Course detail

Certificate IV + Diploma
National code
BSB41415 + BSB51315
Nationally recognised – meets AQF standards
Awarded by
LMIT (RTO 31966)
Study mode
Study load
(eg 8hrs a week/1 unit p/mth)
Max 24 months
Start date
Enrol anytime
Payment options
– weekly, fortnightly or monthly payment plan
– upfront payment
– credit card, bank deposit, cheque.

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RTO No. 31966

This course is approved by Centrelink for Austudy, Abstudy, Youth Allowance and Pensioner Education Supplement.


This dual program is ideal if you have experience as a WHS/OHS Officer looking to progress your career as a Safety Manager and do not already have the Cert IV in Work Health and Safety. This qualification will provide you with the required knowledge and skills to coordinate, manage and maintain the WHS program within any organisation.  The skills and knowledge you’ll gain throughout this specific program are highly desirable and portable and can be applied across a variety of industries.

What will be my job title when I finish?

After successfully completing the dual Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety + Diploma of Work Health and Safety, you will have the qualifications allowing you to work in any industry as a:

  • WHS Manager
  • WHS Practitioner
  • Senior WHS Officer
  • Quality Improvement Consultant
  • Occupational Health and Safety Practitioner.

Benefits of this dual program:

  • Gaining two sought after nationally recognised qualifications
  • Receive two printed certificates
  • Saving time and money
  • Double your employment opportunities
  • Increase flexibility with your career
  • Increased understanding of other area of a business or other industries
  • Reduced workload from 19 units to 16 units
  • Flexible self paced learning – Up to 24 months to complete both qualifications, if required.

What is the course structure?

16 units are required in this dual program.

Please refer to the table below for the units of competency for this dual qualification Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety + Diploma of Work Health and Safety. Based on market research, LMIT has carefully combined these qualification however if you are interested in specialising in different areas, please contact us and we can put together a training plan specifically tailored to your needs.

Units of competency (16)

BSBWHS402 Assist with compliance with 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
BSBWHS408 Assist with effective WHS management of contractors
BSBWHS410 Contribute to work-related health and safety measures and initiatives
BSBWHS510 Contribute to the implementation of emergency procedures
BSBCMM401 Make a presentation
TAEDEL301A Provided work skill instruction
BSBWHS502 Manage effective WHS consultation and participation processes
BSBWHS503 Contribute to the systematic management of WHS risk
BSBWHS504 Manage WHS risk
BSBWHS505 Investigate WHS incidents
BSBWHS506 Contribute to developing, implementing and maintaining WHS management systems
BSBWHS509 Facilitate the development and use of risk-management tools

*Learning Guarantee

You will be successful in obtaining your qualification in the TWELVE (12) month timeframe or we will offer you a free THREE (3) month extension in which to complete your qualification. You must be deemed to be on track for completion in order to receive free THREE (3) month extension.

Online self-paced

Our courses are delivered online and are self-paced, allowing completion of your course in the comfort of your own home or office, giving you the convenience and flexibility to study when you wish. You will have access to all the user friendly learning resources you need to complete your course.

You will have a timeframe of TWELVE (12) months to complete your qualification from the date you enrol. When you enrol into your course with LMIT, your log on details and access to your course materials and assessment will be sent to you almost straight away, allowing you to begin your course.

Recognition Assessment formerly known as RPL

If you already have the skills and knowledge required for all or part of the BSB41515 Certificate IV Work Health and Safety BSB51315 Diploma Workplace Health and Safety, you will be able to use our Recognition Assessment process. Let us know if you would like some additional information on this and we can organise for one of our trainers to give you a call! 1800 819 651 .