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Certificate III in Carpentry: Recognition of prior learning
National Course Code: CPC30211
TAFE NSW Course Number: CPC30211-01V03
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Government Subsidised
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If your course has been funded by Training Services NSW under Smart and Skilled, you may be contacted by a Training Services NSW representative to discuss your experience at Western Sydney Institute.
This course is for apprentices in the carpentry trade.
You will learn the basic foundations and content to develop the skills and knowledge used in the building and construction industry to efficiently produce
You will also learn about safe work practices and about the context of the building industry.
This particular course offering is offered as an assessment only pathway in which you must have a minimum of (3) years or more relevant industry experience to apply to be assessed for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). You will need to attend a free pre-assessment meeting. Successful completion of assessment process will meet qualification requirements for Office of Fair Trading NSW Carpentry licence. Alternatively, if further gap training was required, you could be transferred to a mainstream offering and credited successful units. Contact the Building Industry Skills Centre on 9208 7470 to arrange a meeting.
To ensure you leave us with the most up to date qualification...
If during or after your enrolment, the course in which you are enrolled is updated in line with national industry standards, the Institute reserves the right to transition you into an alternate course. If this becomes necessary, the Institute will advise you of the change and the arrangements which will be available for you to complete your alternate course.
There are no educational entry requirements for this qualification.
However, before enrolling in this course you must successfully complete the WHS
Induction Training (White Card) which will allow you entry into a construction
Credit (or recognition) for modules/units may be granted based on previous learning, studies, work and/or life experiences. Please discuss this with the teaching section when you enrol.
||Use carpentry tools and equipment
||Construct wall frames
||Install and replace windows and doors
||Construct timber external stairs
||Install curtain walling
||Read and interpret plans and specifications
||Carry out concreting to simple forms
||Enter and work in confined spaces
||Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground
||Construct ceiling frames
||Refurbish timber sashes to window frames
||Install exterior cladding
||Carry out levelling operations
||Carry out excavation
||Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
||Drain and dewater civil construction site
||Handle carpentry materials
||Erect roof trusses
||Frame and fit wet area fixtures
||Construct, erect and dismantle formwork for stairs and ramps
||Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
||Use explosive power tools
||Cut and bend materials using oxy-LPG equipment
||Carry out general demolition of minor building structures
||Construct pitched roofs
||Install lining, panelling and moulding
||Erect and dismantle formwork to suspended slabs, columns, beams and walls
||Plan and organise work
||Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
||Place and fix reinforcement materials
||Investigate micro business opportunities
||Carry out setting out
||Erect and dismantle jump form formwork
||Conduct workplace communication
||Work safely at heights
||Install dry wall passive fire-rated systems
||Manage small business finances
||Install flooring systems
||Construct advanced roofs
||Erect and dismantle slip form formwork
||Carry out measurements and calculations
||Operate elevated work platforms
||Install trench support
The above list includes units being offered at this campus and that are required to complete this qualification. Other colleges may offer different elective options. For some courses the electives will not be listed however they will be discussed during your first class. Please see www.tafensw.edu.au for the full list of elective units available within this course.
Smart and Skilled Student Fees
The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 870 for further information and advice.
|Non-government subsidised fee||$13,940|
Apprenticeships: To be eligible for the Smart and Skilled Apprentice fee you must be a registered Apprentice.
Trainees: From 2016 if you are starting a traineeship that is on the NSW Skills List, your Smart and Skilled fee for the whole qualification will not be more than $1,000.
When enrolling under a Smart and Skilled entitlement and where you are eligible for 100% credit from previous studies, your student fee contribution will be zero. However, you will be required to pay an administration fee for the production of your testamur.
For full details on TAFE NSW fees and money matters please visit our Paying for Your Course page.
Start Date: Enrol anytime
Flexible: 7 hours per week x 2 Years
As this is an RPL Assessment pathway, the learner and assessor will arrange an assessment interview and create an individual learning plan. Must hold a General Construction Induction (White Card) or equivalent.
To enrol in this course, please contact the Building Industry Skills Centre at TAFE NSW Nirimba College on 9208 7470 to arrange a booking for your free Pre- Assessment Meeting with an Assessor.
A Unique Student Identifier is required prior to enrolment. To apply for your USI visit www.usi.gov.au .If you cannot remember your USI or if you have forgotten you have one, please visit the USI Website for assistance in retrieving your USI.
For further assistance, contact the WSI Service Centre on 131 870 to enrol.
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