White Card - CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry

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White Card (CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry)

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White Card (CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to Work Safety in the Construction Industry) for employment purposes, you may need a General Construction Induction Card (White Card) to gain access to a construction worksite. We deliver the General Construction Induction training course, aligned to the unit of competency: CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to Work safely in the construction Industry. Learners who successfully complete the General Construction Induction course will achieve their White Card.

Licensing requirements will apply to this unit of competency depending on the regulatory requirements of each State or Territory.

Course Term: You have 3 months (90) days to complete this course from the date of registration.

Delivery Mode: Online

White Card State Recognition

All states and territories have agreed to implement the National Code of Practice for Induction for Construction Work which has been declared by Safe Work Australia. Read before you get started

The result is a nationally consistent approach to construction induction training given to workers across Australia. It will also means that White Cards / CITCs from any Australian state or territory are recognised nationally.

Residential StateCard IssuedRead from Official Website….
NSWWAWorkCover Authority NSW
VICWAWorksafe Victoria
QLDQLDWorkplace Health and Safety Queensland
NTWAWorksafe NT
TASWAWorkplace Standards Tasmania
WAWAWorksafe WA
* The above information is from official websites are subject to change without notice

Course Requirements

  • Provide your Unique Student Identifier Number (USI);
  • Have internet access; and
  • Have a current valid email account and telephone number for learning communication and support; and
  • Successfully complete required assessments;
  • Complete a Statutory Declaration of Authentication.
  • Have a camera on your internet-enabled device (i.e. Computer, Smartphone); and
  • Have a Skype account; and
  • Complete a Statutory Declaration & have a copy of your current valid Photo ID certified by a Justice of the Peace, a Commissioner for Declarations, or a Legal Practitioner;
  • Scan & Email or Post the Statutory Declaration & the certified copy of your Photo ID to us to issue your White Card.
  • Successfully complete an Oral assessment task after verification of your submitted documentation (100% correct response rate).

Course Overview

All workers carrying out construction work are required to have a white card, such as:A White Card is legally required for those working in the construction industry in Australia. The many potential risks involved in the construction industry make it important for workers to be knowledgeable about safe work practices, risk management, personal protection, safety signs and safety equipment.

  • Self-employed persons
  • Labourers
  • Apprentices
  • Trainees
  • Trades-persons
  • Supervisors and project managers

Key Elements of the course:

  • Identify WHS Legislative Requirements.
  • Identify Construction Hazards and Control Measures.
  • Identify WHS Communication and Reporting Processes.
  • Identify WHS Incident Response Procedures.

White Card (CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry)