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Construction pathways

Two Unit Board Developed Course (BDC) Category B

In this course students develop underpinning knowledge and skills related to work in the construction industry. Occupations in the construction industry include carpenters, joiners, roof tilers, plasterers, bricklayers, painters and decorators, floor finishers and plumbers. There are currently skill shortages in many of the construction trades.

This course is designed for students who wish to develop knowledge and skills to commence a career and be an effective employee in the construction industry. Students who are assessed as competent in sufficient units of competency will be eligible for a full Certificate qualification; partial completion will lead to a Statement of Attainment

Further information is available on the Construction syllabus website.

Compulsory units

  • CPCCCM1012A – Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
  • CPCCCM1013A – Plan and organise work
  • CPCCCM1014A – Conduct workplace communication
  • CPCCCM1015A – Carry out measurements and calculations
  • CPCCCM2001A – Read and interpret plans and specifications
  • CPCCOHS2001A – Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
  • CPCCWHS1001 – Work safely in the construction industry
  • CPCCCM2005B – Use construction tools and equipment

Elective units

  • CPCCCA2011A – Handle carpentry materials
  • CPCCCA2002B – Use carpentry tools and equipment
  • CPCCJN2001A – Assemble components
  • CPCCJN2002B – Prepare for off-site manufacturing processes
  • CPCCWF2001A – Handle wall and floor tiling materials
  • CPCCWF2002A – Use wall and floor tiling tools and equipment
  • CPCCCM2006B – Apply basic levelling procedures
  • CPCCBL2001A – Handle and prepare bricklaying and blocklaying materials
  • CPCCBL2002A – Use bricklaying and blocklaying tools & equipment
  • CPCCCO2013A – Carry out concreting to simple forms
  • CPCCCA2003A – Erect and dismantle formwork for foots and slabs on ground