Course Name: Certificate II in Construction Pathways
Provider: Builders Academy
Level: Certificate II
Delivery Method: Online
Work towards becoming an apprenticeship in the building and construction industry.
Gain a competitive advantage by being the apprentice every tradesman hopes for and increase your employment prospects. You’ll develop an understanding of building skills and principles and be exposed to common scenarios you’ll experience on the job.
This qualification is delivered by RTO 21583
About the CPC20211 – Certificate II in Construction Pathways
This qualification covers the basic skills and knowledge required to work in a primary trade within the construction industry.
After successfully completing this course you will have the essential skills needed to enter a full apprenticeship in your chosen field of construction, including carpentry, joinery and shopfitting or wall and floor tiling.
It will give you a chance to sample a variety of trade skills and help you find your career path in a highly employable sector.
You’ll learn the best work health and safety practices, how to correctly use tools, and learn about the materials you will be working with.
You will understand the job, and what is required of you and be able to effectively communicate with your work-mates.
This qualification prepares you with the essential skills needed to enter a full apprenticeship in your chosen field of construction, including carpentry, joinery and shopfitting or wall and floor tiling.
The core units will meet the requirements and provide credits in most Certificate III qualifications – apprenticeship courses – in building and construction trades.
There are no educational entry requirements for this qualification, however:
• Participants must be 16 years old or over
• Be competent in written and spoken English. All prospective students will undertake a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) evaluation prior to commencing the training.
This course has a duration of 13 weeks, with classes running 3 days per week 8:30am – 4:00pm.
The course is delivered in specially designed facilities where an emphasis is placed on providing hands on, practical training wherever possible.
The course is delivered with both theory and practical elements, with a focus on practical application projects.
Before starting this qualification with Builders Academy Australia, you are required to purchase the following:
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Suitable steel cap work boots (must be ankle high and meet or exceed Australian Standard AS/NZS2210.3 for Type 1 safety footwear)
Hi-Vis long sleeve shirt (must meet AS/NZS 4602.1:2011 High-Visibility Safety Garments for Day use only and rated UPF 50+. AS/NZS 4399: 1999 Sun Protective Clothing – Evaluation and Classification)
Suitable work pants (denim and tracksuit pants are not permitted)
Safety glasses (must comply with Australian standard AS/NZS 1337.1:2010 for medium impact protection)
Work gloves (must comply with standard EN 388:3131 and meet Risk Category II: Gloves of Intermediate Design For Intermediate Risk, cleaning gloves are not permitted)
Hearing protection (must not have a radio included, and must comply with Australia New Zealand standard AS/NZS 1270:2002)