WHITE CARD - CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

White Card


WHITE CARD - CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

CPCCWHS1001 - Prepare to work safely in the construction industry course contains the unit of competency specifies the mandatory work health and safety training required prior to undertaking construction work. The unit requires the person to demonstrate personal awareness and knowledge of health and safety legislative requirements in order to work safely and prevent injury or harm to self and others. It covers identifying and orally reporting common construction hazards, understanding basic risk control measures, and identifying procedures for responding to potential incidents and emergencies. It also covers correctly selecting and fitting common personal protective equipment (PPE) used for construction work.


Baseline's White Card course is a nationally recognised statement of attainment that will prepare you to be work-site ready for a construction or building site.
A White Card is mandatory for all construction and building site visitors and employees.

Targeted Audience

There are no formal entry requirements stipulated for this program, however candidates must possess basic literacy and numeracy skills in order to communicate and complete documentation in accordance with workplace policy and procedures.
If you have any concerns regarding the literacy and numeracy requirements, please contact 1300 227 354 for assistance.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • A White Card is a requirement across a number of industries. Some of the job roles that require the 'Whitecard' include: Construction Worker, Labourer, Security Officer (working on a construction site) Any other occupation on a construction site.

Program Benefits

  • A nationally recognised Statement of Attainment is issued upon participant being deemed competent in all assessment items.

Learning Methods

Currently Baseline Training delivers the White Card course face to face in the classroom, or onsite for a group. 

Complete your White Card course at any one of our 3 convenient sites across Queensland: Brisbane, Gladstone, or Townsville. Baseline Training provides quality engaging face to face training, ensuring when you leave the course where you will never be left behind. Walk out with your QLD White Card on the same day you complete the course.

Learner Handbook 2019Delivery Mode:

  • 6 hour competency based training course
  • Courses scheduled multiple times a month (Both am & pm)
  • Face to face training by industry qualified trainer
  • Get your white card the same day
  • Suitable for large groups and individuals
  •  Individuals: $65 per person
  •  Groups: Please call to obtain a quotation.
Brisbane, Townsville, Gold Coast, and various locations/worksites as required

Note: If no courses are listed, please call us on 1300 227 354 to discuss our upcoming courses or your group training needs.