What career opportunities are available?
With a BSB51315 Diploma of Work Health and Safety qualification, the skills you learn can help you perform duties as a:
Health and Safety Inspector
Responsible for making sure that risks in the workplace are properly controlled and ensure employers comply with all aspects of health and safety laws.
Work Health and Safety Officer
Tasked with creating, implementing and reviewing policies and programs to ensure the environmental and occupational well-being of staff in an organisation.
Work Health and Safety Co-ordinator
Work with executives, supervisors and employees to create policies to protect employer property and keep employees safe.
Human Resources Manager
Oversee the recruiting, interviewing, and hiring of new staff, consult with top executives on strategic planning, and serve as a link between an organization’s management and its employees. In some organisations, especially small to medium sized businesses, the Human Resources Manager is also entirely responsible for its work health and safety division.
To find out more about employment prospects and outcomes for graduates with a Diploma of Work Health and Safety, visit the Australian Government’s mySkills website.