover assessor.  This qualification can also be an asset for people working as HR professionals, managers or anyone with significant safety responsibility in their workplace, including small business owners.

This qualification also leads into more advanced education and training opportunities. You can continue your WHS training with Diplomas, Advanced Diplomas and University education. The core units of the Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety are prerequisites for the Diploma of Work Health and Safety qualification.

 Helpful Guides and Articles

1. Frequently Asked Questions About the Cert IV WHS 

2. Work Health and Safety Career Guide

3. Why Do Miners Need The Certificate IV In Work Health And Safety?

4. Entry Level Mining Jobs

5. How to Become a Construction Safety Officer


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