Certificate III in Solid Plastering

CPC31011 – Certificate III in Solid Plastering

Description

This qualification provides a trade outcome in solid plastering in the residential and commercial construction industry.

Occupational titles may include plasterer.

Prerequisites

There are no formal pre-requisites for this program; however appropriate experience in the building and construction industry as well as a basic knowledge of the BCA and other standards is required.

Assessment via interview and portfolio of evidence is available to participants with relevant workplace experience within building and construction environments.

Duration

There is no set duration.  Duration is dependent on applicant knowledge, skills and experience levels.

Assessment

Participants are required to undertake a number of assessment activities, including:

  • Self-assessment
  • Third-party assessment
  • Competency conversation
  • Completion of a portfolio of evidence.

Pathway

  • The pathway is:
    • Certificate IV of Building and Construction (Building)
    • Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)
    • Diploma of Building and Construction (Management)
    • Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction Management

Student Information

Refer to the student handbook for details, inclusive of course information, student obligations, and services provided.

Mode of Delivery -Recognition of Prior Learning

Click here to learn more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

 

Units of Competency

Core units

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

CPCCCM2006B

Apply basic levelling procedures

CPCCCM2008B

Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding

CPCCOHS2001A

Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

Solid plastering field of work

CPCCPB3012A

Cut and fix paper-faced cornices

CPCCSP2001A

Handle solid plastering materials

CPCCSP2002A

Use solid plastering tools and equipment

CPCCSP2003A

Prepare surfaces for plastering

CPCCSP3001A

Apply float and render to straight and curved surfaces

CPCCSP3002A

Apply set coats

CPCCSP3004A

Restore and renovate solid plasterwork

Elective units 

Specialist plastering field of work 

CPCCSP3003A

Apply trowelled texture coat finishes

CPCCSP3005A

Install pre-cast decorative mouldings

CPCCSP3006A

Install cast plaster blockwork

CPCCSP3007A

Apply plaster by projection machine

General electives 

BSBSMB301

Investigate micro business opportunities

BSBSMB406

Manage small business finances

CPCCCM2007B

Use explosive power tools

CPCCCM2010B

Work safely at heights

CPCCCM3001C

Operate elevated work platforms

CPCCCO2013A

Carry out concreting to simple forms

CPCCPB3026B

Erect and maintain trestle and plank systems

 

How to get a builder’s or contractor licence or registration

To work as a builder or tradesperson in Australia you must have a licence or be registered (depending on your state or territory). A licence or registration may require a combination of technical qualification, experience, skills and knowledge prior to application. Read more 

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