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Civil Construction Design - Certificate IV (RII40815-01V01)
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Study area: Civil Engineering 
National code: RII40815  (Nationally Recognised Training)
Locations:
Location  Attendance  Duration  Commencing  Attendance days 
Wollongong  Full Time  36 Weeks 6-Feb-2017  Mon, Tue, Thu 
Features: Traineeships 
Description: This qualification reflects the role of people providing design support for professional Engineers. They perform tasks involving a broad range of varied activities most of which are complex and non-routine, for example, this might include civil works drafting. They are responsible for applying the design work instructions and practices to ensure the quantity and quality of the output of others and contribute to the development of technical solutions to non-routine problems.

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication. 
Entry requirements: There are no entry requirements for this qualification 
Support for students: TAFE Illawarra has a range of support services available including support for students with disabilities, extensive library and information services, career advice and counselling, children's centres and support for multicultural or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. No matter what your circumstances are, TAFE Illawarra can assist you in many ways. 
Course availability
Location: Wollongong
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Offering name: Certificate IV in Civil Construction Design 
Offering code: 17WLG-023 
Attendance mode: Full Time 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: 36 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: Campus attendance is required for three full days per week, Monday, Tuesday and Thursday for a maximum of 36 attendance weeks. First day of attendance is Monday the 6th of February 2017 at 9am. Meeting location is Block I, Level 2 room Rm 5 
Hours per week: 23 
Starting from: 6 February 2017 
About: Your learning commitment for this qualification is a minimum of 840 supervised hours There is an expectation that you will engage in a range of activities to support your supervised learning which may include:
• Independent study
• Work placement or simulated workplace activities
• Research and projects
• Preparation of assessment tasks
• Field/industry visits
• Tutorials
• Learning support

This is a Certificate IV level course. Skills to study effectively include research and interpretation of information, referencing, time management and ability to work on projects and or in a team.

If you think you might need help with choosing, enrolling in or completing your course check out TAFE Illawarra’s support-for-learners website. You’ll be able to complete self-assessment checklists, find specialist information and locate the contact details of staff to help with your individual needs.

This offering is open for HSC leavers or people seeking a career change to the Civil Construction industry. The course covers skill areas such as CAD, geotechnical analysis, concrete testing, surveying and design components. It is desirable that applicants are reasonably proficient in Maths as this is a common aspect of many units. All students will be required to have their Construction Induction Safety card to participate in practical units.
Applying and enrolling: Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you don’t already have a USI, you can easily create one at https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi. Once you have your USI, you can add TAFE Illawarra to your USI account via the Manager Permissions page on the USI website. You will need to enter these details when adding us: code: 90006, name: TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute. You can find out more about applying and enrolling at: http://www.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/course-and-careers/applying-and-enroling.



Application next steps: Thanks for your application! A TAFE Illawarra staff member will soon be in contact to guide you through the next steps. 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute, Provider Code: 90006)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 1300 766 123 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $2,060
Second qualification $2,400
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $8,860
Smart and Skilled Trainee $1,000
Other information: Students will be required to purchase the Autsralian Standard for Civil Engineering students which costs approximately $140. All students will be required to briong basic stationery including a scientific calculator and will also need to bring Personal Protective Equipment incluidng safety boots, a broad brimmed hat and a long sleeve high visability shirt. 
Comments: Class times may vary. Students will be contacted by the Teaching section about your application. If you require additional information regarding this course please contact 1300 766 123

Students will be required to purchase an Australian Standard valued at approximately $120 and also provide their own (PPE) Personal Protective Equipment, this can be purchased for approximately $20.00 from the Campus bookshop (ITSA). All students will also need to hold their General Construction Induction Card (White Card).

Recognition is the process by which you can demonstrate you already have the skills or competencies taught in a unit or qualification. It is the recognition of the skills, knowledge and experience you have gained through previous studies, work and life in general. Put simply, it means if you can demonstrate you already have the skills and experience you can complete partial or a whole qualification without needing to attend classes.

There are two types of Recognition:
• Credit Transfer, which allows you to receive credit for unit/s of competency previously successfully completed.
• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which is an assessment process of your previous skills, knowledge and experience to meet the requirements of the course you are enrolled.

You can apply for recognition online: http://search.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/recognition/ or for more information visit www.tafeillawarra.edu.au/getrecognised or email illawarra.recognition@tafensw.edu.au 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123