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Certificate I in Construction

CPC10111

Build foundation skills in construction

This qualification provides an introduction to the construction industry, its culture, role types and workplace expectations. Participants learn essential work health and safety requirements, communication skills, work planning, and basic use of tools and materials.

LOCATIONS

Cairns
Cape York
Torres Strait Islands
Northern Territory
Tasmania

DURATION

6 months (full-time)
12 months (part-time)

Dependent on past and current work history and experience.

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Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Build foundation skills in construction

This qualification provides an introduction to the construction industry, its culture, role types and workplace expectations. Participants learn essential work health and safety requirements, communication skills, work planning, and basic use of tools and materials.

CODE
TITLE
CORE / ELECTIVE

Demo Content

CPCCOHS2001A
Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
Core
This unit of competency covers fundamental OHS necessary to undertake work tasks within any sector in the construction industry. It includes the identification of hazardous materials, including asbestos, and compliance with legislated work safety practices. It does not cover removal of asbestos, which is a licensed activity.
CPCCWHS1001
Prepare to work safely in the construction industry
Core
This unit of competency specifies the mandatory work health and safety training required prior to undertaking construction work.
CPCCCM1012A
Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
Core
This unit of competency supports the attainment of basic understanding of the structure, culture and role expectations of workers within the construction industry and sustainable use of materials and resources.
CPCCCM1013A
Plan and organise work
Core
This unit of competency supports the attainment of capabilities and understanding to prioritise work tasks and organise time and resources to undertake given tasks effectively and cooperatively with other team members.
CPCCCM2001A
Read and interpret plans and specifications
Core
This unit of competency supports the basic reading and interpretation of plans and specifications commonly used in the construction industry.
CPCCCM2005B
Use construction tools and equipment
Core
This unit of competency supports achievement of use of basic hand and power tools commonly used in the construction industry.
CPCCVE1011A
Undertake a basic construction project
Core
This unit supports the attainment of basic construction work applications for new construction sites, existing structures being renovated or extended, and existing structures subject to service, restoration or maintenance which includes working with others and as a member of a team.
CPCCCM1015A
Carry out measurements and calculations
Elective
This unit of competency supports achievement of skills to take measurements and use these to calculate material qualities and calculations for related tasks commonly used and applied in construction work.
CPCCCM2004A
Handle construction materials
Elective
This unit of competency supports achievement of skills and knowledge to identify commonly used construction materials and safely handle and store them manually or in preparation for mechanical handling, which includes working with others and as a member of a team.
CPCCCM2006B
Apply basic leveling procedures
Elective
This unit of competency supports achievement of skills to undertake levelling work using a variety of methods and equipment commonly used in the construction industry, which includes working with others and as a member of a team.
CPCCCM1011A
Undertake basic estimation and costing
Elective
This unit supports the attainment of basic understanding and application of construction estimating and costing.
CPCCCM1016A
Identify requirements for safe tilt-up work
Elective
This unit of competency supports achievement of tilt-up work knowledge required prior to entering tilt-up workplaces. It meets the needs of workers requiring tilt-up work induction training according to legislative requirements.
CPCCVE1002B
Undertake a basic computer design project
Elective
This unit supports the attainment of understanding how to design a basic construction project using relevant computer equipment and software.

Fee for service

For information on applicable fees, phone 07 40441060 or email trainingsupport@trainingca.com.au

On successful completion of this qualification, you will receive a Certificate in CPC10111 Certificate I in Construction.

On partial completion of this qualification, you will receive a Statement of Attainment in CPC10111 Certificate I in Construction.

Job opportunities

Trade assistant, general labourer, repairs and maintenance, leading to a trade apprenticeships (excluding plumbing)

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