CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry (Online)

prepare to work safely in the construction industry
prepare to work safely in the construction industry

Course Description

This 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. This unit meets the general construction induction training requirements of:· Part 1.1 Definitions and Part 6.5 of the Model Work Health and Safety Regulations;

Division 11 of Part 3 of the Occupational Safety and Health Regulations 1996 for Western Australia; and· Division 3 of Part 5.1 of the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2007 for Victoria.· It is expected that site-specific induction training will be conducted prior to conducting construction work.


1 session of 6 hours – Online via Zoom WHSQ Approved White Card

This Training Product will be delivered as follows:

No of students per class – Maximum 10 in the virtual classroom:

Course Fee & Administration Fee

Course Fees Individual Learners $89.00 each, Includes all administration fees and must be paid before course commencement. All Resources, course-ware and handouts provided.

Selection Criteria

Students will need to meet the Selection Criteria requirements to be eligible to enter into this course. Evidence of the student meeting the Selection Criteria will be collected as part of the Enrolment process. Must provide 100 Points of ID, acceptable photo ID such as Queensland driver’s license, or any other Australian driving license, passport, QLD proof of age card or Key-pass card. · Willing to do Language, Literacy and Numeracy Test

The RTO reserves the right to change the units within this training as required

Please refer to the Enrolment Form, for the terms and conditions of enrolment, which includes: Enrolment and Selection; Training Guarantee; Course Fees, Payments and Refunds; Course Fees paid in Advance; Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) or Credit Transfer.

Mode of Assessment