CPC30211 Certificate III in Carpentry

The Certificate III in Carpentry is a trade level qualification and provides students with necessary skills, knowledge and experience to work on a building site in the area of construction carpentry. The course is primarily aimed at the residential sector of the industry where students will be able to construct domestic framework, formwork, scaffolding and footings.

Students will learn how to efficiently produce quality work in the building and construction, renovation and maintenance sectors of the industry. Major areas of study include interpretation of plans, measurements and calculations, use of power tools and equipment, installing flooring and constructing timber external stairs etc.

Please select a study mode from the list below.

Recognition of prior learning

The process of Skills Recognition (Recognition of Prior Learning and/or Recognition of Current Competencies) gives those people with the relevant experience the opportunity to gain formal recognition for their competencies (skills and knowledge) gained through life, work and study, regardless of where, when and how they were achieved.

Participants are responsible for gathering evidence that will show they have the required competencies to the standard set out by the industry in the National Competency Standards.

Start Date & Duration

Enrolments are taken on an ongoing basis. Students can enrol at any time 24/7 online, over the phone or in person during business hours. Enrolment is for a period of 12 months.

Eligibility

A minimum of 3 to 4 years experience within this trade and completion of Year 12 English and Mathematics is recommended but not required.

Cost

$3,000.00

Payment plans are also available

Assessment

Evidence for RPL may include:

  • work experience
  • life experiences (including voluntary work and leisure pursuits)
  • previous study e.g. qualifications, industry training professional development programs or units

Course Delivered by

Everthought Education Brisbane South

RTO Number: 32438

On campus

The qualification is delivered through a combination of online and workplace or classroom based training and delivery.

You will be allocated a Trainer/Assessor who can provide you support over the phone or by email or face-to-face as required.

Start Date

Please see our Intake Dates page to see upcoming dates for enrolment into this course.

Cost

Pricing varies depending on the state you are taking the course in. Please see our Pricing Schedule, or fill in an Eligibility Check for any government funding that may be available to you.

Payment plans are also available for some courses.

Assessment

All assessments are competency based. You will be assessed against each unit of competency as well as the full qualification. The type of assessment tasks may include: Practical demonstration, Knowledge based test, Portfolio of evidence, Case studies, Research projects, Oral questioning.

Course Delivery

This course is delivered by Everthought Education Perth.

RTO Code: 51681

Apprenticeship

 

This course is able to be taken as an apprenticeship.

Start Date

Please see our Intake Dates page to see upcoming dates for enrolment into this course.

Cost

Pricing varies depending on the state you are taking the course in. Please see our Payment Schedule, or fill in an Eligibility Check for any government funding that may be available to you.

Payment plans are also available for some courses.

Course Delivery

This course is delivered by Everthought Education Perth.

RTO Code: 51681

Start Dates

Please see our Intake Dates page to see upcoming dates for enrolment into this course.

Course duration

Course duration is 104 weeks (1 week on, 1 week off)

English Language Requirements

Minimum IELTS 5.5 or TOEFL IBT 46 or PTE (Pearson Test of English) 42 or CAE 47 or eligible ELICOS courses or completion of an Australian Qualification or approved LLN test.

Entry Requirements

Year 10 or Equivalent or a reasonable level of industry experience.

Course Price

$28,950.00

Find out more about our payment options. 

Course Delivery

This course is delivered by Everthought Education Perth Pty. Ltd.

RTO Code: 51681

CRICOS Provider Code: 02898C

CRICOS Course Code: 076111J

What will I learn?

Qualification Structuring Rules: To obtain this qualification all twenty-two (22) core competency units and eight (8) elective competency units must be achieved:

Core Units

CPCCCA2002B Use carpentry tools and equipment
CPCCCA2011A Handle carpentry materials
CPCCCA3001A Carry out general demolition of minor building structures
CPCCCA3002A Carry out setting out
CPCCCA3023A Carry out levelling operations
CPCCCM1012A Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
CPCCCM1013A Plan and organise work
CPCCCM1014A Conduct workplace communication
CPCCCM1015A Carry out measurements and calculations
CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications
CPCCCM2002A Carry out excavation
CPCCCM2007B Use explosive power tools
CPCCCM2008B Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
CPCCCM2010B Work safely at heights
CPCCCO2013A Carry out concreting to simple forms
CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
CPCCCA3003A Install flooring systems
CPCCCA3004A Construct wall frames
CPCCCA3005B Construct ceiling frames
CPCCCA3006B Erect roof trusses
CPCCCA3007C Construct pitched roofs
CPCCCA3008B Construct eaves

Elective Units

CPCCCA3010A Install and replace windows and doors
CPCCCA3013A Install lining, panelling and moulding
CPCCCA3016A Construct timber external stairs
CPCCCA2003A Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground
CPCCCA3014A Construct bulkheads
CPCCCA3017B Install exterior cladding
CPCCCA3011A Refurbish timber sashes to window frames
CPCCCA3009B Construct advanced roofs

What are the pathways?

Career opportunities include employment as a:

  • Carpenter

    Carpenter and Joiner

    Carpenter and Joiner (Installation)

    Carpenter and Joiner (Stairs)

    Stair Builder

    Self-employed contractor

    Carpentry company employee

    Sales representative in the building or retail industry

After successful completion of this course you may continue your studies by enrolling in:

  • CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building & Construction (Building)
  • CPC50210 Diploma of Building & Construction (Building)
  • CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building & Construction (Building)

Course Recognition

This qualification provides a trade outcome in carpentry, covering work in residential and commercial applications. The qualification has core unit of competency requirements that cover common skills for the construction industry, as well as a specialist field of work.

Completion of the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (ASCC 2007) is required before entering a construction work site. Achievement of unit CPCCOHS1001A covers this requirement.

What are the Entry Requirements?

This qualification does not have any specific entry requirements. However, completion of Year 12 English and Mathematics is recommended.

Enquiries and Enrolments

If you have any questions regarding the course, or would like to enrol please fill in the eligibility check form on the right hand side of the page.