Frequently asked questions (FAQs)
What is a White Card?
A White Card is evidence that you are able to enter a construction site in Australia. To get a White Card you must complete a White Card course offered by an approved registered training organisation. For more information, read our extensive guide: What is a White Card?
Can I do my White Card course online in Queensland?
To be eligible to complete your White Card online your residential address must be 100km away from the nearest White Card training provider. This means the vast majority of Queensland residents will need to complete their White Card course face-to-face. This is a Queensland government requirement that was introduced in mid 2019.
How much does a White Card cost?
Complete your White Card with us for $79. Our course cost is the same on weekends. No hidden fees – guaranteed.
How long is the White Card course?
The length of the course depends on your level of prior knowledge and experience. Generally it will take a learner between 4 and 6 hours to complete their White Card training.
When will I get my White Card?
When you complete your White Card course with Tradie Training, you’ll receive your White Card on the day. We understand you need to get on site ASAP, so our course is straightforward and hassle-free.
What do I need to bring on the day?
You will be required to bring three forms of acceptable ID equaling 100 points.
- Driver's licence
- Credit/Debit card
- Medicare card
Most learners bring their driver's license, a credit/debit card and medicare card.
Tradie Training will supply all training and assessment materials on the day.
Will my White Card expire?
There is currently no White Card expiration date. However, learners who have not worked in industry for over two years should complete construction induction training.
Can I get a replacement White Card if I lost mine?
Yes, if you lost your White Card you can apply for a replacement by following the replacement White Card process.
Is the White Card valid in all Australian states and territories?
Yes, your White Card is 100% accredited and nationally recognised, meaning you can get on site throughout Australia. When working interstate we recommend checking with your employer for any additional requirements.
How do I change my workshop day or time?
You can change your workshop day and time by clicking the ‘Change my booking’ button in the confirmation email you received. You can change your booking for free at any time!