CPC30211Certificate III In Carpentry

Foundation Training Australia
Foundation Training Australia
  • Awarded by

    Foundation Training Australia (RTO 31972)

  • Qualification

    Certificate III

  • Study Mode


  • Payment Options

    Study Loans eligiblePayment plan

  • Duration

    Up to 4 years, depending on your existing skills and experience and method of study

  • Start Date

    Anytime - Enrol now!

  • Location

    NSW | QLD

  • Course Fee

    Price may vary Price may vary

  • Career Outcomes

    Carpenter | Construction Carpenter

This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

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Last modified: 08 Apr 2019

In a Nutshell

Enjoy the satisfaction that comes from building something with your own two hands with a career in carpentry. Foundation Training Australia's Certificate III In Carpentry (CPC30211) is your pathway into the carpentry trade.

Carpentry is a versatile and rewarding career that blends creativity and problem-solving with technical skills. You'll learn how to: perform measurements and calculations; interpret plans and specifications; handle tools and equipment safely; construct, install, finish and repair various structures; and plan for site work. 

With high demand for qualified professionals in the construction industry, if you've always wanted to try your hand at the trade there's never been a time to skill up. Start your apprenticeship now!

  • What You'll Need to Get In


    To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:

    • Completion of the general induction training program (White Card) specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (ASCC 2007) prior to commencing training
  • Subject Breakdown

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    In this construction course, subjects you may study include:

    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
    • 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
    • CPCCCA3003A - Install flooring systems
    • CPCCCA3004A - Construct wall frames
    • CPCCCA3005B - Construct ceiling frames
    • CPCCCA3006B - Erect roof trusses
    • CPCCCA3007C - Construct pitched roofs
    • CPCCCA3008B - Construct eaves


    • CPCCCA3012A - Frame and fit wet area fixtures
    • CPCCCA3014A - Construct bulkheads
    • CPCCCA2003A - Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground
    • CPCCSF2004A - Place and fix reinforcement materials
    • BSBSMB406 - Manage small business finances
    • CPCCCA3015A - Assemble partitions
    • CPCCCA3011A - Refurbish timber sashes to window frames
    • CPCCCA3022A - Install curtain walling
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  • Why Foundation Training Australia?

    With recognised courses in building and construction, business, accounting, management, WHS and more, Foundation Training Australia doesn’t miss a beat when it comes to equipping you with the confidence and competence to succeed in your field! Their mission is to “enrich lives through education”, which is why they’ve brought on board a team of passionate and skilled trainers to guide students along every step of their learning journey. These guys aren’t your everyday thinkers, they want to make an impact, they’re authentic and are committed to equipping you with the right skills that’ll bring you success in the workforce. “We believe people should be able to learn in inspiring and innovative ways, allowing them to enjoy a limitless and enriching educational experience.” - FTA

    Foundation Training Australia prides themselves on a “no BS approach!” They pay attention to “stuff that matters” and are focussed on seeing students grow and succeed.

    Upon enrolling, students will be connected with a dedicated learning engagement officer who will be on hand to answer any questions. Students will also have open access to FTA’s trainers, who each come equipped with years of industry experience. You’ll get unparalleled access to their abundance of knowledge, ask any questions and understand every step of your qualification, from start to finish.

Where Will This Course Take You?

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Certificate III In Carpentry (CPC30211) from Foundation Training Australia.

With your qualification, you'll be eligible for employment as a carpenter on construction sites including residential and commercial projects.

Wondering where a career in building and construction could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

Let's Talk Price

The full fee for this course is $10,098. Foundation Training Australia offers a wide variety of funding options for eligible students, including Study Loans and payment plans.

Enquire now to find out more about funding for your training!

Study Loans provides a new way of paying for education with a transparent fee structure under a pay-as-you-go type model.

Approved students will be loaned from $2,001 to $15,000, to cover all or part of their course tuition from an approved provider. The loan will be progressively drawn to pay tuition fees and paid to the training provider directly on behalf of the student. The loan will be paid back via direct debit over 6-48 months, at competitive interest rates, with no penalties for early repayment.

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