White Card Melbourne

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.

ATTENTION ALL CLASS ATTENDANTS:

Edway Training in line with Victorian Government regulation due to COVID-19 Stage 4 restrictions, recommend that anyone interested in obtaining a CI White Card should enrol into our Worksafe approved Connected Real Time Delivery offered online.

However, for those that are unable to enrol in the Connected Real Time Delivery course, Edway Training will offer limited places for onsite face to face classes each week.

COVID-19 Update

Edway Training, with confirmation from the Victorian Government will be offering limited training services onsite. This is to assist permitted work premises and permitted workers to obtain necessary qualifications, specifically in the areas of First Aid and Construction work.

All courses will follow strict COVID-19 precautions and requirements based on guidelines set out by the Victorian Government for permitted workplaces.

These include;

  • Edway Training will abide by and have available at all times a COVIDSafe Plan
  • All Edway Training staff have completed COVID-19 Infection Control Training
  • Edway Training will offer hand sanitation stations in every class room and at the entrance and exit of our building.
  • All staff and students will be required to sign a declaration that they are free of any signs or symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19), and or close contact of anyone who has tested positive.
  • All student and staff are required to wear a facemask at all times.
  • All staff and students are required to have their temperature is taken prior to entry into classes.
  • All classes will be conducted abiding by the 4sqm and 1.5m social distancing guidelines.
  • Classes will have regular breaks every 2 hours.
  • Edway Training’s staff will sanitise all surfaces and high contact items such as door handles at each break and air the room during the break.
  • During breaks, the student will be required to maintain social distancing and to spend as much of the break outside as possible.

 

Duration

6 Hours

Location

Melbourne, Hallam, Sunshine

Cost

Booked and Paid online: $190

Course Overview

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction IndustryCPCCWHS1001

  • Certificate Issued on the Day
  • 6 Hours
  • In Person
  • 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

Details/Requirements

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

1. IDENTIFICATION

Participants must provide one form of photo I.D. (e.g. passport, Australian driver’s licence, proof of age card, student card).

Please note that non-Australian Driver’s Licences are not accepted.

Check WorkSafe VIC list of acceptable forms of I.D.

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

2. ATTENDANCE

Participants should arrive 15 minutes prior the scheduled starting time of the course to complete the necessary registration paperwork.

ENTRY TO THE COURSE WILL BE REFUSED if participants arrive 15 minutes after the scheduled starting time.

3. LANGUAGE, LITERACY AND NUMERACY (LLN)

As per WorkSafe Victoria requirements, the basic understanding, reading and writing of English is required. Use of interpreters and translators is not allowed.

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

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

For further information on student support services please refer to the student handbook.

4. PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT (PPE)

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

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)

Course Locations

MELBOURNE Suite 1.05, Level 1, 3 Bowen Crescent, Melbourne VIC 3004
SUNSHINE 2 Hampton Avenue, Sunshine VIC 3020
HALLAM 2/35 Rimfire Drive, Hallam VIC 3803
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Cost

ONLINE PAYMENT $190
When booking a course, online payment is required.
Payment Method: VISA and MASTERCARD payments are accepted (0% surcharge fee).

INVOICE $190
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.

IF A PARTICIPANT FAILS TO PRODUCE A VALID USI NUMBER, STATEMENT OF ATTAINMENT CANNOT BE ISSUED.

  • 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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