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Statement of Attainment in Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry

  • TAFE NSW code: 900-80636V01-20WLG-002

Location – Wollongong - 1 day course

Study Type

Part Time Day

Course Start Date

27 May 2020

Hours Per Week




  • Non Government Subsidised

Course Details

This course provides the mandatory work health and safety training required prior to undertaking construction work in NSW. On completion you will be able to demonstrate personal awareness and knowledge of health and safety legislative requirements in order to work safely and prevent injury or harm to self and others. The course 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.

When you study with TAFE NSW, we want you to succeed. Entry requirements allow us to make sure that you have the right pre-existing knowledge and skills to achieve your chosen qualification. You will need to provide evidence that you meet the requirements listed in this section.

SafeWork NSW require all applicants undertaking this training to be a minimum of 14 years of age.


To successfully complete this course, you will need: - Sufficient language, literacy, numeracy at Level 1. - Be able to demonstrate use of appropriate Personal Protective Equipment. - You must provide 100 points of identification at the start of the SafeWork (WorkCover) assessment including (1) form of current photo identification. To be able to attend the assessment you need to provide proof that you are over 14 years of age and that you live in NSW. A list of approved ID can be found on the SafeWork NSW website,

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There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course

This is a face to face, part time day course. You will need to attend approximately 6 hours of class, over 1 day.

You may also be required to complete approximately 2 hours of additional study to fill out the Safe Work paperwork.


This course offering is designed for people who:

  • Are looking for employment in the construction, maintenance, resource and infrastructure industry sectors a general induction is required.
  • Labourer on construction sites.


Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support
TAFE NSW will make every reasonable effort to ensure that it can accommodate a learner?s Language, Literacy and Numeracy needs. Support is based on a review of the applicants LLN skills through written tasks and a one-on-one interview and if deemed applicable, a meeting will be arranged to discuss the LLN assistance that TAFE NSW can provide to the learner, with a view to creating an individual training and learning plan that best addresses the learner?s LLN needs.

Disabilities Services
Where learners are unable to undergo training and assessment due to a physical, hearing, vision, mental health/neurological or learning/intellectual disability, TAFE NSW Disability Teacher Consultants will develop an Individual Education Plan where reasonable adjustment is negotiated with the learner.

Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service
TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service is a confidential service to assist learners succeed in their studies. TAFE NSW Counsellors are highly qualified and support enrolled TAFE NSW learners with:
? Educational and course planning
? Career choice, development or change
? Study skills development
? Job seeking skills
? Educational difficulties
? Personal issues impacting their educational progression

Additional Support Services
Every effort is made by TAFE NSW staff to ensure a successful outcome for enrolled learners.

We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services

As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:

  • LinkedIn Learning (formerly
  • Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
  • Easy computing online short courses
  • Access to local TAFE libraries

This course is currently scheduled on Wednesday 27 May 2020 from 8.00am to 4.30pm.

This training is not subsidised by Government funding. There are no fee exemptions, concessions or subsidies available for this course.

Payment of course fee must be made PRIOR to commencement of learning activity.


You will need to provide the following resources which is retained on completion of study:
Personal Protective Equipment - please wear comfortable and practical clothing, safety boots and bring a hard hat.


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For further information or assistance, call 131 601.

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Core Units
Number Title
CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

Note: Not all elective units listed may be available to study, please enquire for more information.

This course will allow you to work on construction sites.

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Course Location

Foleys Lane, North Wollongong
Phone 131 601

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