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Construction Induction Training (White Card)


Sydney CBD  - Course Details


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  • One day face to face workshop

  • No pre-learning

  • Class delivered and assessed in English

  • Trained by WHS teaching experts

  • Assessments marked on the day

  • CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry Statement of Attainment issued same day allowing you to start construction work immediately

  • Construction induction plastic card (which will be mailed by SafeWork NSW)

 

Our CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry course is a mandatory health and safety legal requirement for all people who are involved in the construction industry and highly regarded in many other work environments.

Health and safety legislation describes construction work as any work carried out in connection with the construction, alteration, conversion, fitting-out, commissioning, renovation, repair, maintenance, refurbishment, demolition, decommissioning or dismantling of a structure.

An employer must make sure that anyone carrying out construction work has completed and carries with them a valid Construction Induction White Card.

This course is designed to help you;

  • 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.

CBD College has been approved by WorkSafe Victoria, SafeWork NSW and WorkSafe WA to deliver this training course. CBD College Pty Ltd (RTO 91399) has also been registered by ASQA to deliver this nationally recognised training.

Note: This is the new unit of competency (old unit had code CPCCOHS1001A).

We are a Registered Training Organisation (RTO No. 91399).

Unit of Competency: CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry
Delivery mode: One day face to face workshop
Course duration: One day workshop: 8.30am – 4pm
Nationally Recognised: Yes

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Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course but there are underlying skill requirements of the White Card unit.

The requirements of this course state that basic understanding, reading and writing of English is required to be able to complete assessments.

Use of interpreters is not allowed.

The White Card trainer/assessor reserves the right to refuse entry to the class to any student if in the opinion of the trainer/assessor the trainee displays a lack of English comprehension when entering the classroom.

Assessments Requirements

The assessment methods to be used during this one-day workshop will be practical tasks, written and oral questioning, review of documents and role-play.

Photo ID

Participants will need to provide 100 points of evidence for proof of identity before being able to attend the course. 

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NSW

Please note that non-Australian Driver’s Licences are not accepted.

Statement of Attainment will not be issued if participants do not provide a valid form of I.D.

Other requirements

You will need to bring to class a pen and paper for taking notes.

Literacy Requirements

  • Candidates are advised that they will need to possess effective language, communication and interpersonal skills and have the ability to write a range of documentation.
  • Candidates with special needs are advised to email info@cbdcollege.edu.au prior to booking so that reasonable adjustments to assessment can be contemplated.
  • Where a student has an identified need for assistance with language, literacy or numeracy, CBD College’s trainers and assessors will endeavour to provide this assistance.

Issuance of Certificates

Once assessment tasks have been submitted, they will then be assessed. This is usually done on the day of the class. Where this is not possible, certificates will be issued within 7 days of the class.

Cancellation Policy

We are unable to refund monies for students who do not turn up for classes or decide at a later date after booking that that they do not want to attend. Changes to class times are allowed, but not within 48 hours of the class commencing.

Trainers

Steve Barrett - Sydney CBD

Steve has spent his whole working career in Work Health and safety, starting at WorkCover New South Wales. He worked there for seven years before leaving for similar roles in private enterprise.

There is not much with regards to safety that Steve has not seen or been involved in, in his long career. Highlights include acting in the position of National OH&S Manager of a major Australian company, conducting countless training/auditing/site inspections, delivering general and site specific OH&S inductions in the field.

Steve finds great stimulation in training others and he enjoys the passing on of his years of knowledge of safety procedures and WHS legislation to future safety officers.

Steve holds a Bachelors Degree in Work Health and Safety. Steve also holds a Cert IV TAE.


Sydney CBD :

Our training rooms in Sydney are located in the heart of the city across the road from the new Apple store on George St. If travelling by train, get off at Town Hall and walk down towards Circular Quay on George St for 2 blocks.

Exact address: Suite 16, Level 10, The Dymocks Building, 428 George St, Sydney, 2000.

Enrolment - Sydney CBD

Coronavirus

Anyone who has travelled to the following countries/territories must not visit our campuses for at least 14 days after visiting these areas:

China, Hong Kong, Iran, Italy, Japan, Singapore, South Korea and Mongolia.

Also, anyone who has been in close contact with someone who has visited these places (such as a family member) should not visit our campuses for 14 days.

If you are in this category of students, please defer all enrolments into CBD College classes.

COVID-19 Precautions

All CBD College white card courses are still proceeding as planned.  

We have exceptional infection control measures in place and have been advised by a senior member of NSW Public Health and a medical specialist on these policies that we have in place.

  • Classes have been limited in size to a maximum of 12 students.
  • The 4mx4m and 1.5m social distancing guidelines apply in all our classes.
  • We encourage hand sanitisation as people enter and before they leave (and whenever they like during the course).
  • Our trainers have been instructed to space chairs out, have breaks every 2 hours, sanitise all surfaces, door handles etc with Viraclean (or equivalent) at each break and air the room during break.
  • There are gloves that you can use for your assessments.
  • Some of the assessments have been modified as you will see on the day. 
  • We have a sign on the door reminding people not to enter if they have travelled internationally in the last 14 days (these notifications are also on our websites and are in the terms and conditions that students must acknowledge before they can be enrolled).
  • Our staff have had professional development on maintaining their own personal hygiene and on Coronavirus in general

General Illness

Anyone with a fever or history of fever and acute respiratory infection (with at least one of the following symptoms: shortness of breath, cough or sore throat) should also defer enrolment until they are well.

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