Prerequisites

Entry Requirements

All core units in BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety or equivalent competencies. The equivalent competencies are predecessors to the following units which have been mapped as equivalent:

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

Learners will also need:

  • Sufficient language, literacy and numeracy skills to complete the course
  • Basic computer skills
    • Knowledge of common computing terms and word processing
    • Proficiency with web browser software and sending/receiving e-mail, including e-mail with attached
    • Familiarity with navigating the Internet
  • Candidates must agree to read the AOT Student Handbook to ensure awareness of the rights

Technology requirements

  • Operating System: Windows 7 or higher (recommended) / MAC OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) or higher (recommended)
  • CPU: minimum of 512 MB of RAM, minimum of 2 GB of spare disk space is recommended
  • Monitor with at least 1024 x 768 screen resolution
  • Internet access: Minimum ADSL1 with a speed of at least 1.5Mbps
  • Valid personal email address
  • Sound card
  • A headset or microphone and speakers
  • Access to a webcam, photocopier, printer & scanner
  • The latest version of Java, QuickTime, Adobe Reader, Adobe Flash Player
  • Word processing software e.g. Microsoft Office
  • Up-to-date web browser version e.g. Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox or Safari