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ACC00007 - White Card Construction Short Course (CPCCWHS1001)

Course Details

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.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this short course.

Course Details

Course Type Short Course (Accredited)
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees
Full Fee $64.00 (2021)
$68.00 (2022)
For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire or Apply Now
Study Area
  • Apprenticeships, Trades & Training
  • Engineering and Built Environment
  • Mining and Energy
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  • Start TAFE Now and vetted Youth Services students
Skill Area
  • Building and Construction

Admission Codes

Domestic Students
Tertiary Admission Centre Codes (TAC) Codes
Not Applicable
International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

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

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 1 core units

Study Mode Definitions

  • Mixed Mode courses are delivered online and require compulsory attendance of site-specific learning activities such as on-campus residential schools and/or workshops.
  • Online courses are delivered using online resources only.
  • On-campus courses are delivered using a combination of face-to-face and video conferencing style teaching at CQUniversity campuses.

*All study modes may include Vocational placement and/or work integrated learning.

Select a course structure below to view the delivery details , including the different study modes offered for each structure.

Please select a course structure from the options below:
STN Course Structure

1 class for 6 hours
  • On-campus
White Card - Short Course
CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry More Information Training.gov Details

Unit Sequence

For the following units, you may choose your own order of study, while taking into account pre-requisite requirements and the unit availability.
Unit Code Unit Name
CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

Staff (Professional Development)

1 Class 6 hours

  • On-campus
White Card
CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry More Information Training.gov Details

Unit Sequence

For the following units, you may choose your own order of study, while taking into account pre-requisite requirements and the unit availability.
Unit Code Unit Name
CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

Course Assessment Information

RPL - Students who have previous informal and formal learning need to advise their trainer/assessor prior to enrolment. If the student wishes to apply for an RPL they need to apply to the RPL Centre.
Credit transfer - If credit for relevant formal qualifications is sought, then the process will be actioned after the student has enrolled in at least one unit of competency as directed by the relevant trainer/assessor. The Trainer/Assessor will work with the student on their credit transfer application, and provide advice and support as necessary.
Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Practical Task
Course Learning Outcomes
Where and when can I start?
You are required to enrol into the course to attend the times listed below.

Course Times

2021

Mackay Ooralea
Dates Start Time End Time Room
3rd March 2021 8:30 AM 4:00 PM Building 82 Room G12
10th March 2021 8:30 AM 4:00 PM Building 82 Room G12
9th June 2021 8:30 AM 4:00 PM Building 82 Room G12
8th September 2021 8:30 AM 4:00 PM Building 82 Room G12
1st November 2021 8:30 AM 4:00 PM Building 82 Room G12
Rockhampton City
Dates Start Time End Time Room
3rd May 2021 - 17th September 2021 N/A N/A N/A
More Details
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