Certificate II in Building and Construction

Certificate II in Building and Construction

Course Overview

52824WA – Certificate II in Building and Construction (Pathway – Trades)

This qualification provides pathways to the primary trades in the construction industry with the exception of plumbing. The core and elective units form part of many Certificate III qualifications and may provide credit in a construction industry Australian Apprenticeship.

Course Duration and Information

Upcoming Course Dates – Apply Below

Start Date: 18th January 2021
End Date: 12th March 2021

Course Information

The Certificate II in Building and Construction (Pre-Apprenticeship) provides a pathway into the Carpentry & Joinery Trade while also giving you the skills and knowledge to apply basic Carpentry and Joinery Techniques.

This includes OHS in the construction industry, using carpentry tools and equipment, concreting to simple forms, calculations and measurements.


The Pre-Apprenticeship course is a full time course (5 days per week) and is run over 8 weeks. Work placement is also required during the course


ATC Skills Centre
Address: 9 Craigie Street, Davenport, WA 6230

Course Cost

This program are funded by the Department of Training and Workforce Development through ‘Jobs and Skills WA’

Until December 31 2021 this course comes under the Lower Fees, Local Skills Initiative.

This means course fees have been cut in half!

Find out more about the initiative here

The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment as per the DTWD VET Fees and Charges Policy. Additional fees may apply such as Student service and resource fees

As a guide the expected 2021 fees are:

Full Rate Youth Concession
$594.96 $560.80 $289.44

A deposit of $50 is required at time of enrolment to confirm your placement. This deposit will come off your total fees.

Please contact us on (08) 9725 7911 for an accurate price for this course



Upon completion of the course you will receive;

  • Nationally Accredited Certificate

Units of Competency

CPCCCM1012A Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
CPCCCM1013A Plan and organise work
CPCCCM1014A Conduct workplace communication
CPCCCM1015A Carry out measurements and calculations
CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications
CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry
CPCCCA2002B Use carpentry tools and equipment
CPCCCA2011A Handle carpentry materials
CPCCCA3002A Carry out setting out
CPCCCM2007B Use explosive power tools
CPCCCM3006 Carry out levelling operations
CPCCCO2013A Carry out concreting to simple forms
63 Hours Work Placement & Supervised Skills Practice
Apply Now
Contact ATC Skills Centre for more information or fill in the registration form below