Cert II in Construction - CPC20120
Cert II in Construction
Course code: CPC20120
Are you interested in the building and construction industry? Enrol with Camden College in this entry level qualification and learn skills such as how to use construction tools and equipment, work safely at heights, carry out concreting to simple forms as well as carrying out measurements and calculations. The qualification has core units of competency that are required in many Certificate III qualifications. The elective options are structured to allow choice from a range of units aligned at Certificate III level.
Camden College has an excellent simulation area with all the tools and equipment you need to learn about the construction industry.
- Basic computer skills
- English Proficiency level for the training course reading, writing and comprehension skills
- IELTS 5.5 or equivalent
- Minimum 18 years of age
HOW TO APPLY
For further information please contact Camden College and speak to our friendly admissions team via:
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MODES OF DELIVERY
- Simulated work environment
- Duration 52 weeks
This course is delivered over 12 weeks. Students will attend face-to-face 2 x days per week 9am-5pm. This includes training and assessment.
Candidates must provide evidence of currency and experience by working in a management role for a minimum of 12 months within the past 18 months. A letter on company letterhead from current/past employer(s) verifying this is required.
RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING
This Certificate is designed to introduce students to the recognised trade callings in the construction industry and provide meaningfucredit in a construction industry Australian Apprenticeship.
This course is designed to cover topics common to all construction industry trades, including construction industry induction training and the fundamentals of bricklaying, simple concreting and tiling.
As this is a course designed for students with little to no vocational experience (apart from assistant labourers, for example), the College will not offer RPL to ensure students have the opportunity to undertake training in ‘current’ industry skills and knowledge.
Credit will be given for units of competency for which a certified copy is produced, subject to the College’s own verification. This will be identified prior to course commencement to enable any adjustments to the course program to be finalised.
UNITS OF COMPETENCY
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in 15 units of competency.
Use construction tools and equipment
Carry out hand excavation
Apply basic leveling procedures
Use explosive power tools
Work safely at heights
Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
Carry out concreting to simple forms
Carry out basic demolition
Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
Place and fix reinforcement materials
Plan and organize work
Read and interpret plans and specifications
Conduct workplace communication
Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
Manage project human resources