CPCCWHS1001 – PREPARE TO WORK SAFELY IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY (NSW)

CPCCWHS1001 - PREPARE TO WORK SAFELY IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY (NSW)
COURSE SUMMARY

A construction worker must have completed general construction induction training (commonly known as the “White Card”) before being permitted to commence work on a construction site. This is a mandatory requirement across Australia.

If you have never worked in the construction industry before or you have lost your White Card; then this is the course for you.

This course will help introduce you to or serve as a reminder of the current health and safety legislative requirements, personal awareness, and the basic principles of risk management for working in the construction industry 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.

COURSE CONTENT
  • Introduction and overview
  • Construction hazards and risk control measures
  • Identify health and safety communication and reporting processes
  • Safe work practices that should be followed in construction work
  • Identify incident and emergency response procedures
  • Assessments  and practical tasks
PROVIDER OF TRAINING AND ASSESSMENT

This course is delivered and assessed on behalf of Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909 by ERT Group Pty Ltd.

CPCCWHS1001 - PREPARE TO WORK SAFELY IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY (NSW) | cpccwhs1001

Important information prior to enrolment
UNIT BEING DELIVERED

The following unit(s) will be awarded to successful participants in this course. The certificate will be issued by Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. To view full unit details please visit www.training.gov.au

  • CPCCWHS1001 – Prepare to work safely in the construction industry
RECERTIFICATION

Participants are required to re-certify every 2 years from their completion date to maintain currency if they have not been employed or involved within the construction industry.

COURSE DELIVERY

This course will be delivered in the workplace or at an ERT Group Pty Ltd training facility.

COURSE DURATION (FACE TO FACE)
  • Face to Face – 7 hours (minimum) – full face to face course. There are specific conditions, for example: 100 points of identification must be provided.
WORK PLACEMENT ARRANGEMENTS

No work placement arrangements will be required as part of this course

LEARNERS RIGHTS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND SUPPORT, INCLUDING COMPLAINTS

Please note that enrolment to this course is made with Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. Please refer to the student handbook located on the RTO website for all details relating to rights and responsibilities including complaints and appeals.

COURSE FEES AND PAYMENTS
  • Please refer to our booking calendar for individual course fees
  • Refund and fee protection policy – Please refer to the student handbook
  • Payment Terms – Payment for individual participants is upfront, group booking payment terms are based on agreement between the client and service provider.
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

An individual undertaking this course with Allens Training Pty Ltd will need to demonstrate the following to be eligible for entry:

  • Proof of age – must be 14 years or over.
  • Valid working email address.
  • 100 Points of current (original) and valid identification (including Photographic ID). Student will be provided with an Evidence of Identification Checklist (EOI) to complete on enrolment. Photocopied or certified documents  cannot be accepted.
  • Physical capacity to demonstrate the correct donning and removing of PPE for assessment.

Pre-course study: Students may be required to undertake online pre-course work prior to attending the face to face session.

Online study: Students must have access to a computer, smartphone, tablet or other electronic device with access to the internet to complete the online/ pre-course studies.

PREREQUISITES
  •  There are no prerequisites
WHAT HAPPENS AT THE COURSE?
ASSESSMENT REQUIREMENTS

Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks. These are detailed in the sections following.

ASSESSMENT ACTIVITIES

Assessments conducted during face-to-face training session(s) include:

Practical scenarios – The assessor must observe the following practical scenarios of learners demonstrating the correct fitting of the following Personal Protective Equipment (PPE):

  • Eye protection
  • Hearing protection
  • Hard hat
  • High visibility retro reflective vest
  • dust mask

Theory assessment – A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice and short answer questions. The student must complete all assessment questions.  

*Please note that ERT Fire & Rescue supplies all equipment necessary for you to undertake your training. ERT Fire & Rescue always recommend and encourage you to bring along your own equipment. Trainee’s must wear appropriate clothing that will get dirty and enclosed footwear is essential.

ERT Fire & Rescue can provide tailored on-site workplace training. Please contact our office on 0267 621 754 for a quote