CPC10111 Certificate I in Construction

The course can be delivered to individuals looking for an entry level qualification into the Construction industry and who are no longer attending school.  The skills developed by completing this course give students a thorough understanding in the basics of the construction industry.

Students will complete a range of theoretical and practical tasks and projects throughout their training. Students who completed this course and in particular the unit CPCCWHS1001 are eligible to receive a White Card (required for entry to a construction worksite)

Students will be required to complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy indicator prior to commencing their training.

Total No. Of Units 11
No of Core Units 8
No of Elective Units 3


Unit Code Unit Title Core/Elective
CPCCCM1012A Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry Core
CPCCCM1013A Plan and organise work Core
CPCCCM1014A Conduct workplace communication Core
CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications Core
CPCCCM2005B Use construction tools and equipment Core
CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry Core
CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry Core
CPCCVE1011A Undertake a basic construction project Core
CPCCCM1015A Carry out measurements and calculations Elective
CPCCCM1016A Identify requirements for safe tilt-up work Elective
CPCCCM2004A Handle construction materials Elective
  • Alternate electives may be available upon request.


Payment Options

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Course Delivery

This course can be delivered through a virtual classroom or face to face training. It covers subjects such as workplace health and safety, the tools used in construction and how to use them, how to understand plans, and undertake measures and calculations and how a construction workplace functions from the start of a project through to completion. Any practical components will be completed under the supervision of either a qualified third party or the course assessor.


On completion, you will be eligible to receive the qualification CPC0111 Certificate I in Construction

Educational pathways from this qualification include:

An array of different apprenticeship pathways within the building and construction industry.