Carpentry & Joinery

CPC20220 - Certificate II in Construction Pathways
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CPC20220 – Certificate II in Construction Pathways


DURATION >> 10 weeks full-time
DAYS / TIME >> 3 days per week (Wednesday to Friday), 8:30am – 3:30pm
PLUS >> 5-7 hrs p/w self-directed study and activities
SUBSIDISED PRICES >>You may be eligible for Smart and Skilled funding or training subsidies.*  View Fees & Charges PDF for information.
NON-SUBSIDISED PRICES >> Full-fee $4,010.
LOCATION >> ITeC’s Construction Hub, Wollongong

Prepare for a career in CARPENTRY & JOINERY

Practical activities to get you skilled to secure an Apprenticeship or a job in the Building and Construction industry.

Our large, onsite construction workshop will allow you to undertake activities and projects using state of the art industry tools.

Our Trainer will support you to learn how to use tools, measure and cut, use power tools and work in a safe environment.

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>> Practical activities undertaking your own project to show your skills and knowledge.
>> Work and communicate with others to build the skills required to engage in the building industry.
>> Apply problem solving skills on own project as well as with others to complete tasks and projects on time.

What will I learn throughout the course?

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Learn the requirements to work safely in a building and construction environment including understanding Work Health & Safety (WHS) requirements and the regulations. You will identify hazards, assess risks, and understand operation procedures and gain experience in completing WHS Report Forms, using Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) and how to make sure tools and equipment are safe to use. Including NSW WHITECARD.

Tools, equipment and materials

You will learn the correct handling, use, maintenance, and storage requirements for a range of hand and power tools including compound mitre saws, sanding tools, chisels, bevels, squares, tape measures, electric planes, measuring and levelling equipment and more.


The projects will enable students to plan and prepare for each task and will include interpreting construction documentation such as sketches, plans and specification.

Students will follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for each step referring to the appropriate safety requirements and will work as a group and individually to: plan, calculate material quantities, select and use required tools and equipment, and complete tasks on time.

Course Units

Core Units
CPCCOM1012 Work effectively and sustainably in the Construction Industry
CPCCOM1013 Plan and organise work
CPCCOM1015 Carry out measurements and calculations
CPCCVE1011 Undertake a basic construction project
CPCCWHS2001 Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the Construction Industry

Elective Units
CPCCCA2002 Use carpentry tools and equipment
CPCCCA2011 Handle carpentry materials
CPCCCM2006 Apply basic levelling procedures
CPCCCM2009 Carry out basic demolition
CPCCOM2001 Read and interpret plans and specifications

Career Opportunities

This course will prepare students for a career in trades, building and construction. 

Enrol Now!

If you would like to secure a position in this course enrol now!

Need Help?

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* This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government through the Smart and Skilled program.  
* Training under NSW Fee Free is fee free and fully funded by the NSW and Commonwealth governments’.