Unit Code & Title
CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry
1 day (8 hours) face to face
4 hours pre course learning
Corporate Course Fee
$1,195 for up to 15 participants
Public Course Fee
$95 per person
Public Course Dates (Sunshine Coast)
January: Upon enquiry
March: Upon enquiry
Public Course Dates (Brisbane)
January: Upon enquiry
March: Upon enquiry
This unit trains participants how to carry out tasks safely whilst working in the construction industry. If you intend to work in the construction industry in Australia, you need a Construction Induction card or what is commonly called as “White Card”.
Prepare to work safely in the construction industry unit of competency requires personnel to demonstrate personal awareness and knowledge of health and safety, in order to prevent injury or harm to self and others. It covers the understanding basic risk control measures, and identifying procedures for responding to potential incidents and emergencies. It also covers correctly selecting and fitting common personal protective equipment (PPE) used for construction work.
Prepare to work safely in the construction industry is suitable for all personnel who intend on working in the construction industry, in Australia.
While some students may have completed this (or a superseded) unit in the past and require a refresher; the target audience is typically persons with no or limited knowledge, skills and experience in this skill set.
Students are required to complete Pre Course Learning for these Units of Competency.
Upon booking students will receive an email Booking Confirmation with the Student Manual and Pre Course Questionnaire attached. The student shall read the Student Manual and complete the Pre Course Questionnaire prior to the course commencement. These Pre Course Questionnaires will be reviewed by the Trainer / Assessor upon commencement of training.
Face to face training and assessment is conducted at one of Link Resources Training purpose built training facilities. Upon arrangement, training and assessment can be conducted on-site at the premises of industry clients providing there a suitable infrastructure and industry training facilities.
Link Resources Training Facilities
|9 Tandem Av,
Warana QLD 4575
|4/31 Henry St,
Loganholme QLD 4129
Students who are deemed competent will receive a Statement of Attainment recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework. This certification is nationally recognised. The Statement is issued by Tectra Australia Pty Ltd (RTO 40889).
Please see the Link Resources Payments, Cancellations and Refund Policy below in Student Information for all details on Payments for your course.
All students must be literate in the English language (no interpreters allowed). All students must be physically capable of performing physical tasks (including identifying and fitting various PPE)
At enquiry, students can enter the program by expressing an interest and being sent an information pack that contains booking form and LLN pre assessment. This expression of interest enables the RTO and client to work together to identify any additional support needs & make adequate provisions.
No pre-requisites exist for this Unit of Competency.
Training & Education Pathways: After achieving these units of competency students may undertake a range of associated construction, resources and infrastructure units and qualifications.
Employment Pathways: After achieving these units of competency students may seek employment in the construction or civil industries.
Registered Training Organisation
This course and all related training and assessment services are delivered by Link Resources Training in partnership with Tectra Australia Pty Ltd (RTO 40889).
Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is the acknowledgement of a persons current skills and knowledge acquired through previous training, work or life experience.
Credit Transfer (CT) is the granting of credit to an individual for units of competency / modules previous completed.
Equipment & PPE requirements
Link Resources supply all equipment necessary for all students to undertake training and encourage students to bring along their own relevant equipment, procedures and other information.
For our public courses at our purpose built training facilities trainees must wear suitable clothing (t-shirt, pants and closed in footwear as a minimum).