The Certificate II in Construction Pathways will provide you with skills and knowledge across a range of trade occupations, such as joinery, shopfitting, carpentry and bricklaying and tiling.
Career opportunities, include:
- apprentice carpenter
- apprentice wall and floor tiling
- apprentice bricklayer
- apprentice form worker, joiner and shopfitter
Pathways to further study:
- CPC30111 Certificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying
- CPC30211 Certificate III in Carpentry
- CPC31311 Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling
- CPC31912 Certificate III in Joinery
- CPC30116 Certificate III in Shopfitting
Study at home through remote learning
While measures are in place to curb the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19), units of theory for this course will be delivered remotely and assessments undertaken on campus with social distancing in place.
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Studying the Certificate II in Construction Pathways at Holmesglen
This course 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’s core units will meet the requirements, and provide credits in most Certificate III qualifications - apprenticeship courses - in building and construction trades.
You’ll gain an understanding of building skills and principles and be exposed to common scenarios you’ll experience on the job.
Our teachers are industry experts that have worked in the field. Here at Holmesglen, we structure our courses to use our real-world working environments so you're prepared to enter into an apprenticeship and begin your trade.
||Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
||Handle And Prepare Bricklaying And Blocklaying Materials
||Use Bricklaying And Blocklaying Tools And Equipment
||Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
||Conduct workplace communication
||Carry out measurements and calculations
||Plan and organise work
||Read and interpret plans and specifications
||Handle wall and floor tiling materials
||Use wall and floor tiling tools and equipment
||Erect And Dismantle Formwork For Footings And Slabs On Ground
||Use carpentry tools and equipment
| Code || Name |
|CPCCOHS2001A||Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry|
|CPCCBL2001A||Handle And Prepare Bricklaying And Blocklaying Materials|
|CPCCBL2002A||Use Bricklaying And Blocklaying Tools And Equipment|
|CPCCCM1012A||Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry|
|CPCCCM1014A||Conduct workplace communication|
|CPCCCM1015A||Carry out measurements and calculations|
|CPCCCM1013A||Plan and organise work|
|CPCCCM2001A||Read and interpret plans and specifications|
|CPCCWF2001A||Handle wall and floor tiling materials|
|CPCCWF2002A||Use wall and floor tiling tools and equipment|
|CPCCCA2003A||Erect And Dismantle Formwork For Footings And Slabs On Ground|
|CPCCCA2002B||Use carpentry tools and equipment|
Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards.
There are no formal entry requirements
Prior to enrolment or commencement of training you will be required to complete a literacy and numeracy assessment and a pre-training interview.
These will assist with determining your suitability to the course, verify your training plan, and identify any learning support needs.
Recognition of prior learning
You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.
Qualification and recognition
On completion, you will receive the CPC20211 Certificate II in Construction Pathways.
How to apply
Visit How to Apply for more information on the application process.
Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.
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|Tuition fees (GST exempt)
Additional costs may apply to students who may require a Working With Children Check, National Police Check, consumables such as learning resources, personal protective equipment/clothing and immunisation costs as relevant to the course requirements.
All fees are indicative only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment. Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth funding. Find out more about paying for your course.