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CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

Our straight forward and informative online White Card course allows you to complete it at your own pace. Simply save, exit and pick up from where you last left the White Card training.

The WA White Card course is a mandatory requirement for anyone who wants to work in the construction industry.

Cost $59
Card Issued Western Australia White Card (Must Reside in Western Australia to Receive the White Card)
PPE Required PPE:
  • Hard Hat
  • High-Visibility Retro-Reflective Vest (Shirts not accepted)
  • Eye Protection
  • Hearing Protection
Duration 2 - 6 hours depending on prior knowledge.

Receiving your White Card:

Once the assessment and verification is complete, you can access your Statement of Attainment (with your White Card number) online. The Statement of Attainment is proof of having completed a White Card course and can be used to gain access to construction sites. Your White Card will be posted to your address the same business day as completion.

Course Details

Flexible Online Training - Complete when and where it suits you:

Blue Dog Training’s online Western Australia White Card course enables WA learners to complete a general construction induction course to receive a White Card in a fully online training program.

The construction White Card course utilises informative videos and audio, with multiple choice questions to test your understanding and deliver all the information required to be prepared for work on site. Start now and only pay when you have completed the online assessment.


You will need the following things to complete the White Card WA course:
  • Access to the Internet
  • A webcam or smartphone
  • A basic understanding of the English language
  • A driver's license, passport or other form of photo-identification
  • Access to Personal Protective Equipment (PPE): a hard hat, a high-visibility retro-reflective vest, safety glasses and ear plugs/muffs.


When considering completing an online WA White Card course it is important to understand what is allowed in your state.

White Card Issued:

Online Course White Card Issued
White Card WA Western Australia White Card (Nationally Recognised)

Western Australia White Card:

The WA state government allows the issuing of White Cards through online courses provided by registered RTOs. A Western Australia White Card can only be obtained by learners currently residing in Western Australia.

White Card Expiry:

Please note that a White Card ceases to be current if the card holder has not worked in the Construction Industry for two years or more.


Blue Dog Training is the original provider of White Cards. We have built a reliable, multi-award-winning reputation on the back of our innovative course and excellent customer service. Some of the benefits of using Blue Dog are:

  • We won't stuff you around – our course is simple to use and engaging
  • Our online course is fully self paced - start and stop the training at your leisure
  • We are 100% Australian – and here for you
  • You can pay at the end of your course – various payment options are available
  • Our White Card course is compatible with iPhone/mobile devices and iPad/tablets
  • We have IT support on hand during business hours
  • We are flexible – our excellent customer service staff will work with you to achieve an ideal outcome

White Card FAQS

The White Card WA course (CPCCWHS1001 - Prepare to work safely in the construction industry) is a mandatory requirement for anyone who wants to work in the construction industry.

Yes. As of December 4th 2017, additional assessment requirements were added to the White Card course in response to changes to mandatory Government legislation.

All White Cards are mutually recognised in each state of Australia. However it is recommended you check with your employer if your white card has been issued from another state.

We require one form of photographic identification such as a current and valid copy of:

  • Australian Driver’s Licence
  • Passport
  • School Identity Card
  • Proof of Age Card


Three other forms of identification such as:

  • Medicare Card
  • Credit Card
  • Public utility account, Electricity, Gas, Water or land line telephone account, one of which must show your current address.

The course is designed as a six hour program. It is a self-paced course and if you have previous experience you can move through the course quickly.

You can start and stop your training as many times as you like and your completed work will be recorded ready for your next visit.

Yes. A person holding an eligible Student Visa can complete the CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry ‘White Card’ course under the Education Services for Overseas Students (Exempt Courses) Instrument 2021 which came into effect on 29 June 2021. The conditions for student enrolment are the same as identified on the website including that students must be physically located in Queensland, Tasmania, or Western Australia at the time of their training and assessment.

Blue Dog Training offers online assistance at all stages of the course. Clients with reading difficulties can use the unique Blue Dog Training audio capability. Audio is available for all learning resources and assessments items. Receiving assistance from anyone other than Blue Dog Training staff is prohibited.

If you received your original White Card from Blue Dog Training we can assist you to get a new one at a cost of $44. Simply fill out our online replacement form.

  • Credit Card
  • Direct Deposit
  • Cash
  • Money Order/Bank Cheque

The old Blue Card is still valid as long as the holder has not been out of the construction industry for a period of two years or more.

We will post your White Card the same business day you complete your course.

Your White Card will not expire, however if you have been out of the construction industry for a period of two years or more you will need to redo the course.

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