CPC31211

Certificate III in Wall and Ceiling Lining

Apprenticeship

Program code CPC31211
Start date(s) Various dates throughout the year
Program lengthPart time: 1- 4 years
Campus Chadstone
Study mode Part time; Workplace training
International program Yes
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  • Program Overview

    This course provides you with comprehensive training for the wall and ceiling lining plastering industry, incorporating a range of practical and theoretical aspects of the trade.

    Once you are qualified you can enjoy a range of career and employment opportunities within the building and construction industry, including the opportunity to run your own business.

  • Program Structure

    To receive this qualification you must complete 19 core units and 7 elective units. Elective units have been chosen by Holmesglen based on feedback from industry and staff qualifications. If you have already completed other eligible elective units, these may be counted towards completion of this program.

    Assessment

    Assessment may be a combination of written and online assignments, tests, examinations and practical application projects.

    Subjects

    CodeName
    CPCCCM1012AWork Effectively and Sustainably in the Construction Industry
    CPCCCCM1015ACarry out measurements and calculations
    CPCCCM2001ARead and interpret plans and specifications
    CPCCPB3003AFix battens
    CPCCPB3004AFix wet area sheets
    CPCCPB3005AFix ceiling sheets to external protected areas
    CPCCPB3006AFix fibre cement board
    CPCCPB3007AApply levels of finish standards to planning and inspection of own work
    CPCCPB3011AFinish category 1 and 2 wet areas
    CPCCCM1013APlan and Organise Work
    CPCCCM1014AConduct Workplace Communication
    CPCCCM2010BWork Safely At Heights
    CPCCOHS2001AApply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
    CPCCPB3001AFix standard plasterboard wall sheets
    CPCCPB3002AFix standard plasterboard ceiling sheets
    CPCCPB3008AMix plastering compounds
    CPCCPB3009AFinish plasterboard joins manually
    CPCCPB3010AManually sand plaster work
    CPCCPB3012ACut and fix paper faced cornice
    CPCCWC3002AInstall & finish plasterboard and fibre cement to arches
    CPCCWC3004AInstall suspended ceilings
    CPCCCA3015AAssemble partitions
    CPCCPB3020AMatch, mitre and install cast ornamental cornices
    CPCCWC3001AInstall & finish plasterboard and fibre cement to curved walls & ceilings
    CPCCSP3005AInstall pre-cast decorative mouldings
    CPCCWC3003AInstall dry wall passive fire rated systems
  • Requirements

    Recognition of prior learning

    You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen.

    Please see Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer for more information.

    Prerequisites

    • Training agreement with a registered employer from a relevant industry
    • Preference maybe be given to students who have completed a pre-apprenticeship in a related field.

  • Outcomes

    Qualification & Recognition

    After successfully completing this course, you will be eligible to receive the nationally endorsed CPC31211 Certificate III in Wall and Ceiling Lining.

    Pathways

    Career Opportunities

    • Plasterer
  • How to Apply

    Apprenticeships

    A training contract must be completed by the employer and apprentice within the first two weeks of employment. An Australian Apprenticeship Centre (AAC) representative will visit the workplace to complete the training contract with the employer and the apprentice. Contact the AAC on 13 38 73 or australianapprenticeships.gov.au for more information.

    Further Advice

    If you have further questions about your application please contact the department:

    Trowel Trades Department
    03 9564 2760
    building@holmesglen.edu.au

  • Fees

    Program Fees

    TypeCost
    Apprentice/
    Trainee
    $1900; 1900; 1900

    Holmesglen tuition fees shown are all inclusive and indicative of the cost to complete the entire program.

    These are indicative fees only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.

    How do I pay my fees?

    VET Fee HELP / VET Student Loans is an Australian Government loan scheme that helps eligible students pay all or part of their tuition fees for diploma, advanced diploma, graduate certificate and graduate diploma programs.

    Holmesglen also offers a range of scholarships each year which you may be eligible to apply for.

    To be eligible for a VET Fee HELP /  VET Student Loans you will need to meet the VET Student Loans entry requirements.

    Information Offices are situated at all campuses. Discuss your payment options with Holmesglen Information staff.

  • Program Overview

    This course provides you with comprehensive training for the wall and ceiling lining plastering industry, incorporating a range of practical and theoretical aspects of the trade.

