VET Building & Construction




Certificate II


VET Building & Construction

VET Building & Construction

Undertake a Certificate II in Building and Construction (Carpentry). This is a nationally recognised course that provides you with hands-on experience working on carpentry projects and exposes you to a range of career options in the Building and Construction industry. The course prepares you for a school or work-based apprenticeship as a Carpenter or for work in an entry-level role within the Building and Construction industry.

Occupation Description
Carpenters construct, erect, install, finish and repair wooden and metal structures and fixtures on residential and commercial buildings. They may also work on large concrete, steel and timber structures such as bridges, dams, power stations and civil engineering projects.

Personal Requirements
You should:

  • Enjoy practical work
  • Be able to work with your hands
  • Have a good sense of balance and the ability to work at heights
  • Be good at mathematics
  • Have good eyesight and be of good health
  • Be able to work as part of a team

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Ranges TEC has helped me a lot, growing my skills and passion for woodwork. If I went to another school I would be learning basic skills and tools, but here I get to learn from a professional who is passionate about both their trade and seeing the best in me.

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