Carpentry & Joinery

Certificate II - Construction Pathways
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CPC20220 Certificate II in Construction Pathways

FOCUS >> CARPENTRY & JOINERY

NEXT COURSE STARTS >> Monday 10th October, 2022
DURATION >> 10 weeks full-time
DAYS / TIME >> 4 days per week (Monday to Thursday), 8:30am – 4:00pm
PLUS >> 5-7 hrs p/w self-directed study and activities
COST >> FREE or LOW COST* (eligibility criteria applies)
LOCATION >> ITeC’s Construction Workshop, Coniston

Prepare for a career in CARPENTRY & JOINERY

Practical course with underpinning theory delivered at ITeC’s Construction Hub. Successful completion will enhance opportunities to secure an Apprenticeship or a job in Building and Construction.

>> Practical activities undertaking your own project to show your skills and knowledge.
>> Work and communicate with others to build the skills required to engage in the building industry.
>> Apply problem solving skills on own project as well as with others to complete tasks and projects on time.

What will I learn throughout the course?

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Safety

Learn the requirements to work safely in a building and construction environment including understanding Work Health & Safety (WHS) requirements and the regulations. You will identify hazards, assess risks, and understand operation procedures and gain experience in completing WHS Report Forms, using Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) and how to make sure tools and equipment are safe to use. Including NSW WHITECARD.

Tools, equipment and materials

You will learn the correct handling, use, maintenance, and storage requirements for a range of hand and power tools including compound mitre saws, sanding tools, chisels, bevels, squares, tape measures, electric planes, measuring and levelling equipment and more.

Projects

The projects will enable students to plan and prepare for each task and will include interpreting construction documentation such as sketches, plans and specification.

Students will follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for each step referring to the appropriate safety requirements and will work as a group and individually to: plan, calculate material quantities, select and use required tools and equipment, and complete tasks on time.

Course Units

Core Units
CPCCOM1012 Work effectively and sustainably in the Construction Industry
CPCCOM1013 Plan and organise work
CPCCOM1015 Carry out measurements and calculations
CPCCVE1011 Undertake a basic construction project
CPCCWHS2001 Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the Construction Industry

Elective Units
CPCCCA2002 Use carpentry tools and equipment
CPCCCA2011 Handle carpentry materials
CPCCCM2006 Apply basic levelling procedures
CPCCCM2009 Carry out basic demolition
CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

Career Opportunities

This course will prepare students for a career in trades, building and construction. 

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* This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government through the Smart and Skilled program.