|CPC30211 Certificate III in Carpentry|
|Cricos Course Code :||097530E|
|Course Code :||CPC30211|
|Course Name :||Certificate III in Carpentry|
|Location :||Port Melbourne Campus|
|Duration :||52 weeks (Includes 4 weeks of
public holidays and breaks)
This qualification is suitable for anyone currently working as a carpenter in a construction environment. This qualification provides a trade outcome in carpentry, covering work in residential and commercial applications. You will learn the basic foundations and content to develop the skills and knowledge used in the building and construction industry to efficiently produce quality work. You will also learn about safe work practices and about the context of the building industry.
Program duration and schedule
|Program length||52 weeks (Includes 7 weeks of public holidays and breaks)|
|Location||Port Melbourne Campus|
|INTAKE SCHEDULE||Contact us: +61 3 9670 2985|
|STRUCTURE FEE||Please contact us at +61 3 96702985 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org to get the latest information.|
Program Structure (Core and Elective Units)
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in:
30 units of competency:
22 core units
8 elective units.
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|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
|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
|CPCCCM2010B||Work safely at heights|
|CPCCCO2013A||Carry out concreting to simple forms|
|CPCCOHS2001A||Apply OHS requirements, policies and
procedures in the construction industry
|CPCCCA3003A||Install flooring systems|
|CPCCCA3004A||Construct wall frames|
|CPCCCA3005B||Construct ceiling frames|
|CPCCCA3006B||Erect roof trusses|
|CPCCCA3007C||Construct pitched roofs|
|CPCCCA2003A*||Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground|
|CPCCCA3010A*||Install and replace windows and doors|
|CPCCCA3012A*||Frame and fit wet area fixtures|
|BSBWRT301||Write simple documents|
|BSBITU314||Design and produce spreadsheets|
|CPCCCA3016A*||Construct timber external stairs|
|BSBSMB301||Investigate micro-business opportunities|
|BSBSMB406||Manage small business finances|
|CPCCWHS1001||Prepare to work safely in the construction industry|
Written Questions, Projects, Observation, Presentation, Case Study, Reports, Practical Activity, Written Question.
Mode and Method of Delivery
Study mode: Full time (20 hours per week – 70% hours face to face and 30% hours online), Learners may require 10 hours* of selfdirected learning per week (*Indicative only).
Delivery mode: Blended Model supported with Learning Management System. Please contact Student Services for more information.
This is an intensive program that is delivered through blended training model. Students are required to attend 14 hours/week (Including Tutorials/Simulation or Construction Site visit) and 6 hours Online based on Flipped Learning (within 20 hours per week schedule).
All students must be aged 18 years or over at the time of applying for admission to the College
- Satisfactory completion of Australian Year 11/12 qualification*
- IELTS band score of overall 5.5 (Academic or General) or equivalent in line with the Department of Education and DOHA regulations (Please contact admission staff for more details and refer to Application, Enrolment and Orientation policy for further details)
- If student’s *educational qualifications do not meet OIC’s admission requirements, other factors may be considered at the discretion of OIC. (Please contact admission staff for more details and refer to Application, Enrolment and Orientation policy for further details)
- CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry will be co delivered in Week 1 of the course start date and delivered as additional elective. If a student has already completed or has latest White Card, then they do not have to complete this unit. This unit of competency specifies the mandatory work health and safety training required prior to undertaking construction work or access to any construction site. There is no charge from OIC for this unit.
- Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Policy is applicable for this course.
Please refer to the Policy for more details: BYOD Policy
Learners are required to be competent in written and spoken English and will undertake a Language, Literacy and Numeracy test prior to commencing the training
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer (CT)
If a certificate or statement of results is produced and verified, a credit transfer process will be initiated by OIC (Orange International College) in relation to the units as per the training plan.
Credit transfer is a process that provides students with agreed and consistent credit outcomes for components of a qualification based on identified equivalence in content and learning out-comes between matched qualifications.” (Source: AQF)
At enrolment of all learning programs OIC’s code of practice states that all candidates for assessment will be offered RPL. This is reiterated in the student handbook and acknowledged in writing.
RPL is an assessment process that assesses an individual’s non-formal and informal learning to determine the extent to which that individual has achieved the required learning outcomes, competency outcomes, or standards for entry to, and/or partial or total completion of, a qualification.
“Recognition of prior learning is an assessment process that involves assessment of an individual’s relevant prior learning (including formal, informal and non-formal learning) to determine the credit outcomes of an individual application for credit.” (Source: AQF)
On successful completion of this course the learners are going to be awarded Certificate III in Carpentry CPC30211, which is a nationally recognised qualification. Possible career outcomes may include carpenter, joiner.
Students who do not complete all units may be eligible for a Statement of Attainment in partial completion of the Certificate III in Carpentry CPC30211.
Training Pathway (but not limited to)
|Certificate II||Diploma||Advanced Diploma|
|CPC30211–Certificate III in Carpentry||CPC50210 – Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)||CPC60212-Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction(Building)|
This qualification provides a trade outcome in carpentry, covering work in residential and commercial applications.
After successful completion of Certificate III in Carpentry CPC30211, learners can expect to gain a wide range of skills and knowledge and a trade outcome in carpentry, covering work in residential and commercial applications.
Occupational titles may include:
- Carpenter and Joiner
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