The OHS Body of Knowledge for generalist OHS professionals hard cover book is available for purchase on the Safety Institute of Australia website. Each chapter can be downloaded separately. However users are advised to read the Introduction, which provides background to the information in individual chapters. They should also note the copyright requirements and the disclaimer before using or acting on the information.
The material may be downloaded and used for reasonable personal, or in-house, non-commercial use for the purposes of workplace health and safety as long as you attribute the work using the citation guidelines below and do not charge fees directly or indirectly for use of the material. You must not change any part of the work or remove any part of this copyright notice, licence terms and disclaimer below.
OHS professionals and practitioners can freely download and print single copies of the OHS Body of Knowledge from the web site for their own professional use. Organisations wishing to print multiple copies of any chapters may acquire a licence to do so for a small fee. Organisations who acquire a licence will be recognised as a user and supporter of the OHS Body of Knowledge. Organisations wishing to use chapters of the OHS Body of Knowledge as part of training program may also require a licence.
A licence will be required and may be granted by the SIA for use of the materials if you wish to:
- reproduce multiple copies of the work or any part of it
- charge others directly or indirectly for access to the materials
- include all or part of the materials in advertising of a product or services, or in a product for sale
- modify the materials in any form, or
- publish the materials.
Enquiries regarding the licence or further use of the works are welcome and should be addressed to:
Registrar, Australian OHS Education Accreditation Board
Safety Institute of Australia Ltd, PO Box 2078, Gladstone Park, Victoria, Australia, 3043
Citation of the whole Body of Knowledge should be as:
HaSPA (Health and Safety Professionals Alliance).(2012). The Core Body of Knowledge for Generalist OHS Professionals. Tullamarine, VIC. Safety Institute of Australia.
Citation of individual chapters should be as, for example:
Pryor, P., Capra, M. (2012). Foundation Science. In HaSPA (Health and Safety Professionals Alliance), The Core Body of Knowledge for Generalist OHS Professionals. Tullamarine, VIC. Safety Institute of Australia.
The Body of Knowledge is available to download and print for non-commercial purposes.
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