Get on-site quickly with the AVELING New South Wales White Card course.
AVELING has updated the White Card Unit of Competency to the CPCCWHS1001 – Prepare to work safely in the construction industry in our comprehensive online unit. AVELING’s Construction White Card WHS Online Training is the easy and flexible way to obtain your construction induction white card. The course content is fully up-to-date and covers the latest Work Health and Safety (WHS) laws.
Please note: AVELING will issue a Queensland White Card and Statement of Attainment for CPCCWHS1001 – Prepare to work safely in the construction industry. AVELING’s course and White Card are accepted in NSW. Under the Work Health and Safety Regulation 2011 (WHS Regulation), WorkCover NSW recognises all interstate General Construction Induction Training White Card issued under corresponding Work Health and Safety legislation as well as a range of cards issued under previous arrangements. More information is available from WorkCover NSW.
Click on the State below to access the relevant White Card course:
- Australian Capital Territory
- Northern Territory
- South Australia
- Western Australia
Note: The previous White Card Unit of Competency CPCCOHS1001A – Work safely in the construction industry has been superseded and is no longer available. Please refer to our FAQ’s for responses to questions that you might have about the new Unit of Competency or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Assurance Audit and Assessment:
To receive the White Card, participants are required to complete a verbal assurance audit and assessment, to be done:
- By video call (e.g. Skype – a webcam/smart phone and PPE are required, refer to notes below)
This is to be conducted by an authorised AVELING assessor, taking approximately 30 minutes to complete. The verbal assessment consists of 26 questions. It can be completed on weekdays, between 7.30am and 3.30pm (AWST).
PPE Requirements For Assessment:
Our assessment requires participants to demonstrate proper use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). When doing the assessment via video call, ensure the following PPE is ready for use and in good working order before the assessment:
- Hard hat
- Eye protection
- Hearing protection (ear muffs or ear plugs)
- High visibility (hi-vis) vest
In cases where participants are from a non-English speaking background and/or have difficulty in communicating in English, AVELING may engage the services of external providers for translation and interpretation services. Where this is required, additional fees will apply from $55 + GST for up to 30 minutes with an interpreter. Higher fees will apply if more than 30 minutes is required.
Participants must successfully complete AVELING’s assurance audit and verbal assessment within 12 months from course enrolment. On successful completion of all components, AVELING will issue the Statement of Attainment to the participant. For instances where the assurance audit and/or the verbal assessment is not completed within the 12 months, participants will be required to redo the course.
- Identify health and safety legislative requirements of construction work
- Identify construction hazards and risk control measures
- Identify health and safety communication and reporting processes
- Identify incident and emergency response
Course Delivery Charges
|Regular Domestic Post||No charge|
|Express Domestic Post||$10 incl. GST|
|Jandakot Pick up||No charge|
|International Post||$20 GST free|
$80 (GST free)
Anyone who wants to work in the construction industry and those currently working in the construction industry that wish to refresh their knowledge.
This course provides you with the Unit of Competency CPCCWHS1001 - Prepare to work safely in the construction industry. On successful completion, participants will receive a QLD White Card and a Statement of Attainment for the Unit of Competency.
Participants will have to complete the AVELING assurance audit, verbal assessment and course verification before the White Card can be issued. The assurance audit/verbal assessment is usually completed in 30 minutes, via a video call.
When completing the assessment via video call, participants MUST have the following personal protective equipment (PPE): a hard hat, hearing protection, high-visibility vest and eye protection.