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Discover the basics of building and construction, with a focus on carpentry.

Once you’ve completed the Certificate II in Building and Construction (Carpentry) Pre-apprenticeship, you’ll be on your way to a carpentry apprenticeship.

During the course, you’ll learn practical skills in areas such as building structures, calculations, setting out, safe use of carpentry tools, levelling, concreting formwork, external cladding, interior fixings, demolition, roofing, sub-floor and wall framing, installation of window and door frames, environmental sustainability, first aid, and construction industry policies and procedures.

TIMETABLE
Full time: Monday to Friday 8am - 4.30pm (10 Weeks)

Please note: We also offer the Certificate II in Building and Construction (22338VIC) that specialises in bricklaying . View this course.

This course is covered by the Free TAFE initiative

Free TAFE for Priority Courses is a Victorian Government program that covers your tuition fees to study in this course, if you’re eligible, from 1 January 2019. Note that you will still need to pay other fees such as student services or materials fees.

Find out about your eligibility.

Course code
22338VIC
On campus
Dandenong, Frankston, Berwick TEC
Online
Not available Online
International
Not available for International students
Length
Full Time, 10 weeks.
Start dates
4 Feb, 22 Apr, 15 Jul and 30 Sep