White Card Melbourne Online

Construction Induction training course (also known as the White Card or Red Card training) is a mandatory legal requirement for all persons involved in the construction industry.


During COVID-19, WorkSafe VIC allows online Connected in Real-Time delivery via Zoom.


6 Hours




Booked and Paid online: $220

Course Overview

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryCPCCWHS1001

  • WorkSafe VIC approved
  • 6 Hours
  • Online
  • Nationally Accredited

This course supersedes and is equivalent to Work Safely in the Construction Industry CPCCOHS1001A

WorkSafe VIC recognises Statements of Attainment issued under new unit of competency.

Edway is Nationally Recognised & Accepted
by all Employers

Nationally Recognised White Card Training


Construction Induction training is required for:

  • All persons who carry out construction work, including site managers and supervisors, surveyors, labourers and trades persons
  • All persons who access operational construction zones unaccompanied or not directly supervised by an inducted person
  • All persons whose employment causes them to routinely enter operational construction zones

IMPORTANT NOTICE: To receive a WorkSafe Victoria issued White Card, a person must attend a formal face-to-face training session. White cards obtain through online providers might not be accepted on some construction site in Victoria.

Construction Induction training covers Work Health and Safety (WHS) related topics, such as health and safety legislative requirements of construction work, construction hazards and risk control measures, health and safety communication and reporting processes and incident and emergency response procedures.

White Card training course consists of PowerPoint presentation, class activities, videos and end of the day assessment.

White Card Information:

  • WorkSafe VIC issued plastic cards are national and accepted all across Australia
  • If a person is out of the industry for 2 consecutive years, WorkSafe VIC recommends to re-do the course to be compliant and have up-to-date safety information.
  • To get a replacement for a lost or stolen WorkSafe VIC issued white card, a person needs to contact WorkSafe VIC directly on 1300 852 562.

Owner Builder Information:

When applying for the Owner Builder licence, you will be required to provide a copy of your plastic white card.

Please note that the Victorian Building Association (VBA) accepts ONLY plastic cards. Paper Statements of Attainment are not accepted.

Course Requirements


To attend a training session, you’ll require to have a device (laptop, desktop or tablet) that is compatible with Zoom.

To test if your device is compatible, visit zoom test page.

To check zoom’s technical requirements, refer to the Zoom Technical Requirements section of the terms and conditions page.

2. PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)

To attend the class, you MUST have the following PPE available prior to the beginning of the class.

PPE is available for sale through the hardware warehouses (such as Bunnings or RSEA).

Please note that PPE must meet Australian Standards (refer to below list for standards and examples).

According to the WorkSafe VIC, following PPE is required
1. Head Protection (hard hat) (AS/NZS 1801 Occupational protective helmets) See Bunnings UniSafe Yellow Type 1 ABS Safety Helmet

2. Eye Protection (AS 1337.1 Personal eye protection, Eye and face protectors for occupational applications) See Bunnings EyeShileds Safety Glasses

3. Hearing Protection (AS/NZS 1270 Acoustics – Hearing protectors) See Bunnings 3M Disposable Ear Plugs

4. High visibility reflective vest (AS/NZS 4602.1 High visibility safety garments class day/night and AS/NZS 1906.4 – Retroreflective materials & High Visibility materials for safety garments)
See Bunnings UniSafe Large Orange Hi-Vis Day / Night Safety Vest

3. LLN (Language, Literacy and Numeracy)

As part of our pre-training review, all students are required to complete LLN indicator to determine a student’s eligibility for enrolment into their selected course.

All students enrolling into any Edway Training course must have LLN skills to do simple calculations, understand English well enough to be able to read, write, and provide verbal responses to questions in English.

If you feel you will require assistance, please ask to speak with a trainer confidentially at enrolment.

4.USI (Unique Student Identifier)

STATEMENT OF ATTAINMENT WILL NOT BE ISSUED if a participant does not provide a valid USI

All participants MUST provide their USI. If you do not have a USI, please create one here.


ENTRY TO THE COURSE WILL BE REFUSED if a participant arrives 15 min after the scheduled starting time.

Participants should arrive 15 min prior to the scheduled starting time to complete the necessary registration checks.


STATEMENT OF ATTAINMENT WILL NOT BE ISSUED if a participant does not provide a valid form of I.D.

Participant MUST provide a 1 form of I.D. (e.g. Passport, Driver’s Licence, KeyPass).

After completing registration online, ID needs to be uploaded into the LMS and then presented during the Zoom training session.

Course Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive:

  • Statement of Attainment (which is issued on the day of training and allows to start work immediately)
  • WorkSafe VIC issued Construction Induction plastic card (which will be mailed by WorkSafe Victoria)


When booking a course, online payment is required.
Payment Method: VISA and MASTERCARD payments are accepted (0% surcharge fee).

This payment method ONLY applies to companies and employment agencies.
A valid Purchase Order / Authority to Invoice MUST be submitted prior to the day of training.
For more information, please refer to the ‘Invoice Payment Procedure’ section of the confirmation email.
Terms & Conditions apply.

Training Provider Information

White Card training course is delivered and certificates are issued by the Edway Training (RTO No 91401).

Edway Training is approved by WorkSafe Victoria and accredited by Australian Skills and Quality Authority (ASQA) to deliver this training course.

Important USI Requirement

From 1 January 2015, every student who undertakes nationally recognised Vocational Education and Training (VET) in Australia is required to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Students can use their USI to access their enrolment and achievement record from a single online source. The USI is made up of ten numbers and letters. A USI account will contain all of a student’s nationally recognised training records and results since 1 January 2015.


  • Edway Training will verify your USI before a certificate or statement can be issued.
  • You can apply for your USI after completing this registration process here https://www.usi.gov.au

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Our 6 Hour course fits neatly into busy schedules. See our dates and times from 10am – 4pm each day.

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To book a course, click your preferred date and location from the calendar. Then complete the online registration form on the following page. Once your details are submitted, you will receive confirmation of your booking via email.

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Edway Training is a well-established, Australian based short courses training provider. We specialise in courses for construction, health and hospitality industries.

We have a solid reputation for running quality Group Training Programs across Sydney, NSW and Melbourne, VIC. Edway Training is committed to providing quality training at affordable prices. We are very flexible with the time and dates of the delivery of the courses and will do our best to accommodate your schedule. If the course can’t be delivered at your location, we can organise a special class for your group at one of our offices.

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