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CPC30220 - Certificate III in Carpentry in Sydney, NSW | AHMI
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CRICOS Course Code: 104872J
Duration: 104 weeks( 80 weeks delivery plus 24 weeks term break)

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Students study full time mixed mode of delivery that integrates:

  • Face to Face, Online and Self Study* Total of 20 hours per week.
  • * self-study to revise and reinforce areas of knowledge, assessment research and assessment preparation and completion

This is a trade qualification for carpenters in residential and commercial workplaces. It includes setting out, manufacturing, constructing, assembling, installing and repairing products made using timber and non-timber materials.

State and territory jurisdictions may have different licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements. Relevant state and territory regulatory authorities should be consulted to confirm those requirements.

Completion of the general construction induction training program, specified in the Safe Work Australia model Code of Practice: Construction Work, is required by anyone carrying out construction work. Achievement of CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry meets this requirement.

Certificate III in Carpentry consists of thirty four (34) units of competency, comprising 27 core units and 7 elective units, in accordance with the packaging rules.

Core Units


Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry


Conduct Workplace Communication


Work Effectively and Sustainably in the Construction Industry


Handle Carpentry Materials


Use Carpentry Tools and Equipment


Carry out measurements and calculations


Read and Interpret Plans, Specifications and Drawings for Carpentry Work


Perform Construction Calculations to Determine Carpentry Material Requirements


Identify Construction Work Hazards and Select Risk Control Strategies


Work Safely at Heights


Erect and Dismantle restricted height Scaffolding


Apply Basic Levelling Procedures


Carry out Levelling Operations


Carry out Setting out


Carry out Concreting to Simple Forms


Install Flooring Systems


Construct and Erect Wall Frames


Install Windows and Doors


Construct Ceiling Frames


Erect Roof Trusses


Construct Pitched Roofs


Construct Eaves


Install Exterior Cladding


Install Lining, Panelling and Moulding


Construct, Assemble and Install Timber External Stairs


Erect and Dismantle Formwork for Footings and Slabs on Ground


Carry out General Demolition of Minor Building Structures

Elective Units


Plan and Organise Work


Calculate costs of Construction Work


Operate Elevated Work Platforms Upto 11 Meters


Carry out Hand Excavation


Construct and Install Bulkheads


Frame and Fit Wet Area Fixtures


Construct, Erect and Dismantle Formwork for Stairs and Ramps

There are no stated entry requirements into this qualification

International Students

  • Must be 18 years of age or above at the time of enrolment
  • Year 12 or equivalent of Australian HSC

English Language Entry Requirements:

  • IELTS score 6.0 (with no bands less than 5.5) or equivalent Pearson Test of English (PTE).

Completion of the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (ASCC 2007) is required before entering a construction work site. Achievement of unit CPCCWHS2001 covers this requirement.

This qualification enables the student to seek employment in the following job roles:

  • Carpenter - Commercial
  • Carpenter - Formwork
  • Carpenter - Residential

Further training pathways from this qualification may lead to any of the following qualifications:

  • CPC50220 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)

Students that successfully complete all 34 units of competency as stated in the Course Structure will be issued with CPC30220 Certificate III in Carpentry. This qualification is recognised nationally under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF)

Students that complete some but not all of the units of competency as stated in the Course Structure may be issued with a Statement of Attainment. It will identify only those units of competence that have been completed as part of the qualification and recognised nationally under the AQF.

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