Certificate III in Carpentry CPC30211

This qualification provides a trade outcome in carpentry, covering work in residential and commercial applications.

Occupational titles may include:

  • Carpenter
  • Carpenter and joiner.

Carpentry apprenticeships with MIBT use cutting edge e-learning technology with fun, engaging multi-media lessons streamed direct to your PC, or tablet, saving you time, travel costs and hassle! Our highly experienced trainers come to you on the work-site, saving employers time and money. This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.  Log-in to the e-learning portal here.

The qualification has 22 core units of competency requirements that cover common skills for the construction industry, as well as 8 specialist fields of work.

  • 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 excavation
  • Use explosive power tools
  • Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
  • Work safely at heights
  • Carry out concreting to simple forms
  • Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
  • Construction and erection of frames, trusses, eaves and roofs field of work
  • Install flooring systems
  • Construct wall frames
  • Construct ceiling frames
  • Erect roof trusses
  • Construct pitched roofs
  • Construct eaves

Elective units

  • Installation field of work
  • Install and replace windows and doors
  • Frame and fit wet area fixtures
  • Install lining, panelling and moulding
  • Construct timber external stairs
  • Formwork construction field of work
  • Construct, erect and dismantle formwork for stairs and ramps
  • Erect and dismantle formwork to suspended slabs, columns, beams and walls
  • Erect and dismantle jump form formwork
  • Erect and dismantle slip form formwork

General electives

  • Investigate micro business opportunities
  • Manage small business finances
  • Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground
  • Construct advanced roofs
  • Refurbish timber sashes to window frames
  • Construct bulkheads
  • Assemble partitions
  • Install exterior cladding
  • Install curtain walling
  • Operate elevated work platforms
  • Cut and bend materials using oxy-LPG equipment
  • Place and fix reinforcement materials
  • Install dry wall passive fire-rated systems
  • Install trench support
  • Enter and work in confined spaces
  • Drain and dewater civil construction site


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