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CERTIFICATE III IN CARPENTRY AND JOINERY

National ID: CPC32011 | State ID: D409

 

Do you want to build a strong career from the ground up?

When you complete the Certificate III in Carpentry and Joinery you will be ready for a career as a domestic or commercial carpenter.

You will gain the knowledge and skills to carry out a range of building and construction tasks; use basic carpentry tools, power tools, carpentry materials; construct a pitched roof, ceiling frame, wooden flooring; interpret plans; and apply work health and safety requirements.

The Certificate III in Carpentry and Joinery is an apprenticeship: you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Please see the Apprenticeships section for more information.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

When you complete the Certificate III in Carpentry and Joinery you will be ready for a career as a domestic or commercial carpenter.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

Certificate IV in Building and Construction

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Peel
Rockingham
Thornlie
Duration

6 semesters

How Apprenticeship
When This course is available for Semester 1, 2017.

When you complete the Certificate III in Carpentry and Joinery you will be ready for a career as a domestic or commercial carpenter.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

Certificate IV in Building and Construction

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

These fees are estimates only for students enrolling in government funded courses on a full time basis.

The indicative fees for a course may differ between training providers due to the units they have included in the course outline. These differences generally result from adapting courses to meet local industry needs. The actual cost of a course will also vary if different electives are chosen by the student.

Nominal hours are not hours of training or instruction. They are used to determine course fees and subsidy levels to reflect the cost to deliver quality training.

Other charges may apply.

Indicative Tuition Fees in 2017

VET Student Loans 

Students in an eligible diploma qualifications and above may be assisted through a loan under the Commonwealth Government's VET Student Loan scheme. For more information on entrance requirements and eligible course list please see www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans 

For information on VET Student Loans at South Metropolitan TAFE please visit the Student Loans page.

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the  TAFE International WA website 

STAGE 1A

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Use carpentry tools and equipment CPCCCA2002B WE975
Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry CPCCOHS2001A W9435
Plan and organise work CPCCCM1013A D7348
Conduct workplace communication CPCCCM1014A D7349
Read and interpret plans and specifications CPCCCM2001A W9370
Carry out measurements and calculations CPCCCM1015A D7350
Handle carpentry materials CPCCCA2011A D7345

STAGE 1B

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding CPCCCM2008B WE986
Work safely at heights CPCCCM2010B WE987
Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry CPCCCM1012A D7347
Carry out levelling operations CPCCCA3023A W9362
Install flooring systems CPCCCA3003A W9342
Construct wall frames CPCCCA3004A W9343
Carry out setting out CPCCCA3002A W9341

STAGE 2A

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Erect roof trusses CPCCCA3006B WE977
Construct ceiling frames CPCCCA3005B WE976
Construct eaves CPCCCA3008B WE979
Construct pitched roofs CPCCCA3007C WE978

STAGE 2B

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Install lining, panelling and moulding CPCCCA3013A W9352
Install exterior cladding CPCCCA3017B WE981
Install and replace windows and doors CPCCCA3010A W9349
Carry out general demolition of minor building structures CPCCCA3001A W9340

STAGE 3A

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Use static machines CPCCJN3001A W9411
Assemble and install stairs CPCCJS3003A W9418
Design and set out stairs CPCCJS3011A D7381
Construct timber external stairs CPCCCA3016A W9355
Construct advanced roofs CPCCCA3009B WE980

STAGE 3B

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Manufacture components for door and window frames and doors CPCCJN3003A W9413
Erect and dismantle formwork to suspended slabs, columns, beams and walls CPCCCA3019A W9358
Manufacture joinery components CPCCJN3004A W9414
Carry out concreting to simple forms CPCCCO2013A D7357
Use explosive power tools CPCCCM2007B WE985
  • For TAFE Admissions full-time courses, apply at tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/ when applications are open. Semester One applications open in September of the prior year, Semester Two (mid-year) applications open in May.
  • Online courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information
    call: 1800 001 001 or email: info@smtafe.wa.edu.au
  • For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students, contact
    www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.
  • For all other courses, or if you need help or have questions please call us on
    1800 001 001 or email us at info@smtafe.wa.edu.au

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

Entrance Requirements

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

South Metropolitan TAFE maintains strong relationships with a number of universities. On completion of diploma and advanced diploma courses, students may be eligible for credit towards a South Metropolitan TAFE associate degree or higher education diploma, or a bachelor degree at one of our university partners. For details of our university pathway options, visit our Uni Pathways page.

Please note: Different university entrance arrangements may apply to international students. For further details please contact the individual Universities directly.

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Page last updated February 21, 2017