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22614VIC VETDSS - Certificate II in Building and Construction (Carpentry) Pre-ap

Duration

2 Years ½ Day/Week

Location

ColacEast GeelongWerribee

Placement

Recommended

Scored

No

Outcome

Partial completion

Entry requirements

  • Attending a secondary school
  • Successful completion of Year 9 with the equivalent literacy and numeracy levels

You will learn

  • Build basic wall and roof frames
  • Use carpentry tools and equipment correctly
  • Understand and apply basic plans and drawings
  • Gain knowledge of levelling procedures and sustainable construction practices
  • Follow safety requirements in the construction industry

Course outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program you will receive:

  • Recognition of up to two VCE VET units at Units 1 and 2 level, and a VCE VET Units 3 and 4 sequence.
  • ATAR contribution: if you receive a VCE VET Units 3 and 4 sequence you may be eligible for an increment towards your ATAR.
  • A Statement of Attainment for the partial completion of Certificate II in Building and Construction (Carpentry) Pre-apprenticeship.

Dress code and course materials

Assessment is based on

  • Team Projects   
  • Hands-on project work

Further study options

* to complete the remaining units to gain the full qualification

**offered as an Apprenticeship only

  •  
      = Guaranteed Gordon pathway course

How to apply

You must first speak to your school about VETDSS before proceeding with the below application.

  1. View the application requirements to find out what documents you will need to complete your application or watch our how to apply video.
  2. Apply online by selecting an intake from the Applications & attendance table below.

If you need help, visit Customer Service or request application support via email.
Submission of an application does not guarantee a place in the course.

Applications & attendance

IntakeApplicationsAttendanceClassesDuration 
2024 VET Full Year
Colac Trade Training Centre 
Open: 1 Aug 2023
Close: 12 Mar 2024 
Class DayDelivered Colac Trade Training Centre
 
Part-time: 2 years  Apply  
2024 VET Full Year
East Geelong Campus 
Open: 1 Aug 2023
Close: 12 Mar 2024 
Class DayDelivered East Geelong Campus
 
Part-time: 2 years  Apply  
2024 VET Full Year
Werribee (area) 
Open: 1 Aug 2023
Close: 12 Mar 2024 
Class DayDelivered Thomas Carr Trade Training Cen
 
Part-time: 2 years  Apply  
2024 VET Full Year
East Geelong Campus 
Open: 1 Aug 2023
Close: 12 Mar 2024 
Class DayIntake Only for Gordon VCE Student
 
Part-time: 2 years  Apply  

 

Unfortunately we cannot always guarantee you will secure a place in your selected course. We recommend you apply early.

 

Units

Core Units Code Hours
Apply basic levelling procedures CPCCCM2006 8
Apply WHS requirements policies and procedures in the construction industry CPCCWHS2001 20
Carry out measurements and calculations CPCCCM1015 20
Conduct workplace communication CPCCOM1014 20
Interpret and apply basic plans and drawings VU23313 25
Prepare for work in the building and construction industry VU23312 18
Elective Units Code Hours
Construct a basic roof frame VU23324 40
Construct basic wall frames VU23323 48
Identify and handle carpentry tools and equipment VU23320 100
Install basic external cladding VU23325 24
Install basic window and door frames VU23326 24
Perform basic setting out VU23321 24

 

Please note that the electives listed are those delivered by the Gordon but you may not be required to complete all of these to successfully complete this qualification. In order to clarify what is required to complete this qualification, please check https://training.gov.au/Home/Tga

 

Date published: 7/02/2024 10:03:31 AM
22614VIC-VETDSS-Certificate-II-in-Building-and-Construction-(Carpentry)-Pre-ap