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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 what is colloquially known as a white card course.

First Aid Pro is one of Australia’s leading registered training organisations, offering an approved and nationally recognised training course for CPCWHS1001 Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry. Prepare to work safely in the construction industry with this qualification which ensures you have the required knowledge, skills, and personal awareness to safely perform construction work.

Students who successfully complete CPCWHS1001 Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry are awarded with a same day statement of attainment to prove to future employers they possess the relevant knowledge to work in the construction industry.

Workplace Health and Safety knowledge is invaluable to any career path. Find a SA white card training venue with white card courses near you and enrol today!

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Upcoming SA White Card Courses

LocationCourse TitleTraining BeginsPrice
AUD
(ex GST)
 
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 2

Salisbury 2
Unit 6
Level 1, 89 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustrySat, 25 May 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 2

Salisbury 2
Unit 6
Level 1, 89 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryThu, 30 May 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
MORPHETT VALE, SA
Morphett Vale 3

Morphett Vale 3
Morphett Vale Market Place
Unit 8
6-20 Taylors Avenue
Morphett Vale 5162
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryFri, 31 May 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 1

Salisbury 1
Unit 6
Level 1, 89 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustrySat, 1 Jun 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 2

Salisbury 2
Unit 6
Level 1, 89 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryTue, 4 Jun 2024
9:00am - 2:30pm
99.00
MORPHETT VALE, SA
Morphett Vale 4

Morphett Vale 4
Morphett Vale Market Place
Unit 4
6-20 Taylors Avenue
Morphett Vale 5162
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryWed, 5 Jun 2024
9:00am - 2:30pm
99.00
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 1

Salisbury 1
Unit 6
Level 1, 89 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryThu, 6 Jun 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 2

Salisbury 2
Unit 6
Level 1, 89 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryMon, 10 Jun 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
MAWSON LAKES, SA
Mawson Lakes

Mawson Lakes
Mawson Lakes Hotel
10 Main Street
Mawson Lakes 5095
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryTue, 11 Jun 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
ADELAIDE, SA
Adelaide 3

Adelaide 3
Level 3, 50 King William Street
Adelaide 5000
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryWed, 12 Jun 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
MORPHETT VALE, SA
Morphett Vale 4

Morphett Vale 4
Morphett Vale Market Place
Unit 4
6-20 Taylors Avenue
Morphett Vale 5162
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryThu, 13 Jun 2024
9:00am - 2:30pm
99.00
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 2

Salisbury 2
Unit 6
Level 1, 89 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryFri, 14 Jun 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
MORPHETT VALE, SA
Morphett Vale 3

Morphett Vale 3
Morphett Vale Market Place
Unit 8
6-20 Taylors Avenue
Morphett Vale 5162
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryFri, 14 Jun 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 1

Salisbury 1
Unit 6
Level 1, 89 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryMon, 17 Jun 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
ADELAIDE, SA
Adelaide 3

Adelaide 3
Level 3, 50 King William Street
Adelaide 5000
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryWed, 19 Jun 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 1

Salisbury 1
Unit 6
Level 1, 89 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryThu, 20 Jun 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 2

Salisbury 2
Unit 6
Level 1, 89 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustrySat, 22 Jun 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
ADELAIDE, SA
Adelaide 3

Adelaide 3
Level 3, 50 King William Street
Adelaide 5000
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryMon, 24 Jun 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 1

Salisbury 1
Unit 6
Level 1, 89 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryTue, 25 Jun 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
MORPHETT VALE, SA
Morphett Vale 4

Morphett Vale 4
Morphett Vale Market Place
Unit 4
6-20 Taylors Avenue
Morphett Vale 5162
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryWed, 26 Jun 2024
9:00am - 2:30pm
99.00
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 1

Salisbury 1
Unit 6
Level 1, 89 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryThu, 27 Jun 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
MORPHETT VALE, SA
Morphett Vale 3

Morphett Vale 3
Morphett Vale Market Place
Unit 8
6-20 Taylors Avenue
Morphett Vale 5162
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryThu, 27 Jun 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
ADELAIDE, SA
Adelaide 3

Adelaide 3
Level 3, 50 King William Street
Adelaide 5000
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryTue, 2 Jul 2024
9:00am - 2:30pm
99.00
MORPHETT VALE, SA
Morphett Vale 4

