CPC30211 - Certificate III in Carpentry

Course Details

Course Summary

Provides carpentry apprentices with the skills and knowledge to work in the carpentry trade. Competencies include planning and organising work, constructing wall frames, using carpentry tools and equipment, carry out leveling operations and roof framing. Topics covered include occupational health and safety, reading and interpreting plans, measurements and calculations, shaping materials and assembling components with hand and power tools, setting out buildings and footings on-site using a variety of leveling devices such as lasers, constructing timber pitching roof frames, installing sub-floor framing, timber/sheet flooring and door frames. Elective choices may lead to specific occupations within the industry sector.

Course Details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees
Full Fee $15750 (2018)
$16710 (2019)
Fee for service per unit $557 (2019)
For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
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.

Occupational outcome of Carpenter.

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 22 core units
  2. Complete 8 elective units
Please select a course structure from the options below:
Rockhampton

Apprentices Only

Approximately 950 hours of study time will be involved however, the training duration will depend on the electives chosen for the apprenticeship.

  • RPL/RCC/Credit
  • Employer Based (VET Providers Only)
Core
CPCCCA2011A Handle carpentry materials More Information
CPCCCA2002B Use carpentry tools and equipment More Information
CPCCCA3001A Carry out general demolition of minor building structures More Information
CPCCCA3002A Carry out setting out More Information
CPCCCA3003A Install flooring systems More Information
CPCCCA3004A Construct wall frames More Information
CPCCCA3005B Construct ceiling frames More Information
CPCCCA3006B Erect roof trusses More Information
CPCCCA3007C Construct pitched roofs More Information
CPCCCA3008B Construct eaves More Information
CPCCCA3023A Carry out levelling operations 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
CPCCCM2002A Carry out excavation More Information
CPCCCM2007B Use explosive power tools More Information
CPCCCM2008B Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding More Information
CPCCCM2010B Work safely at heights More Information
CPCCCO2013A Carry out concreting to simple forms More Information
CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry More Information
Elective
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.
CPCCCA2003A Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground More Information
CPCCCA3010A Install and replace windows and doors More Information
CPCCCA3012A Frame and fit wet area fixtures More Information
CPCCCA3013A Install lining, panelling and moulding More Information
CPCCCA3014A Construct bulkheads More Information
CPCCCA3016A Construct timber external stairs More Information
MEM05050B Perform routine gas metal arc welding More Information
CPCCCA3017B Install exterior cladding 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
CPCCCA2011A Handle carpentry materials
CPCCCM2002A Carry out excavation
MEM05050B Perform routine gas metal arc welding
CPCCCA3016A Construct timber external stairs
CPCCCA3014A Construct bulkheads
CPCCCA3013A Install lining, panelling and moulding
CPCCCA3012A Frame and fit wet area fixtures
CPCCCA3010A Install and replace windows and doors
CPCCCA2003A Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground
CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
CPCCCO2013A Carry out concreting to simple forms
CPCCCM2010B Work safely at heights
CPCCCM2008B Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
CPCCCM2007B Use explosive power tools
CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications
CPCCCA2002B Use carpentry tools and equipment
CPCCCM1015A Carry out measurements and calculations
CPCCCM1014A Conduct workplace communication
CPCCCM1013A Plan and organise work
CPCCCM1012A Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
CPCCCA3023A Carry out levelling operations
CPCCCA3008B Construct eaves
CPCCCA3007C Construct pitched roofs
CPCCCA3006B Erect roof trusses
CPCCCA3005B Construct ceiling frames
CPCCCA3004A Construct wall frames
CPCCCA3003A Install flooring systems
CPCCCA3002A Carry out setting out
CPCCCA3001A Carry out general demolition of minor building structures
CPCCCA3017B Install exterior cladding

Mackay

Apprentices Only Approximately 950 hours of study time will be involved however, the training duration will depend on the electives chosen for the apprenticeship.
  • RPL/RCC/Credit
  • On-campus
Core
CPCCCA2002B Use carpentry tools and equipment More Information
CPCCCA3001A Carry out general demolition of minor building structures More Information
CPCCCA2011A Handle carpentry materials More Information
CPCCCA3002A Carry out setting out More Information
CPCCCA3023A Carry out levelling operations 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
CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications More Information
CPCCCM2002A Carry out excavation More Information
CPCCCM2007B Use explosive power tools More Information
CPCCCM2008B Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding More Information
CPCCCM2010B Work safely at heights More Information
CPCCCO2013A Carry out concreting to simple forms More Information
CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry More Information
CPCCCA3003A Install flooring systems More Information
CPCCCA3004A Construct wall frames More Information
CPCCCA3005B Construct ceiling frames More Information
CPCCCA3006B Erect roof trusses More Information
CPCCCA3007C Construct pitched roofs More Information
CPCCCA3008B Construct eaves More Information
Elective
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.
CPCCCA2003A Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground More Information
CPCCCA3010A Install and replace windows and doors More Information
CPCCCA3012A Frame and fit wet area fixtures More Information
CPCCCA3013A Install lining, panelling and moulding More Information
CPCCCA3016A Construct timber external stairs More Information
CPCCCA3017A Install exterior cladding More Information
CPCCCA3019A Erect and dismantle formwork to suspended slabs, columns, beams and walls More Information
CPCCCM3001 Operate elevate work platforms up to 11m 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
CPCCCA2002B Use carpentry tools and equipment
CPCCCA3003A Install flooring systems
CPCCCA3019A Erect and dismantle formwork to suspended slabs, columns, beams and walls
CPCCCA3017A Install exterior cladding
CPCCCA3016A Construct timber external stairs
CPCCCA3013A Install lining, panelling and moulding
CPCCCA3012A Frame and fit wet area fixtures
CPCCCA3010A Install and replace windows and doors
CPCCCA2003A Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground
CPCCCA3008B Construct eaves
CPCCCA3007C Construct pitched roofs
CPCCCA3006B Erect roof trusses
CPCCCA3005B Construct ceiling frames
CPCCCA3004A Construct wall frames
CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
CPCCCA3001A Carry out general demolition of minor building structures
CPCCCO2013A Carry out concreting to simple forms
CPCCCM2010B Work safely at heights
CPCCCM2008B Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
CPCCCM2007B Use explosive power tools
CPCCCM2002A Carry out excavation
CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications
CPCCCM1014A Conduct workplace communication
CPCCCM1013A Plan and organise work
CPCCCM1012A Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
CPCCCA3023A Carry out levelling operations
CPCCCA3002A Carry out setting out
CPCCCA2011A Handle carpentry materials
CPCCCM3001 Operate elevate work platforms up to 11m

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.
Please view the more details information for any additional information related to the intakes

There are currently no intakes for this course.
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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Course Requirements

Basic mathematic ability must be developed for successful course completion.