CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry



CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

This course is required by SafeWork NSW for all persons working within the construction industry. It is an entry level induction that addresses the relevant aspects of work, health and safety in this industry. This course is a nationally accredited course which is mandatory for all persons working in or around the construction industry. 


Basic work health and safety knowledge and skills are essential for a safe working environment. Before commencing work on site, it is important for workers to understand basic work health and safety concepts, risk management and emergency procedures. This course is designed to raise awareness of workplace safety and eliminate workplace accidents.

Targeted Audience

This course should be completed by any person wanting to work in or around the Construction Industry. Workers who are required to hold a Construction Industry Induction Card (White Card) include:

  • Supervisors
  • Site Managers
  • Tradespeople
  • Labourers
  • Surveyors
  • People who access operational construction zones
  • Workers whose employment requires them to enter construction zones

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Identify health and safety legislative requirements
  • Identify construction hazards and risk control measures
  • Identify health and safety communication and reporting processes
  • Identify incident and emergency response procedures

Learning Methods

This course is delivered over one-day via face-to-face classroom learning and assessment activities. The learning methods include individual and group activities and simulated workplace environments. The classroom training is completed over a 7 hour period and upon successful completion of this course, participants will be issued with a Statement of Training issued by Worksite Training and a Work Health & Safety General Construction Induction Card issued by SafeWork NSW.

For further course details, please refer to our Construction Industry Induction Card Brochure.


Course Location Date
CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry 35 Yilen Close, Beresfield (Newcastle Training Centre) 25 October 2021