Diploma of Work Health & Safety

By completing the Diploma of Work Health & Safety (BSB51319) at the College for Adult Learning, you’ll develop key occupational health and safety skills and strengthen your ability to make informed decisions, preparing you to take on leading WHS roles within any organisation with the backing of a Nationally Recognised formal qualification. The course will help you consolidate and develop your skills around risk analysis and incident response with your ability to lead WHS and develop systems, engage with stakeholders and communicate changes within an organisation.

Throughout this diploma course, you'll learn to plan, implement and evaluate a process for managing work health and safety (WHS) risk in a work area and lead and manage the initial response to one work health and safety (WHS) incident. upon completion, you'll be able to contribute to developing, implementing, reviewing and improving a work health and safety management plan. 

Delivered entirely online, this comprehensive course can be studied at your own pace. Schedule study time around your work and life commitments, completing your course in anywhere from 12 to 16 months. So don't hesitate – commit to yourself and your career and enquire about this online diploma today!

You may be eligible for an AIHS membership

If you are studying WHS and not currently working full time you may be eligible for a free 12-month student membership with The Australian Institute of Health & Safety (AIHS). As an AIHS member, you'll have access to professional development resources, webinars led by health and safety recruiting agencies, professional networking groups plus much more.

BSB51319 College for Adult Learning Career FAQs
  • Awarded by

    College for Adult Learning (RTO 22228)

  • Qualification

    Diploma, VET

  • Study mode


  • Payment options

    Payment planUpfront payment

  • Duration

    12 months full-time; 14–16 months part-time

  • Start date

    Enquire now for upcoming start dates

  • Course fee

    Price may vary

This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government’s National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that’s recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.