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Wanting to qualify yourself to work in the construction industry and searching for certified white card Central Coast training? We’ve got the solution at Leading Safety Training.
As the Central Coast continues to boom with a growing population and need for new infrastructure, the NSW Government has committed over $1 Billion to infrastructure projects over the next few years. The vast array of construction projects also calls for adequate workplace health and safety training. Leading Safety Training is proud to provide the best white card course Central Coast has to offer, to the workers building and enhancing our coastline.
As a certified white card training supplier, we are passionate about delivering engaging and in-depth white card training Central Coast courses.
White cards are essential for individuals who wish to work on any construction site as per industry requirements. Our industry-experienced and qualified instructors will provide you with everything you need to know to keep yourself and those around safe on site. Our relevant and informative white card Central Coast courses are approved by Safe Work NSW and will help you maintain best practices within the industry.
Identify construction hazards and risk control measures.
Identify health and safety communication and reporting processes.
Identify health and safety legislative requirements of construction work.
Minimum Course Duration is 6 hours, 45 minutes. The course time includes two fifteen-minute breaks.
The course includes written, verbal, and practical assessments.
Students who complete the course get a Statement of Attainment and SafeWork NSW Statement of Training. The SafeWork NSW Statement of Training allows participants to work straight away, and SafeWork NSW will send out their White Card within 60 days.
Evidence of Identity
The minimum participant age for the course is 14 years old. A school Photo ID Card can confirm evidence of identity for high school students. Any other participants wishing to attend must bring 100 points of identity. The documents are audited at the beginning of the course. The following combinations are accepted:
• High School Students only – School Photo ID Card or
• Passport plus Australian driver’s license or
• Full Australian birth certificate plus Australian driver’s license or
• Australian driver’s license plus Medicare card plus bank card plus a utility bill or phone bill or car rego papers.
Please visit the SafeWork Australia Evidence of Identity guide for more information.
Before booking a course, you should be aware of our refund policy, complaints/appeals processes, student support, your responsibilities and rights as a student. This information and more is available on our Student Information page. Please let us know, before enrolment, about any special needs you may have for you to successfully complete your course. You may wish to attempt a Language Literacy & Numeracy (LLN) assessment to find out if you need special support. This LLN assessment is available on request. We may ask you to complete this LLN assessment before course enrolment.
Unique Student Identifier
The Australian Government requires ALL students to register for a Unique Student Identifier (USI). It is easy and fast to do. Students must bring their USI number to the course, including the exact name they used to register for the USI. A White Card or Statement of Attainment can not be issued unless a valid USI is received.
Getting a white card is fairly straight forward – all you have to do is confirm your booking with Leading Safety Training, and we’ll take care of it from there! We provide a white card course Central Coast certificate, and will have it with you within 60 days. We can deliver these in person at our physical locations or virtually with online training via Zoom.
Taking less than a working day from start to finish, the course for attaining a white card will walk you through basic construction safety and health training. This course is obligatory for anyone who is employed in or wishes to work in the construction industry. The white card has also previously been known as the Blue Card, Red Card or Green Card course.
It is essential that your general construction induction training on the Central Coast is completed with a certified training organisation, like Leading Safety Training, to get a white card. To verify your relevant details and be eligible for the course, we require you to fulfil a 100-point identification check.
COVID-19 hasn’t stopped our passion for safety and providing our white card Central Coast course. You can still attain your white card during these uncertain times. We are taking extra steps for our students and instructors to ensure a safe, protected and engaging learning environment on the Central Coast and across the State. Our virtual and face-to-face locations are now back up and running. We now offer training via Zoom so you can complete the course for white card attainment.
If you want to work in construction, you need a white card. On the Central Coast everywhere in NSW, a valid white card is required by anyone who works in the construction industry. This includes labourers, surveyors, tradespeople and even site managers. Individuals who access operational construction zones unaccompanied and indirectly supervised must also have a white card. In addition to this, individuals whose profession causes them to enter operational construction sites regularly will also need to undertake the white card course Central Coast training and receive their certification.
Your white card certificate is a mandatory card required by all individuals who work on a construction site and is also known as a general construction induction card. Our white card training Central Coast course covers important subject matter about health and safety in the workplace. This training and accreditation process ensures there is less risk of on-site accidents through individual and collective education.
Students must display a personal awareness of Work Health & Safety legislative requirements, essential risk management and injury and illness prevention best practices in the construction industry. This course is designed to eliminate risks that cause injuries and fatalities on site. To put it simply, we aim to raise awareness of the best practices while operating on construction sites to keep everyone safe.
A white card, also known as a general construction induction card, is a compulsory card needed by all workers on a Central Coast construction site. The white card course Central Coast training covers important topics about health and safety in the workplace. Having the necessary training and white card certification reduces the risk of experiencing an accident on-site, or indeed, causing one.
As long as you want, provided you continue working in the construction industry. Your white card will be valid upon completion of your training, and it won’t expire until you finish working in the industry under the current legislation. Once you have been awarded your white card, it will stay valid as long as you are operating in the construction industry. That being said, two consecutive years without working in the construction industry will require you to refresh your knowledge and renew the validity of your white card.
If you’re located in Central Coast, you can obtain a white card by completing the course via our Zoom virtual training. We deliver our white card course both face to face and online via Zoom at Leading Safety Training.