Course Start Date
12 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is fully government-subsidised under JobTrainer
The nationally recognised Certificate IV in Civil Construction Design gives you the essential skills needed to step into the civil construction industry. Learn to apply a wide range of construction principles as you build your road to success.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through a mix of theory and practical coursework, learn to:
- Work with teams on projects
- Apply design and construction details
- Use the latest industry software
- Design, draft and build civil infrastructure projects
- Use computer-aided drawing programs
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the attributes to help you get ahead:
- Problem-solving skills and persistence when challenges arise
- A creative yet methodical approach to their work
- Good communication skills
- A collaborative approach to work
- The ability to multitask with regulations, stakeholders and tasks
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course provides you with:
- A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate IV level
- A strong pathway to continue your study and enhance your career opportunities
- Civil engineering designer
- Civil engineering draftsperson
- Civil engineering technician
GROW YOUR CAREER
Take your career further with the:
- Diploma of Civil Construction Design
- Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction Design
Discover the skills you need, for the job you want at a TAFE NSW Information Session.
This is a part time, combination course. You must attend approximately 12 hours of class. You may also be required to complete approximately 3 hours of additional study. This additional study could include private study, work placements and research.
The course will run for 2 years.
This course is delivered via blended delivery i.e. a combination of workplace training and connected learning.
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
The way you learn may change during your enrolment to ensure the best learning experience or to keep you safe as COVID-19 restrictions change, and some of our face to face classes may change to online or virtual classroom learning. Also, to ensure that we keep you safe while studying, we may modify our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, there may be a modification or delay in the planned timeframe due to COVID-19 impacts. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
An individual training plan will be provided when you enrol in this course. Your plan will outline the recommended study timetable and detail your units and assessments.
This is a fully government-subsidised JobTrainer course. Eligibility criteria applies.
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
|RIICWD501E||Prepare detailed design of foundations|
|RIICWD507D||Prepare detailed geotechnical design|
|RIICWD508E||Prepare detailed design of rural roads|
|RIICWD530E||Prepare detailed design of surface drainage|
|CPPSIS3015||Collect basic surveying data|
|CPPSIS5032||Capture new spatial data|
|CPPSIS5035||Obtain and validate spatial data|
|MEM30005A||Calculate force systems within simple beam structures|
|MEM30012A||Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing engineering or related environment|
|MSL924003||Process and interpret data|
|MSL973022||Conduct laboratory-based acceptance tests for construction materials|
|MSL974016||Perform physical and mechanical tests|
|MSL974026||Perform tests to determine the properties of construction materials|
|RIILAT402E||Provide leadership in the supervision of diverse work teams|
|MEM30031A||Operate computer-aided design (CAD) system to produce basic drawing elements|
|MEM30032A||Produce basic engineering drawings|
|MEM30033A||Use computer-aided design (CAD) to create and display 3-D models|
|BSBLDR413||Lead effective workplace relationships|
|BSBPEF402||Develop personal work priorities|
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.
Thurgoona (NEC) and Wollongong
Phone 131 601
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