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Diploma of Civil Construction Design

Career Area:Building Industries Product Code:RII50513-01V01 National Code:RII50513
Diploma of Civil Construction DesignThis qualification reflects the role of personnel working on a single or a group
of Civil Construction sites, who perform tasks involving a high level of
autonomy and require the application of significant judgement in planning and
determining the selection of equipment/roles/techniques for themselves and
others. They are required to develop site specific work instructions and
practices to ensure the implementation of the site management systems, plans and
policies. They demonstrate the application of a broad range of technical,
managerial, coordination and planning skills.

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this
qualification at the time of publication.
VET Fee Help approved Study now and pay later with a VET FEE-HELP student loan (available to eligible students).

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Prior Learning

For further information please refer to the Recognition area of the Hunter TAFE website.

Disclaimer

Courses will run subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability is subject to review and change.

Students with Disabilities

If you are considering studying with Hunter TAFE and are unsure what impact your disability may have on your study, please feel free to contact Disability Services to find out!

Delivery Locations, Important Dates, Study Options and Timetables

Newcastle Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Important Information
11-01-2016 Flexible
7hrs/Week for 3 years

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

The Enrolment Session is scheduled to take place on:

Date: Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016
Time: 4:00 pm
Location: Newcastle Campus, Maitland Road, Building J, 2nd Floor, Room J2.31A

To enrol in this course one of the following is required as evidence of citizenship:
- Australian green Medicare Card
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Naturalisation Certificate

For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa is accepted.

To assess eligibility for Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer students are required to bring any transcripts for study previously undertaken with Registered Training Organisations (including TAFE NSW).

Students will also need to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit www.usi.gov.au

The following additional evidence is required to support applications for exemptions:
- A valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) or DVA number with the date of grant or
- Alternative evidence if you are a student with a disability, impairment or long term medical condition such as documentation supporting a Rehabilitation Plan.

Jobseekers are required to provide full details of their jobactive provider and jobseeker identification (JSID) number.

The Enrolment Readiness Checklist and other important enrolment information is available under the Students tab on this website.

Please contact us on 131 225 if you are unable to attend the Enrolment Session or would like further information.

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Monday,Wednesday 9am-4pm and Thursday, 1pm-7:30 pm Fee: $2,000.00

The Smart and Skilled Second Qualification Fee is $4,220.00

Students can pay their fee upfront or take out a VET FEE-HELP Loan. This study now, pay later option is a student loan scheme funded by the Commonwealth Government.

More information is available from the Fees and Charges section of this website. Please note it is a requirement to read the VET FEE-HELP Information for 2016 booklet before applying for this loan. It is important to note Census Date. Your Census Dates are the last day you can withdraw your enrolment without incurring the cost for each Unit of Study.

The qualification fee is made up of the following Units of Study:

Unit of Study 1: $1055.00 Census Date - 29 February 2016

Unit of Study 2: $$1055.00 Census Date - 10 May 2016

Unit of Study 3: $$1055.00 Census Date - 01 August 2016

Unit of Study 4: $$1055.00 Census Date - 24 October 2016

For students ineligible for VET FEE-HELP, a fee instalment plan may be negotiated in line with the Units of Study above.

Some students may be eligible for a fee exemption. Your eligibility for an exemption will be confirmed at the time of enrolment.

For students with a disability, impairment or long term condition, please ensure you have your Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) and the date of grant for your benefit, which you will find on your most current income statement. If you are on a Rehabilitation Plan, evidence is also required.

Additional Costs:
Some programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs over and above the Student Qualification Fee, and include essential equipment that is retained by you on completion of your studies.

If enrolling in this course, students will need to purchase the following essential equipment;

Steel capped boots $100.00
Safety vest $20.00
USB drive $50.00
Local Entry Requirements

STUDENTS MUST HAVE A CURRENT WH&S CONSTRUCTION INDUCTION CARD PRIOR TO COMMENCING AT HUNTER TAFE.

It is expected that students will have completed their NSW Higher School Certificate or equivalent and that they have completed Year 12 2-Unit Mathematics and have a good level of literacy. Students are encouraged to undertake refresher courses in Mathematics prior to commencing if they do not possess this level of competency.
Mature age students who have completed Year 10 and have at least two years civil works industry experience are welcome to apply.

