White Card - Work safely in the construction industry ($115)


This course supports the attainment of the basic OHS knowledge required prior to undertaking designated work tasks within any of the sectors within the construction industry. The course content relates directly to the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction for Construction Work (ASCC 2007).

Course Duration

1 Day Course (6 hours)

Course times – 8:00am to 3:00pm (30 minute lunch break included)

Course Content

  • Duty of care
  • Work Safely in the Construction Industry
  • Hazard management
  • Personal protective equipment and safe use of plant & equipment
  • Safety signs
  • Clean, safe and tidy work sites
  • Accident and incident reporting
  • Site emergency and evacuation
  • Hazard management practical
  • Practical test

Please note that since the 1st July 2011 South Australian White Cards are required to carry a photograph of the holder. Please be aware that photo ID will be required on the day of the course e.g. Driver’s Licence, Student ID, Passport etc.

Currently White Cards issued in South Australia are nationally recognised and do not expire.

Course Pre-requisites

There are no mandated pre-requisites for this course.

Successful Completion

Students who successfully complete all the requirements of this course will be issued with a Statement of Attainment for:

  • CPCCWHS1001 – Prepare to work safely in the construction industry; and
  • White Card

PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) to be supplied by participant

  • Closed in shoes
  • Long pants and a fitted shirt (for WHS reasons please do not wear excessively loose clothing)

Course Locations

Ottoway Trade Training Centre                       Lonsdale Trade Training Centre

275 Grand Junction Road                               5 Refinery Road

OTTOWAY  SA  5013                                         LONSDALE  SA  5160

In addition to courses scheduled at the above locations ATEC can also deliver training at your work site. Contact us for more information.

Pre-enrolment Information

Important information for prospective students in regards to ATEC Policies is available here

How to Apply

Applications and enquiries can be made:

  • Below, by selecting your preferred date; or
  • by email to bookings@atec.asn.au; or
  • by calling ATEC on 1300 112 832.

Course Fees

Payment Methods

Courses must be paid for prior to commencement unless alternative arrangements have been made. Statements may be withheld until payment has been received. Note: Fees and Refund Policy applies.

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Course Dates

Please select your course date.

Start DateLocationCost
Fri 19 Jan 2018 at 8:00AM 1 class 1 unit OTTOWAY $115.00 Enrol
Fri 19 Jan 2018 at 8:00AM 1 class 1 unit LONSDALE $115.00 Enrol
Fri 02 Mar 2018 at 8:00AM 1 class 1 unit OTTOWAY $115.00 Enrol