Work Health & Safety

Work Health and Safety

Our suite of work, health and safety courses provide you with the latest knowledge and skills you need, relative to workplace roles, responsibilities and work levels. 

Whether you're just starting out with no experience, or are looking to further your skills at management level, our courses can take you from Certificate III level all the way to advanced diploma. 

Major areas of study include:

  • Compliance with current WHS laws.
  • Implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes.
  • WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and control.
  • Implementing and maintaining WHS management systems.
  • Responding to incidents.
  • Strategies to control WHS risks, utilising workplace procedures.
  • WHS information and data systems.
  • Understanding and implementing workplace safety principles and systems to control WHS risk.

Career outcomes

Median salary

OHS officer $77,740 - TBA

Source: Criteria based on Australian occupations AUD. Updated 21 May 2018.
Note: salaries are a guide only, and are dependent on a range of factors including your experience, employer, and location.

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If you would like to book training for your organisation, please contact 5225 0800 to discuss your requirements.

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About The Gordon

The Gordon Institute of TAFE is one of the largest regional TAFEs in Victoria and has been helping people gain real skills for real jobs for over 125 years. We pride ourselves on delivering a great range of TAFE courses from short courses to nationally accredited training across apprenticeships, traineeships, certificates, diplomas, and advanced diplomas, which can lead you to a great career or create pathways to university.

Our training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. | Authorised by the Victorian Government, Melbourne.

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