Course Title: Undertake a basic construction project

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C1062 Certificate I in Construction

Course Title: Undertake a basic construction project

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

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Course Contact: Program Manager - Building, Spatial and Civil

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4338

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Course Description

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to undertake a basic construction project to provide elementary skills applicable to the construction industry. It includes completion of a project using basic tools, equipment and materials.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CPCCVE1001A Undertake a basic construction project


1. Plan and prepare.

2. Prepare materials for use on a simple construction project.

3. Determine component requirements and assembly sequence.

4. Operate hand tools.

5. Use equipment safely.

6. Construct a simple project.

7. Clean up.

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including written/oral activities and demonstration of practical skills to the relevant industry standards. Participants are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment activities to their teacher/assessor. Feedback will be provided throughout the course.