Certificate II in Building and Construction - Bricklaying
Chisholm Institute, TAFE VIC
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No minimum education
This course offers participants prevocational training in the building and construction industry. The qualification aims to provide participants with the basic skills and knowledge to allow them to seek an apprenticeship in the bricklaying industry.
Subjects you can Study
Work safely in the construction industry; Workplace safety and site induction; Provide basic emergency life support; Building structures; Calculations for the construction industry; Prepare for work in the construction industry; Communication skills for the construction industry; Introduction to scaffolding and working platforms; Levelling; Quality principles for the construction industry; Safe handling and use of plant and selected portable power tools; Workplace documents and plans; Bricklaying hand tools; Bricklaying basic skills; Brick veneer construction processes; Masonry blockwork; Cavity brick construction processes; Basic environmental sustainability in bricklaying.
About Chisholm Institute, TAFE VICChisholm is one of the largest providers of education and training in Victoria. The Institute was named in 1998, in honour of Caroline Chisholm, the early Australian reformer and humanitarian.
Chisholm's modern campuses in the southeast of Melbourne are at: Dandenong (two locations), Frankston, Berwick, Cranbourne, Mornington Peninsula and Bass Coast as well as facilities in the centre of Melbourne and Pakenham.
Currently, Chisholm offers over 300 accredited, nationally recognised courses from certificates to bachelor degrees and graduate certificates - including its own degrees and pathways to partner university degrees. It also runs approximately 130 short courses for work skills (industry compliance and skills development), as well as lifestyle (self-improvement, recreation and hobby). Courses are developed in consultation with industry, and are designed to meet both current and predicted skill shortages.
Provider CRICOS: 00881F RTO code: 0260; HE
Certificate IICourse code: 22216VIC
- Full-time internal = 10 weeks
No minimum education
Life after Study
Bricklayers lay bricks, concrete blocks and building blocks in mortar to construct and repair internal and external walls, partitions, arches and other structures.