White Card Training in Construction Industry

White Card Training in Construction Industry

White Card Training Courses will take place on the 8th and 15th of February with Workplace Training Group. This unit of competency specifies the mandatory work health and safety training required prior to undertaking construction work.

Course Cost – Only $135 per person! Corporate Discounts available! Contact James Crilly at 0403 303 877 or jcrilly@wptg.edu.au to enroll today! Be quick, there are only a few spots available!!!

White Card Cost– $34 or $28 if lodged online. Location- 4/369 Victoria Street, Wetherill Park NSW 2164

CPCCWHS1001 – Work safely in the construction industry – Overview

The unit requires the person to demonstrate personal awareness and knowledge of health and safety legislative requirements in NSW in order to work safely and prevent injury or harm to self and others as set by SafeWork NSW.
It covers identifying and orally reporting common construction hazards, understanding basic risk control measures, and identifying procedures for responding to potential incidents and emergencies. It also covers correctly selecting and fitting common personal protective equipment (PPE) used for construction work.

Method of Delivery

This course is directed at learners completing studies through a minimum six (6) hours of face-to-face training not including breaks. Importantly, this assessment must be completed in the presence of an assessor as online training for White Card is not accepted in NSW.  Typically, the hours would be from 9am to 4pm or customised per Corporate client requests.

There are 3 components to this program:

  • Theory training in the classroom
  • Practical training in the classroom
  • Assessment for both knowledge and skills

Methods of Assessment – Assessment of this unit consists of three assessment tasks:

  • Answering a series of multiple choice and short answer written questions.
  • Answering a series of short answer oral questions.
  • Observation of learners demonstrating correct fitting of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

Statement of Attainment

Once a competent mark is awarded, learners will be issued with a Nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for CPCCWHS1001 – Work safely in the construction industry. In addition to the statement of attainment, an SOT is issued and is valid for 60 days. The final SafeWork NSW White Card will be posted to the students address within the 60 days.

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