Why do I need White Card?
It is a legal requirement for anybody working on a construction site in Victoria.
You will not be allowed to work on a site without a White Card.
Completing a White Card training course at our Frankston training facility will increase your chances of finding work in the construction industry.
Why do I need Personal Protective Equipment to complete this course?
To attend the class, you MUST have the following PPE available prior to the beginning of the class as part the assessment is the training observing the student putting this on correctly. Due to Covid-19 restrictions PPE cannot be shared.
PPE is available for sale through the hardware warehouses (such as Bunnings or RSEA). Alternatively you can purchase from us at check in on the day for $25.
Please note that PPE must meet Australian Standards (refer to below list for standards and examples).
According to the WorkSafe VIC, following PPE is required
- Head Protection (hard hat) (AS/NZS 1801 Occupational protective helmets)
- Eye Protection (AS 1337.1 Personal eye protection, Eye and face protectors for occupational applications)
- Hearing Protection (AS/NZS 1270 Acoustics – Hearing protectors)
- High visibility reflective vest (AS/NZS 4602.1 High visibility safety garments class day/night and AS/NZS 1906.4 – Retroreflective materials & High Visibility materials for safety garments)