BSBWHS406 Assist with responding to incidents

Information about the course:

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to assist with actions and activities performed in response to incidents.

This unit applies to individuals who assist with the range of actions and activities undertaken in response to incidents as part of their work health and safety (WHS) role.

The unit applies to people who work in a broad range of WHS roles across all industries.


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Target audience:

Existing workers in this industry who may require additional WHS information.

Award issued:

Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded the statement of attainment for: 

  • BSBWHS406 Assist with responding to incidents

Course duration:

  • Option 1 Full course: 35 hours face-to-face training
  • Option 2 Flexible delivery: Workplace projects and 6 hour face-to-face training

Pre course study options:

There is no pre-course study for this course.

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