Adelaide Hills Student Pathways
Course Details - CPC20220 Certificate II in Construction Pathways - Heathfield High School

AHSPs TitleConstruction Pathways
QualificationCPC20220 Certificate II in Construction Pathways
RTOAdelaide Training & Employment Centre (National Code 0022)
Host OrganisationHeathfield High School
Course Length2 semesters (1 year)
40 weeks
Course DescriptionThe Construction Pathways full year program is a highly practical one which is supported by theory and is designed for students wishing to explore a career in the building and construction industry. The focus is on providing hands on practical experience in the trade areas of carpentry, concreting, tiling, painting and decorating, joinery, plastering, plaster board fixing/flushing, bricklaying and demolition. Students complete competencies from the Construction Training package. Students will complete their National White Card training which is the regulatory authority requirement before entry to a work site is permitted. High standards of safe work practices are expected and enforced throughout the course. All students are required to organise and participate in Structured Workplace Learning in industry settings.
PathwaysThis course leads to Certificate III courses in a range of different trade areas as well as possibilities in School Based Apprenticeships and full-time Apprenticeships.
Entry RequirementsStudents in Year 11 must be able to demonstrate an interest or experience in the Construction Industry. A pre-course requirement for VGSS funded students is the completion of a White-Card (CPCCWHS1001) prior to course commencement ($100 per head). A Term 3 2021 date for White-Card completion TBA. Students in Year 11 will also need to undertake the VET Readiness Orientation (VETRO) process in Semester 2, 2021 via a referral process completed at their Home School using an online form. Once the Home School has completed the referral process, students will be required to undertake a Snapshot Reading and Numeracy Assessment to demonstrate sufficient literacy and numeracy ability.
Other RequirementsStudents must supply their own steel capped boots, 8m quality tape measure and a box of quality disposable dust masks. The tape measure and box of dust masks must be labelled with the student's name. Other personal protective clothing and equipment will be supplied by the course and will include safety glasses, a shirt, riggers gloves and ear muffs. Shirts are to be worn and visible at all times while on site.
Delivery Location(s)Building & Construction Centre, Heathfield High School, 99 Longwood Road, Heathfield, SA, 5153
Dates and Times40 weekly sessions at Building & Construction Centre on Tuesdays from 08:45 until 15:15.
Commencement date 08/02/22.
Work Placement10 days
Students and their families are responsible for organising 70 hours of Structured Workplace Learning (SWL) in the construction industry. The 70 hours of SWL must be completed by the end of the Term 3 2022 holidays.
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 1, 40 SACE credits
Units Of Competency
CoreCPCCCM1012Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry20 nominal hours
 CPCCCM1013Plan and organise work20 nominal hours
 CPCCCM1015Carry out measurements and calculations20 nominal hours
 CPCCWHS2001Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry20 nominal hours
 CPCCVE1011Undertake a basic construction project40 nominal hours
ElectiveCPCCCM2004Handle construction materials16 nominal hours
 CPCCCM2006Apply basic levelling procedures8 nominal hours
 CPCCCM2009Carry out basic demolition32 nominal hours
 CPCCCA2002Use carpentry tools and equipment96 nominal hours
 CPCCCO2013Carry out concreting to simple forms20 nominal hours
Nominal hours are used for SACE purposes and are not reflective of actual delivery hours
Training Cost$73.00 GST exempt
This training cost may vary in 2022 and does not include consumables.

This training cost is the gap fee payable after subsidised government funding from the Department for Innovation and Skills (VFSS).

For DfE families who qualify for School Card, there may be no cost for this course.

Please refer to your school's VET Coordinator for further information.

Non-member schools - an admin levy of $250.00 per student.
Other Costs$550.00 including GST
This cost is for consumables.

An additional cost for White Card of $100 will also be applicable. (please refer to pre-requisites description).
Number Of StudentsMinimum    12
Maximum   15
Orientation DetailsOrientation is undertaken on the first day Wednesday 9 February 2022. Students to meet at the Building and Construction Centre at Heathfield High School.
Contact PersonMs Sally Vaughan, Email
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