Course Description

The General Construction Induction (White Card) course is a mandatory entry level program for the building and construction industry. The course focuses on how to work safely and effectively on a job site or construction environment. Topics covered include:

  • Work Health and Safety legislation
  • Hazards, Risks and Control Measures
  • Communication and Reporting
  • Incident response

This course is suitable for anyone who is looking to work in the construction industry in NSW or is required to enter a construction work site as part of their existing or potential job role.

Upon successful completion of the program, you will be awarded with Statement of Attainment for the unit of competency CPCCWHS1001 - Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

Delivery and Assessment

This course is delivered & assessed face to face in a classroom through written assessments, practical assessments & observation activities.

Entry Requirements

There are no educational entry requirements for this course however participants must:

  • Be at least 15 years of age
  • Be proficient in spoken and written English, as SafeWork NSW requires that assessment is undertaken in English
  • Provide 100 points of original identification 

What to Bring

  • 100 points of original identification
  • Closed footwear


  • 6 hours


The fee for this one day course is:

  • $99 per person for Master Builder’s Members
  • $119 per person for Non-Members
  • (All fees are GST exempt)

Course Brochure & Participant Handbook

Download & read our White Card Course Brochure  & Participant Handbook to find out if this course is right for you.

Enrol Now

To enrol, select your preferred class date to attend from the following schedule:

Upcoming Schedule

Date Location Time
15 May Master Builders Newcastle 8:30 am
14 May Master Builders Education Centre (Baulkham Hills) 8:30 am
02 May Master Builders Ulladulla Office 8:30 am
09 Apr Master Builders Education Centre (Baulkham Hills) 8:30 am

Why Choose Us?

  1. Quality - we care about our industry
  2. Recognition - we are respected by the industry
  3. Affordability - we offer cost-effective courses


Quality Training

We (Australian Institute of Waterproofing) are very lucky to have co-joined with the MBA NSW in the training of waterproofers and likeminded professionals via the Cert III course which has been expanded on by the MBA NSW in its presentation and is by far the most professional and thorough of its type in Australia at present.

President of AIW

Simple Process

I was guided through a very simple process that allowed me to have all my years of experience recognised with the formal qualification I needed. I highly recommend the Master Builders to anyone looking to formalise their onsite work experience.

Marco Wendl
Director of High Q Trades

"Fantastic Service"

All the staff and assessors at the MBA have been very helpful and I highly recommend anyone interested in obtaining a building qualification.

Sam Dabboussy
Director of Hemisphere Interiors

"Industry focus"

We have worked with the Master Builders Association now for several years and have found that they best suit our needs. They provide quality training and good service with an industry focus that suits the needs of our franchisees.

Brendan Green
CEO of Hire A Hubby

"Was really happy with the course"

Was really happy with the course and the extent of the things we learnt and put into practice. Will always make sure im usings the correct products and procedures after being taught the right way to do things.

Waterproofing course graduate