Morphett Vale 4
Morphett Vale Market Place
Unit 4
6-20 Taylors Avenue
Morphett Vale 5162
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryTue, 2 Jul 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 1

Salisbury 1
Unit 6
Level 1, 89 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryThu, 4 Jul 2024
9:00am - 2:30pm
99.00
ADELAIDE, SA
Adelaide 3

Adelaide 3
Level 3, 50 King William Street
Adelaide 5000
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryFri, 5 Jul 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
MORPHETT VALE, SA
Morphett Vale 3

Morphett Vale 3
Morphett Vale Market Place
Unit 8
6-20 Taylors Avenue
Morphett Vale 5162
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustrySat, 6 Jul 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 1

Salisbury 1
Unit 6
Level 1, 89 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryWed, 10 Jul 2024
9:00am - 2:30pm
99.00
ADELAIDE, SA
Adelaide 3

Adelaide 3
Level 3, 50 King William Street
Adelaide 5000
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryThu, 11 Jul 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
MORPHETT VALE, SA
Morphett Vale 3

Morphett Vale 3
Morphett Vale Market Place
Unit 8
6-20 Taylors Avenue
Morphett Vale 5162
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryFri, 12 Jul 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 1

Salisbury 1
Unit 6
Level 1, 89 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustrySat, 13 Jul 2024
9:00am - 2:30pm
99.00
ADELAIDE, SA
Adelaide 3

Adelaide 3
Level 3, 50 King William Street
Adelaide 5000
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryMon, 15 Jul 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
MORPHETT VALE, SA
Morphett Vale 3

Morphett Vale 3
Morphett Vale Market Place
Unit 8
6-20 Taylors Avenue
Morphett Vale 5162
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryWed, 17 Jul 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
99.00
MORPHETT VALE, SA
Morphett Vale 3

Morphett Vale 3
Morphett Vale Market Place
Unit 8
6-20 Taylors Avenue
Morphett Vale 5162
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustrySat, 27 Jul 2024
9:00am - 2:30pm
99.00
ADELAIDE, SA
Adelaide 3

Adelaide 3
Level 3, 50 King William Street
Adelaide 5000
Australia

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryMon, 29 Jul 2024
9:00am - 2:30pm
99.00
 

White Card Course Overview

Through CPCWHS1001 Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry in South Australia you’ll learn everything about Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) for the construction industry. By the end of the day you’ll be equipped with the basic knowledge to perform the following construction work tasks:

  • Recognise and report construction hazards
  • Understand the importance of hazard and risk control measures
  • Identify different safety signs and symbols
  • Choose the most appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), including high-visibility vests 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
  • Communicate simple safety instructions and emergency response procedures
  • Recognise your safety legislative requirements and other safety regulations

Upon successful completion of CPCWHS1001 Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry students receive a same day statement of attainment and a white card.

Eligibility Criteria

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

  • Reside in the state of South Australia
  • 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 a construction problem or hazard
  • Possess basic English literacy skills to read and follow simple pictorial safety instructions and instructions written in English
  • Possess basic numeracy skills
  • Provide vaild identification as per the Evidence of Identity Requirements
  • 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 of themselves which includes their head, neck, and shoulders.

Training Locations

First Aid Pro runs CPCWHS1001 Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry from several locations across South Australia. 

Find a SA white card training location near you and enrol in CPCWHS1001 – Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry today. 

Adelaide CBD

White Card Course Adelaide - First Aid Pro SA White Card Training Venues

Acquire your Adelaide CBD White Card conveniently at 2/50 King William St. Our central location ensures easy accessibility, providing a prime spot for your White Card training needs in the heart of Adelaide.

Address: 2/50 King William St, Adelaide SA 5000 

Phone: (08) 7120 2570

Marion

White Card Course Marion - First Aid Pro SA White Card Training Venues

Secure your White Card in Marion at the Marion Hotel Function Room. Located at 849 Marion Road, Mitchell Park, this venue offers a convenient setting for residents in Marion and surrounding areas pursuing a Marion White Card.

