2018 Dates

January

16 and 30

February

13 and 27

March

13 and 27

April

10 and 24

May

8 and 22

June

5 and 19

July

3, 17 and 31

August

14 and 28

September

11 and 25

October

9 and 23

November

6 and 20

December

4 and 18

 
 

 

Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

White Card (CPCCWHS1001)

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COURSE OVERVIEW  

This course is a requirement for those working within the construction industry.

This course is designed to give persons working in the construction industry a basic overview of legislation, hazards, communication pathways and incident response activities.

It has been designed so that persons working within the industry have a basic underpinning knowledge of the above mentioned.

LEARNING OUTCOMES  
  • Basic duty of care and the roles and responsibilities of business owners and workers
  • Identify construction hazards
  • Risk reduction and basic principles of risk management (identify, assess, control, monitor and review)
  • Appropriate PPE for the task including fitting - eye protection, hearing protection, hard hat and high Vis vest
  • Procedures for responding to incidents and accessing first aid
  • Identify and explain the types of safety signs and symbols
  • JSEA's, SWMS and SDS
  • Roles of First Aiders, WHS Representatives, Committee members and supervisors
  • Construction work that requires High Risk Licences
  • Safe work practices
VOCATIONAL OUTCOMES  

This unit is appropriate for those working in a operational role at worksites within:

  • Carrying out construction work, including site managers, supervisors, surveyors, labourers and trades people
  • Who access operational construction zones unaccompanied or not directly supervised by an inducted person, and
  • Whose employment causes them to routinely enter operational construction zones
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS  

All participants are required to provide 100 points of Evidence Of Identity (EOI) on the day of training, and will not be permitted to proceed with training unless this is supplied. All learners must wear suitable attire and bring with them a pen/pencil.

Click here to view the EOI fact sheet from Safe Work NSW

DELIVERY AND DURATION  

Duration - Six (6) Hours

Time - 8.30am to 3.30pm

Construction Induction Card is conducted every second Tuesday at the Academy and can be delivered on your site upon request. Learners will receive training in both theory and practical activities. Morning tea/coffee and lunch is provided when delivered at TTA. Please advise office of any dietary requirements

RPL/LEARNING PATHWAYS  

RPL is not offered. Further information can be found by visiting www.cpsisc.com.au

General Induction to Construction Card training is required for persons who undertake tasks within any of the sectors within the construction industry.