Building, Construction and Trades

Building, Construction and Trades

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Build on your passion for hands-on projects and construct the career you have always wanted with our building, construction and trades courses. From building meticulously crafted homes to providing essential services like air-conditioning or heating , you’ll learn your essential trade skills from our industry-experts.

Air-conditioning and Refrigeration

Help play an important role in maintaining comfortable living and working environments. Gain the skills to install, service and repair air-conditioning and refrigeration systems. more...

  • Certificate III Air Conditioning and Refrigeration

    UEE32220-01

    Gain specialist skills in a high demand area. Successfully completing this course allows you to apply for a Restricted Electrical Licence and Full Refrigeration Handling Licence and become a qualified air-conditioning and refrigeration mechanic.

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  • Certificate III Electrotechnology Electrician

    UEE30820-01

    Become a licensed electrician and kickstart a career in the dynamic electrotechnology industry. You’ll be fault-finding one day, inspecting the next, as you work for learning on the job as an apprentice and in our industry-standard facilities.

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Appliance Service

Gain the technical skills to fix and service appliances. Enjoy the challenge of diagnosing issues, identifying faulty parts and doing effective repair solutions for appliances in the home. more...

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Blinds, Awnings, Security Screens and Grilles

Collaborate with construction industry trades to provide the perfect finishing touches on new builds and revitalised renovations in residential, commercial and industrial projects. more...

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Building and Construction

Create meticulously planned homes to hold a lifetime of memories or design inspiring spaces like libraries and community centres. Work behind the scenes producing technical drawings or embrace your leadership skills to supervise a building site. more...

  • Certificate III Bricklaying and Blocklaying

    CPC33020-01

    Learn the skills to excel in your career as a bricklayer. Gain experience in simulated workshops and on-the-job in your apprenticeship, and get your start in an in-demand area of the construction industry.

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  • Certificate IV Residential Drafting

    CPP40121-01

    Build your ability to use popular CAD software and produce compliant documentation for Class 1 and 10 buildings as a draftsperson or architectural assistant. After this course, you can complete further studies to become an accredited building designer.

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  • Certificate IV Building and Construction (Building)

    CPC40120-02

    Study online or on campus to launch your career as a builder or site manager. Learn to operate your own building enterprise, improve your understanding of national construction codes and standards, and develop your knowledge to progress your career further.

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  • Diploma Building and Construction (Building)

    CPC50220-01

    Strengthen your skills in the building industry and gain experience for supervisory roles. Develop leadership abilities to manage a construction site and ensure projects are completed on time and within budget.

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  • Diploma Building Design

    CPP50921-01

    Gain sought-after digital design skills to work under an accredited building designer or architect on varied classes of buildings. Pursue pathways in architecture, construction management, interior design and more.

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Construction

Build your dream career as you organise projects and watch your plans come to fruition. Gain the confidence to collaborate with different trades, work safely and use tools and equipment efficiently. more...

  • Statement of Attainment Licencing in Elevating Work Platform

    900-80586

    Gain credibility that comes from obtaining an elevating work platform licence. Join alumni of this course and work on major historic infrastructure projects. Meticulously plan, prepare and conduct work and showcase your potential as an EWP Operator.

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  • Statement of Attainment Prepare to Work Safely In The Construction Industry (White Card)

    900-82974

    Completing this course provides you with the mandatory safety training to access construction sites. You will also be able to apply for your white card or general induction card with SafeWork NSW. Gain safety skills you can apply to various trades.

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  • Statement of Attainment Enter and Work in Confined Spaces

    900-82346

    Equip yourself with specialist skills and the confidence to work safely in confined spaces. Gain firsthand experience and acquire the basics to recognise and control potential risks and hazards and to apply this safety training in various industries.

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  • Statement of Attainment Work Safely at Heights

    900-82231

    Equip yourself with sound knowledge of workplace safety standards and regulations. Gain foundational safety skills that can be used in a broad range of practical applications, not only in your daily life but also in the infrastructure industry.

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  • Certificate I Construction

    CPC10120-01

    Make your mark with the practical knowledge you need to start your career in the building industry. This course gives you valuable skills to build your confidence and the opportunity to upskill for future learning.

