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Industrial Skills

Study Industrial Skills at Melbourne Polytechnic and gain valuable construction knowledge and expertise.

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Become highly skilled for work in construction

Our Industrial Skills courses are designed to equip you with the skills needed for construction work. Whether you want to pursue a career in general civil construction or specialised machinery operation, Melbourne Polytechnic has you covered.

Melbourne Polytechnic’s Industry Skills courses will provide you with a comprehensive education in all things construction. You will learn skills in a variety of areas: measuring and calculating, manual excavating, installing trench support, and concreting. You will learn how to identify, locate and protect underground services, learn basic earthmoving and specialised forklift operation.

Melbourne Polytechnic has the most technologically advanced trades training facilities in Victoria, including a simulated warehouse and construction site for practical, hands-on learning.