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Certificate I in Construction

National ID: CPC10111 | State ID: D381

Get your start in the construction industry 

This qualification is suited for those interested in the building and construction industry. You will learn essential work health and safety, communication skills, work planning, the industrial and work organisation structure and how to use basic tools and materials. This qualification is aimed at VET in Schools program or for those who have no previous experience within the construction industry or no relevant employment history. 

Entrance Requirements

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

Students will need:

  • Basic English, numeracy, reading and writing skills 
  • Basic problem solving skills
  • Basic verbal communication skills 

 

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by completing the form below, calling our student services team on 1800 672 700 or visiting your local campus.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Training at CRTAFE will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a combination of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. While the mode of delivery may vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken and the support available to them.

Available all year round, 2020

Northam Campus - Self Paced Onsite

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 6 month/s
When Available all year round
Where Northam Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Work in Civil Construction Skill Set

State ID: AE160

The civil construction industry has many large projects underway in many regional areas and across WA.

Job opportunities

Study pathway

How to apply

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by completing the form below, calling our student services team on 1800 672 700 or visiting your local campus.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Training at CRTAFE will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a combination of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. While the mode of delivery may vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken and the support available to them.

Semester 2, 2020

Geraldton Campus - Work in Civil Construction Skill Set - Term 4

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 10 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Geraldton Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Get started
Complete an application form here and our student services team will contact you to finalise your enrolment.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Work Safety in Construction Skill Set

State ID: AE159

Construction work is happening all across WA, and builders need skilled workers who are ready to get on the worksite.

The Work Safely in Construction skill set will get you job ready for entry level roles in the construction field, such as trades assistant (TA) or general labourer, and it covers how to follow mandatory work health and safety requirements in accordance with safety legislative requirements as well as infection control and prevention procedures to ensure you're working safely.

Job opportunities

Study pathway

How to apply

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by completing the form below, calling our student services team on 1800 672 700 or visiting your local campus.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Training at CRTAFE will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a combination of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. While the mode of delivery may vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken and the support available to them.

Semester 2, 2020

Kalgoorlie Campus - Work Safety in Construction Skill Set - Term 3

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 4 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Kalgoorlie Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Get started
Complete an application form here and our student services team will contact you to finalise your enrolment.
Merredin Campus - Work Safety in Construction Skill Set - Term 4

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 4 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Merredin Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Get started
Complete an application form here and our student services team will contact you to finalise your enrolment.
Moora Campus - Work Safety in Construction Skill Set - Term 4

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 4 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Moora Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Get started
Complete an application form here and our student services team will contact you to finalise your enrolment.
Northam Campus - Work Safety in Construction Skill Set - Term 4

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 4 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Northam Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Get started
Complete an application form here and our student services team will contact you to finalise your enrolment.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Work Safety in Construction Skill Set (Fee Free)

State ID: AE162

Construction work is happening all across WA, and builders need skilled workers who are ready to get on the worksite.

The Work Safely in Construction skill set will get you job ready for entry level roles in the construction field, such as trades assistant (TA) or general labourer, and it covers how to follow mandatory work health and safety requirements in accordance with safety legislative requirements as well as infection control and prevention procedures to ensure you're working safely.

Job opportunities

Study pathway

How to apply

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by completing the form below, calling our student services team on 1800 672 700 or visiting your local campus.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Training at CRTAFE will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a combination of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. While the mode of delivery may vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken and the support available to them.

Semester 2, 2020

Kalgoorlie Campus - Work Safety in Construction Skill Set

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 4 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Kalgoorlie Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Get started
Complete an application form here and our student services team will contact you to finalise your enrolment.
Merredin Campus - Work Safety in Construction Skill Set - Term 4

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 4 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Merredin Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Get started
Complete an application form here and our student services team will contact you to finalise your enrolment.
Moora Campus - Work Safety in Construction Skill Set - Term 4

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 4 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Moora Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Get started
Complete an application form here and our student services team will contact you to finalise your enrolment.
Northam Campus - Work Safety in Construction Skill Set - 26 Oct - 6 Nov

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 4 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Northam Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Get started
Complete an application form here and our student services team will contact you to finalise your enrolment.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Traffic Management Refresher

State ID: G0036P

Refresh your traffic management knowledge in this Main Roads WA accredited short course 

This Refresher Basic Worksite Traffic Management and Traffic Controller course provides students with updated industry information to perform their duties in line with the Main Roads WA Traffic Management for Works on Roads Codes of Practice.

 

Certification

Upon successful completion students will be issued with a Certificate of Participation. 

Students will also receive  Main Roads WA accreditation. 

