Course Start Date
21 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
The nationally recognised Certificate II in Construction creates a strong foundation for you to excel in the building industry. You will develop essential construction skills as you explore the industry and gain hands-on training as a labourer before entering your apprenticeship qualification.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through theoretical and practical course work, you will learn to:
- Plan and organise construction work
- Carry out measurements and calculations
- Read and interpret plans and specifications
- Use hand and power tools and equipment
- Carry out concreting to simple forms
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the personal attributes that will help you get ahead:
- Effective communication
- Good teamwork and collaboration skills
- Problem solving abilities
- A can-do attitude
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course will provide you with:
- A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate II level
- A strong pathway to continue your studies and enhance your career opportunities
GROW YOUR CAREER
Become a licensed builder after completing the:
- Certificate III of Carpentry followed by the Certificate IV of Building
Strong growth in Australias population, anticipated increases in household disposable income and rising housing demand are likely to strengthen demand in the residential building construction sector over the next five years. The Certificate II in Construction ensures you have highly sought after foundational skills, that will kick start your career in the building industry.
There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course
This is a fulltime face to face course. You will need to attend approximately 21 hours of class, over 3 days a week, for 12 weeks.
**IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU? **
This course offering is designed for people who are pre-employment cohorts including school leavers, job seekers, long term unemployed.
No pre-existing knowledge or skills. Expected employment opportunities include builder?s labourer. Learners may transition into an Australian Apprenticeship part way through or upon completion of this qualification.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
There are additional learning and study tools available for this course, including:
- Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Student Support and Services
- Accessibility and Disability Services
- Personal Counselling
- Vocational Counselling
- Learning Support
- International Student Support
- Multicultural Support
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
To keep you safe while studying, some of our face to face classes may be replaced with online or connected learning. We have also modified our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. As restrictions ease, the way you attend your class may change again. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, due to the impacts of COVID 19 there may be a delay or modification in being able to undertake these aspects of your course in the planned timeframe. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8.00am to 3.30pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
|CPCCCM1012A||Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry|
|CPCCCM1013A||Plan and organise work|
|CPCCCM1015A||Carry out measurements and calculations|
|CPCCCM1014A||Conduct workplace communication|
|CPCCCM2001A||Read and interpret plans and specifications|
|CPCCCM2005B||Use construction tools and equipment|
|CPCCCM2006B||Apply basic levelling procedures|
|CPCCCM2010B||Work safely at heights|
|CPCCCO2013A||Carry out concreting to simple forms|
|CPCCOHS2001A||Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry|
|CPCCCM2002A||Carry out excavation|
|CPCCCM2007B||Use explosive power tools|
|CPCCCM2009A||Carry out basic demolition|
|CPCCSF2004A||Place and fix reinforcement materials|
|CPCCWHS1001||Prepare to work safely in the construction industry|
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
Dubbo, Myall Street
Myall Street Campus, Dubbo
Phone 131 601
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