White Card General Information
Inscope's White Card course is accepted in every state/territory in Australia.
All states and territories have agreed to implement the National Code of Practice for Induction For Construction Work which has been declared by Safe Work Australia.
The result is a nationally consistent approach to construction induction training given to workers across Australia.
All workers on a construction site in Australia must hold a White Card. You can get your white card by completing a construction induction course which can be done online.
Our White Card is recognised in all states and territories.
We are an Australian owned and operated company and all our trainers are qualified tradesman.
|Use||Accepted in all Australian States and Territories|
|National Code||CPCCWHS1001 - Prepare to work safely in the construction industry|
|Length of Course||6 hours|
|Training Package||CPC08 Construction, Plumbing and Services|
|Industry||Industry approved Training|
|Training Fees||The course price includes a white card sent via standard post and an emailed certificate.|
|Requirements||To complete this white card course learners will require a PPE kit and a webcam/modern smart phone. If you don't have access to the required PPE we can send them to you. The required PPE includes a hard hat, safety glasses, high visibility clothing and ear plugs/muffs.|
White Card Course Requirements
- Access to the Internet.
- A webcam or a smartphone
- A driver's licence, passport and/or other form of photo-identity (such as a passport or 18+ card)
- A English language, Literacy and Numeracy skill level of 1 is required to complete this course
- Access to the following items of PPE: a hard hat, safety glasses, high visibility clothing and ear plugs/muffs. You may own or be able to borrow these items. If not you can purchase them from your local hardware supplier or from Inscope Training.
White Card Payment
After enrolling and completing the underpinning knowledge this course will require payment. Upon completion we will issue you with a Statement of Attainment and white card. You will have immediate access to your Statement of Attainment and Tax Invoice once payment has been processed by Inscope Training.
White card course Design
Our course is divided into the following parts:
- Course Introduction and Enrolment
- Part 1 Construction hazards and risk control measures
- Part 2 Communication and reporting processes
- Part 3 Incident and emergency response procedures
- Part 4 Health and safety legislative requirements
- Part 5 Communication skills
- Demonstrate fitting PPE items
When done through an online delivery: This can be completed online at a place and time that suits you. However you will need a webcam or smart phone to help us verify your identify, and to submit answers parts of this course.
Online White Card Assessment Process
You will be provided with all of the information and resources in multimedia format.
If you answer a question incorrectly, you will be taken back 1 question and presented with a different set of questions. It is therefore strongly advised that you should NOT attempt to click or guess your way through this course. If you are unsure of an answer to a question, you should watch the resource provided to you.
If you are still having problems with answering a question, you can contact an Inscope Trainer who will assist you. The trainer's contact number is listed under the Contact Us tab on the Inscope Training's webpage.
Inscope Training expects all students to adhere to the behaviour and discipline requirements as outlined in our student handbook.
If you have any questions about the white card or any other course please contact us here.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is this White Card valid in all States?
Yes - Although issued in Western Australia our White Card is accepted in ALL States and Territories of Australia (QLD, NSW, VIC, WA, SA, NT, ACT, TAS).
How soon do I get my White Card?
As soon as you finish and pay, you will receive your White Card number, your certificate, and an image of your White Card sent to your email address. Your card itself will be posted the same day to the address you provide.
Are there any extra fees?
No the advertised total cost of the course includes postage. You can choose to purchase PPE items or express postage in addition to the standard fee if desired.
Will the White Card ever expire?
There are currently no expiry dates set for the old white card but that could change in the future.
What level of literacy and numeracy do I need?
We feel you should have level 1 skills in literacy and numeracy to successfully complete our course. If you are unsure what level your skills are at, try our free LLN indicator tool.