Construction Induction

Duration

1 day

Schedule

Portland Campus

Monday 17 July 2017

8.00am - 3.00pm

Building: C, Room: PC1.08

Prerequisites

You must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). You can apply or get more information at www.usi.gov.au.

Photo identification (including your date of birth).

What You Learn

OHS legislative, communication, response and reporting requirements.

What You Get

Skills and knowledge required to work safely in the construction industry.

Upon successful completion, you’ll receive credit and certification for the following accredited unit from CPC40110 - Certificate IV in Building & Construction:

CPCCOHS1001A - Work safely in the construction industry

You will also receive a South West TAFE Certificate of Completion, which is valid as an “interim card” for 60 days from the date of training. A Construction Induction card will then be directly issued to you by WorkSafe, within this 60 day period.

Materials to Bring

Pen and notepaper.

Photo identification (including your date of birth).

Note: You cannot be issued with a Construction Induction card from WorkSafe, without South West TAFE sighting your photo identification.

Dress Code

Casual

Dates

Date
Location
Places Remaining
Date 17 Jul 08:00 AM to 03:00 PM
Location
South West TAFE - Portland Campus, 154 Hurd St, Portland VIC 3305, Australia
Places Remaining
20

Description

INTENDING TO WORK IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY?

Get job ready with mandatory occupational, health and safety induction training.

Effective 1 July 2008, if you work or are intending to work in the construction industry, occupational health and safety induction training is mandatory. This course covers the skills and knowledge required to work safely in the construction industry and is specifically designed to meet the requirements for registration and card issue by WorkSafe.

At the end of the training you will be required to demonstrate knowledge of OHS legislative requirements, the basic principles of risk management, and how to prevent injuries and illness in the workplace.

Content

How to identify:

  • OHS legislative requirements
  • Construction hazards and control measures
  • OHS communication and reporting processes
  • OHS incident response procedures

Accreditation

Upon successful completion, you’ll receive credit and certification for the following accredited unit from CPC40110 - Certificate IV in Building & Construction:

CPCCOHS1001A - Work safely in the construction industry

Enrolment Requirements

You’ll Need a Unique Student Identifier

To study any nationally recognised training in Australia, you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Your USI links to an online account that contains your training records and all results for any training you’ve completed after 1 January 2015.

With a USI you’ll always have easy access to your training records and results – this will simplify applying for jobs or enrolling in further study.

You must have a USI when you enrol.

You can apply for a USI online or get more information at www.usi.gov.au.

You will also need photo identification (including your date of birth).

Student Support

At South West TAFE we’re here to help you complete your studies happily and successfully.

From the moment you start thinking about course options until you finish, you’ll have access to a range of student support options, covering enrolment, education, social and personal issues, including:

  • Education Pathway Officers who can help you with information sessions, fee payment options, TAFE and university pathways, career pathways and campus tours

  • A DHHS registered Disability Support Team

  • Koorie Liaison Officer

  • Student Wellbeing Officer supporting your personal and social needs

  • Library and Research Centre

  • Bookshop supplying a range of textbooks and stationery

  • Student Learning Support including literacy and numeracy

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