As part of its routine renewal the Accreditation Board is seeking nominations/expressions of interest from OHS educators who are involved in the design and/or delivery of OHS professional education programs that meet the requirements of an eligible program for OHS accreditation.
A Board member brief is available and the nomination form and is also available. Self-nominations are welcomed.
Nominations close on the 10th March.
TEQSA Standards and External Benchmarking
How Accreditation and SIA Education Awards can assist in meeting the requirements
Higher Education Standards and benchmarking
The Higher Education Standards place an emphasis on external benchmarking, specifically in the development of learning outcomes (Standard 1.4.1) and in the review and improvement processes (Standard 5.3.4).
Standard 1.4.1 requires that:
– The expected learning outcomes for […]
Appointment of new Registrar to the Australian OHS Education Accreditation Board.
Today, the Safety Institute of Australia announced the transition of the registrar role for the Australian OHS Education Accreditation Board with Meagan Browne replacing Pam Pryor who has undertaken the registrar role since the inception of the Board.
The registrar role is crucial to the effectiveness of the Accreditation Board. Not only is the registrar […]
Review of VET WHS qualifications Consultation
The Australian Industry Skills Committee (AISC) has approved a review of the VET WHS qualifications. The review is under the Business Services Industry Reference Committee (IRC) and is being managed by Skills For Australia (PwC) who are the Skills Support Organisation.
The qualifications under review are:
BSB30715 Certificate III in WHS
BSB41415 Certificate IV in […]