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Diploma of Work Health and Safety BSB51319


Are you looking to coordinate and maintain the safety of your organisation’s stakeholders? Our Diploma of Work Health and Safety BSB51319 is the perfect qualification for you.

With this certification, you’ll learn how to identify and mitigate potential hazards in the workplace, develop and implement a WHS program that follows legal obligations, investigate health and safety incidents, and create an environment that encourages and respects safety practices.

By enrolling in the Diploma of Work Health and Safety BSB51319, you’ll gain valuable skills and knowledge that will enable you to maintain your organisation’s stakeholders’ safety effectively.

Don’t wait to take the first step towards a safer workplace. Enrol in the Diploma of Work Health and Safety BSB51319 today and positively impact your organisation’s safety culture.

RPL - $1600

Study online - $3350

The Diploma of Work Health and Safety BSB51319 qualification can provide a number of career and further study outcomes.

After completing this course you could explore some of the following careers:

Gain knowledge and experience in areas such as:

  • Managing & implementing effective WHS processes
  • Leading initial response to WHS incidents
  • Contributing to WHS risk management
  • Developing  & implementing WHS tools 

Already have experience in Work Health and SafetyApply for RPL and gain your qualification sooner!

Entry Requirements

All BSB41419 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety core units or equivalent competencies. Equivalent competencies are predecessors to the following units which have been mapped as equivalent.

  • BSBWHS412 Assist with workplace compliance with WHS laws
  • BSBWHS413 Contribute to implementation and maintenance of WHS consultation and participation processes
  • BSBWHS414 Contribute to WHS risk management
  • BSBWHS415 Contribute to implementing WHS management systems
  • BSBWHS416 Contribute to workplace incident response

View the core and elective units that this qualification can be studied via online correspondence or via Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).



This qualification reflects the role of individuals coordinating and maintaining the work health and safety (WHS) program in an organisation. The qualification applies to supervisors and managers who apply a substantial knowledge base and well-developed skills in a wide variety of WHS contexts.

More detailed information can be found here

3CIR is an authorised third party of Asset College (RTO #31718) we provide the following methods of study in line with their policies:

OPTION 1 – Study Online
Study this qualification when and where it suits you. Upon successful enrolment, you will be provided access to our interactive and easy to use eLearning platform. Each unit includes some reading materials and a series of assessment activities which can be completed in your own time. Start the enrolment process now.

OPTION 2 – Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
If you already have skills and experience relevant to this qualification, you may be eligible for RPL and receive your qualification with little or zero additional study. Contact us or complete an RPL Assessment Form to determine what is the right option for you. Watch our video here.

OPTION 3 – Study Online at our Facilities
You can complete the same course online at our training partner’s facilities using their resources and equipment at no extra cost. 3CIR and/or our training partner will have staff available to provide additional support if required. Note: Subject to availability, bookings are essential

OPTION 4 – Study in Class
Although we do not generally offer courses in-class, we can schedule a 5 or 10 day face-to-face workshop for groups of 5 or more students. Note that there may be additional work required following the workshop. Please contact us for more information on this option.

After completing this qualification, you can explore further study through the following courses:

Choose the way you pay

Whether you’re studying online or obtaining your qualification through RPL, we provide several convenient options:

  • Direct Transfer
  • Credit
  • BPay
  • PayID
  • Paypal

Learn about your payment options or contact us today.

Payment Plans

Break down the cost of your qualification through our easy payment plan options.

PAYRIGHT: Pays your qualification upfront and creates a manageable plan spread over your nominated timeframe with fortnightly or monthly payment options.

AFTERPAY: Pay your fee over 6 weeks. No interest and no fees when you pay on time. This payment method has a maximum limit amount of $2000. Please let us know if you want to pay with AfterPay, and we will send you a personal link.

Frequently asked questions

Why study Diploma of Work Health and Safety?

This qualification is suitable for anyone working in, or wishing to work in, a role that requires them to assess work health and safety risks and put controls in place to minimise them. Upon completing this qualification, you will be able to apply a systematic approach to managing work health and safety in the workplace.

What jobs can I get with a Diploma of Work Health and Safety?

A diploma of work health and safety can prepare you for a career in a number of industries, depending on your interests and skills. Some potential job roles include occupational health and safety officer, work health and safety consultant, risk assessor, and ergonomist.

What study options are available to me?

Gain new insight into the industry by studying online, or have your previous WHS experience recognised with a qualification through RPL. Either route will help you obtain this qualification.

What support is provided for me to succeed?

We want to see you obtain your WHS qualification! If you’re studying online or completing RPL, our trainers and assessors are always available to help answer any of your questions.

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