in the construction industry
Prepare to work safely

Entry requirements

Must be 18 years old or over.

Academic IELTS Score overall 5.0 (no lower than 4.5 in each band); or Equivalent, or Liberty Construction College internal ACSF / LLN Test result score overall level 3.

USI Number (*Unique Student Identifier).

Meet evidence of identity requirements – Click to read more

Current visa status confirmation letter.

Photocopy of Passport.


Small group.


Upon successful completion of this course, candidates will receive the following:

National Recognised Statement of Attainment for the unit: CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work in the construction industry.

Construction Induction White Card. Queensland: Work Health and Safety Act 2011.


Nationally Recognised

Valid in All states of Australia

Able to Work in the Construction Industry

Additional Information


AUD $120

(All course fee is payable in advance)

Cancellation & Refund

*If you are unable to attend you must notify Liberty College within 3 working days prior to the course commencement, so we can change you to the next available intake. Otherwise, there will not be any refund and also you need to pay the full fees again to have a second to attend the class.

Intake Date

Monthly intake available every second Monday. Please contact us for further information.

Training Delivery Mode

Training is delivered face to face, except where the candidate resides in a rural area, in which case the training may be delivered electronically via online deliver.

Course ID
Brisbane | Sunshine Coast | Adelaide | Gold Coast
Short Program
1 day

This unit of competency specifies the mandatory work health and safety training required prior to undertaking construction work.

This course is mandatory for anyone who wants to work and understand the safety and processes of the construction industry relevant to today’s industry needs!

This unit of competency specifies the mandatory work health and safety training required prior to undertaking construction work. The unit requires the person to demonstrate personal awareness and knowledge of health and safety legislative requirements in order to work safely and prevent injury or harm to self and others. It covers identifying and orally reporting common construction hazards, 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.

  • Course Package Included:
  • Online Materials Access
  • White Card
  • Statement of Attainment.
Time Location Duration
 9:00am – 5:00pm All campuses 1 day
Skill Summary

Liberty Construction College have their own on-site and private practical work area to simulate a real construction site; which gives the student, top quality practical experience. Whether your goal is stable and enjoyable employment, building your own projects, or to progress as a fully licensed builder and operator.

Construction safe work practices99%
Using of PPE95%
Accessing First Aid85%
Measures for Controlling Hazards95%
Identify Safety Signs and Symbols90%

Liberty College offers bunch of special package courses in both Construction courses with the combination of both Certificate and the Diploma courses.

Course Structure

Course Content

1. Identify health and safety legislative requirements of construction work.

1.1. Basic roles, responsibilities and rights of duty holders are identified and explained according to jurisdictional health and safety legislative requirements.

1.2. Duty of care requirements are identified.

1.3. Construction safe work practices are identified and explained.

2. Identify construction hazards and risk control measures.

2.1. Basic principles of risk management are identified.

2.2. Construction hazards are identified and discussed.

2.3. Purpose and use of PPE are identified and demonstrated.

2.4. Measures for controlling hazards are identified.

3. Identify health and safety communication and reporting processes.

3.1. Health and safety documents are identified and discussed.

3.2. Roles of designated health and safety personnel are identified and explained.

3.3. Safety signs and symbols are identified and explained.

3.4. Procedures for reporting hazards, incidents and injuries are identified.

4. Identify incident and emergency response procedures

4.1. Procedures for responding to incidents and emergencies are identified and explained.

4.2. Procedures for accessing first aid are identified.

4.3. Types and purpose of fire safety equipment are identified and discussed.