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  • Certificate II Construction

    CPC20120-01

    Begin building your career in the construction industry as you learn to use power tools, work with building materials and read and interpret plans. You’ll get hands-on training as a labourer before entering your apprenticeship qualification.

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  • Certificate III Construction Crane Operations

    CPC32920-01

    Work on iconic and high-profile projects like bridges, wind farms, tunnels, roads and rail projects as a licensed crane operator and enjoy working outdoors as part of a team. Gain licences while you learn with TAFE NSW - we are the only Registered Training Organisation in NSW offering this course.

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  • Certificate III Construction Waterproofing

    CPC31420-01

    Seal your career in waterproofing as you develop the skills and knowledge to become a licenced waterproofer. With TAFE NSW, learn from specialist teachers and refine your skills in our industry-standard workshops.

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Demolition

Become an expert in safe demolition. Develop the skills to help create new spaces and transform the world around you. more...

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Fire Protection

Safeguard your local community and broaden your career prospects as you learn to prevent fire. Gain an in-depth understanding of fire protection and suppression systems that comply with Australian safety standards. more...

  • Certificate III Fire Protection

    CPC32820-01

    Get the technical skills to start your career as a fire sprinkler fitter. Learn to safeguard residential, commercial and industrial properties through installing, testing and maintaining fire protection systems.

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Flooring Technology

Plan and create beautiful flooring designs as you create herringbone, polished concrete, or hybrid floating floors to suit every client and every style. more...

  • Certificate III Flooring Technology (Timber)

    MSF30818-02

    Tap into your design mindset and install a range of timber floorings in residential and commercial premises. Work with a range of materials and craft strong and beautiful floors through on the job training.

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  • Certificate III Flooring Technology

    MSF30818-01

    Gain and perfect the skills needed to install a range of floorings, both in residential and commercial premises. Through on-the-job training, this course trains you in a variety of techniques and allows you to graduate ready for the industry.

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Formwork

Create efficient workflows for other trades, as you interpret difficult construction plans, erect and dismantle formwork, and provide a mould for concreters to work with. more...

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Gas Fitting

Provide warmth and comfort to homes and businesses. Put your practical skills to use and help ensure gas appliances and systems run safely and effectively. more...

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Glass and Glazing

Play a major role in shaping the architectural beauty of homes, offices and even cars. Take pride in your craftsmanship and point out your glass work to friends and family in your local area. more...

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Locksmithing

Work with your hands and help keep people safe in a customer-focused career. Put your problem solving skills to use as you become an expert in locks, keys and security systems. more...

  • Certificate III Locksmithing

    MEM30819-01

    Unlock your potential to become a sought-after locksmith in commercial, industrial and residential settings. Safeguard homes, manage complex security systems and use up-to-date technology to ensure the safety of people and property.

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Painting and Decorating

Put your painting techniques and creative flair to good use. Transform residential and commercial buildings as a licensed painter and decorator. more...

  • Certificate III Painting and Decorating

    CPC30620-01

    Get the skills to become a trade licensed painter and decorator. Learn to transform residential and commercial buildings with specialist techniques, and set yourself up for success in an in-demand industry.

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Plumbing

Apply your ability to problem solve and put your hands-on skills to good use. Install, repair and maintain water, gas and draining systems and build your expertise across residential and commercial sites. more...

  • Statement of Attainment Thermostatic Mixing Valves

    900-82602

    Thermostatic mixing valves maintain water temperature whenever someone turns on the tap. Learn a lucrative plumbing skill and keep vulnerable residents in nursing homes and hospitals safe in the process.

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  • Certificate III Roof Plumbing

    CPC32620-01

    Become a trade qualified roof plumber and learn the in-demand skills needed to work on roof drainage systems on residential, commercial and industrial buildings. Study as an apprentice or be recognised for your industry experience in this practical course.

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  • Certificate III Plumbing (General Plumber)

    CPC32420-01

    Become a trade-qualified plumber or gasfitter and start your career in an in-demand industry. Get on-the-job training and gain experience working with water, gas and drainage systems in this practical course.

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  • Certificate IV Plumbing and Services (Operations)

    CPC40920-01

    Advance your technical skills in the plumbing industry and take on contract plumber or hydraulic designer roles. Become eligible to apply for your plumbing, drainage and gas fitting licence as you develop the skills to undertake project design and supervise others.

