Get a step up to a career in construction
with these hands on courses

TRY Learning is not taking new enrolments

These courses in Construction involve a combination of hands on learning and theory, with an emphasis on carpentry skills. Depending on skill levels and work availability, participants are given the opportunity to work in our TRY Build project, assisting in the construction of affordable social housing using repurposed shipping containers.

22338VIC Certificate II in Building and Construction Pre-apprenticeship – Carpentry 

The 22338VIC Certificate II in Building and Construction Pre-aaprenticeship – Carpentary is a VRQA accredited qualification that is trained and assessed by TRY Learning (TOID 21053). This qualification assists in developing the necessary skills to work effectively within a construction industry work environment. Participants work and learn in a hand’s on environment and experience a range of learning activities including:

-Prepare to work safely in the construction industry
-Provide basic emergency life support
-Prepare for work in the construction industry
-Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
-Conduct Workplace Communication
-Work Effectively and Sustainably in the Construction Industry
-Erect and Safely Use Working Platforms
-Identify and Handle Carpentry Tools
-Carry out Measurements and Calculations
-Interpret and Apply basic plans and Drawings
-Apply Basic Levelling Procedures
-Perform Basic Setting Out
-Construct Basic sub-floor
-Construct Basic Wall Frames
-Construct a Basic Roof Frame
-Construct Basic Framework for Concreting
-Install Basic External Cladding
-Install Basic Window and Door
-Install Interior Fixing
-Carry Out basic demolition of Timber Structures

This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. Successful students will be issued with a Certificate by TRY Learning (TOID 21053).

TRY Learning encourages those with a disability to apply.

Refer to the course outline for more information about the course and click here for fees and charges.

Call or email us for our next session dates and times

TRY Build
Abbotts Road
Dandenong South, 3175

26 weeks, 4 days a week (Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri)
9:00am – 4:00pm

Graduates may wish to continue their education into Certificate III in Building and Construction.

Contact a TRY Learning
advisor for more information

Where we are

liconTRY Learning
285-289 Abbotts Road,
Dandenong South 3175