CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work in the construction industry

Whether you are a skilled labourer or need to enter work sites as a part of your job, this qualification will ensure that you’re Worksafe approved by obtaining your whitecard today.

Course content

This course covers the following modules:

Legislation, industry agreements, schemes and training

Workcover and the Inspectorate

Codes of practice, workers compensation and EEO

Working with heights, ladders and manual handling

Organising OH&S

Risk management; risk and noise control

Material Safety Date Sheets (M.S.D.S.)

Dangerous goods, site signage, emergency and evacuation

Scaffolding standards (into to AS 6001+)

Safety officers, building hazards/control

Sexual harassment and bullying

Personal Protection Equipment (P.P.E)

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Who should attend?


Anyone working in the construction industry, whether you are a skilled or casual labourer or need to enter work sites as a part of your job, this qualification will ensure that you are aware of occupational and safety risks .

Course information


One full day session  (total 8 hours) Upon successful completion participants will be issued with a statement of attainment.

Delivery mode

On campus or in your workplace


$165 (enrolled secondary students fee $100)

Upon successful completion participates will be issued with an OH&S Induction Card bearing the Foundations for Safety logo. (allow approximately 4 weeks for issue of card)


Photo identification must be presented on the day of the training

Lunch – only tea and coffee is provided



Yarra Junction campus (next to the Upper Yarra Museum)
Community Workskills Centre
2415 Warburton Hwy, Yarra Junction
03 5967 1776

Lilydale campus
211 Main Street, Lilydale
1300 835 235

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03 5967 1776 – Yarra Junction

2463 Warburton Hwy, Yarra Junction 3797

1300 835 235 – Lilydale

211 Main Street, Lilydale 3140