Course Details - Building and Construction D2C (Multi Trade) - tradePATH (Mount Carmel College)

The information on this page has now been updated and confirmed for 2019. However, it is still possible that there may be some changes to this information prior to the commencement of the course.






Course TitleBuilding and Construction D2C (Multi Trade) - tradePATH
RegionWestern Adelaide Secondary Schools Network
Host OrganisationMount Carmel College
Course Length2 semesters (1 year)
DescriptionThis Certificate II in Construction Pathways develops building and construction skills, to introduce students to the specialised construction fields of work, including carpentry, brick and block laying, wall and ceiling fixing and tiling. This course is endorsed and supported by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) who provides some funding for eligible students.
PathwaysStudents will gain skills appropriate to their chosen field of work in the construction industry: carpentry, brick and block laying, solid plastering and tiling. This course is a prerequisite for tradePLUS courses at RTCC.
PrerequisitesThere are no prerequisites for this course although completion of Introduction to Construction tradeSKILLS is desirable.
Special RequirementsHigh visibility shirt and jumper and combination lock (for locker) will be ordered on behalf of the student (at cost) and provided at the start of the course. An itemised cost breakdown will be included in the cost to students. Black steel-capped boots and khaki work trousers to be purchased by students prior to commencement.
Delivery Location(s)Rosewater Trade Training Centre, 33 Newcastle Street, Rosewater, SA, 5013
The Training Centre is located adjacent to Mt Carmel College on the corner of Russell Street and Symon Street. Student car parking is available.
Dates and Times34 weekly sessions at Rosewater Trade Training Centre on Mondays from 08:40 until 15:00
Commencement date 04/02/19
This course runs on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Students must select a suitable day to meet their timetable commitments and indicate on the Regional VET Student Application Form.
Work Placement18 days
A SWL logbook must be completed as part of the TGSS agreement. 140 hours of SWL is compulsory as part of TGSS. 15 days for Fee For Service students. For students doing this course as Fee for Service,15 days is required (CITB D2C requirement).
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 1, 55 SACE credits
QualificationCertificate II in Construction Pathways (National code CPC20211)
RTOTAFE SA (National Code 41026)
Competencies
CompulsoryCPCCOHS2001AApply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry   (20 nominal hours)
 CPCCBL2001AHandle and prepare bricklaying and blocklaying materials   (16 nominal hours)
 CPCCBL2002AUse bricklaying and blocklaying tools and equipment   (30 nominal hours)
 CPCCSP2002AUse solid plastering tools and equipment   (80 nominal hours)
 CPCCSP2003APrepare surfaces for plastering   (40 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM2004AHandle construction materials   (16 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM2005BUse construction tools & equipment   (96 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM1012AWork effectively and sustainably in the construction industry   (20 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM1013APlan and organise work   (20 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM1014A Conduct workplace communication   (20 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM105A Carry out measurements and calculations   (20 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM2001ARead and interpret plans and specifications   (36 nominal hours)

There are 12 Units of Competency for this qualification.
Student Cost$480.00
This consists of a $100 (GST free) Regional VET fee and $380 (including GST) for Personal Protective Equipment and tools, payable to your Home School. These items will remain the property of the student, including take-home projects made during the course.
Home School Cost$3,400.00
TGSS - fee free. For students ineligible for TGSS, the RTO Fee For Service cost of this course will be $1700 per semester (GST free), invoiced to the Home School by the RTO. For students who are following this career pathway, there may be an opportunity for students to complete this course under the Training Guarantee for SACE Students (TGSS), providing students meet the eligibility criteria. A TGSS Form A will need to be completed for all TGSS students and submitted to the RTO. A Form B must be received from the RTO prior to commencement of the course.
Cost NotesFee is subject to change and will be confirmed in December 2018.
Number Of StudentsMinimum    12
Maximum   15
Selection ProcessApplicants will be required to provide evidence of previous work experience in the building and construction sector in 2018. Interviews will be conducted during November 2018. Completion of Introduction to Construction course is desirable but not essential.
Orientation DetailsStudents are encouraged to attend the information day on Wednesday 22 August, 15:30 to 19:30, to speak to current trainees and lecturers.
Public TransportBus Stop 34 on Newcastle Street, Rosewater or Alberton Train Station (4 minutes walk).
Contact PersonMr Shane Gubbin, Phone 84470560, Mobile 0407261967, Email shane.gubbin@mcc.catholic.edu.au
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