Online Construction Induction (White Card)

Course Title CPCCWHS1001 - Prepare to work safely in the construction industry (Release 1)
Course Length 1 day (9:00am - 3:30pm)
Study Mode Online (day) via virtual training room

Work Health and Safety

This White Card course covers the basic Work Health & Safety (WHS) knowledge required before anyone commences work within the construction industry. It will help you comply with the industry’s legislative requirements. In this course, you will gain knowledge around how WHS affects you personally, about the fundamental cores of risk management, and about preventing illness, injury and endangerment.


What will you learn?

In this course, you will gain knowledge around how WHS affects your personally, about the fundamental cores of risk management, and about preventing illness, injury and endangerment.

Session Content

Times Session
Online registration Online registration must be completed prior to the course commencement
9:00am – 12:30pm Real time instructor led training session via video conference
12:30pm – 1:00pm Break
1:00pm – 2:00pm Complete online eLearning activities and view demonstrations via Learning Management System
2:00pm – 3:30pm Real time instructor led training session via video conference


Upon successful completion, a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment will be issued for the following units of competency:

  • CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry.


You will be assessed in the session, and will be required to demonstrate the knowledge and skills to gain competency over  three assessments:

  • A multiple choice quiz
  • A case study
  • A practical task completed via video conference


When you study with genU Training, we want you to succeed. Entry requirements allow us to make sure that you have the right pre-existing knowledge and skills to achieve your chosen course. You will need to provide evidence that you meet the requirements listed in this section.

Entry requirements

  • Identification
    • Current Photo ID (eg: Drivers license, Keypass ID card, Passport)

Study requirements

During your study, you will need to meet specific requirements that are necessary for you to complete your course work and be successful:

1. Language, Literacy and Numeracy

Students will need to demonstrate that they have the appropriate language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) skills

2. Your agreement

Please note this training will be recorded for video assessment evidence

3. Your equipment

Please note you need the following equipment to participate:

    • Eye Protection (Safety Glasses – meets standard AS 1337.1)
    • Hearing Protection (Ear Muffs- meets standard AS/NZS 1270)
    • Head Protection (Hard Hat – meets standard  AS/NZS 1801)
    • High Visibility Vest (meets standard AS/NZS 4602.1)

4. Your workstation

Make sure you have a suitable area to complete your training, e.g.  Desk/table, comfortable chair, no tripping hazards and room to move around for assessment.
The training goes for 6 hours so please make sure you’ve got access to water/tea/coffee (you will also get a lunch break).

5. Your setup

Your training can be completed anywhere you have access to data/Wifi on a Desktop Computer, Laptop, Tablet or Mobile Phone.

You will need to download & have access to Zoom (video conference software) prior to your training, this will allow you to login to your ‘live’ training sessions, you can do this by searching Zoom in:

• App Store on your IPhone/IPad/MacBook
• Google Play on your Android phone/tablet
• Copy & Paste the following link on your laptop or desktop computer web browser:

Please note: You will need access to turn your Camera and Microphone on as required when using Zoom.

You must complete your online enrolment to gain access to the Learning Management System (LMS) online learning login details.

What you will get from us

An email from us 24 hours prior to your training, this email will  include:

  • A link for you to click on that will automatically open your Zoom app  and take you to your ‘live’ training session on the day of your training. Please ensure you click this link 10 minutes prior to your training start time
  • Instructions of how to login to the LMS to complete your online learning activities and view demonstrations.


Victorian residents can access this course via our full fee for service rate.

Fee For Service
$AUD 220.00 (per person)

* Course costs may vary subject to location and equipment requirements

There may also be other charges such as material or amenities fees. A genU Training staff member will assist you in determining your course fees and a statement of fees detailing all course charges will be provided prior to enrolment.

For full details of genU Training’s course fees please view our Fees & Charges page.


genU Training offer Online Construction Induction Training (White Card), in the following format:

Virtual Training Room (day)  – Study in real time online with instructor-led sessions via video conferencing, supplemented with guided activities via the Learning Management System (eLearning)

1 day (9am – 3:30pm)


Time zones:  Local state time zones are observed


Need assistance or have a question. Please contact the Training U For Work team on:

Hours: Mon-Fri, 9am – 5pm (AEDT/AEST)

Office: 1300 582 687 (option 4) ; or

Direct: 0477 026 638 ; or


Upcoming Courses

Friday, 2nd Jul 2021

  • Delivery State: Vic
  • Location: Online
  • Study Mode: Virtual
  • Study Time: One day
  • Vacancies: 8

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