White Card Short Course Required For Construction Workers & Security Officers.
This unit of competency specifies the mandatory work health and safety training required prior to undertaking work in the construction industry.
The White Card course requires you to demonstrate personal awareness and knowledge of health and safety legislative requirements in order to work safely and prevent injury or harm to self and others.
White Card training will teach you how to:
One course offers many courses of action and pathways for you.
An OHS White Card and Statement of Attainment for CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry will be awarded on successful completion of this course.
Please note; You must sign the White Card immediately.
A White Card is a requirement across a number of industries. Some of the job roles that require this certification include:
There are no formal prerequisite units required for entry into this course.
You will however require intermediate English language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) skills.
The minimum requirement to confirm your course enrolment is to provide us with a Unique Student Identifier and payment.
You will also need to provide:
These forms can be submitted to [email protected]
Units of Competency
This short course covers the following nationally recognised unit of competency:
This unit is delivered in-class only and is not currently available by distance or online learning. Recognition of Prior Learning is not available for this course.
Everyone learns at different rates and therefore the duration of the assessment will vary from person to person. As a guide, participants should allow approximately four hours to complete this unit.
Available in QLD ONLY at the following locations:
This course is delivered from 1pm – 5pm, after the Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) training at Spring Hill & North Lakes locations. You can opt to complete both the RSA and White Card on the same day through our combined course option. Questions? Email us.
On successful completion of this course, you may wish to further your studies with:
Course fees vary depending on the location and delivery mode of the course.
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With the harmonisation of work health and safety laws under the Model WHS Act, the construction induction card (White Card) is mutually recognised in all states and territories.
Mutual recognition arrangements amongst the states and territories enhance the capacity of construction workers to move across state/territory boundaries without the need to undertake construction induction training in each jurisdiction.
If you are unsure which White Card you should complete you can always discuss it with your employer or relevant work health and safety regulatory authority.
A White Card now replaces the previous Blue Card. Blue cards are still valid and do not yet have an expiry date. However, if you have lost your blue card you will need to do a White Card course as Blue Cards are no longer issued.
“I am blown away by the assistance Kevin provided during my course. Without your push I know I wouldn’t have done it. I never thought of myself being smart because all I know is warehousing / trucking driving work. Tests and textbooks freak me out big time due to my skills its always been something I hide from or play it off. I am working on my writing and spelling, going to do some more courses as soon as I can. Again, thanks so much Kevin, you are the man.”