Other Information

This qualification is used in the civil engineering sector by civil works designers or para-professional designers who support professional engineers.

This course provides a pathway into the Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) Degree program at the University of Newcastle and has a prearranged credit transfer agreement with the University. Students who course complete have a credit transfer into the Degree program of 80 credit points.

Civil engineering designers are in high demand and have a variety of employment opportunities including:
construction site supervision,
detailing and drafting for engineering consultants, design within local government organisations such as RMS, Hunter Water and local Councils, laboratory and technical assistants in the concrete, steel, timber, geotechnical and materials manufacturing sectors.

Apply NowEnquire Now
01-02-2016 Full Time
20hrs/Week for 1 year

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

The Enrolment Session is scheduled to take place on:

Date: Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016
Time: 4:00 pm
Location: Newcastle Campus, Maitland Road, Building J, 2nd Floor, Room J2.31A

To enrol in this course one of the following is required as evidence of citizenship:
- Australian green Medicare Card
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Naturalisation Certificate

For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa is accepted.

To assess eligibility for Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer students are required to bring any transcripts for study previously undertaken with Registered Training Organisations (including TAFE NSW).

Students will also need to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit www.usi.gov.au

The following additional evidence is required to support applications for exemptions:
- A valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) or DVA number with the date of grant or
- Alternative evidence if you are a student with a disability, impairment or long term medical condition such as documentation supporting a Rehabilitation Plan.

Jobseekers are required to provide full details of their jobactive provider and jobseeker identification (JSID) number.

The Enrolment Readiness Checklist and other important enrolment information is available under the Students tab on this website.

Please contact us on 131 225 if you are unable to attend the Enrolment Session or would like further information.

16NEW-016

Monday,Wednesday 9am-4pm and Thursday, 1pm-7:30 pm Fee: $4,220.00

The Smart and Skilled Second Qualification Fee is $4,220.00

Students can pay their fee upfront or take out a VET FEE-HELP Loan. This study now, pay later option is a student loan scheme funded by the Commonwealth Government.

More information is available from the Fees and Charges section of this website. Please note it is a requirement to read the VET FEE-HELP Information for 2016 booklet before applying for this loan. It is important to note Census Date. Your Census Dates are the last day you can withdraw your enrolment without incurring the cost for each Unit of Study.

The qualification fee is made up of the following Units of Study:

Unit of Study 1: $1055.00 Census Date - 29 February 2016

Unit of Study 2: $$1055.00 Census Date - 10 May 2016

Unit of Study 3: $$1055.00 Census Date - 01 August 2016

Unit of Study 4: $$1055.00 Census Date - 24 October 2016

For students ineligible for VET FEE-HELP, a fee instalment plan may be negotiated in line with the Units of Study above.

Some students may be eligible for a fee exemption. Your eligibility for an exemption will be confirmed at the time of enrolment.

For students with a disability, impairment or long term condition, please ensure you have your Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) and the date of grant for your benefit, which you will find on your most current income statement. If you are on a Rehabilitation Plan, evidence is also required.

Additional Costs:
Some programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs over and above the Student Qualification Fee, and include essential equipment that is retained by you on completion of your studies.

If enrolling in this course, students will need to purchase the following essential equipment;

Steel capped boots $100.00
Safety vest $20.00
USB drive $50.00
Local Entry Requirements

STUDENTS MUST HAVE A CURRENT WH&S CONSTRUCTION INDUCTION CARD PRIOR TO COMMENCING AT HUNTER TAFE.

It is expected that students will have completed their NSW Higher School Certificate or equivalent and that they have completed Year 12 2-Unit Mathematics and have a good level of literacy. Students are encouraged to undertake refresher courses in Mathematics prior to commencing if they do not possess this level of competency.
Mature age students who have completed Year 10 and have at least two years civil works industry experience are welcome to apply.

Other Information

This qualification is used in the civil engineering sector by civil works designers or para-professional designers who support professional engineers.

