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The Certificate II in Building and Construction (Carpentry) is a pre-apprenticeship course that will earn you credits to enter a full apprenticeship. Upon completion, you will be prepared to start an apprenticeship in your chosen area of construction and have more to offer site managers. You will also be able to assume different roles in a variety of building projects.

– Administered by a Registered Training Organisation (RTO 21583)

Apprenticeships in the carpentry, carpentry, painting and decorating, wall and ceiling lining, wall and floor tiling, solid plastering, or stonemasonry.

Not applicable

Course durations vary depending on the class selected by the participant.

Flexible, Offsite, or Classroom

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The course is delivered with both theory and practical elements, with a mixture of classroom, group discussions, and individual research (including online study) supported by workplace mentoring by your workplace supervisor (if applicable).
Assessments are completed to measure your skills and knowledge against the training qualification requirements and those of the industry. The assessment process will include written and practical presentations, observation and classroom participation and will require some time away from the training rooms completing assignments and self-paced exercises online and through the development of a workplace portfolio of evidence.
Most materials are supplied. Once you’re registered we will be in contact to confirm final unit selections, materials and fees.

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