This qualification provides a trade outcome in carpentry, covering work in residential and commercial applications. This training program is appropriate for a tradesperson working in the carpentry sector as a general carpenter.
This course will include all aspects of the building industry including, but not restricted to, site work, concreting, framing and finishing works.
Also, this qualification may be suitable for Apprenticeships.
To achieve this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in:
34 units of competency:
27 core units
|27 Core Units of Competency||07 Elective Units of Competency|
CPCCCA2002 – Use carpentry tools and equipment
CPCCCA2011 – Handle carpentry materials
CPCCCA3001 – Carry out general demolition of minor building structures
CPCCCA3002 – Carry out setting out
CPCCCA3003 – Install flooring systems
CPCCCA3004 – Construct and erect wall frames
CPCCCA3005 – Construct ceiling frames
CPCCCA3006 – Erect roof trusses
CPCCCA3007 – Construct pitched roofs
CPCCCA3008 – Construct eaves
CPCCCA3010 – Install windows and doors
CPCCCA3016 – Construct, assemble and install timber external stairs
CPCCCA3017 – Install exterior cladding
CPCCCA3024 – Install lining, panelling and moulding
CPCCCA3025 – Read and interpret plans, specifications and drawings for carpentry work
CPCCCA3028 – Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground
CPCCCM2006 – Apply basic levelling procedures
CPCCCM2008 – Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
CPCCCM2012 – Work safely at heights
CPCCCO2013 – Carry out concreting to simple forms
CPCCOM1012 – Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
CPCCOM1014 – Conduct workplace communication
CPCCOM1015 – Carry out measurements and calculations
CPCCOM3001 – Perform construction calculations to determine carpentry material requirements
CPCCOM3006 – Carry out levelling operations
CPCCWHS2001 – Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
CPCWHS3001 – Identify construction work hazards and select risk control strategies
CPCCCA3012 – Frame and fit wet area fixtures
CPCCCA3014 – Construct and install bulkheads
CPCCCM2002 – Carry out hand excavation
CPCCSF2004 – Place and fix reinforcement materials
CPCCWC3004 – Install suspended ceilings
CPCCOM1013 – Plan and organise work
CPCCCM3005 – Calculate costs of construction work
Course Duration & Mode of Delivery
CTC offers this qualification by either RPL or by Training and assessment.
Enrolment is valid for two years.
Typically, RPL’s take 3 months but can be longer. Those undertaking a training and assessment program typically take 24 months to complete the course.
CREDIT CAN BE APPLIED FOR PAST EXPERIENCE
Both pathways make use of our Online Learning Management system as a source of documentation.
Both RPL and Training and Assessment require face to face interaction, with training and assessment requiring two days of face to face classroom attendance per week.
Participants must be working in the industry and have the support of their employers.
Please contact our office to obtain our course commencement dates.
Recognition of prior learning (RPL)
Recognition is available to all learners of the RTO. An application for Recognition can be made on the Application for Recognition Form.
Refund Policy and Deferments
Please refer to our Student Handbook for full details
Learners who successfully complete this qualification may pathway into further study options:
CPC60212 Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management) Or any other relevant qualification
This qualification has employability skills. Participants may find employment in construction roles in businesses and other industries requiring building and construction qualifications.
- be aged 18 years or over
- be an existing worker in a building supervision role
- have the support of their supervisor and employer
- hold a minimum of a Higher School Certificate (or equivalent)
- able to commit to the course duration and time commitment
- Have already attained a “Whitecard”
- Satisfactorily completed our Language Literacy and Numeracy assessment
- Have a completed workplace support agreement, which confirms the resources required for training and assessment will be made available to the student.
Students will need to have an internet-capable laptop.
RPL Students will need this to access and potentially submit their RPL evidence
Training and Assessment Students will need this to access the learning and assessment material both in class and at home.
Contact our office for the current course fees for RPL and Training and Assessment
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