Building & Construction

The VCE VET Building Construction course (partial completion of Certificate II in Building & Construction) is designed to provide the skills required for a successful career in building construction. Students are introduced to occupational health and safety procedures, communication, work organisation, plan reading, equipment and tool use. Students will acquire these skills by participating in a number of building projects.

Who should apply?

Students interested in further training in the building industry will find this a sound basis for advancement. The VCE VET Building Construction program has a 'Carpentry' focus. People working in the trade industry are always in high demand and its one of the biggest employment sectors in the country. The course will provide you with hands-on skills to get you job ready in your chosen trade. It's never been a better time to get a trade.

Possible job outcomes

This course will prepare students for employment in areas such as carpentry, painting and decorating, wall and ceiling lining, wall and floor tiling, solid plastering and bricklaying.

Download brochure

Explore our study areas and discover further study options available