This course provides a pathway into the Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) Degree program at the University of Newcastle and has a prearranged credit transfer agreement with the University. Students who course complete have a credit transfer into the Degree program of 80 credit points.

Civil engineering designers are in high demand and have a variety of employment opportunities including:
construction site supervision,
detailing and drafting for engineering consultants, design within local government organisations such as RMS, Hunter Water and local Councils, laboratory and technical assistants in the concrete, steel, timber, geotechnical and materials manufacturing sectors.

Apply NowEnquire Now
01-02-2016 Part Time Day
6hrs/Week for 3 years
This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

The Enrolment Session is scheduled to take place on:

Date: Tuesday, 02 Dec 2015
Time: 4:00 pm
Location: Newcastle Campus, Maitland Road, Building J, 2nd Floor, Room J2.31A

or

Date: Tuesday, 20 Jan 2016
Time: 4:00 pm
Location: Newcastle Campus, Maitland Road, Building J, 2nd Floor, Room J2.31

To enrol in this course one of the following is required as evidence of citizenship:
- Australian green Medicare Card
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Naturalisation Certificate

For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa is accepted.

To assess eligibility for Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer students are required to bring any transcripts for study previously undertaken with Registered Training Organisations (including TAFE NSW).

Students will also need to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit www.usi.gov.au

The following additional evidence is required to support applications for exemptions:
- A valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) or DVA number with the date of grant or
- Alternative evidence if you are a student with a disability, impairment or long term medical condition such as documentation supporting a Rehabilitation Plan.

Jobseekers are required to provide full details of their jobactive provider and jobseeker identification (JSID) number.

The Enrolment Readiness Checklist and other important enrolment information is available under the Students tab on this website.

Please contact us on 131 225 if you are unable to attend the Enrolment Session or would like further information.

16NEW-017

Students may choose to attend on Monday, Wednesday or Thursday (or a combination) Fee: $4,220.00


The Smart and Skilled Second Qualification Fee is $4,220.00

Students can pay their fee upfront or take out a VET FEE-HELP Loan. This study now, pay later option is a student loan scheme funded by the Commonwealth Government.

More information is available from the Fees and Charges section of this website. Please note it is a requirement to read the VET FEE-HELP Information for 2016 booklet before applying for this loan. It is important to note Census Date. Your Census Dates are the last day you can withdraw your enrolment without incurring the cost for each Unit of Study.

The qualification fee is made up of the following Units of Study:

Unit of Study 1: $1055.00 Census Date - 29 February 2016

Unit of Study 2: $1055.00 Census Date - 25 July 2016

Unit of Study 3: $1055.00 Census Date - 20 February 2017

Unit of Study 4: $1055.00 Census Date - 22 May 2017

Unit of Study 5: $1055.00 Census Date - 16 October 2017

Unit of Study 6: $1055.00 Census Date - 12 March 2018

Unit of Study 7: $1055.00 Census Date - 13 August 2018

For students ineligible for VET FEE-HELP, a fee instalment plan may be negotiated in line with the Units of Study above.

Some students may be eligible for a fee exemption. Your eligibility for an exemption will be confirmed at the time of enrolment.

For students with a disability, impairment or long term condition, please ensure you have your Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) and the date of grant for your benefit, which you will find on your most current income statement. If you are on a Rehabilitation Plan, evidence is also required.
Local Entry Requirements

It is expected that students will have completed their NSW Higher School Certificate or equivalent and that they have completed Year 12 2-Unit Mathematics and have a good level of literacy. Students are encouraged to undertake refresher courses in Mathematics prior to commencing if they do not possess this level of competency.
Mature age students who have completed Year 10 and have at least two years civil works industry experience are welcome to apply.

Additional Costs:
Some programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs over and above the Student Qualification Fee, and include essential equipment that is retained by you on completion of your studies.
Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the students own

If enrolling in this course, students will need to purchase the following essential equipment;

Steel capped boots $100.00
Safety vest $20.00
USB drive $50.00

Other Information

This qualification is used in the civil engineering sector by civil works designers or para-professional designers who support professional engineers.

This course provides a pathway into the Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) Degree program at the University of Newcastle and has a prearranged credit transfer agreement with the University. Students who course complete have a credit transfer into the Degree program of 80 credit points.

Civil engineering designers are in high demand and have a variety of employment opportunities including:
construction site supervision,
detailing and drafting for engineering consultants, design within local government organisations such as RMS, Hunter Water and local councils, laboratory and technical assistants in the concrete, steel, timber, geotechnical and materials manufacturing sectors.

Apply NowEnquire Now
Newcastle Campus campus
Semester: Semester 11-01-2016,
Study Options: Flexible, 7hrs/Week, 3Y weeks
How to Enrol:
This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

The Enrolment Session is scheduled to take place on:

Date: Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016
Time: 4:00 pm
Location: Newcastle Campus, Maitland Road, Building J, 2nd Floor, Room J2.31A

To enrol in this course one of the following is required as evidence of citizenship:
- Australian green Medicare Card
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Naturalisation Certificate

For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa is accepted.

To assess eligibility for Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer students are required to bring any transcripts for study previously undertaken with Registered Training Organisations (including TAFE NSW).

Students will also need to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit www.usi.gov.au

The following additional evidence is required to support applications for exemptions:
- A valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) or DVA number with the date of grant or
- Alternative evidence if you are a student with a disability, impairment or long term medical condition such as documentation supporting a Rehabilitation Plan.

Jobseekers are required to provide full details of their jobactive provider and jobseeker identification (JSID) number.

The Enrolment Readiness Checklist and other important enrolment information is available under the Students tab on this website.

Please contact us on 131 225 if you are unable to attend the Enrolment Session or would like further information.
Proposed Timetable: Monday,Wednesday 9am-4pm and Thursday, 1pm-7:30 pm
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Fee: $2,000.00

The Smart and Skilled Second Qualification Fee is $4,220.00

Students can pay their fee upfront or take out a VET FEE-HELP Loan. This study now, pay later option is a student loan scheme funded by the Commonwealth Government.

More information is available from the Fees and Charges section of this website. Please note it is a requirement to read the VET FEE-HELP Information for 2016 booklet before applying for this loan. It is important to note Census Date. Your Census Dates are the last day you can withdraw your enrolment without incurring the cost for each Unit of Study.

The qualification fee is made up of the following Units of Study:

Unit of Study 1: $1055.00 Census Date - 29 February 2016

Unit of Study 2: $$1055.00 Census Date - 10 May 2016

Unit of Study 3: $$1055.00 Census Date - 01 August 2016

Unit of Study 4: $$1055.00 Census Date - 24 October 2016

For students ineligible for VET FEE-HELP, a fee instalment plan may be negotiated in line with the Units of Study above.

Some students may be eligible for a fee exemption. Your eligibility for an exemption will be confirmed at the time of enrolment.

For students with a disability, impairment or long term condition, please ensure you have your Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) and the date of grant for your benefit, which you will find on your most current income statement. If you are on a Rehabilitation Plan, evidence is also required.

Additional Costs:
Some programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs over and above the Student Qualification Fee, and include essential equipment that is retained by you on completion of your studies.

If enrolling in this course, students will need to purchase the following essential equipment;

Steel capped boots $100.00
Safety vest $20.00
USB drive $50.00
Important Information: Local Entry Requirements

STUDENTS MUST HAVE A CURRENT WH&S CONSTRUCTION INDUCTION CARD PRIOR TO COMMENCING AT HUNTER TAFE.

It is expected that students will have completed their NSW Higher School Certificate or equivalent and that they have completed Year 12 2-Unit Mathematics and have a good level of literacy. Students are encouraged to undertake refresher courses in Mathematics prior to commencing if they do not possess this level of competency.
Mature age students who have completed Year 10 and have at least two years civil works industry experience are welcome to apply.

Other Information

This qualification is used in the civil engineering sector by civil works designers or para-professional designers who support professional engineers.

This course provides a pathway into the Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) Degree program at the University of Newcastle and has a prearranged credit transfer agreement with the University. Students who course complete have a credit transfer into the Degree program of 80 credit points.

