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Certificate III in Carpentry and Joinery

National ID: CPC32011 | State ID: D409

 

Course Details
Training Package Version :  Version 2
This qualification provides an occupational outcome and a range of support tasks applicable to a majority of construction work sites.  An excellent opportunity to gain an insight into a future qualification as a carpenter within the building and construction industry.

Becoming a carpenter gives you the satisfaction of having a trade qualification that contributes to the lifestyle of everybody.  Carpentry and joinery gives you a wide range of skills and a recognised trade qualification that will give you the confidence to work in a variety of career options in the building industry.

You will gain knowledge and skills in:

  • Constructing form-work into which concrete is poured
  • Setting out an outline of the building on the ground of the site, using string and pegs to allow for excavations
  • Building floors, wall frameworks (timber or metal) and roofs, and laying timber floors
  • Reading plans and specifications to determine the dimensions, materials required and installation processes to be followed
  • Installing metal and timber windows, sashes and doors
  • Constructing and erecting prefabricated units, such as cottages and houses
  • Cutting materials with hand and power tools, and assembling, nailing, cutting or shaping parts
  • Installing door handles, locks, hardware, flooring underlay, insulating material and other fixtures; and
  • Maintaining and sharpening tools.
Carpentry @Kalgoorlie : Our Kalgoorlie Campus offers this course in 3 Stages. Find out more about the structure and requirements for study with our Pre Enrolment Information booklet.

Additional Resources:  Learners will be required to provide additional resources for this course.  Details are provided in the Pre-Enrolment Information.

VET Student Loans: This course is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Carpenters may work as subcontractors or may be employed by building and construction companies. Most carpenters are employed on housing projects, construction and civil engineering projects, and in maintenance roles in large factories, hospitals, institutions and private homes. Many carpenters specialise in areas such as framing, fixing or form-work.

Further study opportunities:

Certificate IV in Construction

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Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Kalgoorlie
Northam
Duration

3 years

HowApprenticeship
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

Units

Stage 1 Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industryCPCCOHS2001AW9435
Carry out measurements and calculationsCPCCCM1015AD7350
Carry out setting outCPCCCA3002AW9341
Construct ceiling framesCPCCCA3005BWE976
Construct eavesCPCCCA3008BWE979
Construct pitched roofsCPCCCA3007CWE978
Construct wall framesCPCCCA3004AW9343
Handle carpentry materialsCPCCCA2011AD7345
Install flooring systemsCPCCCA3003AW9342
Plan and organise workCPCCCM1013AD7348
Read and interpret plans and specificationsCPCCCM2001AW9370
Use carpentry tools and equipmentCPCCCA2002BWE975
Stage 2 Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Carry out concreting to simple formsCPCCCO2013AD7357
Carry out general demolition of minor building structuresCPCCCA3001AW9340
Carry out levelling operationsCPCCCA3023AW9362
Conduct workplace communicationCPCCCM1014AD7349
Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffoldingCPCCCM2008BWE986
Frame and fit wet area fixturesCPCCCA3012AW9351
Install and replace windows and doorsCPCCCA3010AW9349
Install exterior claddingCPCCCA3017BWE981
Install lining, panelling and mouldingCPCCCA3013AW9352
Manufacture components for door and window frames and doorsCPCCJN3003AW9413
Manufacture joinery componentsCPCCJN3004AW9414
Set out and assemble cabinets, showcases, wall units, counters and workstationsCPCCSH3001AW9515
Use static machinesCPCCJN3001AW9411
Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industryCPCCCM1012AD7347
Work safely at heightsCPCCCM2010BWE987
Stage 3 Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Construct advanced roofsCPCCCA3009BWE980
Construct timber external stairsCPCCCA3016AW9355
Erect and dismantle formwork to suspended slabs, columns, beams and wallsCPCCCA3019AW9358
Erect roof trussesCPCCCA3006BWE977
Use explosive power toolsCPCCCM2007BWE985
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Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Kalgoorlie
Northam
Duration

3 years

HowApprenticeship
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
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Carpenters may work as subcontractors or may be employed by building and construction companies. Most carpenters are employed on housing projects, construction and civil engineering projects, and in maintenance roles in large factories, hospitals, institutions and private homes. Many carpenters specialise in areas such as framing, fixing or form-work.

Further study opportunities:

Certificate IV in Construction

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Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

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Stage 1 Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industryCPCCOHS2001AW9435
Carry out measurements and calculationsCPCCCM1015AD7350
Carry out setting outCPCCCA3002AW9341
Construct ceiling framesCPCCCA3005BWE976
Construct eavesCPCCCA3008BWE979
Construct pitched roofsCPCCCA3007CWE978
Construct wall framesCPCCCA3004AW9343
Handle carpentry materialsCPCCCA2011AD7345
Install flooring systemsCPCCCA3003AW9342
Plan and organise workCPCCCM1013AD7348
Read and interpret plans and specificationsCPCCCM2001AW9370
Use carpentry tools and equipmentCPCCCA2002BWE975
Stage 2 Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Carry out concreting to simple formsCPCCCO2013AD7357
Carry out general demolition of minor building structuresCPCCCA3001AW9340
Carry out levelling operationsCPCCCA3023AW9362
Conduct workplace communicationCPCCCM1014AD7349
Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffoldingCPCCCM2008BWE986
Frame and fit wet area fixturesCPCCCA3012AW9351
Install and replace windows and doorsCPCCCA3010AW9349
Install exterior claddingCPCCCA3017BWE981
Install lining, panelling and mouldingCPCCCA3013AW9352
Manufacture components for door and window frames and doorsCPCCJN3003AW9413
Manufacture joinery componentsCPCCJN3004AW9414
Set out and assemble cabinets, showcases, wall units, counters and workstationsCPCCSH3001AW9515
Use static machinesCPCCJN3001AW9411
Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industryCPCCCM1012AD7347
Work safely at heightsCPCCCM2010BWE987
Stage 3 Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Construct advanced roofsCPCCCA3009BWE980
Construct timber external stairsCPCCCA3016AW9355
Erect and dismantle formwork to suspended slabs, columns, beams and wallsCPCCCA3019AW9358
Erect roof trussesCPCCCA3006BWE977
Use explosive power toolsCPCCCM2007BWE985
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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

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If you have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification with Central Regional TAFE, you may be able to obtain credits towards a degree at Geraldton Universities Centre (GUC), Charles Sturt University, Central Queensland University and the University of Southern Queensland.

In addition to the arrangements in place with specific Universities, a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification from us will enable you to gain direct entry into related undergraduate degree courses in most Universities throughout Australia. You may also be eligible to gain credits with other Universities on a case-by-case basis.

 

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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

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