Certificate II in Construction Pathways (CPC20220)

Prepare to launch into an apprenticeship |
Job Outcome: Prepare to launch into an apprenticeship
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Estimated Salary: $30,000-$48,000*
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Work towards a full apprenticeship in the building and construction industry with our pre-apprenticeship course.

Gain a competitive advantage by being the apprentice every tradesman hopes for and increase your employment prospects with our CPC20220 Certificate II in Construction Pathways. This qualification covers the basic skills and knowledge required to work in a primary trade within the construction industry. Develop your understanding of building and be exposed to common scenarios you’ll experience on the job in this pre-apprenticeship course.


Hands-on training delivery

The course is delivered in specially designed facilities where an emphasis is placed on providing hands on, practical training wherever possible.

About the CPC20220 Certificate II in Construction Pathways

Career pathways

If you’re wondering how to get an apprenticeship, our CPC20220 Certificate II in Construction Pathways is the answer. This course will give you a chance to try out a variety of trade skills and help you find your career path in a highly employable sector. The core units will meet the requirements and provide credits in most Certificate III qualifications – apprenticeship courses – in building and construction trades.


This course has a duration of 13 weeks, with classes running 3 days per week 8:30am – 4:00pm.

Assessment methods

Our pre-apprenticeship course is delivered with both theory and practical elements, with a focus on practical application projects.


Before starting this qualification with Builders Academy Australia, you are required to purchase the following:

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Suitable steel cap work boots (must be ankle high and meet or exceed Australian Standard AS/NZS2210.3 for Type 1 safety footwear)
  • Hi-Vis long sleeve shirt (must meet AS/NZS 4602.1:2011 High-Visibility Safety Garments for Day use only and rated UPF 50+. AS/NZS 4399: 1999 Sun Protective Clothing – Evaluation and Classification)
  • Suitable work pants (denim and tracksuit pants are not permitted)
  • Safety glasses (must comply with Australian standard AS/NZS 1337.1:2010 for medium impact protection)
  • Work gloves (must comply with standard EN 388:3131 and meet Risk Category II: Gloves of Intermediate Design For Intermediate Risk, cleaning gloves are not permitted)
  • Hearing protection (must not have a radio included, and must comply with Australia New Zealand standard AS/NZS 1270:2002)

How to get an apprenticeship

By completing our CPC20220 Certificate II in Construction Pathways, you will be prepared with the essential skills needed to enter a full apprenticeship in your chosen field of construction, including carpentry, joinery and shopfitting or wall and floor tiling.

Tuition fees and payment options

All fees are related to your government eligibility and the state you are living in. Please follow the links below to see the fees and payment options for each state.

VIC // NSW // ACT // QLD

If you have any questions please get in touch with us on 1300 LEGEND.

*Salary sourced from Glassdoor Feb 2021.

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