Course Details - Doorways 2 Construction (Woodville High School)

The information on this page has now been updated and confirmed for 2020. However, it is still possible that there may be some changes to this information prior to the commencement of the course.

Course TitleDoorways 2 Construction
RegionWestern Adelaide Secondary Schools Network
Host OrganisationWoodville High School
Course Length2 semesters (1 year)
DescriptionThe Doorways 2 Construction program is designed by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) as a response to the demand for young skilled workers in industry. Students who successfully complete the Doorways 2 Construction (Certificate I in Construction) are eligible to continue their construction pathway through the Doorways 2 Construction Plus program at Woodville High School. As an introduction to the building industry, the course will enable students to develop skills in carpentry, concreting and paving, fixing plasterboard, landscaping, tiling and bricklaying. This skill development will increase the ability for students to gain school based or full time apprenticeships in their chosen area of specialisation within the construction industry.
PathwaysStudents can continue training through conversion to school based or full-time apprenticeships or continue their studies at Woodville High School by completing the Doorways to Construction Plus program through ATEC and gaining a partial Certificate III in Carpentry.
PrerequisitesC or better in English and Maths.
Special RequirementsHi Vis shirt, ear plugs, safety glasses (equipment issued at start of D2C program). Safety boots (students need to purchase these).
Delivery Location(s)Woodville High School, 11 Actil Avenue, St Clair, SA, 5011
Dates and Times36 weekly sessions at Woodville High School on Fridays from 08:15 until 15:00
Commencement date 08/02/19
Work Placement15 days
Students will need to have the initiative to source approved placements and complete CITB log book requirements.
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 1, 40 SACE credits
QualificationCertificate I in Construction (National code CPC10111)
RTOAdelaide Training and Employment Centre (National Code 0022)
CompulsoryCPCCCM1012AWork effectively and sustainably in the construction industry   (20 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM1013APlan and organise work   (20 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM1014AConduct workplace communication   (20 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM2001ARead and interpret plans and specifications   (36 nominal hours)
 CPCCOHS1001AWork safely in the construction industry   (6 nominal hours)
 CPCCOHS2001AApply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry   (20 nominal hours)
 CPCCVE1011AUndertake a basic construction project   (40 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM1015ACarry out measurements and calculations   (20 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM2010AWork safely at heights   (8 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM2006AApply basic levelling procedures   (8 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM2005BUse construction tools and equipment   (96 nominal hours)
Student Cost$100.00
This consists of $100 (GST free) Regional VET fee, payable to your Home School.
Home School Cost$2,045.00
If there are a minimum of 12 students in this course, the Fee For Service cost (including materials) will be $2,045 (GST free) per student. This will be invoiced to the Home School by the RTO (ATEC). If there are more than 12 students, the cost will decrease.
Cost NotesHome school cost is subject to change and will be confirmed in November 2018.
Number Of StudentsMinimum    12
Maximum   15
Selection ProcessInterview and aptitude test.
Orientation DetailsStudents will be required to attend an orientation session in December 2018, details will be supplied in the acceptance letter.
Public TransportTorrens Road bus (stop 26) Circle Line bus (stops on school boundary) Train to Woodville Railway Station
Contact PersonMs Alana Probert, Phone 84459833, Email
Other Resources
Download subject information (PDF)

  Back to top