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Date(s) - 03/12/2020 - 04/12/2020
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Riverside Hotel Southbank

All managers and supervisors must ensure that plants comply with all WHS (work health and safety) rules and regulations. Workers must also know how to manage potential hazards.

BSBWHS518 – Manage WHS hazards associated with maintenance and use of plant focuses on each of these aspects of working in a plant. By the end of this course, you will gain the necessary knowledge to:

  • Identify work health and safety
  • Assess those risks and control
  • Advise on licensing, registration, and certification
  • Manage training

Note that this course supersedes “BSBWHS508 – Manage WHS hazards associated with plant” and is not equivalent to it.

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Who Should Take This Course?

Anyone with a supervisory role who needs to know about, control, and reduce workplace health and safety hazards should take this course. Additionally, anyone who is responsible for communicating workplace health and safety rights should also take this course since a large portion of it relates to providing adequate communication about rights and responsibilities.

  • Business Owners or Executives
  • Managers
  • Supervisors


Once you finish the coursework and evaluation for BSBWHS518, you will be able to know about, communicate, adjust, and reduce workplace health and safety problems. You will know how to do the following:

  • Identify WHS hazards associated with plant
  • Assess WHS risks associated with plant
  • Control WHS risks associated with maintenance and use of plant
  • Advise on registration, licensing and certification issues associated with plant
  • Manage training requirements for plant maintenance and operation


This course is delivered face to face. It’s very appropriate for workers within most industries! There will be an assessment at the end of the course as evidence that you learned the course materials to a satisfactory extent.

Entry Requirements

There are no prerequisites to take this course and, as such, anyone can enrol! There are a couple of pieces of documentation that we will need to get started.

  • Complete your Enrolment Application
  • USI: Unique Student Identifier
  • Photo Identification

You’ll also need to meet the literacy and math requirements requirements by completing the Pre-Course Reading Questionnaire. You can create a USI number using this link https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi.


Upon successfully completing this course, you’ll receive a Nationally Accredited Statement of Attainment for the unit of competency: “BSBWHS518 – Manage WHS hazards associated with maintenance and use of plant.”


Bookings are closed for this event. Please call 1300 266 172

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