Workplace Safety Plus – Online

This online course provides students with knowledge of basic work- place safety, an understanding of the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 and the skills needed to then apply key principles in the workplace. It will also provide an overview on the responsibilities of people in the workforce including steps to take to ensure the safety of themselves and others. Given a scenario students will be able to complete a job safety analysis.


After successful completion of the online course you will be issued with an electronic badge. Before we can issue you with a formal Workplace Safety Plus Certificate, you will need to contact Wood Training with proof of identity.

Unit Standard: 497 L1 C3 V10, 17593 L2 C4 V6 and Job Safety Analysis

Course Content

The course focuses on:

  • Health and Safety At Work Act 2015.
  • Principle systems.
  • Risk and hazard management.
  • Safe work practices.
  • Risk assessment.
  • Job Safety Analysis (JSA).
  • Methods of communication in the workplace.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this course, students will be able to:

  • Identify and describe legislative rights and responsibilities for workplace health and safety.
  • Describe the systems approach to workplace health and safety.
  • Explain how risks and hazards are defined in the HSWA 2015.
  • Identify the principles of workplace safety in a given workplace and demonstrate safe work practices in a specific workplace.
  • Complete a simple job safety analysis (JSA).

Course Structure

This course is an online course.

After you contact Wood Training, we will send you a confirmation email with a self-enrolment key. You will be prompt- ed in the system to set up a profile, with information that we need for your enrolment.
You will be sent a link to access your course with this self- enrolment key. You will be prompted in the system to set up a profile, with information that we need for your enrolment.

You will need to have:

  • Access to a computer and stable internet
  • An email address

Related training

Competency in US 497, US 17593 and additional Job Safety Analysis component in this course at Wood Training will be accepted as meeting the hazard management prerequisite for our Common Permit to Work training.

Course prerequisites

Students must be in work.

Assessment process

It consists of online learning modules that you work through at your own pace. At the very end of the course there are summative assessment tasks.


To maintain current competency, it is recommended that refresher training occurs regularly. Depending on the industry you work in this may vary. Current Wood Training recommendation is every two years.

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Course Length

Work at your own pace


Online Course


$270 + GST per person

Group rates available

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Meet The Trainers

Malcolm White

Malcolm White

Malcolm White

Consultant, Training Facilitator and company director, Mal has a history of work in the oil and gas sector, process operation and hazard management.  He has extensive experience in many roles in the workforce and brings authentic experience to the training situation.  With a background in physics, chemistry, statistics and human anatomy he knows his subject matter well, and this knowledge and experience comes to the fore in his training and delivery.

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