CPC30211 – Certificate III in Carpentry

Course Code and Name:
CPC30211 Certificate III in Carpentry

Qualification Description:
This qualification provides a trade outcome in carpentry, covering work in residential and commercial applications.
Occupational titles could include:

  • Carpenter
  • Carpenter and joiner.

The qualification core unit of competency has requirements that cover common skills for the construction industry, as well as a specialist field of work.

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.

Entry Requirements
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Packaging Rules:
Requirements for completion of the qualification;

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in:

  • 20 units of competency:
    • 14 core units
    • 6 elective units.

The elective units must ensure the integrity of the AQF alignment and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome and are to be chosen as follows:

  • a minimum of 3 elective units are to be specialist concreting units (coded ‘CO’) from the elective units listed below
  • the remaining elective units may be chosen from the elective units listed below or any Certificate III or Certificate IV qualifications in CPC08 or another current Training Package or accredited course.

Some units in this qualification may have prerequisite requirements, which must be met when packaging the qualification. Users are referred to the list of CPC08 units with prerequisite unit requirements available in this Training Package for this purpose.

Core Units

Units of Competency
CPCCCA2002B Use carpentry tools and equipment
CPCCCA2011A Handle carpentry materials
CPCCCA3001A Carry out general demolition of minor building structures
CPCCCA3002A Carry out setting out
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
CPCCWHS2001 Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
Construction and erection of frames, trusses, eaves and roofs field of work
CPCCCA3003A Install flooring systems
CPCCCA3004A Construct wall frames
CPCCCA3005B Construct ceiling frames
CPCCCA3006B Erect roof trusses
CPCCCA3007C Construct pitched roofs
CPCCCA3008A Construct eaves


Electives

Installation Field of work
CPCCCA3010A Install and replace windows and doors
CPCCCA3012A Frame and fit wet area fixtures
CPCCCA3013A Install lining, panelling and moulding
CPCCCA3016A Construct timber external stairs

Formwork construction field of work
CPCCCA3018A Construct, erect and dismantle formwork for stairs and ramps
CPCCCA3019A Erect and dismantle formwork to suspended slabs, columns, beams and walls
CPCCCA3020A Erect and dismantle jump – form formwork
CPCCCA3021A Erect and dismantle slip form formwork

General electives
CPCCCA2003A Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground
CPCCCA3009 Construct advanced roofs
CPCCCA3011A Refurbish timber sashes to window frames
CPCCCA3014A Construct bulkheads
CPCCCA3015A Assemble partitions
CPCCCA3017B Install exterior cladding
CPCCCA3022A Install curtain walling
CPCCCM3001C Operate elevated work platforms
CPCCSF2003A Cut and bend materials using oxy-LPG equipment
CPCCSF2004A Place and fix reinforcement materials
CPCCWC3003A Install dry wall passive fire-rated systems
BSBSMB301 Investigate micro business opportunities
BSBSMB406 Manage small business finances
RIICCM210D Install trench support
RIIWHS202D Enter and work in confined spaces
RIIWMG203D Drain and dewater civil construction site