Certificate III in Carpentry


CRICOS course code: 104877D

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


This is a trade qualification for carpenters in residential and commercial workplaces. It includes setting out, manufacturing, constructing, assembling, installing and repairing products made using timber and non-timber materials:

  • Carpenter


104 weeks classroom delivery, depending on intake (includes a maximum of 16 weeks holiday).

Students must attend minimum 20 hours class time per week as part of your Student Visa requirements. Distance learning is not available.

Delivery Methods

  • Lecture/workshops
  • Workbooks
  • Role plays/simulations
  • Practical activities

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
  • CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry
  • CPCCCA3012* Frame and fit wet area fixtures
  • CPCCCA3014* Construct and install bulkheads
  • CPCCCA3022* Install curtain walling
  • CPCCCM2002* Carry out hand excavation
  • CPCCSF2004* Place and fix reinforcement materials
  • CPCCOM1013 Plan and organise work

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