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CPCWHS1001 – Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry

CPCWHS1001 - Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry

CPCWHS1001 Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry is the official name for the white card course. This is due to the name of qualification students receive upon their successful completion, colloquially known as the white card or as a general construction induction card.

First Aid Pro is one of Australia’s leading registered training organisations, offering a SafeWork NT approved CPCWHS1001 Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry course which suits anyone’s construction induction training needs. Working alongside our highly experienced trainers our students are awarded a nationally recognised certification.

Prepare to work safely in the construction industry with this qualification which ensures you have the required knowledge, skills, and personal awareness to work safely in the construction industry, access operational construction zones or construction sites, or enter any other site where construction work may occur.

Workplace Health and Safety knowledge is invaluable to any career path. Find a NT white card training venue near you and enrol for your white card today!

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Upcoming NT White Card Courses

LocationCourse TitleTraining BeginsPrice
AUD
(ex GST)
 
DARWIN CITY, NT
Darwin 2

Darwin 2
The Double Tree Hotel
Level 5, 116 Esplanade
Darwin City 0800
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustrySat, 20 Jul 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
79.00
DARWIN CITY, NT
Darwin 2

Darwin 2
The Double Tree Hotel
Level 5, 116 Esplanade
Darwin City 0800
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryWed, 24 Jul 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
DARWIN CITY, NT
Darwin

Darwin
Double Tree Hilton
Level 5, 116 Esplanade
Darwin City 0800
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustrySun, 4 Aug 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
DARWIN CITY, NT
Darwin

Darwin
Double Tree Hilton
Level 5, 116 Esplanade
Darwin City 0800
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustrySat, 10 Aug 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
DARWIN CITY, NT
Darwin 2

Darwin 2
The Double Tree Hotel
Level 5, 116 Esplanade
Darwin City 0800
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryWed, 14 Aug 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
DARWIN CITY, NT
Darwin 2

Darwin 2
The Double Tree Hotel
Level 5, 116 Esplanade
Darwin City 0800
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryTue, 20 Aug 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
DARWIN CITY, NT
Darwin

Darwin
Double Tree Hilton
Level 5, 116 Esplanade
Darwin City 0800
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustrySat, 24 Aug 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
DARWIN CITY, NT
Darwin

Darwin
Double Tree Hilton
Level 5, 116 Esplanade
Darwin City 0800
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustrySun, 25 Aug 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
DARWIN CITY, NT
Darwin 2

Darwin 2
The Double Tree Hotel
Level 5, 116 Esplanade
Darwin City 0800
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryFri, 30 Aug 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
DARWIN CITY, NT
Darwin 2

Darwin 2
The Double Tree Hotel
Level 5, 116 Esplanade
Darwin City 0800
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustrySun, 1 Sep 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
DARWIN CITY, NT
Darwin 2

Darwin 2
The Double Tree Hotel
Level 5, 116 Esplanade
Darwin City 0800
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryTue, 3 Sep 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
DARWIN CITY, NT
Darwin 2

Darwin 2
The Double Tree Hotel
Level 5, 116 Esplanade
Darwin City 0800
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustrySat, 7 Sep 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
DARWIN CITY, NT
Darwin 2

Darwin 2
The Double Tree Hotel
Level 5, 116 Esplanade
Darwin City 0800
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustrySat, 14 Sep 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
DARWIN CITY, NT
Darwin 2

Darwin 2
The Double Tree Hotel
Level 5, 116 Esplanade
Darwin City 0800
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustrySun, 15 Sep 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
DARWIN CITY, NT
Darwin 2

Darwin 2
The Double Tree Hotel
Level 5, 116 Esplanade
Darwin City 0800
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryThu, 19 Sep 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
DARWIN CITY, NT
Darwin

Darwin
Double Tree Hilton
Level 5, 116 Esplanade
Darwin City 0800
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustrySun, 22 Sep 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
DARWIN CITY, NT
Darwin

Darwin
Double Tree Hilton
Level 5, 116 Esplanade
Darwin City 0800
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustrySat, 28 Sep 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
DARWIN CITY, NT
Darwin

Darwin
Double Tree Hilton
Level 5, 116 Esplanade
Darwin City 0800
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustrySun, 29 Sep 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
 

White Card NT Course Overview

Through our course you’ll learn everything about Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) for the construction industry. By the end of your day of safety training you’ll be able equipped the basic knowledge on the following key topics:

  • Recognise and report common construction hazards
  • Understand the importance of basic risk control measures
  • Identify different safety signs and symbols
  • Choose the most appropriate common Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) such as a hard hat and eye protection
  • Demonstrate personal awareness in potentially dangerous situations
  • Undertake risk management duties
  • Understand your duty of care on a construction site
  • Perform safety communication to others
  • Deliver emergency response procedures
  • Understand your safety legislative requirements

Upon successful completion of this CPCWHS1001 Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry course students receive a statement of attainment from FirstAidPro that allows you to apply for your white card with SafeWork NT. A lost white card can be replaced by requesting a replacement from the Northern Territory Government.

