Certificate III in Formwork/Falsework

This course is designed for apprentices training to become a Formworker.

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To complete this course, the apprentice must demonstrate competency in:

25 units of competency:
19 core units
6 elective units

Core units

CPCCCA2002B Use carpentry tools and equipment

CPCCCA2011A Handle carpentry materials

CPCCCA3001A Carry out general demolition of minor building structures

CPCCCA3002A Carry out setting out

CPCCCA3023A Carry out levelling operations

CPCCCM1012A Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry

CPCCCM1013A Plan and organise work

CPCCCM1014A Conduct workplace communication

CPCCCM1015A Carry out measurements and calculations

CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications

CPCCCM2002A Carry out excavation

CPCCCM2007B Use explosive power tools

CPCCCM2008B Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding

CPCCCM2010B Work safely at heights

CPCCCO2013A Carry out concreting to simple forms

CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

CPCCCA2003A Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground

CPCCCA3018A Construct, erect and dismantle formwork for stairs and ramps

CPCCCA3019A Erect and dismantle formwork to suspended slabs, columns, beams and walls

Elective units

BSBSMB301A Investigate micro business opportunities

BSBSMB406A Manage small business finances

CPCCCA3014A Construct bulkheads

CPCCCA3015A Assemble partitions

CPCCCA3016A Construct timber external stairs

CPCCCA3020A Erect and dismantle jump form formwork

CPCCCA3021A Erect and dismantle slip form formwork

CPCCCA3022A Install curtain walling

CPCCCM3001C Operate elevated work platforms

CPCCSF2003A Cut and bend materials using oxy-LPG equipment

CPCCSF2004A Place and fix reinforcement materials

CPCCWC3003A Install dry wall passive fire-rated systems

RIICCM210A Install trench support

RIIOHS202A Enter and work in confined spaces

RIIWMG203A Drain and dewater civil construction site


This training is subsidised by the NSW Government and ACT Government.

ACT User Choice enrolment fee for apprentices $500.00.

Fee exemptions apply for target groups, please contact MIBT for more information.

For more information on enrolment fees and eligibility criteria for funding,  please call us on 1300 642 457.