New Work Health and Safety Qualifications and Units Released – Is your RTO Ready?

Great news for Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) planning to deliver these highly popular qualifications. AISC has released the latest Work Health and Safety Qualifications – BSB Business Services Training Package (Release 5.0) Work Health and Safety. The new qualifications are now reflected at the National Register on Vocational Educational and Training (VET) – training.gov.au.

The four new Work Health and Safety Qualifications earlier received approval for Care for Endorsement for implementation. This information was included in an earlier communique by the Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC) held on June 5, 2019. The latest changes on the BSB Work Health and Safety includes updates to 4 qualifications, 26 units to be updated, 3 units to be deleted, and 7 new units.

The 4 New Work Health and Safety Qualifications are:

  • BSB30719 Certificate III in Work Health and Safety
  • BSB41419 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety
  • BSB51319 Diploma of Work Health and Safety
  • BSB60619 Advanced Diploma of Work Health and Safety

Included in the changes for BSB Business Services Training Package is the creation of 7 new units of competency, these are:

  • BSBWHS331 Participate in identifying and controlling hazardous chemicals
  • BSBWHS431 Develop processes and procedures for controlling hazardous chemicals in the workplace
  • BSBWHS512 Contribute to managing work-related psychological health and safety
  • BSBWHS514 Manage WHS compliance of contractors
  • BSBWHS531 Implement and evaluate system of work for managing hazardous chemicals
  • BSBWHS611 Develop and implement strategies that support work-related psychological health and safety
  • BSBWHS612 Develop and implement a strategy to support a positive WHS culture.

Stay Ahead – Get in touch for the latest information

The four new BSB Work Health and Safety qualifications are currently available for pre-order. Our publishing partner’s team of experienced instructional designers are currently updating all training resources to reflect the changes in the new Work Health and Safety qualifications.

To get your RTO ready to deliver these new WHS qualifications, simply visit the links below. These training resources are available for a special pre-order price. Take advantage of this opportunity and get access to these popular Work Health and Safety qualifications.

These new training resources are currently under development, with work on the Cert IV in Work Health and Safety scheduled for release by the end of September2019. The rest of the qualifications will follow closely behind.


Scott Rogers

With over 10 years of experience in vocational education and training, Scott shares his expert advice and opinions on industry updates and changes impacting RTOs. Scott's experience as CEO of three RTOs has exposed him to many ASQA audits and a decade of industry updates and changes. Scott understands that to be successful, RTOs must focus on quality, be adaptable to change, and ensure they focus on their learners first.