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Certificate II Program in Construction Pathways (Painting and Decorating)

Duration Up to 6 months Full Time
TAFE SA CodeCP00142
Course TypeComposite Course
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Example Career ProfilePainters and DecoratorPainters and Decorator
FacultiesBuilding and Construction
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Course Admission Requirements

  • No course admission requirements, however, students wishing to access WorkReady funding will be required to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills as part of course counselling before enrolling.

    Course Notes & Special Requirements

    • If there are more applicants than available places, TAFE SA will make offers based on date of application.

    How to Apply

    Award Courses

    Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course. For International Students please visit International Courses.

    Employment Outcomes

    This qualification provides a pathway to the painting and decorating trades in the construction industry. Trade outcomes are predominantly achieved through an Australian Apprenticeship.

    Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

    Skills Covered

    Certificate II Program in Construction Pathways (Painting and Decorating)
    This course aims to give you the skills and knowledge to develop pathways and opportunities in industry. You will develop the technical skills and underpinning knowledge to apply these skills in the workplace. 6 core units plus 6 electives.


    Successful completion of this course provides you with the following qualifications:

    QualificationTAFE SA CodeNational Code
    Certificate II in Construction PathwaysTP00230CPC20211

    Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.


    This course is subsidised through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady initiative.

    To access subsidised training through WorkReady, your suitability to complete the qualification will be assessed. This may include participation in a Language, Literacy and Numeracy pre-assessment.