22338VIC Certificate II in Building and Construction Pre-apprenticeship

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Course Overview

A Certificate II in Building and Construction Pre-apprenticeship will prepare you for a range of roles in the building and construction industry. You’ll undergo practical training to allow you to apply for a carpentry apprenticeship and find work in both residential and commercial construction. The Certificate II in Building and Construction Pre-apprenticeship is a hands-on course with training in basic construction skills and the use of hand and power tools and other building equipment.

The Certificate II in Building and Construction Pre-apprenticeship addresses a range of subjects needed for carpentry work. Course delivery will vary depending on your provider, but you might cover topics including carrying out measurements and calculations, applying basic levelling procedures and interpreting plans and drawings. Enquire now for a full list of study units, entry requirements and start dates.


Nationally recognised training

Average duration

4 months


This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Apprentice Bricklayer$960 weekly pay
Apprentice Carpenter$960 weekly pay
Apprentice Scaffolder$960 weekly pay
Builders Labourer$960 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Plasterer$1,050 weekly pay
Scaffolder$1,350 weekly pay
Wall and Floor Tiler$1,250 weekly pay
Wall and Ceiling Installer$1,250 weekly pay
Stonemason$1,050 weekly pay

Please note that weekly pay figures are estimates only of what you could possibly earn.

Benefits of Nationally Recognised Training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Payment Options

Course providers may offer flexible payment options for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront.

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