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Work Health and Safety

Postgraduate | GRF-EHR706 | 2024

Identify hazards in the workplace. Pore over the Work Health and Safety Act. Learn the four-step risk management procedure designed to protect workers from work hazards.Build a strong theoretical foundation for your health and safety studies.

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Study method
100% online
100% online
Enrol by
7 July 2024
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
13 weeks
Start dates
15 July 2024

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Work Health and Safety

About this subject

  • After successfully completing this course you should be able to:

    1. Understand the main parts of the model Work Health and Safety Act
    2. Appreciate the key elements of a WHS management system
    3. Apply the four steps in the risk management procedure to protect workers from hazards at work
    4. Understand the main types of hazards at work
    5. Apply the process of eliminating or controlling the risks to health and safety at work

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No entry requirements

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0.125 EFTSL
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