This WHS Risk Management training is an insight into the broadness of WHS – it will provide you both an overview and awareness into the importance of Risk and Hazards at work. WHS Risk Management training applies to you if you are an individual looking to develop your WHS skills or a representative of an organisation looking to identify how to enhance safety and risk management for your organisation.

At Harness, we have delivered WHS training over many years and with it, substantial industry insights. Our trainers will help you understand your obligations and responsibilities in a way that is relevant to helping you appreciate how you could work towards a best in class WHS environment for your workplace. 

To see how you can develop your WHS capabilities as a person and to help make safety innate to your workplace  this WHS Risk Management course provides a great start. You can do this WHS course on its own or take on the full WHS Certificate IV Qualification!


Course Dates

  • UOC: BSBWHS414 - Contribute to WHS risk management
  • Cost: From $250
  • Duration: 1 Day
  • Funding Available

Book in for Contribute to WHS Risk Management Training at any Training Facilities in Brisbane, Chinchilla, Toowoomba. Or Request Group Booking Discount for Delivery Onsite or at any one of our Training Facilities

Use the Form on this page to request a booking for yourself or for a group discount course for your team


Course Details



From $250



1 Day




Delivery Methods

Delivery Methods

  • Classroom
  • On-site
  • In-person
  • Groups
Unit Of Competency

Unit Of Competency

BSBWHS414 - Contribute to WHS risk management

With multi-industry and job application, this accredited WHS Risk Management Training course will be a rich learning experience on WHS Risks and Hazards, identifying, managing and reporting on them. You will understand more about various people’s responsibilities based on their role in your organisation – making this suitable to a range of people from operational staff through to those in charge of businesses. 

More information about the course content is provided in the tabs below. Overall, this training is important as there are so many WHS incidents that can happen at work, we want to ensure you are as prepared as possible to prevent safety issues arising.

You can also review this course within the context of our nationally accredited qualification Certificate IV in WHS (see relevant courses on this page) as you might also wish to consider that course for an even more comprehensive WHS training solution.

Access HSW information and data
  • WHS Risk Management Principles
  • Researching and evaluating WHS Information
  • Workplace Hazards
  • Identifying Workplace Risks And Risk Controls
Identify workplace risk management requirements
  • WHS Management Systems
Legal requirements for WHS Risk Management
  • WHS Acts And Legislation, Regulations, Codes Of Practice, Australian And Industry Standards and Other WHS Guidance Material including; Confidentiality, Consultation, Information And Data, Notification & Reporting Of Incidents
Identify WHS Duty Holders
  • Duty Of Care And Common Law Duties, Person Conducting Business, workers and WHS representatives
Communicate information about hazards
Contribue to hazard identification
  • Identifying Hazards including; Safe Work Method Statements (SWMS), Audits, Cause And Effect Diagrams, Checklists, Body Mapping, consultation, Safety Data Sheets (SDS), Observation And Inspections, Compensation Claim Information,
  • Incident And Investigation Reports, Hazard Documentation and reporting
Contribute to WHS risk assessment
  • Conducting and recording A Risk Assessment
Contribute to WHS risk controls
  • Selecting Risk Control Options and developing your Risk Control Plan
Contribute to evaluating risk controls

If you successfully complete this course, you will receive a certificate which indicates the Statement of Attainments as recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework. This is a nationally recognised certification. The Statement is issued by us, Harness Energy (RTO 40521).

The WHS Risk Management ‘Statement of attainment’ is for the Nationally Accredited Units of Competency:

  • BSBWHS414 – Contribute to WHS risk management

The Certificate is usually needed as evidence for your employer for safety and compliance requirements.

Note: Supersedes and is equivalent to BSBWHS404 – Contribute to WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control

Course Requirements

No course-specific Pre-requisities apply. Please note this is a classroom based training course. Also review the important requirements applicable to all courses.

Additional Infomation

Roles & Industries

  • Broad Set of Roles – across variety of work place types both office, entertainment, outdoor and site-based
  • Agriculture
  • Construction 
  • Defence
  • Manufacturing
  • Mining, Oil and Gas
  • Public Sector
  • Transport and Logistics
  • Water
  • Contributing to risk control development
  • Supporting Implementation and evaluation
  • Prevention of injury and hard to both yourself and those on site with you
  • General OHS and WHS applicability
  • Entry level WHS Awareness course of study between entry level industry 


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Funding Options

CSQ Funding Available

Funding Options*


Construction Skills QLD (CSQ)
User Choice


*Eligibility rules may apply and other funding options may be available to you – depending on your industry or course.

Important Information explaining the common course funding options listed above along with additional information is available in the Linked Important Information page.


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