White Card Course
Locations - Footscray, Melbourne CBD (Collingwood), Northcote, Hampton Park & Clayton
White Card course is $130 in Northcote, Hampton, Clayton, Footscray or Melbourne CBD (Collingwood) per person.
Classroom session is 7 hours.
Don’t wait to book a White Card course, call now on 02 9232 1010 or contact our team.
Statistics show that between 1 January 2017 and 27 September 2017 there have been 23 fatalities as a result of accidents in the workplace in Australia. The White Card course in VIC is designed to raise awareness of best practices to eliminate risks that cause injuries and fatalities in the work place. To work in the Construction Industry, you need to complete a White Card course.
This course requires the ability to demonstrate personal awareness of Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) legislative requirements, and the basic principles of risk management and prevention of injury and illness in the construction industry.
This White Card course covers the basic OHS knowledge required prior to commencing work tasks within any of the sectors of the construction industry.
If organising a group booking or onsite training, we can facilitate the White Card course nationally.
This White Card course combines plain English, videos, photos, and questioning to ensure all learners are able to have the best possible chance at comprehending the required knowledge and skills. If you believe you will need assistance due to your Language, Literacy or Numeracy skills, please contact our office on 02 9232 1010 to discuss your training needs.
Students will be assessed during the classroom session. Assessment will confirm knowledge and skills have been achieved to demonstrate competency across the unit.
Students are offered multiple opportunities to demonstrate knowledge and skills throughout the program.
If a student is not successful in completing all assessments satisfactorily, they will need to rebook the White Card course at the full course fee
White Card VIC Course Description (353 KB)
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The cost for this White Card course is $130 in Dandenong or Melbourne CBD per person.
White Card course delivered in Dandenong & Melbourne CBD for public.
Students must bring:
- Valid Photo ID - Please see White Card VIC ID Requirements
There are 3 components to this program:
- Theory training in the classroom
- Practical training in the classroom
- Assessment for both knowledge and skills
This White Card course is licenced through WorkSafe VIC and we must deliver the program as per their requirements which include:
- All students must have valid photo ID on the day of training.
- Training must be conducted over a minimum period of 6hrs not including breaks.
- A Statement of Attainment (SOA) must be issued to students if they satisfactorily complete all assessments, demonstrating competency in the program.
An SOA is valid for 60 days after the date issued. With this, students can go onto any construction site immediately after the course.
Student who do not bring valid photo ID on the day will not be accepted into the White Card course and will have to rebook, paying 50% of the course cost.
Once a competent mark is awarded, learners will be issued with a Statement of Attainment for CPCCWHS1001 Work safely in the construction industry.
Certificates are emailed to students however hard copy is available for additional fee.
In addition to the statement of attainment, an SOA is issued and is valid for 60 days. The final WorkSafe VIC White Card will be posted to the students address within the 60 days.