WHS Regulation 39 states that a person conducting a business or undertaking (PCBU) must ensure that information, training and instruction provided to a worker is suitable and adequate, having regard to:
- the nature of the work carried out by the worker
- the nature of the risks associated with the work at the time the information, training apr instruction is provided, and
- the control measures implemented.
The person must, so far as is reasonably practicable, ensure the information, training and instruction is provided in a way that is readily understandable by any person to whom it is provided.
WHS Regulation 445 states that a PCBU must ensure workers who they reasonably believe may be involved in asbestos removal work in the workplace or the carrying out of asbestos-related work are trained in the identification, safe handling and suitable control measures for asbestos and asbestos-containing materials (ACM).
WHS Regulation 460 states that a licensed asbestos removalist must not direct or allow a worker to carry out licensed asbestos removal work unless the removalist is satisfied that the worker holds a certification in relation to the specified VET course for asbestos removal relevant to the class of licensed asbestos removal work to be carried out by the worker.
Non-friable asbestos removal training covers topics such as prepare for asbestos removal, prepare asbestos removal area and removal site, isolate removal site, carry out asbestos removal process, carry out decontamination process, clean up work site, contribute to and use documentation in line with regulatory requirements.
The course consists of powerpoint theory presentation, videos, practical activities and end of the day practical and theory assessments.
Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive:
- National Statement of Attainment (which is issued on the day of training)
- Plastic wallet size card (which will be mailed after the course)
1. CURRENT WHITE CARD
Participants must hold CPCCOHS1001A Work Safely in the Construction Industry qualification. Statement of the Attainment or the plastic Construction Induction card (also known as the white card) must be presented on the day of training as a proof of qualification.
Please note that the old colour cards (Victorian red card, NSW green card etc) issued prior to May 2009 can not be used as be they do not validate that the person was assessed against CPCCOHS1001A Work Safely in the Construction Industry unit of competency.
STATEMENT OF ATTAINMENT WILL NOT BE ISSUED if participant does not present current white card.
Edway Training offers White Card training course through out the week from 3 different location (Sydney, Parramatta, Liverpool).
Check White Card NSW training schedule.
Participants must provide a valid form of photo I.D. Check examples of accepted forms of I.D.
STATEMENT OF ATTAINMENT WILL NOT BE ISSUED if participants do not provide a sufficient identification documents.
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.
4. BASIC UNDERSTANDING OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE
To complete the course assessment, the basic understanding of reading and writing English is required.
The trainer reserves the right to refuse entry to the course based on the outcome of the Language, Literacy and Numeracy test which is available to all participants.
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