Certificate III in


Delivery Method:

4 Years



Certificate III in Carpentry

This course provides a trade qualification for carpenters in residential and commercial workplaces.

Employment outcomes

  • Carpenter – Commercial

  • Carpenter – Formwork

  • Carpenter – Residential

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Core 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, paneling and moulding

CPCCCA3025:Read and interpret plans, specifications and drawings for carpentry work

CPCCCA3028:Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground

CPCCCM2006:Apply 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

CPCCOM1015:Carry out measurements and calculations

CPCCOM3001:Perform construction calculations to determine carpentry material requirements

CPCCOM3006:Carry out levelling operations

CPCCWHS2001:Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

CPCWHS3001:Identify construction work hazards and select risk control strategies


Elective Units

CPCCSF2004:Place and fix reinforcement materials

CPCCCM2002:Carry out hand excavation

CPCCCA3012:Frame and fit wet area fixtures

CPCCCA3018:Construct, erect and dismantle formwork for stairs and ramps

CPCCCA3019:Erect and dismantle formwork to suspended slabs, columns, beams and walls

CPCCCA3020:Erect and dismantle jump-form formwork

CPCCOM1013:Plan and organise work

Other Information


A student Co-Contribution fee is required in accordance with QLD Government User Choice Policy.

ASG Entry Requirements:

We require that you complete a Language, Literacy & Numeracy assessment in order that we can support you, where required, in achieiving a successful course outcome.

Assessment will take place at the end of each unit using the following assessment


  • Knowledge Test
  • Practical demonstration
  • Third Party Report