BSBWHS505 WHS Incident Investigation

Qualification:                   1 Day - Certificate of Attendance / 2 Day Statement of Attainment

Study Modes:               Face to Face, Distance / e-Learning

Cost:                            $450 1 day / $900 2 day

Duration:                      Monday to Friday

                              -       1 day course (meet legislative incident requirements)

                              -       2 day course (gain National accreditation)                                            

The Qualification

The Workplace Health and Safety Incident Investigation course is designed to assist you with the skills and knowledge required to participate in the investigation of WHS incidents. The course will allow you to meet legislative requirements for investigation and develop the necessary skills to conduct these investigations.

One Day Course

The one day option for the WHS Incident Investigation course is a simplified training program designed to equip you with the basics of incident investigation in the workplace. This qualification will allow you to meet legislative requirements and conduct investigations in your industry.

Two Day Course

The two day option for the WHS Incident Investigation course is a nationally recognised Diploma level unit of competency (code: BSBWHS505 Investigate WHS incidents). This is a more advanced version of this training that encompasses incident investigation in more detail, allowing you not only to meet legislative requirements and conduct investigations, but to gain skills in facilitation of incidents, data analysis, compiling reports and much more.

Course Structure

One Day Course

 The one day option for the WHS Incident Investigation course involves:

  • Incident investigation and reporting
  • Defining incidents
  • Corrective actions
  • Conducting interviews
  • Identification of incident causes
  • Completing appropriate documentation
  • Understanding legislative requirements
  • Incident management (purpose, costs, scene, etc.)
  • Interview and witness processes
  • Incident control and prevention strategies

Two Day Course

The two day option for the WHS Incident Investigation course involves all elements of the one day course, plus:

  • Systematic incident processes
  • Facilitation of incidents
  • Data collection and analysis
  • Investigation reporting
  • Personal legal responsibilities
  • Identifying cultural issues
  • Reporting incidents to legislative bodies
  • Identifying primary and secondary incident contributors
  • Recommend and implement hierarchical control methods


To enrol in the WHS Incident Investigation course today, please select your preferred date from our course date from our course calendar and follow the simple instructions.

Alternatively you can enrol on the phone at (08) 9358 1116.

If you have any questions about this qualification or what else Scorpion can offer you, please contact our friendly staff via our online enquiry form, email, or over the phone.

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