The Gordon

Certificate III in Joinery

CPC31912

This starter certificate delivers specialist skills for installing windows, doors and stairs. Learn how to manufacture components for the building and construction industry using sophisticated computer-controlled machinery.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate III in Joinery with The Gordon

  • $1,611*

    + $975 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • In class

    • TBA

    • Part time (3 years)

    • In class

    In class Part time (3 years)

  • $4,355*

    + $975 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • In class

    • TBA

    • Part time (3 years)

    • In class

    In class Part time (3 years)

*Verified June 16, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Relevant employment

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Hands-on projects, Workplace tasks, Industry placement, Team projects
Work Placement
Check with Provider

Course Overview

Are you looking to start a joinery apprenticeship? This is the course for you.

This is a trade-level qualification designed for apprentices. It provides you with the skills and knowledge to specialise in joinery, particularly stairs, windows and kitchens.

It also provides the relevant materials, equipment and occupational health and safety procedures to ensure you work safely and effectively in off-site environments.

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Course Content

To obtain a Certificate III in Joinery with The Gordon, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 30 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

11 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Use carpentry tools and equipment
    CPCCCA2002B

  • Handle carpentry materials
    CPCCCA2011A

  • Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
    CPCCCM1012A

  • Plan and organise work
    CPCCCM1013A

  • Conduct workplace communication
    CPCCCM1014A

  • Carry out measurements and calculations
    CPCCCM1015A

  • Read and interpret plans and specifications
    CPCCCM2001A

  • Apply basic levelling procedures
    CPCCCM2006B

  • Use explosive power tools
    CPCCCM2007B

  • Work safely at heights
    CPCCCM2010B

  • Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
    CPCCOHS2001A

Elective Units

19 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Install and replace windows and doors
    CPCCCA3010A

  • Refurbish timber sashes to window frames
    CPCCCA3011A

  • Install lining, panelling and moulding
    CPCCCA3013A

  • Assemble partitions
    CPCCCA3015A

  • Assemble components
    CPCCJN2001A

  • Prepare for off-site manufacturing process
    CPCCJN2002B

  • Use static machines
    CPCCJN3001A

  • Use computer-controlled machinery
    CPCCJN3002A

  • Manufacture components for door and window frames and doors
    CPCCJN3003A

  • Manufacture joinery components
    CPCCJN3004A

  • Cut and install glass
    CPCCJN3005A

  • Manufacture stair components for straight flighted stairs
    CPCCJS3002A

  • Assemble and install stairs
    CPCCJS3003A

  • Design and set out stairs
    CPCCJS3011A

  • Apply and install sealant and sealant devices
    CPCCSH2003A

  • Set out and assemble cabinets, showcases, wall units, counters and workstations
    CPCCSH3001A

  • Apply and trim decorative finishes
    CPCCSH3005A

  • Construct furniture using leg and rail method
    MSFFM3002

  • Produce manual and computer-aided production drawings
    MSFFM3009

Course Provider

The Gordon is an icon in Geelong and has solid strategies, priorities and directions to continue its proud tradition and history of great success. In 2010 The Gordon was awarded the Large Training Provider of the Year at the Victorian Training Awards.

Registered
1996
Courses
344
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

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