TAFE NSW

Certificate III in Painting and Decorating - CPC30611

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 painting and decorating for residential and commercial construction work.

Structure

  • 27 units: 23 core
  • 4 elective

Subjects

  • Apply advanced wallpaper techniques
  • Apply trowelled texture coat finishes
  • Plan and organise work
  • Remove and replace doors and door and window components
  • Match specified paint colour
  • Apply paint by spray
  • Prepare surfaces for painting
  • Handle painting and decorating materials
  • Apply intumescent coatings
  • Apply wallpaper
  • Read and interpret plans and specifications
  • Work safely at heights
  • Apply paint by brush and roller
  • Apply advanced decorative paint finishes
  • Conduct workplace communication
  • Glaze/reglaze residential windows and doors
  • Calculate and cost construction work
  • Carry out measurements and calculations
  • Apply texture coat paint finishes by brush, roller and spray
  • Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
  • Operate elevated work platforms
  • Apply stains and clear timber finishes
  • Manage small business finances
  • Apply decorative paint finishes
  • Implement safe lead paint and asbestos work practices in the painting industry
  • Investigate micro business opportunities
  • Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
  • Apply protective paint coating systems
  • Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
  • Use painting and decorating tools and equipment
  • Erect and maintain trestle and plank systems
  • Remove graffiti and apply protective coatings

Study pathways

Not applicable.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Grafton Campus Domestic: $14,270
International: $15,210
No
  • Flexible Delivery : 3 years
Granville College Domestic: $14,270
International: $15,210
No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Maitland Campus International: $15,210 No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Orange College, March Street Campus International: $15,210 No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Ultimo College, Main Campus International: $15,210 No
  • Part-time : 2.5 years
Wagga Wagga Campus International: $15,210 No
  • Part-time : 3 years
  • Flexible Delivery : 3 years
Wollongong Campus International: $15,210 No
  • Part-time : 3 years

Fee comments

Campuses: Grafton Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- Safety Glasses: $10- Ear Protection: $20- Rubber Gloves: $5- Foundation Skills: Painting and Decorating, and Mortar Trades ISBN: 978144527706 (pbk) Publisher Pearson Australia: $70

Campuses: Granville 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-eligible**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- text books, PPE kits and brush kits, at a fee of: $240.00

Campuses: Maitland Campus.

You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- Safety Glasses: $10- Ear Protection: $20- Rubber Gloves: $5- 75mm broad knife $20- Brush Kit (including 50mm,75mm sythetic brushes and a duster brush) approximatly $100- Foundation Skills: Painting and Decorating, and Mortar Trades ISBN: 978144527706 (pbk) Publisher Pearson Australia: $70

Campuses: Wagga Wagga Campus, Wollongong Campus.

"**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- Students are required to provide and bring to each session appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) which may include:safety glasses, gloves, safety footwear, suitable clothing such as cotton drill work wear and other equipment (e.g. ear protection or respiratory masks) in line with industry requirements for their workplace or worksite.- You must also bring a ruler, pens and pencils, note pad and a calculator.

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