Diploma of Building and Construction

Get the advanced building and construction knowledge to fast-track your career with this nationally recognised TAFE Diploma. Designed to teach you the ins-and-outs of project management, as well as the skills to plan, coordinate, execute and finalise the construction of medium rise buildings, this course will equip you for work as a site manager, licensed or registered builder or project manager.

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Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)

Perfect for people wanting to become a builder or for those with plans to start their own building business, this nationally recognised TAFE Certificate IV will equip you with all the vital knowledge and skills you need to launch your successful career in Australia’s booming building industry.

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Certificate II in Construction Pathways

The Certificate II in Construction Pathways gives you a great overview of the industry. You will learn a variety of skills which will give you an idea of what you really enjoy doing, and what type of apprenticeship you may want to pursue.

Open Colleges has partnered with North Coast TAFE to offer the Certificate II, so you not only get a high quality education, but a nationally recognised qualification that you can use all across Australia.

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Certificate I in Construction

Open Colleges’ Certificate I in Construction will introduce you to the construction industry and teach you how to use basic construction tools and materials. If you are wanting to enter the construction industry then the Certificate I is a great introduction to the trade.

It is also perfect for people  who want to get the qualification, knowledge and skills to break out and start a repair / handyman business. The Certificate I has been built around a simulated construction project. What this means is that you can practice and apply what you are learning to the simulated project.

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