White Card - Work Safely in the Construction Industry

Duration1 day
Pre-requisitesThis course is available for anyone intending to work in the Australian Construction Industry. A functional level of English language communication and comprehension skills are required to be successful. Relevant assistance and support can be made available to you - please enquire for further information.

It is mandatory that applicants provide ORIGINAL PHOTOGRAPHIC evidence to ensure their identity is able to be confirmed prior to the issue of a White Card e.g. driver's license or passport.

NOTE: Concession rate is only with a current CITB card. No Health Care Card, Pension Concession Card or Veterans Affairs Card is acceptable.
Accredited UnitsWork Safely in the Construction Industry (CPCCOHS1001A)

Description

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to undertake Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) induction training within the construction industry.

It requires the ability to demonstrate personal awareness of OHS legislative requirements and the basic principles of risk management and prevention of injury and illness in the construction industry.

Licensing requirements will apply to this unit of competency depending on the regulatory requirements of each jurisdiction. The White Card is the method used to formally recognise that an individual has attended Occupational Health and Safety Induction training relevant to the Building and Construction Industry.

Talk to your lecturer if you believe your current skills, knowledge and qualifications meet the essential criteria for this unit of competency as you may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Short Course Delivery Locations Help…

LocationApplication
ElizabethTue 28 Nov 2017Enrol Now
$110.00
Concession rate is only with a current CITB card. No other concessions apply.
$30.00 (CITB)
1 day x 6 hours
Tuesday 9:00am-3:00pm

CITB funding may be available but cannot be guaranteed. You MUST check on the CITB website to see if your membership is still approved at the time of enrolment.
Enquire8207 2860
TonsleyWed 29 Nov 2017Enrol Now
$110.00
Concession rate is only with a current CITB card. No other concessions apply.
$30.00 (CITB)
1 day x 6 hours
Wednesday 4:00-10:00pm

CITB funding may be available but cannot be guaranteed. You MUST check on the CITB website to see if your membership is still approved at the time of enrolment.
Enquire8207 2860
No refunds apply unless the course is cancelled by TAFE SA. International students on a Student visa (subclass 500) are not eligible to undertake short courses.

Skills Covered

White Card - Work Safely in the Construction Industry
- Duty of Care
- Hazard Management
- Clean Safe and Tidy Worksites
- Manual Handling
- Accident Reporting
- Personal Protective Equipment
- Safety and Warning Signs
- Legal Requirements
- Site Emergency and Evacuation

On successful completion of the course, a White Card is approved for issue by a registered Assessor.

Learners will be assessed in the following ways:
1. A simple written assessment to check facts of WHS knowledge, signs and symbols and how they are used in the construction industry (The option of a verbal assessment is offered if you have difficulty in writing. If you wish to discuss assessment options please notify administration staff when you apply. Your details will be provided to the relevant Assessor who will discuss options with you).
2. A group practical exercise to practice and assess that you can identify and verbally report potential work place hazards.