CPC20220 Certificate II in Construction Pathways

Award Course
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding


This qualification provides a pathway to the primary trades in the construction industry, with the exception of plumbing. Trade outcomes are predominantly achieved through an Australian Apprenticeship and this Certificate II allows for inclusion of skills suited for entry to off- site occupations, such as joinery and shopfitting, as well as carpentry, bricklaying and other occupations in general construction. This Certificate II is designed to introduce learners to the recognised trade callings in the construction industry and provide meaningful credit in a construction industry Australian Apprenticeship. The qualification has core unit of competency requirements that are required in most Certificate III qualifications. The elective options are structured to allow choice from areas of trade skills, as an introduction to a range of occupations.


This qualification could lead to employment in the construction Industry.


Certificate III in Carpentry and Certificate III in Cabinet Making apprenticeships.

Course Delivery

Classroom- based and employer- based trainee delivery available.

Entry Requirements

Each student will undertake a Pre-Training Review to help confirm the proposed course is suitable. It will provide valuable information about an individual's existing skills and knowledge, language, literacy and numeracy skills, and whether the course will help in achieving learning and or employment goals. Students are required to meet with a teacher from Building and Construction prior to enrolment to determine their suitability for the course.

Expected Time to Complete

1 Years

Units & Assessment
Core Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
CPCCOM1012 Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry 20 $0.00
CPCCOM1013 Plan and organise work 20 $0.00
CPCCOM1015 Carry out measurements and calculations 20 $0.00
CPCCVE1011 Undertake a basic construction project 40 $0.00
CPCCWHS2001 Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry 20 $0.00
Elective Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
CPCCCA2002 Use carpentry tools and equipment 96 $0.00
CPCCCA2011 Handle carpentry materials 16 $0.00
CPCCCM2004 Handle construction materials 16 $0.00
CPCCCM2006 Apply basic levelling procedures 8 $0.00
CPCCCM2012 Work safely at heights 8 $0.00
Your particular units of study will be determined from the core and elective units required for this qualification.

RPL is a formal assessment process that recognises relevant skills and knowledge you have already gained through previous training, work and life experiences. Contact the Institute today to discuss your options for RPL.
Intake Campus Course Details
2023 February Mildura Campus Full Time, Full Year, Monday and Tuesday, 8.00AM - 4.30PM
2023 February Mildura Campus Part Time, Classroom, Full Year, Monday and Tuesday, 8.00AM - 4.30PM