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CPC30211 – Certificate III in Carpentry

Course Summary:

This qualification provides a trade outcome in carpentry, covering work in residential and commercial applications.

Career Outcomes:

  • Carpenter
  • Carpenter and Joiner



Class Delivery



Part time

Full time

Part time

Full time



12 months


36 months

Delivery Method:            

  • Workplace / Flexible Delivery
  • Classroom

How to Apply:                     

  • By phone:
    • Skillinvest Metro – 1300 135 008
    • Skillinvest Regional – 1300 308 620

Entry Requirements:

  • Achievement of unit CPCCOHS1001A is completed before entering a construction work site.


Fees and Charges:

  • Refer to the Fees & Charges link on the Skillinvest website (

Qualification Requirements:

To meet the packaging rules and attain the qualification, a total of 30 units must be completed, when selecting units:

  • 22 core units plus
  • 8 elective units


Core Units:

  • CPCCCA2002B    Use Carpentry Tools and Equipment
  • CPCCCA2011A    Handle Carpentry Materials
  • CPCCCA3001A    Carry Out General Demolition of Minor Building Structures
  • CPCCCA3002A    Carry Out Setting Out
  • CPCCCA3003     Install Flooring Systems
  • CPCCCA3004A    Construct Wall Frames
  • CPCCCA3005B    Construct Ceiling Frames
  • CPCCCA3006B    Erect Roof Trusses
  • CPCCCA3007A    Construct Pitched Roofs
  • CPCCCA3008B    Construct Eaves
  • CPCCCA3023A    Carry Out Levelling Operations
  • CPCCCM1012A    Work Effectively and Sustainably in the Construction Industry
  • CPCCCM1013A    Plan and Organise Work
  • CPCCCM1014A    Conduct Workplace Communication
  • CPCCCM1015A    Carry out Measurements and Calculations
  • CPCCCM2001A    Read and Interpret Plans and Specifications
  • CPCCCM2002A    Carry Out Excavation
  • CPCCCM2007B    Use Explosive Power Tools
  • CPCCCM2008B    Erect and Dismantle Restricted Height Scaffolding
  • CPCCCM2010B    Work Safely at Heights
  • CPCCCO2013A    Carry Out Concreting to Simple Forms
  • CPCCOHS2001A  Apply OHS Requirements, Policies and Procedures in the Construction Industry

Elective Units:

  • CPCCCM2003B Calculate and Cost Construction Work
  • CPCCCM3001C Operate Elevated Work Platform
  • CPCCCA3009B Construct Advanced Roofs
  • CPCCCA3010A Install and Replace Windows and Doors
  • CPCCCA3013A Install Lining, Panelling and Moulding
  • CPCCCA3016A Construct Timber External Stairs
  • CPCCCA3018A Construct, Erect and Dismantle Formwork for Stairs and Ramps
  • CPCCCA3017B Install Exterior Cladding
  • CPCCCA3012A Frame and Fit Wet Area Fixtures