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Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling

CPC31311
Average Course Fee: $4000
Average Duration: 1 Year

This qualification provides a trade outcome in wall and floor tiling for residential and commercial construction work.

Occupational titles may include:

  • Tiler
  • Wall and floor tiler.
  • The qualification has core unit of competency requirements that cover common skills for the construction industry, as well as a specialist field 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 Floor Tiling

    90.6%

    Satisfied with the training
    88.7%

    Received job-related
    benefits from training
    Wall And Floor Tiler ( ANZSCO code 333411)
    Expected job openings
    Expected job openings are: average Low Below average Average Above average High
    Average
    24,400 persons were employed as Wall and Floor Tilers 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: low Low Below average Average Above average High
    Low
    Average weekly full time earnings before tax for Wall and Floor Tilers in 2014 are: $862. Average earnings for all occupations are: $1,200
    Source: Department of Employment. For full details on Wall and Floor Tilers 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:

  • 19 units of competency:
  • 16 core units
  • 3 elective units.
  • A maximum of one of the three 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

    CPCCCM2006B

    Apply basic levelling procedures

    CPCCOHS2001A

    Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

    Wall and floor tiling field of work

    CPCCWF2001A

    Handle wall and floor tiling materials

    CPCCWF2002A

    Use wall and floor tiling tools and equipment

    CPCCWF3001A

    Prepare surfaces for tiling application

    CPCCWF3002A

    Fix floor tiles

    CPCCWF3003A

    Fix wall tiles

    CPCCWF3004A

    Repair wall and floor tiles

    CPCCWF3006A

    Carry out mosaic tiling

    CPCCWF3007A

    Tile curved surfaces

    CPCCWP3002A

    Apply waterproofing process to internal wet areas

    Elective units

    Advanced tiling field of work

    CPCCWF3005A

    Carry out decorative tiling

    CPCCWF3008A

    Tile domestic pools and spas

    General electives

    BSBSMB301

    Investigate micro business opportunities

    BSBSMB406

    Manage small business finances

    CPCCCM2008B

    Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding

    CPCCCM2010B

    Work safely at heights

    CPCCCM3001C

    Operate elevated work platforms

    CPCCCO2013A

    Carry out concreting to simple forms

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    The following occupations relate to this qualification.

    Wall and Floor Tiler
    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 Floor Tiling

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

    65%

    Of people who were not employed before starting their course were employed after completing it.
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    90.1 %

    Construction Trades Workers

    Of those employed after training, were in the same occupation as their course.
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    93.6%
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    Median salary of those employed in their first full-time job
    (includes those employed prior to training)

    $64,500

    $50,800

    $42,900


    Destination
    after training
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate III courses
    Employed or in further study after training (%) 91.2 96.1 85.2
    Employment outcomes:
    Employed (%)
    Full-time (%)
    Part-time (%)
     
    88.8
    65.6
    23.2
     
    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
    7.2*
    10.4*
     
    0.3*
    10.4
    11.8
     
    5
    9.8
    13.8
    Satisfied with the training (%) 90.6 86.1 86.1
    Received job-related benefits from training (%) 88.7 81.7 70.9
    Received personal benefits from training (%) 93.4 89.7 90.2
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) 91.4 90.5 83.6
    Recommend the training to other (%) 94.4 91.9 90.5

    Employment
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    Median salary (Full-time) ($) 64,500 50 800 42 900
    Top Occupations (%):
    Technicians and Trades Workers
     
    93.6
     
    70
     
    27.4
    Top Industries (%):
    Construction
     
    95.4
     
    86.7
     
    21

    Employment
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    This
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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
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    All Certificate III courses
    Employed after training (%) 65 81.5 50.3
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 39 600 40 000
    Enrolled in further study (%) 17.6 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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    Construction
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    Painting & Decorating          
    Carpentry          
    Joinery, Stairs & Shop Fitting          
    Stone Work          
    Signage          
    Concreting          
    Formwork / Falsework          
    Demolition          
    Dogging, Rigging & Scaffolding          
    Plumbing & Gas Fitting          
    Roofing          
    Fire Protection          
    Building & Construction Surveying & Management          
    Swimming Pools and Spas          
    Crane Operations          
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    Note: Information provided as a guide only.  Chart developed by the Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aatinfo.com.au). Information in this chart may be reproduced with acknowledgement of its source: "The Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aapathways.com.au/jpc) funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training".