Eligibility Criteria

There are no academic requirements or work experience necessary to enrol in CPCWHS1001 Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry. All students must meet the following minimum criteria:

  • Reside in the Northern Territory
  • Students must be 14 years old or older. (Please note: Students under 18 will be required to complete and bring a Parental Consent Form to class)
  • Be capable of effective verbal communication by asking questions to clarify instructions and pointing out construction problems or hazards
  • Possess basic English literacy skills to read and follow simple pictorial safety instructions and instructions written in English
  • Possess basic numeracy skills
  • Provide valid identification as per the Evidence of Identity Requirements for the Northern Territory
  • Hold a Unique Student Identifier number (USI). (For more information visit https://www.usi.gov.au)

On the day of their training course, students must allow for a photo to be taken, including their head, neck, and shoulders.

Training Locations

First Aid Pro runs all of it’s Northern Territory CPCWHS1001 Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry courses from it’s central Darwin white card training venue. 

This venue is located in the heart of Darwin with plenty of parking and public transport nearby. 

Group, corporate and onsite white card training is also available for businesses in the Northern Territory. For more information request a quote from our team today. 

Darwin

White Card Training Darwin, - First Aid Pro NT White Card Venues
Embark on your White Card journey in the heart of Darwin at Level 5, 116 The Esplanade. This centrally located venue ensures easy accessibility, providing a prime spot for residents in Darwin and surrounding areas pursuing a Darwin White Card

Address: Level 5, 116 The Esplanade, Darwin, NT, 0800

Phone: (08) 7120 2570

Career Opportunities

First Aid Pro’s Northern Territory CPCWHS1001 Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry course provides students with the essential safety training to cover a variety of possible jobs.

A white card may be most often associated with working in the construction industry, but this qualification is necessary to join any worksite where risk management and the handling of common construction hazards are everyday practice. Following are some of the industries and possible career paths which might require a white card:

  • Construction
  • Plumbing
  • Farming, agriculture, and horticulture
  • Conservation and land management
  • Defence services
  • Furnishing
  • Gas and oil industries
  • Transport and logistic sectors
  • Major events
  • Film and television production


For any students who are specifically interested in joining the construction industry, we also recommend taking a forklift course & a first aid course.

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Delivery Method

Our NT White Card course is conducted entirely in-person via classroom practical training. Our general construction induction training program lasts only one (1) day, from 9am to 4:30pm, at the end of which students will have classroom assessment components including written, oral, and practical demonstrations.

Upon successful completion of this WHS induction course students are awarded their nationally recognised statement of attainment.

Course Fees & Payment Options

Our construction induction card training course in Northern Territory is available to all students for a simple, one time fee of only $99. There is no additional cost to receive your white card at the end of the course.

You’ll be asked to pay for your white card course upfront during the online booking process. Our secure online booking platform accepts both Visa & Mastercard credit and debit cards. 

Frequently Asked Questions

How Will I Receive My NT White Card?

You will receive a statement of attainment from FirstAidPro after successfully completing your Northern Territory white card course.

To obtain a white card in the Northern Territory, you'll need to apply via SafeWork NT following the completion of your white card course. Your card will be then issued by SafeWork NT.

Do White Cards Expire?

White cards do not have an expiration date. However, if you have not done construction work for 2 years or more, SafeWork NT recommends you attend another course to update and refresh your skills and knowledge. 

How Long Does a White Card Last?

A white card remains valid for life. However, it is important to stay informed of any regulatory changes which may affect your certification status. Regularly check for updates to ensure your qualification remains valid and you can continue to perform construction work.

How to Get a White Card?

Completing the nationally accredited construction training course (CPCWHS1001 Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry) is necessary for obtaining a white card.

At First Aid Pro, our Darwin based white card training program will equip you with the knowledge and skills you need to do just that. Enroll now and start your journey towards a safer and successful career in construction work.

How to Apply for a White Card?

Upon successful completion of the course, students will receive:

  • Statement of Attainment

  • General Construction Induction Card (Issued and posted by SafeWork NT)

To get a replacement for a lost or stolen white card, please contact SafeWork NT, the Northern Territory Business Centre, or apply online with the Northern Territory Government.

How Long Does It Take to Get a White Card?

The length of white card training varies, but at First Aid Pro, our programs are designed to be efficient and effective and can be completed in 1 day allowing you to quickly acquire the essential skills and knowledge needed for your white card certification.

Is This An Online White Card Course?

No, there is no online training in this course. Our white card course consists of a face-to-face training session that will ensure you have the practical skills and knowledge for construction work. This session includes all theoretical training and assessment components students have to complete.

Who Needs a White Card?

In Australia all individuals who perform construction work must have a white card. This applies to site managers, supervisors, surveyors, tradespeople, and laborers. This is a legal obligation which aims to promote a safe working environment and minimize the chances of accidents occurring on construction sites.