CPC10111 - Certificate I in Construction (Cert I)


Course Code:CPC10111
Course Type:Certificate I
Accreditation Type:Nationally recognised training
Delivery Mode:Face to Face
Delivery Location(s):Contact MPREC for locations
Course Duration:Up to 1 year
Workload *:Full-time or Part-time
Entry Requirements:Contact REDI.E for more information
Licencing Requirements:WorkCover – White Card
Equipment Required:Contact REDI.E for safety equipment (PPE) required
Work Placement:Not compulsory but may be offered as part of course
Fee Options:

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This course is an introduction to the construction industry and covers a range of activities. Working on a construction project will help you learn the practical skills you require and you will also develop the knowledge to be competent in some construction industry environments.
It will give you the opportunity to cover industry culture, occupations, job roles and workplace expectations. It will also cover work health and safety requirements, industry and organisation structure, communication skills, work planning and the basic use of tools and equipment.
This course will give you the skills needed to assist you in successfully undertaking the Certificate II qualification should you want to proceed further in the industry.

You will be required to study 11 units of competency to complete this qualification.  There are 8 core units and 3 elective units.  

Core Units of Competency

Unit code Unit title
CPCCCM1012A Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
CPCCCM1013A Plan and organise work
CPCCCM1014A Conduct workplace communication
CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications
CPCCCM2005B Use construction tools and equipment
CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry
CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
CPCCVE1011A Undertake a basic construction project

Electives Units of Competency

Three (3) electives from the areas of learning in estimating and costing, measurements and calculations, safe tilt-up work, handling construction materials, basic levelling and a basic computer design project. 

* Workload

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