The best pathway into the construction industry


CPC20220 Certificate II in Construction Pathways

Thinking about an apprenticeships? This is the perfect entry-level qualification to get you started.

Novaskill have been working with aspiring tradespeople for the last 40 years and we believe the four essential ingredients are hard-work, reliability, attention to detail and physical strength. If this sounds like you, this is a brilliant place to begin your trade
career and then consider progressing into an apprenticeship.

Potential career outcomes

Upon successful completion of the qualification, career pathways may include, but are not limited to:
– Builders Labourer
– Trades Assistant
– Construction Assistant

Units of Competency

Students complete 10 units.


This course is predominantly delivered face-to-face in a workshop, or partly self-paced via correspondence. Please ask for more details.


Students are able to study full time, part time or with an employer as a traineeship for a maximum of 12 months.


The price for this qualification is based upon specific eligibility requirements and concessions may be available to some students. For more information, please visit Fee Information or contact us for a quote. Payment options vary.

Work Placement

This qualification does not require mandatory work placement. However, access to a workplace will provide a real life, on-the-job experience and the opportunity to practise what you learn. It is suggested that at least 80 hours of work simulation/
experience be undertaken.


There are no specific pre-requisites for this course, however students do require a Construction Induction White Card. Please ask for details. Students may be required to undertake an initial pre-enrolment assessment to determine their suitability for this level of study.

Student Support

Friendly support, advice and assistance is provided by our teaching staff and Student Services Division to all students.


Graduates may choose to further their study through enrolment in CPC30220 Certificate III in Carpentry.

Awarded by

HGT Australia Ltd. trading as Novaskill RTO Code: 6996.

Successful completion of this course will lead to a nationally recognised qualification in Australia.

Looking for specific units? Speak to us about a customised study option.

For more detailed information about studying with us or specific units of competency, request a Course Guide now!

Find out everything you need to know about being a student at Novaskill and other important documents here. 


NSW Students: Courses for eligible students and trainees in New South Wales are subsidised by the NSW Government. For consumer protection information please visit https://smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au/for-students
or please call 1300 772 104.

QLD Students: Courses for eligible students and trainees in Queensland are funded by Queensland Government. For more information, please visit https://training.qld.gov.au/providers/funded