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Melbourne City and Bundoora
This is a pre-apprenticeship program.
Improve your employability with knowledge and practical skills in building and construction.
You’ll gain an understanding of fundamental building skills and principles, and be exposed to common scenarios you’ll experience on the job.
The program will give you a competitive advantage when applying for employment opportunities within the construction industry.
You’ll also be able to undertake further studies within building, construction, plumbing and carpentry.
You will be taught in a combination of workshop and theory classes, with an emphasis on hand skills.
Ongoing assessment throughout the semester may include tests, oral classes, presentationsand practical assignments.
RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work.
You'll have access to online resources through the myRMIT student portal.
You’ll be able to enter the building and construction industry and be employed as an apprentice carpenter, formworker, bricklayer or as a general labourer within the construction industry.
Most students go on to continue an apprenticeship in plumbing, carpentry, or other construction-related trades.
Program and course information
Gain a solid foundation
Learn the fundamentals that will help you undertake further studies within building and construction.