Does the White Card Expire?
There is no expiry on the White Card License. However, it is advised you need to maintain currency through employment and practice of OHS Requirements.
I have lost my Blue Card can I get a replacement White Card?
The Blue Card is no longer available and cannot be issued by an RTO. If you lose your Blue Card you will need to redo the course and upgrade to a national White Card.
If I have a Blue Card Do I need White Card?
All previous State issued cards are still valid including the Blue Card, Red Card and Green Card. You do not need to obtain a Replacement Card if you can demonstrate currency and hold one of the above cards.
Is there an age limit to completing the course?
Anyone over the age of 14 can complete the course. There are also mandatory identification requirements included. Please get in touch to get more information.
What employment areas require a White Card?
If you currently work in, or want to gain employment in, any (but not excluding), the following areas, you need a White Card before you can enter any construction work site:
Air conditioning installer - Glaziers - Brick layers - Labourers Builders - Lift mechanic - Cabinet makers - Plumbers - Carpenters - Scaffolders - Concreters - Tilers - Council Employee - Trainee/Apprentice - Electricians - Welders - Engineers - Drivers
Which States can I complete the White Card Online?
Although the course is nationally recognised, different states have specific requirements for RTO's. The White Card is available online for residents of Tasmania and Western Australia.
Who needs a White Card?
To work on a construction site in Australia it is compulsory for everyone to hold a current Occupational Health & Safety Certificate. The White Card is a requirement under OH&S Codes of Practice across most jurisdictions. It allows individuals to access or be present on construction sites.
Will my White Card be recognised in other states?
Our Online Card is recognised and accepted across all Australian States and Territories. This ensures you only require the one Card no matter where you are working.
As soon as you complete the course, make payment and are found to be competent in all the required aspects of the course we will immediately send you your certificate by email and your card number.
The online course is a comprehensive alternative to completing the face to face classroom course.
You will need to have sound computer skills and sound language and numeracy skills to complete the course.
The course will take approximately 6 hours to complete, depending on your skill level.
We recommend you use Google Chrome as the preferred browser when viewing these courses online. Each participant will be required to have their own email address in order to create and access an account for the online course.
For more information regarding online White Card training we recommend the following 3rd party suppliers websites: