This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a range of laboratory techniques to conduct tests and sampling within the civil construction industry and will give you the knowledge and skills.
Technical assistants undertake a wide range of sampling and testing that requires the application of a broad range of technical skills and some scientific knowledge. They generally work inside a laboratory but may also perform technical tasks in the field or within production plants.
CAREER AND EMPLOYMENT OUTCOMES
There are no prerequisites for this qualification.
You may be eligible for funding under the Queensland Government User Choice program to undertake a traineeship through your employer with Gold Training in this qualification. Student contribution fees under the User choice program in 2017-20 are calculated at $1.60 per nominal hour for each unit of competency/module and are calculated at the commencement of the unit of competency/module. Student contribution fees payable for this qualification are approximately $1,488.00.