TAFE NSW

Certificate III in Carpentry - CPC30211

TAFE NSW

Type of institution: TAFE Institute
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 00591E

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.

Structure

  • 30 units: 22 core
  • 8 elective

Subjects

  • Install exterior cladding
  • Install lining, panelling and moulding
  • Install curtain walling
  • Enter and work in confined spaces
  • Plan and organise work
  • Carry out concreting to simple forms
  • Construct wall frames
  • Install and replace windows and doors
  • Construct eaves
  • Refurbish timber sashes to window frames
  • Erect and dismantle jump form formwork
  • Use explosive power tools
  • Frame and fit wet area fixtures
  • Construct pitched roofs
  • Carry out general demolition of minor building structures
  • Install dry wall passive fire-rated systems
  • Read and interpret plans and specifications
  • Work safely at heights
  • Conduct workplace communication
  • Install trench support
  • Carry out measurements and calculations
  • Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
  • Operate elevated work platforms
  • Construct timber external stairs
  • Construct, erect and dismantle formwork for stairs and ramps
  • Construct bulkheads
  • Construct ceiling frames
  • Drain and dewater civil construction site
  • Erect roof trusses
  • Manage small business finances
  • Install flooring systems
  • Investigate micro business opportunities
  • Use carpentry tools and equipment
  • Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
  • Place and fix reinforcement materials
  • Erect and dismantle formwork to suspended slabs, columns, beams and walls
  • Carry out excavation
  • Carry out setting out
  • Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
  • Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground
  • Handle carpentry materials
  • Construct advanced roofs
  • Carry out levelling operations
  • Cut and bend materials using oxy-LPG equipment
  • Assemble partitions
  • Erect and dismantle slip form formwork

Study pathways

Not applicable.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Armidale Campus No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Bathurst College No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Broken Hill College No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Coffs Harbour Campus Domestic: $14,250
International: $14,250
No
  • Flexible Delivery : 3 years
Cowra College No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Dubbo College, Myall Street Campus No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Great Lakes Campus Domestic: $14,250
International: $14,250
No
  • Flexible Delivery : 3 years
Hornsby Campus No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Inverell Campus No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Kingscliff Campus Domestic: $14,250
International: $14,250
No
  • Part-time : 3 years
  • Flexible Delivery : 3 years
Macquarie Fields College No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Maitland Campus No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Meadowbank Campus No
  • Part-time : 4 years
Miller College No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Mudgee College No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Nirimba College No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Orange College, March Street Campus No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Ourimbah Campus No
Randwick College, Main Campus No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Sutherland College, Gymea Campus No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Tamworth Campus No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Wauchope Campus Domestic: $14,250
International: $14,250
No
  • Flexible Delivery : 3 years
Wollongbar Campus Domestic: $14,250
International: $14,250
No
  • Flexible Delivery : 3 years

Fee comments

Campuses: Coffs Harbour Campus, Great Lakes Campus, Wauchope Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:Additional costs approximately $200 -- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)- Textbook - Basic Building & Construction Skills (5th Edition) ISBN 9790170357944 (paperback $79.95, ebook $49.95)Bring your own electronic device ie. laptop or tablet.

Campuses: Hornsby Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- Text books, drawing equipment and Personal Protective Equipment.

Campuses: Kingscliff Campus, Wollongbar Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:Additional costs approximately $200- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)- Textbook - Basic Building & Construction Skills (5th Edition) ISBN 9790170357944 (paperback $79.95, ebook $49.95)- Bring your own electronic device ie. laptop or tablet.

Campuses: Macquarie Fields College.

This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply. If you are a registered apprentice, you may be eligible for a Fee Free Apprenticeship, which will be verified at enrolment.The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit https://smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au/are-you-eligiblePAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCEFees: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/feesPayment - funding: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/payment-funding**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- $300 for materials for Stage 1, Stage 2, Stage 3 workbooks and AS1684 Timber Framing Code.

Campuses: Maitland Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:Additional costs approximately $280 Textbooks - Cengage "Basic Building & Construction Skills" (6th Edition) ISBN 9790170357944 $89.95 (Price as at 20/10/20) - Cengage "Site establishment, Formwork and Framing" (4th Edition) $87.95 (Price as at 20/10/20) - Cengage "Advanced Building and Joinery" (3rd Edition) $84.95 (Price as at 20/10/20)Provide your own Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Bring your own electronic device ie. laptop or tablet.

Campuses: Nirimba College.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will be required to pay a $140 resource fee for materials. This fee applies to apprentices. More information will be provided at information session and first day of class.You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:Personal protective equipment such as, but not limited to;- Safety clothing (hi-vis)- Safety footwear (boots)- Safety glasses- Hearing protectionStationery such as, but not limited to;- Scientific calculator- Pens, highlighters and markers- A4 ruled notepadNail bag including the following selection of hand tools:- Claw hammer- 8m tape measure with 25mm blade- Carpenters pencil- 25mm chisel- Combination square- Four fold rule- Nail punch

Campuses: Ourimbah Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- Additional costs approximately $400.00- Textbook - Basic Building and Construction Skills (5th Edition) ISBN 9790170357944 paperback $82.00- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)- Bring your own electronic device ie. laptop or tablet

Campuses: Randwick College, Main Campus.

"**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:Apprenticeships are fee free $0.00. 1st qualification fee $2990.00. 2nd Qualification fee $3580.00 and commercial fees $12750.00 for the course. You will be required to purchase the 4 set of Cengage books for around $350.00 approximately, an A3 Drawing board and drawing pencils set squares and a scientific calculator will be required for the course. You are also to bring your own Presonal Protective Equipment (PPE) with you each week, steel capped work boots, clear protective glasses and ear muffs.

Campuses: Sutherland College, Gymea Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- Texts $270 Tools PPE

Campuses: Tamworth Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:In addition to the enrolment fee, learners will be required to pay $600 for this qualification ($200/year for 3 years) for course materials including textbooks and project materials. Students are entitled to retain these items upon completion.

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