Certificate III in Painting and Decorating
Course Code CPC30611
Duration 1,142 hours (nominal) , 36 Months Part time
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This qualification provides a trade outcome in painting and decorating for residential and commercial construction work.
Occupational titles may include Painter and decorator.
The qualification has core unit of competency requirements that cover common skills for the construction industry, as well as two specialist fields of work.
The construction industry strongly affirms that training and assessment leading to recognition of skills must be undertaken in a real or very closely simulated workplace environment and this qualification requires all units of competency to be delivered in this context.
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 CPCCOHS1001A covers this requirement.
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
Successful completion this course leads to further training in Certificate IV in Building and Construction.
After successful completion of this course possible job roles and titles vary across different industry sections. Job roles relevant to this qualification include Painter and decorator.
Practical Placement is a requirement of this course for successful completion.
Participants are assessed via completion of required tasks and a demonstration of skills, eg. Written and verbal assignments, practical work, classroom participation, projects and/or written tests.
Skills Recognition is the process of gaining formal recognition for skills and knowledge that have been obtained through work history, previous study and life experience. Skills Recognition is an assessment-only process - there is no formal training involved, although you may choose to complete further training as a result of the assessment process. Skills Recognition is made up of one or more of the following processes including credit transfer and recognition of prior learning.
To find out more about Skills Recognition call 1300 GOTAFE (1300 468 233)
The standard hourly fee for this course in a Government subsidised place is $2.17.
A funded student can expect to pay no more than $2,478.14 in tuition fees to complete this course.
Additional fees for student services, amenities, goods and materials may apply. The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Please contact GOTAFE or see our fees and charges page for further information.
Docker St, Wangaratta
To enquire about this course call 1300GOTAFE or click here.
Units of Study
|CPC30611 - Core Units|
|CPCCPD3028A||Apply decorative paint finishes|
|CPCCOHS2001A||Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry|
|CPCCPD3022A||Apply paint by brush and roller|
|CPCCPD3024A||Apply paint by spray|
|CPCCPD3026A||Apply stains and clear timber finishes|
|CPCCPD3023A||Apply texture coat paint finishes by brush, roller and spray|
|CPCCCM2003B||Calculate and cost construction work|
|CPCCCM1015A||Carry out measurements and calculations|
|CPCCCM1014A||Conduct workplace communication|
|CPCCCM2008A||Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding|
|CPCCPB3026A||Erect and maintain trestle and plank systems|
|CPCCPD2011A||Handle painting and decorating materials|
|CPCCPD3031A||Implement safe lead paint and asbestos work practices in the painting industry|
|CPCCPD3025A||Match specified paint colour|
|CPCCCM3001B||Operate elevated work platforms|
|CPCCCM1013A||Plan and organise work|
|CPCCPD3021A||Prepare surfaces for painting|
|CPCCCM2001A||Read and interpret plans and specifications|
|CPCCPD2013A||Remove and replace doors and door and window components|
|CPCCPD2012A||Use painting and decorating tools and equipment|
|CPCCCM1012A||Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry|
|CPCCCM2010A||Work safely at heights|
|CPC30611 - Elective Units|
|CPCCPD3034A||Apply advanced decorative paint finishes|
|CPCCPD3032A||Apply advanced wallpaper techniques|
|CPCCPD3033A||Apply intumescent coatings|
|CPCCPD3030A||Apply protective paint coating systems|
|CPCCSP3003A||Apply trowelled texture coat finishes|
|LMFGG2008C||Glaze/re-glaze residential windows and doors|
|BSBSMB301A||Investigate micro business opportunities|
|BSBSMB406A||Manage small business finances|
|CPCCPB3010A||Manually sand plaster work|
|CPCCPB3008A||Mix plastering compounds|
|CPCCPD3029A||Remove graffiti and apply protective coatings|
|CPCCPB3018A||Use vacuum and electric sanding equipment to finish plaster work|
It may be necessary to cancel or postpone courses due to insufficient enrolments or funding changes.