Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

Get your essential Construction Induction Card (White Card) to work on building construction sites with our six-hour course.
Building R - Grant Street -SMB
Building R - Grant Street -SMB
2022 Course Dates
Wednesday 8.30am to 4.30pm
23rd February
9th March
6th April
4th May
8th June
13th July
10th August
7th September
12th October
9th November
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1 day full-time
Get your essential Construction Induction Card (White Card) to work on building construction sites with our six-hour course. You'll learn about the occupational health and safety skills needed to work in your industry like managing risks and preventing injuries and illnesses. Prepare to work safely in the construction industry - CPCCWHS1001
* OHS Work in the building and construction industry.

Entry requirements (year 12)

Students must provide photo identification. Applicants must also complete and lodge the Pre-Training Review form which can be downloaded from the TAFE applications webpage. Obtaining a USI (Unique Student Identifyer) and a Language Literacy and Numeracy task are entry requirements of all VET courses

For information in relation to the University and students rights and responsibilities please refer to the VET Information Guide.

Applicants need to demonstrate the literacy and numeracy skills required to undertake this course through a test as part of the application process. The test will be conducted through Federation College prior to commencement of training. Feedback will be provided to the applicant on their results and types of support, if necessary, available to them.

The application method varies depending on your circumstances, please visit our How to apply page for further information.

VTAC application: No

Direct application: Yes

Federation University code: 401318

National course code: CPC30211

Fees are subject to change annually.

Full Fee place: $160.00 ($105 tuition, $55 materials)

If what you have learned at work, from other programs, courses, from life experience or training provided at work is relevant to this program, you may be entitled to gain subject credits or exemptions. The University is obliged to recognise the AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by other registered training organisations. For further details contact Federation University on 1800 333 864.

Pre-apprenticeship and / or apprenticeship

A range of student services are available at most campuses. For further information on these services or for course information, please contact us on 1800 333 864.

The commencement of all programs is subject to available funding and enrolment quotas.

All information contained in this program overview including the availability of programs and fees, is correct at the time of being published, however the University reserves the right to alter any program, procedure or fee. Students should check for any amendment prior to enrolment.

CRICOS Provider No.00103D
Please note: This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding to eligible individuals.
National RTO Code: 4909

School department


Course coordinator

Peter Eltringham