Certificate II in Construction

TAFE NSW

This qualification is part of the Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package. It provides an occupational outcome and a range of support tasks applicable to a majority of construction work sites. Students who complete this qualification may secure employment as a builder's labourer.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education

Structure:

15 units: 10 core; 5 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry; Plan and organise work; Conduct workplace communication; Carry out measurements and calculations; Read and interpret plans and specifications; Use construction tools and equipment; Apply basic levelling procedures; Carry out concreting to simple forms; Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry. Electives: Licence to operate a forklift truck; Control traffic with stop-slow bat; Carry out excavation; Use explosive power tools; plus more.

Study Pathways:

The qualification has core units of competency that are required in many Certificate III qualifications. The elective options are structured to allow choice from a range of units aligned at Certificate III level and in total could provide meaningful credit in a construction industry Australian Apprenticeship.

Related Careers:

Construction Worker,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Western - Cowra No info No
Western - Dubbo No info No
Western - Mudgee No info No
Western - Orange No info No Online
Hunter - Maitland No info No
Hunter - Ourimbah No info No
Illawarra - Nowra No info No
Riverina - Albury No info No
Hunter - Muswellbrook No info No
New England - Armidale No info No
New England - Inverell No info No
New England - Tamworth No info No
New England - Glen Innes No info No
North Coast - Kingscliff No info No Part time
North Coast - Wollongbar No info No

About Us

TAFE NSW has been at the foundation of Australian education for over 130 years. 

From the rapid economic development and population growth of colonial times to the gold rush and post-war periods, TAFE NSW has remained constant; responding to the shifting demands of the workforce, the economy and Australia.

Today, we offer over 1,200 courses, from certificate to degree level, to over 500,000 students and are ranked the number two higher education provider in NSW for teaching quality, skills learned and overall satisfaction.  (Qilt.edu.au

From beauty salons to auto shops, restaurants to IT networking labs, VR to TV studios, our facilities are state-of-the-art and are designed to give you real-world knowledge.

Be doing what you love on campuses built with you in mind.

TAFE NSW Student Services 

Each TAFE NSW campus has a range of services and dedicated facilities to assist you through your study experience.

  • Student association membership which provides opportunities for social and recreational activities with local students
  • Libraries
  • Tutorials
  • Careers advice
  • Help with finding a job
  • Résumé writing and preparing for a job interview
  • Counselling for study and other personal matters
  • Cafés
  • Childcare facilities
  • Student parking.

Please note: Not all TAFE NSW locations have all of these services. To find out the services in your location, give us a call on 131 601 or visit www.tafensw.edu.au.

TAFE NSW provides...

  • Industry-standard training facilities
  • Professional teachers with real-world experience
  • Courses that are developed with industry partners
  • Pathways to higher education
  • Student support services.

 TAFE NSW teachers...

  • Are dedicated, supportive and friendly
  • Teach in small class sizes
  • Use up-to-date teaching materials and equipment
  • Have educational and industry qualifications and experience.

 TAFE NSW locations

  • Thirty-two campuses in metropolitan Sydney
  • Ninety-eight campuses in cities and towns around regional NSW
  • Modern facilities and equipment
  • Friendly and relaxed campus lifestyle
  • Region-specific courses and activities
  • Easy public transport options.

 

 

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