Certificate III in Carpentry

Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT)

This qualification is part of the Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package. It provides a trade outcome in carpentry, covering work in residential and commercial applications.

Entry Requirements:

Employed in the construction industry under a contract of employment; plus registered as an apprentice with an Australian Apprenticeships Centre (AAC) prior to enrolment. Applicants must also possess literacy, language and maths skills equivalent to Year 10. Students who do not possess these skills to the level required will be enrolled in additional subjects to build the required skills.

Structure:

30 units: 22 core; 8 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Use carpentry tools and equipment; Handle carpentry materials; Carry out general demolition of minor building structures; Carry out setting out; Carry out levelling operations; Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry; Plan and organise work; Conduct workplace communication; Carry out measurements and calculations; Read and interpret plans and specifications; Carry out concreting to simple forms; Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry; Install flooring systems; Construct wall frames; plus more and electives.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

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Related Careers:

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Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
CIT Bruce No info No Part time 3 years
The Canberra Institute of Technology is a large multi-campus provider of a wide range of vocational education and training programs. CIT offers over 300 programs at different levels through five campuses across Canberra.

CIT Award programs are endorsed by industry and accredited by the CIT Advisory Council under delegation from the ACT Accreditation and Registration Council.

Studying at CIT is different from the school or university systems. Unlike universities, which offer a more general and theory-based education, CIT focuses on teaching the skills and knowledge for jobs. CIT aims to provide quality programs and services, relevant curricula and modern facilities.

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