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Assessment for the  CPCCWHS1001 – Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

This unit of competency specifies the mandatory work health and safety training required prior to undertaking construction work. The unit requires the person 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. It 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.applicable to this unit.

Yes, participants will receive a Statement of Attainment  for the unit CPCCWHS1001 – Prepare to work safely in the construction industry (Release 1)

This course does not require recertification whilst you remain current


Things you should know

Your Study

You are required to study the  learner guide and supplement your knowledge with self-guided online searches and study before attempting to start your assessment. If you have and questions or need help ask your trainer. Results are only issued if we can verify proof of payment for your course from payment records.

Your  Theory Assessment

You must complete your assessment in one sitting.  When you complete your assessment you trainer will receive a copy of your results. You will also receive a copy for your records.

Your Practical Assessment

When you have completed your theory assessment you will be required to undergo a face-to-face practical assessment. Your trainer will provide you will the necessary PPE and other resources required for your practical assessment. You must wear safety shoes/boots on the day of your course.

Download and study the following learner guide.

This course consists of 1 unit. This unit of competency (CPCCWHS1001 – Prepare to work safely in the construction industry) involves the skills and knowledge required to Identify health and safety legislative requirements of construction work.

Identify construction hazards and risk control measures

Identify health and safety communication and reporting processes.

Identify incident and emergency response procedures.

Your learner guide can be found in the Resources Folder of your theory assessment.

When you have successfully completed your theory assessment advise your trainer so that he/she  can arrange arrange a time for your practical assessment.

Click here to start your  theory assessment.