CPC30111 - Certificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying

Course Details

Course Summary

Provides the skills and knowledge required to read and interpret plans and specifications, apply basic levelling procedures, carry out measurements and calculations, handle and prepare bricklaying/blocklaying materials and use bricklaying and blocklaying tools and equipment. Apprentices will work with clay and concrete masonry and other types of building materials in mortar on veneer and full brick construciton, partitions, arches and other structures. Tasks may include working from plans and specifications, setting out and laying bricks, checking vertical and horizontal alignment, using various tools, constructing arches, fireplaces and ornamental brickwork and related structures, and operating brick-cutting machines.

Course Details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees
Full Fee $15741 (2018)
$16686 (2019)
Fee for service per unit $618 (2019)
For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Other
How to Apply Please Enquire
Study Area
  • Apprenticeships, Trades & Training
Skill Area
  • Building and Construction
AQF Level Level 3: Certificate III

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

This course is for apprenticeship training only. Students must be employed as apprentices in a relevant industry.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

1. Students will receive a Result of Assessment within 21 days of completion of each unit/module or within 21 days of the ‘close of study’ date.
2. Students who successfully complete all required units/modules will receive their qualification and an Academic Statement itemising all units/modules successfully completed.
3. Following receipt of written advice from the student (or teacher) that the student does not intend to complete the full course, the student will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing all units/modules successfully completed.

This qualification provides a trade outcome in bricklaying and blocklaying. Occupational titles may include: Bricklayer Blocklayer.

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 21 core units
  2. Complete 6 elective units
Standard Course Structure

This course is for apprentices only.

  • Employer Based (VET Providers Only)
Core
CPCCCA3002A Carry out setting out More Information
CPCCCM1012A Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry More Information
CPCCCM1013A Plan and organise work More Information
CPCCCM1014A Conduct workplace communication More Information
CPCCCM1015A Carry out measurements and calculations More Information
CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications More Information
CPCCCM2006B Apply basic levelling procedures More Information
CPCCCM2008B Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding More Information
CPCCCM2009A Carry out basic demolition More Information
CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry More Information
CPCCBL2001A Handle and prepare bricklaying and blocklaying materials More Information
CPCCBL2002A Use bricklaying and blocklaying tools and equipment More Information
CPCCBL3002A Carry out masonry veneer construction More Information
CPCCBL3003A Carry out cavity brick construction More Information
CPCCBL3004A Construct masonry steps and stairs More Information
CPCCBL3005A Lay masonry walls and corners More Information
CPCCBL3006A Lay multi-thickness walls and piers More Information
CPCCBL3009A Install flashings and damp proof course More Information
CPCCBL3010A Construct masonry arches More Information
CPCCBL3011A Construct curved walls More Information
CPCCBL3014A Install fire-rated masonry construction More Information
Elective
CPCCBL3001A Lay paving More Information
CPCCBL3007A Install glass blockwork More Information
CPCCBL3012A Construct fireplaces and chimneys More Information
CPCCBL3013A Construct masonry structural systems More Information
CPCCBL3015A Construct decorative brickwork More Information
CPCCBL3016A Construct battered masonry walls and piers More Information
CPCCBL3017A Carry out tuck pointing to brickwork More Information
CPCCBL3018A Install aerated autoclaved concrete products More Information
CPCCCM2007B Use explosive power tools More Information
CPCCCM2010B Work safely at heights More Information
CPCCCM3001A Operate elevated work platforms More Information
CPCCCO2013A Carry out concreting to simple forms More Information
CPCCSF2004A Place and fix reinforcement materials More Information
BSBSMB301A Investigate micro business opportunities More Information
BSBSMB421 Manage small business finances More Information

Unit Sequence

For the following units, you may choose your own order of study, while taking into account pre-requisite requirements and the unit availability.
Unit Code Unit Name
CPCCCA3002A Carry out setting out
CPCCBL3017A Carry out tuck pointing to brickwork
CPCCBL3001A Lay paving
CPCCBL3007A Install glass blockwork
CPCCBL3012A Construct fireplaces and chimneys
CPCCBL3013A Construct masonry structural systems
CPCCBL3015A Construct decorative brickwork
CPCCBL3016A Construct battered masonry walls and piers
CPCCBL3018A Install aerated autoclaved concrete products
CPCCBL3011A Construct curved walls
CPCCCM2007B Use explosive power tools
CPCCCM2010B Work safely at heights
CPCCCM3001A Operate elevated work platforms
CPCCCO2013A Carry out concreting to simple forms
CPCCSF2004A Place and fix reinforcement materials
BSBSMB301A Investigate micro business opportunities
CPCCBL3014A Install fire-rated masonry construction
CPCCBL3010A Construct masonry arches
CPCCCM1012A Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
CPCCCM2009A Carry out basic demolition
CPCCCM1013A Plan and organise work
CPCCCM1014A Conduct workplace communication
CPCCCM1015A Carry out measurements and calculations
CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications
CPCCCM2006B Apply basic levelling procedures
CPCCCM2008B Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
CPCCBL3009A Install flashings and damp proof course
CPCCBL2001A Handle and prepare bricklaying and blocklaying materials
CPCCBL2002A Use bricklaying and blocklaying tools and equipment
CPCCBL3002A Carry out masonry veneer construction
CPCCBL3003A Carry out cavity brick construction
CPCCBL3004A Construct masonry steps and stairs
CPCCBL3005A Lay masonry walls and corners
CPCCBL3006A Lay multi-thickness walls and piers
BSBSMB421 Manage small business finances

Course Assessment Information

Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Practical Task
Third Party Verification
RPL
Course Learning Outcomes
Where and when can I start?
The availabilities listed here are for 2019 and beyond.
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2018 Intakes
The availabilities listed here are for 2018.

Apprenticeship Training

This course is for apprentices only.
For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
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