Address:  Marion Hotel Function Room, 849 Marion Road, Mitchell Park, SA, 5043 

Phone: (08) 7120 2570

Mawson Lakes

White Card Course Mawson Lakes - First Aid Pro SA White Card Training Venues

Attain your White Card at Mawson Lakes with ease at the Mawson Lakes Hotel, 10 Main St. This location provides a convenient and accessible option for those in Mawson Lakes seeking a Mawson Lakes White Card.

Address: Mawson Lakes Hotel, 10 Main St, Mawson Lakes, SA, 5095

Phone: (08) 7120 2570

Morphett Vale

White Card Course Morphett Vale - First Aid Pro SA White Card Training Venues

Conveniently located at Unit 3, 368 Main South Road, Morphett Vale, our training venue ensures accessibility for residents in Morphett Vale and surrounding areas pursuing a Morphett Vale White Card.

Address: Unit 3, 368 Main South Road, Morphett Vale, 5162

Phone: (08) 7120 2570

Mount Barker

White Card Course Mount Barker - First Aid Pro SA White Card Training Venues

Earn your White Card in the picturesque town of Mount Barker at the Mount Barker Town Hall. Situated at the corner of Gawler & Stephen St, this location offers a convenient spot for Mount Barker residents pursuing a Mount Barker White Card.

Address: Mount Barker Town Hall, Corner of Gawler & Stephen St, Mount Barker, SA, 5251

Phone: (08) 7120 2570

Mount Gambier

White Card Course Mount Gambier - First Aid Pro SA White Card Training Venues

Seize your White Card opportunity in Mount Gambier at the Comfort Inn The Lakes/Lakes Resort. Located at 17 Lake Terrace West, this venue ensures accessibility and convenience for residents in Mount Gambier pursuing a Mount Gambier White Card.

Address: Comfort Inn The Lakes/Lakes Resort, 17 Lake Terrace West, Mount Gambier SA, 5290

Phone: (08) 7120 2570

Norwood

White Card Course Norwood - First Aid Pro SA White Card Training Venues

Obtain your White Card conveniently at the Norwood Function Room, Woods St, Norwood. This central location in Norwood provides easy accessibility for those in the area pursuing a Norwood White Card.

Address: Norwood Function Room, Woods St, Norwood SA 5067

Phone: (08) 7120 2570

Salisbury

White Card Course Salisbury - First Aid Pro SA White Card Training Venues

Achieve your White Card in Salisbury at 6/89 John Street. Our Salisbury location ensures convenience and accessibility for residents in Salisbury and nearby areas pursuing a Salisbury White Card.

Address: 6/89 John Street, Salisbury, SA 5108

Phone: (08) 7120 2570

Career Opportunities

CPCWHS1001 Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry provides students with the essential general induction training to cover a variety of possible jobs. It’s not just for construction workers.

A white card is most often associated with working on construction sites, but holding this qualification is necessary to join any worksite where physical or manual labour and risk management are common practice. Following are some of the industries and possible career paths:

  • 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.
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Delivery Method

Our South Australian white card course is conducted entirely in-person via face-to-face, practical training. Our training program lasts only one (1) business day, from 9am to 4:30pm. At the end of this face-to-face session students will complete classroom assessment tasks including a written assessment, 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 South Australia is available to all prospective students for a simple, one time fee of only $99. There is no additional cost to receive your white card.

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

Do White Cards Expire?

White cards have no expiration date. However, if you have not worked in construction for 2 years or more, SafeWork SA recommends you attend another course.

How Long Does a White Card Last?

A white card remains valid for life. However, it is vital to stay informed of any regulatory changes which may affect certification status. Regularly check for updates to ensure your qualification remains valid.

How to Get a White Card?

If you're looking to obtain a white card, completing the nationally accredited construction induction training is a must. 

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

How to Apply for a White Card?

Upon completion, students will receive:

  • Statement of Attainment
  • General Construction Induction Card (Issued and posted by SafeWork SA)

To get a replacement for a lost or stolen white card, please contact us.

How Long Does It Take to Get a White Card?

The duration of white card training varies, but at First Aid Pro our programs are efficient, effective, and can be completed only one (1) day.

Is This An Online White Card Course?

No, there is no online training. Our course uses a face-to-face training session that will ensure you have the practical skills and knowledge to work in the construction industry.

Who Needs a White Card?

In Australia all individuals employed in the construction industry must have a white card. This is a legal obligation that promotes safe working construction sites.