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White Card Construction Short Course (CPCCWHS1001) (ACC00007)

Course summary

This accredited short course covers general safety at construction sites. Participants will receive the necessary General Safety Induction (Construction Industry) Card (also known as a white card) required for site access.

Students undertaking this course will study the accredited unit CPCCWHS1001 - Prepare to work safely in the construction industry.


The fee for this short course will be $60.00.

Course details

Course Type Short Course (Accredited)
Student Availability
  • - Domestic
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire
Study Area
  • - Engineering and Built Environment
Skill Area
  • - Building and Construction
AQF Level

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this short course. 

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

Upon successful completion of this accredited short course, students will receive a Statement of Attainment for the unit, CPCCWHS1001 - Prepare to work safely in the construction industry.

Completion of the program meets the generic health and safety requirements to be employed on a construction site for construction type work or a prescribed activity. It is suitable for construction workers, employers, self-employed people involved in structural steel erection, carpentry, bricklaying, concreting, plumbing, electrical, painting, refurbishing, shopfitting, repairs, plastering, floor and wall tiling, roof tiling and the installation of floor coverings, for example.

Course Structures

Please select a Course Structure from the options below:

Standard Course Structure

6 Hours

  • On-campus
White Card - (Short Course)
CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

Course Intakes

On Campus

Various course intakes are available in 2018 which are specific to each CQUniversity campus.

Duration and dates
1 class, 6 hours


Available classes:

CQUniversity Mackay Ooralea

29 March 2018
13 August 2018
23 November 2018

For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here

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