CPC30220 Certificate III in Carpentry 


Total duration: 104 Weeks [8 term]


Qualification Description

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.

Occupational titles may include:

  • Carpenter – Commercial
  • Carpenter – Formwork
  • Carpenter – Residential

Delivering unit of competency

This qualification has 34 units of competency, comprising of 27 core & 7 elective units.

CPCCCA2002*Use carpentry tools and equipment
CPCCCA2011*Handle carpentry materials
CPCCCA3001*Carry out general demolition of minor building structures
CPCCCA3002*Carry out setting out
CPCCCA3003*Install flooring systems
CPCCCA3004*Construct and erect wall frames
CPCCCA3005*Construct ceiling frames
CPCCCA3006*Erect roof trusses
CPCCCA3007*Construct pitched roofs
CPCCCA3008*Construct eaves
CPCCCA3010*Install windows and doors
CPCCCA3016*Construct, assemble and install timber external stairs
CPCCCA3017*Install exterior cladding
CPCCCA3024*Install lining, panelling and moulding
CPCCCA3025*Read and interpret plans, specifications and drawings for carpentry work
CPCCCA3028*Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground
CPCCCM2006Apply basic levelling procedures
CPCCCM2008*Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
CPCCCM2012*Work safely at heights
CPCCCO2013*Carry out concreting to simple forms
CPCCOM1012*Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
CPCCOM1014*Conduct workplace communication
CPCCOM1015Carry out measurements and calculations
CPCCOM3001Perform construction calculations to determine carpentry material requirements
CPCCOM3006Carry out levelling operations
CPCCWHS2001Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
CPCWHS3001Identify construction work hazards and select risk control strategies
CPCCCA3022*Install curtain walling
CPCCJN3003*Manufacture components for doors, windows and frames
CPCCCA3014*Construct and install bulkheads
CPCCCA3009*Construct advanced roofs
CPCCCM3005Calculate costs of construction work
CPCCCA3026*Assemble partitions
CPCCCA3018*Construct, erect and dismantle formwork for stairs and ramps