Civil engineering designers are in high demand and have a variety of employment opportunities including:
construction site supervision,
detailing and drafting for engineering consultants, design within local government organisations such as RMS, Hunter Water and local Councils, laboratory and technical assistants in the concrete, steel, timber, geotechnical and materials manufacturing sectors.

Newcastle Campus campus
Semester: Semester 01-02-2016,
Study Options: Full Time, 20hrs/Week, 1Y weeks
How to Enrol:
This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

The Enrolment Session is scheduled to take place on:

Date: Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016
Time: 4:00 pm
Location: Newcastle Campus, Maitland Road, Building J, 2nd Floor, Room J2.31A

To enrol in this course one of the following is required as evidence of citizenship:
- Australian green Medicare Card
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Naturalisation Certificate

For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa is accepted.

To assess eligibility for Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer students are required to bring any transcripts for study previously undertaken with Registered Training Organisations (including TAFE NSW).

Students will also need to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit www.usi.gov.au

The following additional evidence is required to support applications for exemptions:
- A valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) or DVA number with the date of grant or
- Alternative evidence if you are a student with a disability, impairment or long term medical condition such as documentation supporting a Rehabilitation Plan.

Jobseekers are required to provide full details of their jobactive provider and jobseeker identification (JSID) number.

The Enrolment Readiness Checklist and other important enrolment information is available under the Students tab on this website.

Please contact us on 131 225 if you are unable to attend the Enrolment Session or would like further information.
Proposed Timetable: Monday,Wednesday 9am-4pm and Thursday, 1pm-7:30 pm
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Fee: $4,220.00

The Smart and Skilled Second Qualification Fee is $4,220.00

Students can pay their fee upfront or take out a VET FEE-HELP Loan. This study now, pay later option is a student loan scheme funded by the Commonwealth Government.

More information is available from the Fees and Charges section of this website. Please note it is a requirement to read the VET FEE-HELP Information for 2016 booklet before applying for this loan. It is important to note Census Date. Your Census Dates are the last day you can withdraw your enrolment without incurring the cost for each Unit of Study.

The qualification fee is made up of the following Units of Study:

Unit of Study 1: $1055.00 Census Date - 29 February 2016

Unit of Study 2: $$1055.00 Census Date - 10 May 2016

Unit of Study 3: $$1055.00 Census Date - 01 August 2016

Unit of Study 4: $$1055.00 Census Date - 24 October 2016

For students ineligible for VET FEE-HELP, a fee instalment plan may be negotiated in line with the Units of Study above.

Some students may be eligible for a fee exemption. Your eligibility for an exemption will be confirmed at the time of enrolment.

For students with a disability, impairment or long term condition, please ensure you have your Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) and the date of grant for your benefit, which you will find on your most current income statement. If you are on a Rehabilitation Plan, evidence is also required.

Additional Costs:
Some programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs over and above the Student Qualification Fee, and include essential equipment that is retained by you on completion of your studies.

If enrolling in this course, students will need to purchase the following essential equipment;

Steel capped boots $100.00
Safety vest $20.00
USB drive $50.00
Important Information: Local Entry Requirements

STUDENTS MUST HAVE A CURRENT WH&S CONSTRUCTION INDUCTION CARD PRIOR TO COMMENCING AT HUNTER TAFE.

It is expected that students will have completed their NSW Higher School Certificate or equivalent and that they have completed Year 12 2-Unit Mathematics and have a good level of literacy. Students are encouraged to undertake refresher courses in Mathematics prior to commencing if they do not possess this level of competency.
Mature age students who have completed Year 10 and have at least two years civil works industry experience are welcome to apply.

Other Information

This qualification is used in the civil engineering sector by civil works designers or para-professional designers who support professional engineers.

This course provides a pathway into the Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) Degree program at the University of Newcastle and has a prearranged credit transfer agreement with the University. Students who course complete have a credit transfer into the Degree program of 80 credit points.

Civil engineering designers are in high demand and have a variety of employment opportunities including:
construction site supervision,
detailing and drafting for engineering consultants, design within local government organisations such as RMS, Hunter Water and local Councils, laboratory and technical assistants in the concrete, steel, timber, geotechnical and materials manufacturing sectors.

Newcastle Campus campus
Semester: Semester 01-02-2016,
Study Options: Part Time Day, 6hrs/Week, 3Y weeks
How to Enrol: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

The Enrolment Session is scheduled to take place on:

Date: Tuesday, 02 Dec 2015
Time: 4:00 pm
Location: Newcastle Campus, Maitland Road, Building J, 2nd Floor, Room J2.31A

or

Date: Tuesday, 20 Jan 2016
Time: 4:00 pm
Location: Newcastle Campus, Maitland Road, Building J, 2nd Floor, Room J2.31

To enrol in this course one of the following is required as evidence of citizenship:
- Australian green Medicare Card
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Naturalisation Certificate

For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa is accepted.

To assess eligibility for Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer students are required to bring any transcripts for study previously undertaken with Registered Training Organisations (including TAFE NSW).

Students will also need to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit www.usi.gov.au

The following additional evidence is required to support applications for exemptions:
- A valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) or DVA number with the date of grant or
- Alternative evidence if you are a student with a disability, impairment or long term medical condition such as documentation supporting a Rehabilitation Plan.

Jobseekers are required to provide full details of their jobactive provider and jobseeker identification (JSID) number.

The Enrolment Readiness Checklist and other important enrolment information is available under the Students tab on this website.

Please contact us on 131 225 if you are unable to attend the Enrolment Session or would like further information.
Proposed Timetable: Students may choose to attend on Monday, Wednesday or Thursday (or a combination)
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Fee: $4,220.00


The Smart and Skilled Second Qualification Fee is $4,220.00

Students can pay their fee upfront or take out a VET FEE-HELP Loan. This study now, pay later option is a student loan scheme funded by the Commonwealth Government.

More information is available from the Fees and Charges section of this website. Please note it is a requirement to read the VET FEE-HELP Information for 2016 booklet before applying for this loan. It is important to note Census Date. Your Census Dates are the last day you can withdraw your enrolment without incurring the cost for each Unit of Study.

The qualification fee is made up of the following Units of Study:

Unit of Study 1: $1055.00 Census Date - 29 February 2016

Unit of Study 2: $1055.00 Census Date - 25 July 2016

Unit of Study 3: $1055.00 Census Date - 20 February 2017

Unit of Study 4: $1055.00 Census Date - 22 May 2017

Unit of Study 5: $1055.00 Census Date - 16 October 2017

Unit of Study 6: $1055.00 Census Date - 12 March 2018

Unit of Study 7: $1055.00 Census Date - 13 August 2018

For students ineligible for VET FEE-HELP, a fee instalment plan may be negotiated in line with the Units of Study above.

Some students may be eligible for a fee exemption. Your eligibility for an exemption will be confirmed at the time of enrolment.

For students with a disability, impairment or long term condition, please ensure you have your Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) and the date of grant for your benefit, which you will find on your most current income statement. If you are on a Rehabilitation Plan, evidence is also required.
Important Information: Local Entry Requirements

It is expected that students will have completed their NSW Higher School Certificate or equivalent and that they have completed Year 12 2-Unit Mathematics and have a good level of literacy. Students are encouraged to undertake refresher courses in Mathematics prior to commencing if they do not possess this level of competency.
Mature age students who have completed Year 10 and have at least two years civil works industry experience are welcome to apply.

Additional Costs:
Some programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs over and above the Student Qualification Fee, and include essential equipment that is retained by you on completion of your studies.
Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the students own

If enrolling in this course, students will need to purchase the following essential equipment;

Steel capped boots $100.00
Safety vest $20.00
USB drive $50.00

Other Information

This qualification is used in the civil engineering sector by civil works designers or para-professional designers who support professional engineers.

This course provides a pathway into the Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) Degree program at the University of Newcastle and has a prearranged credit transfer agreement with the University. Students who course complete have a credit transfer into the Degree program of 80 credit points.

Civil engineering designers are in high demand and have a variety of employment opportunities including:
construction site supervision,
detailing and drafting for engineering consultants, design within local government organisations such as RMS, Hunter Water and local councils, laboratory and technical assistants in the concrete, steel, timber, geotechnical and materials manufacturing sectors.