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Certificate III in Wall and Ceiling Lining

CPC31211
Average Course Fee: $4000
Average Duration: 1 Year

This qualification provides a trade outcome in wall and ceiling lining.

Occupational titles may include:

  • Wall and ceiling liner.
  • The qualification has core unit of competency requirements that cover common skills for the construction industry, as well as two specialist fields of work.

    The construction industry strongly affirms that training and assessment leading to recognition of skills must be undertaken in a real or very closely simulated workplace environment and this qualification requires all units of competency to be delivered in this context.

    Completion of the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (ASCC 2007) is required before entering a construction work site. Achievement of unit CPCCOHS1001A covers this requirement.

    These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for Certificate III in Wall and Ceiling Lining

    89.7%

    Satisfied with the training
    69.9%

    Received job-related
    benefits from training
    Fibrous Plasterer ( ANZSCO code 333211)
    Expected job openings
    Expected job openings are: average Low Below average Average Above average High
    Average
    34,200 persons were employed as Plasterers in 2015. Job openings over the next 5 years are expected to be between 10,001 and 25,000.
    Average weekly full time earnings
    Average weekly full time earnings are: average Low Below average Average Above average High
    Average
    Average weekly full time earnings before tax for Plasterers in 2014 are: $1,152. Average earnings for all occupations are: $1,200
    Source: Department of Employment. For full details on Plasterers visit Job Outlook
    This qualification is available as an Australian Apprenticeship in the states and territories shown by blue colouring in the table below.

    1. ACT
    2. NSW
    3. NT
    4. QLD
    5. SA
    6. TAS
    7. VIC
    For more information on apprenticeship pathways, please visit this course on aapathways.com.au
    This course may be subsidised in the following state and territories


    For more information about financial support and subsidies for training, please refer to the Financial assistance page

    To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in:

  • 26 units of competency:
  • 19 core units
  • 7 elective units.
  • A maximum of two of the seven required elective units may be substituted by selecting relevant units of competency from any Certificate III or IV construction qualification or qualification in another endorsed Training Package.

    Some units in this qualification may have prerequisite requirements, which must be met when packaging the qualification. Users are referred to the list of CPC08 units with prerequisite unit requirements available in this Training Package for this purpose.

    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

    CPCCCM2010B

    Work safely at heights

    CPCCOHS2001A

    Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

    Fixing (hanging) field of work

    CPCCPB3001A

    Fix standard plasterboard wall sheets

    CPCCPB3002A

    Fix standard plasterboard ceiling sheets

    CPCCPB3003A

    Fix battens

    CPCCPB3004A

    Fix wet area sheets

    CPCCPB3005A

    Fix ceiling sheets to external protected areas

    CPCCPB3006A

    Fix fibre cement board

    Finishing (stopping, sanding and cornices) field of work

    CPCCPB3007A

    Apply levels of finish standards to planning and inspection of own work

    CPCCPB3008A

    Mix plastering compounds

    CPCCPB3009A

    Finish plasterboard joins manually

    CPCCPB3010A

    Manually sand plaster work

    CPCCPB3011A

    Finish category 1 and 2 wet areas

    CPCCPB3012A

    Cut and fix paper-faced cornices

    Elective units

    Commercial wall and ceiling lining field of work

    CPCCCA3014A

    Construct bulkheads

    CPCCCA3015A

    Assemble partitions

    CPCCCM2006B

    Apply basic levelling procedures

    CPCCCM2007B

    Use explosive power tools

    CPCCWC3001A

    Install and finish plasterboard and fibre cement sheeting to curved walls and ceilings

