CPC30211 - Certificate III in Carpentry
What are the benefits of this course?
This qualification provides a trade outcome in carpentry, covering work in residential and commercial applications. You will learn the basic foundations and content to develop the skills and knowledge used in the building and construction industry to efficiently produce quality work. You will also learn about safe work practices and about the context of the building industry.
Occupational titles may include:
- Carpenter & Joiner
- Builder/Construction Manager
- Trade Contractor
Are there any entry requirements?
This qualification is delivered under the Australian Apprenticeship Program. Students must be employed in an apprenticeship to undertake this training program.
Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) to be supplied by each apprentice (Protective footwear, long sleeve shirt, safety glasses and hearing protection) as well as a calculator, pen and paper.
Nominal term of Apprenticeship
- 48 months (full-time)
Type of Apprenticeship
Available as full-time.
Attendance for this course if flexible based on client requirements:
- Block Release
- Flexible Workplace Delivery
- FastTrack / RPL / RCC
What are the course fees?
This qualification is delivered under the Australian Apprenticeship Program. Students must be employed in an apprenticeship to undertake this training program. Training is funded through the Department of Education, Training and Employment’s User Choice Policy. Student contribution fees will apply. The fees listed below will change if elective units chosen are outside of the standard course offer. Eligibility criteria applies for concession rate.
CPC30211 Certificate III in Carpentry has been identified by the Queensland Government as a high priority qualification and as such qualifies for the Year 12 graduates – fee free training initiative – please contact us to determine your eligibility.
|Full Fee for Service||Not applicable|
|User choice employer gap fee (if applicable)||Not applicable|
|User choice Student Contribution Fee (tuition fee)||Non-Concession: $1552.00||Concession: $620.80|
|Certificate 3 Guarantee Student Contribution Fee||Not applicable||Not applicable|
Which subjects make up this course?
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in 30 units of competency: 22 core units and eight elective units.
The construction industry strongly affirms that training and assessment leading to recognition of skills must be undertaken in a real or very closely simulated workplace environment and this qualification requires all units of competency to be delivered in this context.
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.
|Unit Code||Unit Description – Core Units||Hours||Full Rate||Concession Rate*|
|CPCCCA2002B||Use carpentry tools and equipment||96||$153.60||$61.44|
|CPCCCA2011A||Handle carpentry materials||16||$25.60||$10.24|
|CPCCCA3011A||Carry out general demolition of minor building structures||32||$51.20||$20.48|
|CPCCCA3002A||Carry out setting out||24||$38.40||$15.36|
|CPCCA3023A||Carry out levelling operations||12||$19.20||$7.68|
|CPCCM1012A||Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry||20||$32.00||$12.80|
|CPCCCM1013A||Plan and organise work||20||$32.00||$12.80|
|CPCCCM1014A||Conduct workplace communication||20||$32.00||$12.80|
|CPCCCM1015A||Carry out measurements and calculations||20||$32.00||$12.80|
|CPCCCM2001A||Read and interpret plans and specifications||36||$57.60||$23.04|
|CPCCCM2002A||Carry out excavation||16||$25.60||$10.24|
|CPCCCM2007B||Use explosive power tools||16||$25.60||$10.24|
|CPCCCM2008B||Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding||24||$38.40||$15.36|
|CPCCCM2010B||Work safely at heights||40||$64.00||$25.60|
|CPCCCO2013A||Carry out concreting to simple forms||20||$32.00||$12.80|
|CPCCOHS2001A||Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry||20||$32.00||$12.80|
|Construction and erection of frames, trusses, eaves and roofs field of work|
|CPCCCA3003A||Install flooring systems||40||$64.00||$25.60|
|CPCCCA3004A||Construct wall frames||60||$96.00||$38.40|
|CPCCCA3005B||Construct ceiling frames||32||$51.20||$20.48|
|CPCCCA3006B||Erect roof trusses||40||$64.00||$25.60|
|CPCCCA3007C||Construct pitched roofs||60||$96.00||$38.40|
|CPCCCA2003A||Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground||24||$38.40||$15.36|
|CPCCCA3010A||Install and replace windows and doors||70||$112.00||$44.80|
|CPCCCA3012A||Frame and fit wet area fixtures||24||$38.40||$15.36|
|CPCCCA3013A||Install lining, panelling and moulding||40||$64.00||$25.60|
|CPCCCA3016A||Construct timber external stairs||40||$64.00||$25.60|
|CPCCCA3017B||Install exterior cladding||20||$32.00||$12.80|
|CPCCCA3018A||Construct, erect and dismantle formwork for stairs and ramps||40||$64.00||$25.60|
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Recognition of Current Competencies (RCC) may be available.