Important information

How to apply

Important information

Duration

1 day 

Fees

$350

Course Requirements

Students will need: 

  • Main Roads WA Basic Worksite Traffic Management and Traffic Controller accreditation
  • Declaration confirming traffic management experience
  • Valid Drivers License 
  • White Card 

 

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by completing the form below, calling our student services team on 1800 672 700 or visiting your local campus.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Training at CRTAFE will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a combination of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. While the mode of delivery may vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken and the support available to them.

Semester 2, 2020

Geraldton Campus - Traffic Management Refresher - 16 October

Details

Overview
Duration 1 day/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Geraldton Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.
Geraldton Campus - Traffic Management Refresher - 18 September

Details

Overview
Duration 1 day/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Geraldton Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.
Geraldton Campus - Traffic Management Refresher - 20 November

Details

Overview
Duration 1 day/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Geraldton Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Dogging Skill Set

State ID: KAB04

Safely perform slinging techniques 

This skill set covers the necessary skills and knowledge required to safely perform slinging techniques including the selection of lifting gear and/or directing the of the crane operator when the load is out of view of the operator. You will gain the skills to accurately use judgement in relation to choosing suitable lifting gear and the method of slinging by considering the nature of the load, its mass and centre of gravity. 

Topics covered include:

How to apply

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by completing the form below, calling our student services team on 1800 672 700 or visiting your local campus.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Training at CRTAFE will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a combination of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. While the mode of delivery may vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken and the support available to them.

Semester 2, 2020

Northam Campus - Dogging Skill Set

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 5 day/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Northam Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Skill set
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Non-Slewing Mobile Crane Licence Skills Set

State ID: KAB54

Safely operate a non-slewing mobile crane

Learn how to safely operate a non-slewing mobile crane with a capacity exceeding 3 tonnes. Non-slewing crane refers to cranes that incorporate a boom or jib that cannot be slewed and includes a locomotive and articulated mobile crane. Topics covered include:

  • Conduct routine checks
  • Set-up
  • Transfer load
  • Shut down and secure crane

 

Course Content

The below nationally recognised unit of competency is included in this course:

How to apply

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by completing the form below, calling our student services team on 1800 672 700 or visiting your local campus.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Training at CRTAFE will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a combination of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. While the mode of delivery may vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken and the support available to them.

We are currently taking expressions of interest for this course. Contact our student services team on 1800 672 700 for more information or complete the course enquiry form below. 

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck Skill Set

State ID: KAA20

Gain the skills and knowledge to safely operate a forklift truck.

As per national guidelines students will learn how to conduct routine checks, proper shifting of a load and how to correctly shutdown and secure a forklift. Forklift is considered high risk work and you will attain the skills required to maneuver goods in a variety of industries including manufacturing, transport, mining and production industries.

Important information

How to apply

Important information

Duration

2 Days 

Course Requirements

Students will need:

  • Steel capped boots
  • Long pants and long sleeved shirt
  • Two coloured passport photos and two forms of identification

 

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by completing the form below, calling our student services team on 1800 672 700 or visiting your local campus.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Training at CRTAFE will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a combination of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. While the mode of delivery may vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken and the support available to them.

Semester 2, 2020

Merredin Campus - Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck Skill Set - Semester 2

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 2 day/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Merredin Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Skill set
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.
Northam Campus - Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck Skill Set - Semester 2

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 2 day/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Northam Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Skill set
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Conduct Hydraulic Excavator Operations Skills Set

State ID: KAB38

Gain the skills and knowledge to conduct hydraulic excavator operations. 

This course is suited for those already working or seeking work in an operational role in the mining or construction industry and are required to conduct hydraulic excavator operations. 

Topics covered include:

  • Plan and prepare
  • Operate an hydraulic excavator
  • Maintenance
  • Safety 

 

Important information

How to apply

Important information

Duration

1 Day 

 

 

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by completing the form below, calling our student services team on 1800 672 700 or visiting your local campus.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Training at CRTAFE will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a combination of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. While the mode of delivery may vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken and the support available to them.

We are currently taking expressions of interest for this course. Contact our student services team on 1800 672 700 for more information or complete the course enquiry form below. 

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

White Card Skills Set (2 Days)

State ID: KAB40

Gain the basic knowledge to safely enter and work on a construction site. 

This short course will allow students to receive a White Card which under Work, Health and Safety Legislation is required to enter a construction site. Students will also learn to identify hazards and prevention of workplace accidents and injuries.

Topics covered in this course include:

Important information

How to apply

Important information

Duration

2 Days

 

 

 

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by completing the form below, calling our student services team on 1800 672 700 or visiting your local campus.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Training at CRTAFE will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a combination of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. While the mode of delivery may vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken and the support available to them.

Semester 2, 2020

Northam Campus - White Card Skills Set (2 Days)

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 2 day/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Northam Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Skill set
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

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