Certificate III in Carpentry (CPC30211)
Provides carpentry apprentices with the skills and knowledge to work in the carpentry trade. Competencies include planning and orgainsing work, constructing wall frames, using carpentry toos and equipment, carry out levelling operations and roof framing. Topics covered include occupational health and safety, reading and interpreting plans, measurements and calculations, shaping materials and assempling components with hand and power tools, setting out buildings and footings on-site using a variety of levelling devices such as lasers, constructing timper pitching roof frames, installing sub-floor framing, timber/sheet flooring and door frames. Elective choices may lead to specific occupations within the industry sector.
|AQF Level||Level 3: Certificate III|
This course is for apprenticeship training only. Students must be employed as apprentices in a relevant industry.
Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations
Standard Course Structure
Approximately 950 hours of study time will be involved however, the training duration will depend on the electives chosen for the apprenticeship.
|CPCCCA2001A||Handle carpentry materials|
|CPCCCA2002B||Use carpentry tools and equipment|
|CPCCCA3001A||Carry out general demolition of minor building structures|
|CPCCCA3002A||Carry out setting out|
|CPCCCA3003A||Install flooring systems|
|CPCCCA3004A||Construct wall frames|
|CPCCCA3005B||Construct ceiling frames|
|CPCCCA3006B||Erect roof trusses|
|CPCCCA3007C||Construct pitched roofs|
|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|
Eight (8) elective units to be successfully completed.
Please note electives can be amended to suit Employer/Apprentice requirements and are to be chosen according to the Training Package Packaging Rules.
This course is for apprentices only.