Re-skill and find work in the construction industry

When you complete prepare to work safely in the construction industry (White Card) skill set, you will be able to demonstrate personal awareness and knowledge of health and safety legislative requirements in order to work safely and prevent injury or harm to self and others. This course is available to people who wish to transition into the construction industry or those already in the industry who are seeking to re-skill.

After completion of the training, participants will be able to demonstrate personal awareness and knowledge of health and safety legislative requirements in order to work safely and prevent injury or harm to self and others.

Participants will learn a range of skills, including:

• identifying and orally reporting common construction hazards
• understanding basic risk control measures
• identifying procedures for responding to potential incidents and emergencies
• correctly selecting and fitting common personal protective equipment (PPE) used for construction work.

After successfully completing this course, you will receive a Statement of Attainment for the nationally accredited unit: CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry. The White Card will be issued by WorkSafe Victoria within 60 days of course completion.

TIMETABLE:
The course runs for 1 day 8:00am – 3:30pm (including breaks).

To help people impacted by COVID-19, the Victorian Government is offering free, short accredited training courses to help you upskill, reskill or get job ready for work in the construction industry.

To enrol now into a maximum of three Construction Industry Skill Sets for free at Chisholm, complete the enquiry form.

Course code
CONISS012
Delivery location
Cranbourne
Online
Not available Online
International
Not available for International students
Length
Part Time, 6 hours.
Start dates
22, 29 October, 17 November, 10 December

Chisholm courses are subject to minimum and maximum group numbers. Courses may be cancelled or postponed if minimum numbers are not achieved by the start date of the course. Courses may close prior to the start date if the maximum numbers are reached. In that situation, eligible applicants will be offered a place in the next available intake.