    Once you are qualified you can enjoy a range of career and employment opportunities within the building and construction industry, including the opportunity to run your own business.

  • Program Structure

    To receive this qualification you must complete 19 core units and 7 elective units. Elective units have been chosen by Holmesglen based on feedback from industry and staff qualifications. If you have already completed other eligible elective units, these may be counted towards completion of this program.

    Assessment

    Assessment may be a combination of written and online assignments, tests, examinations and practical application projects.

    Subjects

    CodeName
    CPCCCM1012AWork Effectively and Sustainably in the Construction Industry
    CPCCCCM1015ACarry out measurements and calculations
    CPCCCM2001ARead and interpret plans and specifications
    CPCCPB3003AFix battens
    CPCCPB3004AFix wet area sheets
    CPCCPB3005AFix ceiling sheets to external protected areas
    CPCCPB3006AFix fibre cement board
    CPCCPB3007AApply levels of finish standards to planning and inspection of own work
    CPCCPB3011AFinish category 1 and 2 wet areas
    CPCCCM1013APlan and Organise Work
    CPCCCM1014AConduct Workplace Communication
    CPCCCM2010BWork Safely At Heights
    CPCCOHS2001AApply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
    CPCCPB3001AFix standard plasterboard wall sheets
    CPCCPB3002AFix standard plasterboard ceiling sheets
    CPCCPB3008AMix plastering compounds
    CPCCPB3009AFinish plasterboard joins manually
    CPCCPB3010AManually sand plaster work
    CPCCPB3012ACut and fix paper faced cornice
    CPCCWC3002AInstall & finish plasterboard and fibre cement to arches
    CPCCWC3004AInstall suspended ceilings
    CPCCCA3015AAssemble partitions
    CPCCPB3020AMatch, mitre and install cast ornamental cornices
    CPCCWC3001AInstall & finish plasterboard and fibre cement to curved walls & ceilings
    CPCCSP3005AInstall pre-cast decorative mouldings
    CPCCWC3003AInstall dry wall passive fire rated systems
  • Requirements

    Recognition of prior learning

    You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen.

    Please see Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer for more information.

    Prerequisites

    Good passes at Year 11 level or the overseas equivalent and preferably some relevant work experience;

    and

    English language proficiency level of IELTS 5.5 (Academic), ISLPR 2+, TOEFL 197 (CB) or 46 (iBT), PTE Academic Score of 42 (no communicative skill score less than 42), Cambridge English: Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) of 47 or equivalent.

  • Outcomes

    Qualification & Recognition

    After successfully completing this course, you will be eligible to receive the nationally endorsed CPC31211 Certificate III in Wall and Ceiling Lining.

    Pathways

    Career Opportunities

    • Plasterer
  • How to Apply

    Holmesglen strongly recommends that International students apply through one of our accredited student recruitment agents. This will assist you in the preparation of all application documents and ensure that you are well counselled on the Australian Government's Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) requirements for International students. Further information of the GTE requirements is available at: https://www.border.gov.au/

    To locate an accredited agent within your country please refer to our agent listing at: https://www.holmesglen.edu.au/students/international/agent_list

    If you would like to apply directly, please download an application form and forward it to international.admissions@holmesglen.edu.au together with certified copies of your academic transcripts and the A$500 Application Fee. Please note that applying through an accredited agent of Holmesglen will waive this Application Fee.

    Note: Where necessary, Holmesglen reserves the right to refer students applying directly to an in-country accredited agent, to assist in adhering to the Australian Government's GTE assessment processes.

    Further Advice

    If you have further questions about your application please contact the department:

    +61 3 9564 1703

    intl@holmesglen.edu.au

  • Fees

    Fess for 2017: $15,000 per year.

Plastering & Tiling Open Days

  • 22Jun
    Plastering & Tiling - Pre Apprenticeship
    Chadstone
    OD2834

    After a creative trade? Have a keen eye for detail? These time honoured trades are equal parts accuracy and creativity and great if you're looking to start up your own business.

    Visit us on Open Day at 6.30pm for a formal presentation highlighting the unique elements and benefits of each trade. Following the presentation there will be a tour across each of the trades workshops with teachers available to answer any specific questions.

    - , Thu 22 Jun - bookings essential.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia