Certificate I in Construction (CPC10111)
This qualification provides an introduction to the construction industry, its culture, occupations, job roles and workplace expectations. The units of competency cover essential work health and safety requirements, the industrial and work organisation structure, communication skills, work planning, and basic use of tools and materials. The qualification is built around a basic construction project unit that integrates the skills and embeds the facets of employability skills in context.
The qualification is suited to VET in Schools programs or learners with no previous connection to the construction industry or relevant employment history.
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|AQF Level||Level 1: Certificate I|
There are no entry requirements for this course, however it is highly recommended that students have attained a Sound Achievement (SA) result in year 10 numeracy and literacy subjects or equivalent prior to enrolling in this program.
Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations
Apprenticeship within construction industry, including: Bricklayer or Blocklayer, Ceiling or wall plasterer, Carpenter, Joiner, Painter decorator, Roof tiler, Shopfitter, Solid plasterer, Stonemason
Standard Course Structure
To successfully complete this course, students must complete a total of 11 units, consisting of:
8 core units and 3 elective units, of which:
|CPCCCM1012A||Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry|
|CPCCCM1013A||Plan and organise work|
|CPCCCM1014A||Conduct workplace communication|
|CPCCCM2001A||Read and interpret plans and specifications|
|CPCCCM2005A||Use construction tools and equipment|
|CPCCOHS2001A||Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry|
|CPCCVE1011A||Undertake a basic construction project|
|CPCCWHS1001||Prepare to work safely in the construction industry|
|CPCCCM1015A||Carry out measurements and calculations|
|CPCCCM2004A||Handle construction materials|
|CPCCCM2006A||Apply basic levelling procedures|
2018 Study Sequence
Enrol into all units at once.
Course Assessment Information
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Students are required to supply their own personal protective equipment as required including appropriate clothing and footwear.
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) required:
· Steel Cap Boots
· Safety Glasses
Students are required to gain a White Card (Construction Induction); applicants who do not already hold this will be given the opportunity to complete the program