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Rigging

Take your career to new heights and work in the construction or entertainment industries as a licensed rigger or dogger. Oversee complex rigging operations, manage risks and move vital construction materials across job sites. more...

  • Statement of Attainment Basic Rigging

    900-82666

    Start your rigging career and work in the construction or entertainment industries as a basic rigger. Build up on your dogging skills. Gain the technical knowledge you need to move or lift heavy loads to ensure the safety of everyone working onsite.

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  • Statement of Attainment Dogging

    900-82669

    Doggers hold an essential role on any jobsite involving crane operation. Gain the confidence to create lift plans, secure loads and use signals and communication to direct the load movement. Become a qualified dogger with your SafeWork NSW licence

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  • Certificate III Rigging

    CPC30720-01

    Kickstart your career and become a licensed rigger. Learn to perform rigging and dogging, operate a forklift and work safely at heights. Study in real world environments and master the practical skills and knowledge to work in the construction industry.

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Roof Tiling

Manage renovations or assist in new builds as you take your problem-solving skills to new heights to tile regular and irregular roofs and complement different building designs. more...

  • Certificate III Roof Tiling

    CPC30820-01

    Gain specialist trade skills and become a roof tiler through undertaking an apprenticeship. Learn the skills and knowledge you need to work on a range of roof tiling projects, and be eligible to apply for your licence when you graduate.

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Scaffolding

Grow your skills in the building industry from basic to advanced level. Learn to safely erect, alter and dismantle a range of scaffolding. Get industry licences from SafeWork NSW to further your career. more...

  • Statement of Attainment Intermediate Scaffolding

    900-82678

    Take your scaffolding expertise to the intermediate level. Be a vital part of every construction site and erect, alter and dismantle scaffolds safely. Gain the skills to become eligible for your Intermediate Scaffolder’s licence with SafeWork NSW.

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  • Statement of Attainment Licence to Erect, Alter and Dismantle Scaffolding - Basic Level

    900-82671

    In this course, you will learn the basics of assessing, erecting and dismantling scaffolding safely. Learn to identify the required scaffold and associated equipment and calculate loads exerted on and by the scaffold and scaffolding equipment.

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  • Certificate III Scaffolding

    CPC30920-01

    Elevate your career as a qualified scaffolder in a wide variety of industries including residential, commercial construction, entertainment and infrastructure sectors. Learn from specialist teachers and refine your skills in industry-standard workshops.

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Solid Plastering

Collaborate on historical renovations, small household repairs or large commercial projects as you complete plastering jobs for decorative and functional purposes. more...

  • Certificate III Solid Plastering

    CPC31020-01

    Start your career in the building industry and gain specialist skills to become a qualified plasterer. Network with like-minded peers, get experience working with different materials and build the practical knowledge to work on a range of plastering projects.

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Steelfixing

Strengthen your career in the construction industry. Learn to reinforce concrete structures, collaborate with industry professionals and ensure the integrity of builds. more...

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Stonemasonry

Immerse yourself in the ancient art of stonemasonry and forge a career in this highly sought after profession. Collaborate on historical projects and create modern and traditional designs with stone. more...

  • Certificate III Stonemasonry (Monumental stonemasonry)

    CPC32320-01

    Become a stonemason and develop beautiful limestone, marble and sandstone creations across residential and commercial projects. Get the skills you need to shape a career in one of the oldest and most prestigious construction trades.

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Wall and Ceiling Lining

Measure, cut and install wall and ceiling materials to complete construction plans, extend existing builds and collaborate with other trades across projects. more...

  • Certificate III Wall and Ceiling Lining

    CPC31220-01

    Craft your future and gain a strong foundation to enter the building industry as a fibrous plasterer or wall and ceiling liner. Renovate, extend and create projects with fibrous plastering and building skills, and be eligible to apply for your trade licence.

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Wall and Floor Tiling

Transform industrial, commercial and residential spaces. Combine your hands-on skills and artistic flair to create visually appealing and functional wall and floor tile installations. more...

  • Certificate III Wall and Floor Tiling

    CPC31320-01

    Become a trade qualified tiler and start your career in the booming construction industry. Learn to transform spaces in industrial, commercial and residential settings and get the practical skills to manage tiling projects from planning to completion.

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