This unit covers the required Occupational Health & Safety procedures on a work site. It includes awareness of OHS, risk management and prevention of injury or illness on site. This card is required before working on any active construction/ mine site.
Full payment for courses up to $1,500 must be made before the commencement of the course unless the Payment Plan option is selected. For courses that cost over $1,500, Site Skills Training will hold an initial deposit of $1,500. The balance of fees payable will be charged at a point in the course that is proportionate to the amount of the deposit paid, e.g. a 10-day course costing $3,000, the remaining $1,500 will be charged at the end of day 5 (upon completion of 50% of the course).
A Payment Plan option is available for this course, please visit the Payment Plans Page for more information.
Payment for this course can be made via eftpos, cash, cheque or the Payment Plan option above. For billing information including who to write a cheque to, please email email@example.com or call 1300 700 080.
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Upon successful completion, candidates will be awarded with the White Card Official Statement of Attainment and the White Card.
Once the course is completed, your assessment asnwers will be assessed and marked. Once all assessments and government mandated requirements have been validated, the White Card and Official Statement of Attainment will be mailed to you.
Are you interested in this course? For more information about the course or how to apply, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07 3177 9912 or you can Apply Online.
White Card Training requires a Unique Student Identifier (USI) , you can still complete the training without a USI, though Site Skills Training is unable to provide you with your completion certificate until you provided us with your USI. To apply for a free USI visit the USI website or contact our facility.
This unit is required for anyone who wishes to work on,or enter any active work site in Infrastructure, Resources and Construction. Persons working in a 'construction' trade position whether full-time or contracting are required to hold a white card and have it in their possession on site. This course is mandatory for those intended for a work site within Australia.
White Card training and assessment is conducted at Site Skills Training facility 1 Nestor Drive, Meadowbrook, Logan 4131. Upon arrangement, training and courses can be conducted on-site at the premises of industry clients providing there a suitable infrastructure and industry training facilities.
There are no prerequisites for this course
Applicants need to be 15+ to apply for this training. This OHS knowledge is mandatory for those intending to work on industry work sites in Australia. White Card training relates directly to the induction program as specified by Chapter 6 Construction work, Part 6.5 General construction induction training, Work Health and safety Regulation 2011
There is no recognition of prior learning for this unit
Units of Competency
CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry (White Card)
Any persons wanting to work in the civil and general construction industries need to have this unit of competency and card prior to accessing a site. This includes contractors.
This course form part of the Nationally Recognised Qualification CPC10111 Certificate I in Construction. It is also a core unit for many construction and resource industry qualifications.