    CPCCWC3003A

    Install dry wall passive fire-rated systems

    CPCCWC3004A

    Install suspended ceilings

    Plasterboard handling field of work

    CPCCPB3023A

    Load and unload plaster and plaster-related products

    CPCCPB3024A

    Use manual handling equipment to manoeuvre plaster products

    CPCCPB3025A

    Store plasterboard and related products

    General electives

    BSBSMB301

    Investigate micro business opportunities

    BSBSMB406

    Manage small business finances

    CPCCCA3001A

    Carry out general demolition of minor building structures

    CPCCCM2008B

    Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding

    CPCCCM3001C

    Operate elevated work platforms

    CPCCPB3013A

    Plan travel routes

    CPCCPB3014A

    Install batt insulation products

    CPCCPB3015A

    Install acoustic and thermal environmental protection systems

    CPCCPB3016A

    Install and finish columns

    CPCCPB3017A

    Rectify faults in plaster applications

    CPCCPB3018A

    Use vacuum and electric sanding equipment to finish plaster work

    CPCCPB3019A

    Inspect equipment for serviceability

    CPCCPB3020A

    Match, mitre and install cast ornamental cornices

    CPCCPB3021A

    Install and fix residential acoustic plaster products

    CPCCPB3022A

    Use mechanical jointing equipment to finish joints

    CPCCPB3026B

    Erect and maintain trestle and plank systems

    CPCCPB3027A

    Install ceiling insulation

    CPCCSP3003A

    Apply trowelled texture coat finishes

    CPCCSP3005A

    Install pre-cast decorative mouldings

    CPCCWC2001A

    Complete penetrations and flashings

    CPCCWC3002A

    Install and finish plasterboard and fibre cement sheeting to arches

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    The following occupations relate to this qualification.

    Fibrous Plasterer
    Wall and Ceiling Liner
    The following industry sectors relate to this qualification.

    Building and Construction
    Building Trades
    Construction and Property



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    Student outcomes for Certificate III in Wall and Ceiling Lining

    These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for Certificate III in Wall and Ceiling Lining

    80%

    Of people who were not employed before starting their course were employed after completing it.
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    84.8 %

    Construction Trades Workers

    Of those employed after training, were in the same occupation as their course.
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    89.4%
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    Labourers
    5.8*%
    Labourers
    Median salary of those employed in their first full-time job
    (includes those employed prior to training)

    $60,000

    $50,800

    $42,900


    Destination
    after training
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate III courses
    Employed or in further study after training (%) 94.6 96.1 85.2
    Employment outcomes:
    Employed (%)
    Full-time (%)
    Part-time (%)
     
    93.8
    81.3
    12.5*
     
    94.6
    81.9
    12.1
     
    77.3
    46.1
    30.9
    Further study outcomes:
    Enrolled at University (%)
    Enrolled at TAFE (%)
    Enrolled at Other provider (%)
     
    0
    -
    5.4*
     
    0.3*
    10.4
    11.8
     
    5
    9.8
    13.8
    Satisfied with the training (%) 89.7 86.1 86.1
    Received job-related benefits from training (%) 69.9 81.7 70.9
    Received personal benefits from training (%) 86.2 89.7 90.2
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) 88.2 90.5 83.6
    Recommend the training to other (%) 93.9 91.9 90.5

    Employment
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    This
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    Median salary (Full-time) ($) 60,000 50 800 42 900
    Top Occupations (%):
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    Labourers
     
    89.4
    5.8*
     
    70
    21.2
     
    27.4
    26
    Top Industries (%):
    Construction
     
    93.3
     
    86.7
     
    21

    Employment
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    Similar
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    Employed after training (%) - 96.3 89.8
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 64 700 46 100
    Enrolled in further study (%) - 22.4 27
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 85.4 85.8
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 91.3 86.8

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate III courses
    Employed after training (%) 80 81.5 50.3
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 39 600 40 000
    Enrolled in further study ($) 9.8* 24.6* 31.7
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 84.1 86.1
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 86.1 76.9

    Please Note:
    All statistics are supplied by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.
    * The estimate has a relative standard error greater than 25% and therefore should be used with caution.
    ** NCVER does not report on estimates based on less than 5 respondents because the estimates are unreliable.
    For more information, please refer to the Statistics Explained page.

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