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CPC10120 Certificate I in Construction

CPC10120 Certificate I in Construction

Entry Requirements

There are no educational entry requirements for this qualification. however, before enrolling in this course you must successfully complete the WHS Induction Training (White Card) which will allow you entry into a construction worksite.

What will I learn?

  • About Occupational Health and Safety
  • Planning for work
  • Following basic instructions
  • Using tools and materials

Packaging Rules

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in 11 units of competency:

8 core units
3 elective units.

The elective units are to be chosen as follows:

up to 3 units from the elective units below
one unit from Certificate I or II qualifications in the CPC Training Package or another current Training Package or accredited course, provided the integrity of the AQF alignment is ensured, and it contributes to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.

Prerequisite units of competency

An asterisk (*) against a unit code below indicates that there is a prerequisite requirement that must be met. Prerequisite unit(s) must be assessed before assessment of any unit of competency with an asterisk. Check the unit of competency for information on specific prerequisite requirements. All prerequisite requirements are packaged in the qualification.

Core Units

CPCCCM1011 Undertake basic estimation and costing

CPCCCM2004* Handle construction materials

CPCCCM2005* Use construction tools and equipment

CPCCOM1012 Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry

CPCCOM1013 Plan and organise work

CPCCVE1011 Undertake a basic construction project

CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

CPCCWHS2001 Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

Elective Units

BSBSUS211 Participate in sustainable work practices

CPCCCM2006 Apply basic levelling procedures

CPCCOM1014 Conduct workplace communication

CPCCOM1015 Carry out measurements and calculations

CPCCOM1017 Prepare simple construction sketches

CPCCOM2001* Read and interpret plans and specifications

CPCCVE1002 Undertake a basic computer design project


  • Face-to-face
  • Workplace
  • Blended


Pricing for this Qualification does vary as there may be credit transfers or RPL available. Contact the office on (07) 4123 0415.

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CPC10120 Certificate I in Construction