The course is aimed at all workers carrying out construction work, including: self-employed persons, labourers, apprentices, trades-persons, supervisors and project managers. Students will learn the basic principles of health and safety in the construction industry as well as information about preventing workplace injury and illness, workplace injury management and workers compensation.
A National Code of Practice for the Construction Industry was declared by Safe Work Australia. This would result in a standard and consistent delivery of induction training that is given to workers throughout Australia. By having a National Code of Practice this ensures that construction workers are recognised nationally for the induction training course that is completed
The code of practice is supported by a unit of competency within the CPC08 Construction, Plumbing and Integrated Services Training Package. Therefore training is delivered by RTO’s within the Vocational Education and Training
This White Card Course will replace a range of state systems operating different coloured cards (Blue, Green, Red) and regulatory bodies. The transition of this to the National White Card will take place in each state at different times
The unit of competency is called CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry. This has been developed to meet the requirements of the National Code of Practice for Induction for Construction Work
Upon completion of this unit of competency a student will receive a statement of attainment and the White Card License.
Most states currently have legislation and regulations in place which require completion of a general safety induction course before they can start work in any construction activity. As such, each state has had its own course in place to meet that requirement. However, from 1 July 2009 most states will amend there legislation to ensure that only CPCCOHS1001A will meet the regulatory requirements.
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With the introduction and transition of the White Card course there has been some confusion amongst employers and the public who are looking to complete this course. With so many options and different pricing White Card Courses delivers only the best learning experience in partnership with Inscope Training RTO Provider 40926 who will issue your White Card Online Course.
We can guarantee our white card course will deliver value for money with no hidden costs, super fast turnaround of your white card and white card number so you can start work quickly. After you purchase your course you will be directed to our learning platform to begin your training. No waiting.
Please note: You can pay for your White Card Course via Paypal or Credit Card.
You do not need to be the person who is doing the course to make payment, however the email
instructions will be sent to the email address you indicate when making payment