Cert III in Carpentry

Course Code: CPC30211

This qualification provides a trade outcome in carpentry, covering work in residential and commercial applications.

Occupational titles may include:

  • Carpenter
  • Carpenter and joiner.

The qualification has core unit of competency 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.

The following Units of Competency are a typical example however may vary based on the Registered Training Organisation.

 Units of Competence
CPCCCA2002BUse carpentry tools and equipment
CPCCCA2011AHandle carpentry materials
CPCCCA3001ACarry out general demolition of minor building structures
CPCCCA3002ACarry out setting out
CPCCCA3023ACarry out levelling operations
CPCCCM1012AWork effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
CPCCCM1013APlan and organise work
CPCCCM1014AConduct workplace communication
CPCCCM1015ACarry out measurements and calculations
CPCCCM2001ARead and interpret plans and specifications
CPCCCM2002ACarry out excavation
CPCCCM2007BUse explosive power tools
CPCCCM2008BErect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
CPCCCM2010BWork safely at heights
CPCCCO2013ACarry out concreting to simple forms
CPCCOHS2001AApply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
CPCCCA3003AInstall flooring systems
CPCCCA3004AConstruct wall frames
CPCCCA3005BConstruct ceiling frames
CPCCCA3006BErect roof trusses
CPCCCA3007CConstruct pitched roofs
CPCCCA3008BConstruct eaves
CPCCCA2003AErect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground
CPCCCA3009BConstruct advanced roofs
CPCCCA3017BInstall exterior
CPCCCM3001COperate elevated work platforms
CPCCCA3010AInstall and replace windows and doors
CPCCCA3012AFrame and fit wet area fixtures
CPCCCA3013AInstall lining, panelling and moulding
CPCCCA3016AConstruct timber external stairs