Personal Protective Equipment Essentials Online Training

VC-01 PPE Essentials
Site Skills

Online i1 HR$59

Online Personal Protective Equipment Essentials Availability


1 HR | $59

This course is delivered using Tempus. Inclusive of GST if relevant.

If you have any questions or need assistance with your eLearning course, please contact us on 1300 580 466 or email


1 HR | $59

This course is delivered using Tempus. Inclusive of GST if relevant.

Course Overview

This PPE Essentials course is an awareness course that will give learners an understanding of different types of PPE, PPE risk controls, maintenance, and their proper storage. It will also show the correct usage of most common PPE, and consequences of improper or no use of PPE in the work area.

Payment Options

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).

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 or call
1300 700 080.

Qualification Outcomes

Upon successful completion, participants will be awarded with a Certificate of Completion. This can be downloaded, saved and printed. A Certificate of Completion should not be mistaken for a Statement of Attainment.

This online course is not nationally recognised, but it provides a solid understanding of the knowledge and principles of PPE.

Suitable For

People who are working on worksites with hazards.

This can be used by workers in the agriculture, construction, or mining industries among others. It may also apply and benefit any person whose workplace has biologic, chemical, physical, or mechanical hazards.

Units of Competency

This course contains the following lessons:

  • Head protection
  • Foot protections
  • Hand and arm protection
  • Eye and face protection
  • Hearing protection
  • Body protection
  • Respiratory protection
  • Fall protections
  • Risk Controls

Course Delivery

This course is delivered using Tempus - Site Skills Training Online Learning platform.

Prerequisite Information

Candidates need to have the appropriate levels of English proficiency, literacy, and numeracy to be able to complete this course and all the assessments successfully.

Further Information

Are you interested in Personal Protective Equipment Essentials? For more information about the course or how to apply, email or call 1300 580 466 or you can apply online.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Tempus?

Tempus is Site Skills Training Learning Management System (LMS), designed to deliver and manage your courses online.

How do I enrol?

You may proceed to our online enrollment form page In that page please select the course you would like to enroll in and fill-in all required information in the form. Once you have submitted the application and paid for the course successfully, you will receive email confirmation about your registration, payment and login details (username and password). You may use these login credentials immediately to access the enrolled course.

How does Online Learning work?

In online learning, course materials are presented and delivered from the internet and are accessible via computer, tablet or handheld devices. Upon successful application to the course you will receive a username and a password in your email address which will be used to log in to our Learning Management System (Tempus). Courses are presented in various multimedia formats (Audio, video and graphical slides) to enhance your learning experience. It will also include quizzes that need to be passed for you to complete the course. Once the course has been completed you will then be able to download your certificate.

How long do I have to complete the course?

After Enrolling you will be able to access the course for one month. It’s best that you get stuck into the course as soon as possible.

What happens if I don’t complete the course before expiry?

If you don’t complete the course in one month you will need to purchase the course again.

Which devices can I use to access online courses?

These courses are able to work with any web browser (Chrome, Firefox, Opera, etc.) and on any device (PC, laptop, tablet, phone). It is advisable to have an ADSL connection speed. For cellular phones, 3G is the minimum connection speed, and 4G is for optimum use. If the course still doesn’t work, contact our technical support.

Do I have to complete the course all at once?

No, if you have to leave during the course, you are able to log back in. You will be placed straight back to where you left the program.

I have other questions, who do I contact?

If you experience any difficulty or need some assistance please email us at or call us at 1300 580 466 for support or 1300 800 288 for our sales. Our friendly support team will happily assist you.

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