Course Details - Doorways 2 Construction - Complete Construction (Ocean View College B-12)

Course TitleDoorways 2 Construction - Complete Construction
RegionWestern Adelaide Secondary Schools Network
Host OrganisationOcean View College B-12
Course Length2 semesters (1 year)
DescriptionRegarding this RTO it is the school's intent to deliver. The Doorways 2 Construction Complete Construction course will teach students about diverse aspects of the construction industry while working on unique real world construction projects. It covers construction operations including; • site safety, site organisation and communication skills • management of a construction site • design development and interpreting construction drawings • residential construction (timber framing) • commercial construction (steel fabrication and installation) • civil construction • use of power tools • operation of heavy machinery (Kabota excavator and Kanga loader) • surveying and taking levels • concreting, paving and hardscaping • general construction techniques • 'White Card’, allowing access to building sites Throughout the course, students construct dynamic projects that range from bespoke architectural POD’s to ambitious urban intervention within the Ocean View site and within the broader community.
PathwaysThis course gives students an excellent start if they are considering a career in any area of construction, surveying, engineering, architecture, project management, mining or other related industries. Successful completion of the course will allow students to continue career development in a diverse selection of Certificate III trades, while also supporting students that wish to pursue TAFE or university studies in architecture, surveying, engineering and project management.
Special RequirementsSteel capped boots
Delivery Location(s)Ocean View College B-12, Gedville Road, Taperoo, SA, 5017
5 minute walk from Taperoo train station.
Dates and Times36 weekly sessions at Ocean View College B-12 on Mondays from 07:30 until 15:00
Commencement date 04/02/19
Two break times provided.
Work Placement10 days
Placement to be confirmed with the OVC Instructor prior to commencement.
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 1, 40 SACE credits
QualificationCertificate I in Construction (National code CPC10111)
RTOTAFE SA (National Code 41026)
CompulsoryCPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry   (6 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM1012A Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry   (20 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM1013A Plan and organise work   (20 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM1014A Conduct workplace communication   (20 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM2001ARead and interpret plans and specifications   (36 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM2005B Use construction tools and equipment   (96 nominal hours)
 CPCCVE1011AUndertake a basic construction project   (40 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM1015ACarry out measurements and calculations   (20 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM2006A Apply basic levelling procedures   (8 nominal hours)
 CPCCCM2004AHandle construction materials   (16 nominal hours)
Student Cost$100.00
This consists of a $100 (GST free) Regional VET fee, payable to your Home School.
Home School Cost$600.00
This consists of a $300 (GST free) course cost, $110 (GST free) RTO Fees, $70 (GST free) for White Card and $120 (GST included) for resources and consumables. This will be invoiced to the Home School from Ocean View College B-12.
Cost NotesSome costings will be subject to change.
Number Of StudentsMinimum    10
Maximum   15
Selection ProcessBy appointment
Orientation DetailsMeet with the trainer
Public TransportTrain via Outer Harbour Line to Taperoo train station. See for train and bus routes and timetables.
Contact PersonMs Addison Ellis, Email
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