White Card Program


Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry

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.

This unit meets the general construction induction training requirements of:

• Part 1.1 Definitions and Part 6.5 of the Model Work Health and Safety Regulations;

•Division 11 of Part 3 of the Occupational Safety and Health Regulations 1996 for Western Australia; and

• Division 3 of Part 5.1 of the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2007 for Victoria.

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry

Entry Requirement
  • International students (with a valid visa) & Domestic student .
  • Applicants need to be 18+ to apply for this training.
  • English Entry Requirement: Academic IELTS Score overall 5.0 (no lower than 4.5 in each band); or PTE Academic overall 36 (no lower than 30 in each band); or Equivalent (LLN Test)
  • Current Passport page
  •   Current visa status confirmation letter
  • Photo Identity Card (must included photo and/ or signature)
  •  USI Number (*Unique Student Identifier)o   If you unable to provide the USI number during your study, Liberty International College is unable to provide you with your completion certificate until you provided us with your USI number.
Course Duration 1 day Only; Total 7 hours
Delivery Mode On-site Training
Class-Size Maximum 40 Students


2019 Intake Date(Monthly)
  • Friday 26/04/2019
  • Thursday 30/05/2019
  • Thursday 27/06/2019
  • Thursday 25/07/2019
  • Thursday 29/08/2019
  •  Thursday 26/09/201
  • Thursday 31/10/2019
  • Thursday 28/11/2019
Fee AUD $120 (was $150)

(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. The applicants without any notice and didn’t attend on the day, a cancellation fee of HALF the full course cost will be deducted.


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.


Pathways 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
 Outcome Once the White Card Program is completed, your assessment answers will be assessed and marked by Liberty International College. Once all assessments and government mandated requirements have been validated, the Statement of Attainment & White Card will be *mailed or issue on the day to you.

What to bring on first day:

• Passport
• Laptop or iPad
• Current Student Identifier Card
• Unique Student Identifier (*USI Number)

Class Timetable:

9am – 9:30am (30mins) Arrival & Registration Check-in
9:30am- 1:30pm

(4 hours)

Theory & Training Session. CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

(30 mins)


(2 hours)

Exam & Assessment Sessions

(1 hour)

Review Session; Q&A