Course Title: Carry out basic demolition

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C2221 Certificate II in Construction

Course Title: Carry out basic demolition

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 32

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Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

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Course Description

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to remove components from single storey buildings and structures using basic demolition techniques. It includes the preparation of the site for the demolition process and the removal of components.

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:

CPCCCM2009A Carry out basic demolition


1. Plan and prepare.

2. Prepare demolition site.

3. Remove components.

4. Clean up.

Learning Outcomes

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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.