White Card Course

White Card Course


Course Code: CPCCWHS1001
Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

This unit of competency specifies the mandatory work health and safety training required prior to undertaking construction work. The unit requires the person 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. 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.

Entry Requirement: Nil

Duration : 1 Day


QLD: Brisbane Call BTA for latest Dates and Details

NSW : Lidcombe (Partnership with Comsec Training)

VIC :Hampton Park Call BTA for latest Dates and Details


Mode of Delivery  : Face to Face

Prerequisite:  Nil


Student Information

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Unit Description 

OH&S Legislation in the Workplace

  •  WHS Responsibilities
  •  WHS Legislation
  •  Work Cover’s Role

OH&S Consultation Information and Training

  •  The role of the WHS committee and representatives.
  •  WHS information on the construction site.
  •  Instruction and training.

OH&S Risk Management in the Construction Industry

  •  Hazards in the construction workplace.
  •  Controlling risk.

Incidents, Emergencies and Workers Compensation

  •  Emergencies, Fires and First Aid.
  •  Workplace Industry management and Workers’ Compensation.