COURSES

Cert III in Carpentry- CPC30220

Cert III in Carpentry

Course code: CPC30220

This is a trade qualification for Carpenters in residential and commercial workplaces. It includes setting out, manufacturing of structures and installations of external cladding systems and carrying out installations and repairs to timber and non-timber materials

 

  • Occupational titles may include
  • Carpenter – Commercial
  • Carpenter – Residential
  • Carpenter – Formwork
  • Carpenter – Fitout

 

Successful completion of the qualification can apply from state government to become a Licensed Contractor. Leading to greater opportunities in the building and construction industry.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Basic computer skills
  • English Proficiency level for the training course reading, writing and comprehension skills
  • IELTS 5.5 or equivalent
  • Minimum 18 years of age

HOW TO APPLY

For further information please contact the College and speak to our friendly Admissions Team:
Email: admin@camdencollege.edu.au
or
Online Enrolment

MODES OF DELIVERY

  • Online
  • Classroom
  • Simulated work environment
  • Distance
  • Duration 52 weeks

COURSE DELIVERY

The qualification offers a maximum period of 104 weeks (including 8 weeks holiday) from the date of commencement in which to complete their studies and submit all work for assessment. Students will attend face-to-face 2 x days per week 9 am-5 pm. This includes training and assessment. In addition, students are required to complete up to a maximum of 5 hours per week independent, unsupervised activities.

RPL CANDIDATE

Candidates must provide evidence of currency and experience by working in the carpentry field of construction for a minimum of 12 months within the past 18 months. A letter on company letter- head from current/past employer(s) verifying this is required.



RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING

RPL (Recognition of Prior Learning) means an assessment process that assesses the competen- cy(s) of an individual that they may have been acquired through formal, non-formal and informal learning to determine the extent to which that individual meets the requirements specified in the training package.

UNITS OF COMPETENCY

Total number of units = 34 (27 core units plus 7 elective units)

UNITS

TITLE

UNITS

TITLE

CPCCCA2002

Use carpentry tools and equipment

CPCCCA3025

Read and interpret plans, specifications and drawings for carpentry work

CPCCCA2011

Handle carpentry materials

CPCCCA3028

Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground

CPCCCA3001

Carry out general demolition of minor building structures

CPCCCM2006

Apply basic levelling procedures

CPCCCA3002

Carry out setting out

CPCCCM2008

Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding

CPCCCA3003

Install flooring systems

CPCCCM2012

Work safely at heights

CPCCCA3004

Construct and erect wall frames

CPCCCO2013

Carry out concreting to simple forms

CPCCCA3005

Construct ceiling frames

CPCCOM1012

Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry

CPCCCA3006

Erect roof trusses

CPCCOM1014

Conduct workplace communication

CPCCCA3007

Construct pitched roofs

CPCCOM1015

Carry out measurements and calculations

CPCCCA3008

Construct eaves

CPCCOM3001

Perform construction calculations to determine carpentry material requirements

CPCCCA3010

Install windows and doors

CPCCOM3006

Carry out levelling operations

CPCCCA3016

Construct, assemble and install timber external stairs

CPCCWHS2001

Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

CPCCCA3017

Install exterior cladding

CPCWHS3001

Identify construction work hazards and select risk control strategies

CPCCCA3024

Install lining, paneling and moulding