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Infrastructure Ready Skill Set

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Build your future with skills in infrastructure

Gain the skills to prepare for a career in infrastructure projects, and pick up your White Card along the way!

You will learn the knowledge and skills to work safely in the civil construction industry, communicate effectively on work sites and plan work in relation to infrastructure activities.

This introduction is suitable for students who wish to enter the industry with no or limited experience.

Free

If you're aged 15—24 years (not at school), receiving the JobSeeker payment, receiving Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY or holding a pensioner concession card, Health Care Card or a Repatriation Health Benefits Card issued by the Department of Veterans' Affairs, or a dependent of persons who are inmates of a custodial institution, you are eligible to enrol for free!

* Please note that eligibility requirements apply to some of the free training.

Skill-sets

This job ready skill set is part of the Skills Ready program. All job ready skill sets are available for everyone to study, some are free for everyone, some are free for eligible people (including displaced workers, concession students and youth up to 25 years not at school).

More skill sets can be found on our Skill sets and short courses page, and for other qualifications be sure to check the Courses page, to see everything we have to offer.

This training will prepare you for entry level roles in the infrastructure industry and will focus on:

  • Working safely on construction sites
  • Building your knowledge to carry out measurements and calculations and to prepare and organise construction work
  • Learning the skills to operate small plant and equipment used in construction projects

I have the following attributes:

  • Willing to work long days with early starts, up to 50 hours per week.
  • Willing to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Have reliable transport to get to work by 5:45am
  • Willing to undertake any drug and alcohol tests or medical assessments as required for the role
  • Follow all work health and safety procedures as required for the role
  • Willing to undertake reasonable manual labour

Job seekers that complete the course will be connected to employment opportunities in Civil Construction.

Delivery
This is a four week course that includes 3 weeks of training on campus, with classes held from 8.30am - 3.00pm, followed by 4 days of work experience activities.

2021 course dates
3/8 - 27/8
2/11 - 26/11

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

Study options and next steps

Click on your preferred option below to get started with your application.

Semester 1, 2022

Details
Duration 4 Weeks
When Semester 1, 2022
Where Midland
How On Campus (Fee Free)
Details
Duration 4 Weeks
When Semester 1, 2022
Where Midland
How On Campus
Fee
Tuition fee Resource fee Total fee
General $191.16 $115.00 $306.16
Concession $0.00 $0.00 $0.00

Free training

The free training is available to residents of Western Australia, and eligibility requirements apply to some of the free training, as outlined on the Free job ready skill sets page and the Infection control training page.  Tuition and resource fees will apply for non-eligible students.

Enquiries regarding course fees can be made by calling us.

T  1300 300 822

  

Fee disclaimers

The fees quoted are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis in 2021 (fees are subject to change in 2022). Please view the full list of Fee disclaimers.

Enquiries regarding fees can be made by calling us.

T  1300 300 822

Semester 2, 2021

Details
Duration 4 Weeks
When Semester 2, 2021
Where Midland
How On Campus
Fee
Tuition fee Resource fee Total fee
General $191.16 $115.00 $306.16
Concession $0.00 $0.00 $0.00

Free training

The free training is available to residents of Western Australia, and eligibility requirements apply to some of the free training, as outlined on the Free job ready skill sets page and the Infection control training page.  Tuition and resource fees will apply for non-eligible students.

Enquiries regarding course fees can be made by calling us.

T  1300 300 822

  

Fee disclaimers

The fees quoted are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis in 2021 (fees are subject to change in 2022). Please view the full list of Fee disclaimers.

Enquiries regarding fees can be made by calling us.

T  1300 300 822

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