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This specially designed 1 day training course covers:

  • CPCWHS1001 - Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

HiReach's Nationally Recognised Training combined course covers essential WHS core competencies relevant for the construction industry. 

CPCWHS1001 - Prepare to work safely in the construction industry  or General Construction Induction Card - known as the White Card - is required to enter and work on construction sites in Australia.  It is essential for anyone looking to work in the construction industry, is nationally recognised and can be used anywhere in Australia. 


The potential risks involved within the construction industry have highlighted the importance for workers to be knowledgeable about safe work practices, risk management, personal protection, safety signs and safety equipment. 

From February 2019, training for the white card must be undertaken face to face in Queensland, unless you live further than100 kilometres away from the nearest RTO.


Course outline:


  • Identify Health and Safety legislative requirements of Construction Work

  • Identify construction hazards and risk control measures

  • Identify health and safety communication and reporting processes

  • Identify incident and emergency response procedures

Am I eligible?

  • You must be at least 16 years old

  • Have basic English and Maths skills (to be able to identify and interpret workplace signs and apply yourself to the course material).


On successful completion of the theory and practical assessment, students will receive:

  • a Statement of Attainment for Prepare to work safely in the construction industry nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework

  • a photographic white card.

You will also be provided with all course materials, including a Learners Guide, sample rescue plans, sample safe work method statements, and self assessment materials.​


Best for new Construction Workers
1 day course











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CSQ funding contribution to the regular course cost, of

  • $120 for CPCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry (White Card)

Eligibility criteria applies.


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Manual Handling

* With CSQ funding - Eligibility criteria applies

What to bring:
Appropriate PPE (Personal Protective Equipment):

  • safety shoes or boots

  • workwear (hi-vis if you have it)

  • safety hardhat (optional)

  • a broad brimmed sun hat and water bottle is recommended

100 Points of Identification must be presented before you begin training. 100 Points of Identification requirements

To discuss the General Construction Induction Card or Manual Handling training call 1300 661 400.

CPCWHS1001 - Prepare to work safely in the construction industry​ 
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