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Certificate III in Interior Decoration Retail Services

MSF31013
Average Course Fee: Not available
Average Duration: 1 Year

This qualification describes the skills and knowledge required to provide practical assistance and advice to customers on interior decorating in a retail, showroom or domestic environment.

The qualification reflects vocational outcomes for job roles in retailers/department stores and showrooms that provide products for interior decoration. It involves a defined range of skilled operations, usually within a range of broader related activities involving known routines, methods and procedures, where some discretion and judgement is required in the selection of equipment, services or contingency measures and within known time constraints.

There are no specific licences that relate to this qualification. However, depending on the jurisdiction, licensing or regulatory requirements may apply to the use of some units in this qualification. Local regulations should be checked for details.

These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for similar courses 'Certificate III in the field of Management and Commerce'

84.1%

Satisfied with the training
59.0%

Received job-related
benefits from training

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

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

  1. ACT
  2. NSW
  3. NT
  4. QLD
  5. SA
  6. TAS
  7. VIC

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

To be awarded the MSF31013 Certificate III in Interior Decoration Retail Services, competency must be achieved in thirteen (13) units of competency.

four (4) core units of competency

nine (9) elective units of competency.

Note: Units marked with an asterisk have one or more prerequisites and must be considered in the total number of units. Please refer to individual units for details.

CORE UNITS

Complete all four (4) units from this list.

Unit code

Unit title

MSMENV272

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

MSMWHS200

Work safely

MSMSUP102

Communicate in the workplace

MSMSUP106

Work in a team

ELECTIVE UNITS

Select nine (9) units from Groups A, B and C as specified below.

Group A

Select one (1) unit from Group A.

Unit code

Unit title

MSFGN2001

Make measurements and calculations

MSFFL3001

Plan and cost flooring technology work

MSFSF3008

Measure up and calculate fabric quantities for window coverings

Group B

Select a minimum of five (5) units from Group B.

Unit code

Unit title

BSBCUE304

Provide sales solutions to customers

BSBCMM301

Process customer complaints

BSBCUS301

Deliver and monitor a service to customers

BSBDES202

Evaluate the nature of design in a specific industry context

BSBDES301

Explore the use of colour

BSBDES305

Source and apply information on the history and theory of design

BSBFIA301

Maintain financial records

CUADIG304

Create visual design components

CUAACD301

Produce drawings to communicate ideas

CUAACD302

Produce computer-aided drawings

MSAPMSUP201A

Receive or despatch goods

MSFBA3009

Provide advice to customers on blinds and awnings

MSFFL2004

Moisture test timber and concrete floors

MSFFL3003

Inspect sub-floors

MSFFL3050

Provide advice to customers on floor coverings

MSFFT4009

Match furnishing styles and materials to customer requirements

MSFGN3001

Read and interpret work documents

MSFGN3002

Estimate and cost job

MSFID3001

Source and specify decoration products

MSFID3002

Style a retail display

MSFSF3010

Advise customers on interior decoration

MSFSF3013

Provide technical advice to customers

MSS402051

Apply quality standards

SIRRRPK010A

Recommend home and home improvement products and services

SIRRINV002

Control stock

SIRXSLS001

Sell to the retail customer

SIRXSLS303

Build relationships with customers

SITXMPR003

Plan and implement sales activities

Group C

Up to three (3) relevant units may be chosen from units not already selected in Groups A and B or units available in this Training Package or in other endorsed Training Packages and accredited courses. Those units must be aligned at Certificate III (maximum 3 units) or Certificate IV level (maximum 1 unit).

Units selected from other Training Packages and accredited courses via Group C must be relevant to the qualification outcome and not duplicate units available within this qualification.

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The following occupations relate to this qualification.

Furnishings Sales Assistant
The following industry sectors relate to this qualification.

Home Furnishing
Manufacturing
Retail Services
Services Industry



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Student outcomes for similar courses

These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for similar courses 'Certificate III in the field of Management and Commerce'

40.8%

Of people who were not employed before starting their course were employed after completing it.
36.4 %

Of those employed after training, were in the same occupation as their course.
Clerical and Administrative Workers
36.3%
Clerical and Administrative Workers
Sales Workers
21.1%
Sales Workers
Community and Personal Service Workers
12.8%
Community and Personal Service Workers
Median salary of those employed in their first full-time job
(includes those employed prior to training)

$44,500

$42,900


Destination
after training
This
course
Similar
courses
All Certificate III courses
Employed or in further study after training (%) - 83.3 85.2
Employment outcomes:
Employed (%)
Full-time (%)
Part-time (%)
 
-
-
-
 
75
43.1
31.7
 
77.3
46.1
30.9
Further study outcomes:
Enrolled at University (%)
Enrolled at TAFE (%)
Enrolled at Other provider (%)
 
-
-
-
 
7.2
9
14.1
 
5
9.8
13.8
Satisfied with the training (%) - 84.1 86.1
Received job-related benefits from training (%) - 59 70.9
Received personal benefits from training (%) - 88.4 90.2
Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 79.1 83.6
Recommend the training to other (%) - 88.6 90.5

Employment
status
This
course
Similar
courses
All Certificate III courses
Median salary (Full-time) ($) - 44 500 42 900
Top Occupations (%):
Clerical and Administrative Workers
Sales Workers
Community and Personal Service Workers
 
 
36.3
21.1
12.8
 
27.4
26
13.1
Top Industries (%):
Retail Trade
Accommodation and Food Services
Financial and Insurance Services
 
 
18.2
12.4
12.1
 
21
17.1
8.9

Employment
status
This
course
Similar
courses
All Certificate III courses
Employed after training (%) - 91 89.8
Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 43 400 46 100
Enrolled in further study (%) - 29.2 27
Satisfied with the training (%) - 84.3 85.8
Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 83.9 86.8

Employment
status
This
course
Similar
courses
All Certificate III courses
Employed after training (%) - 40.8 50.3
Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 46 900 40 000
Enrolled in further study (%) - 32.5 31.7
Satisfied with the training (%) - 83.6 86.1
Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 68.8 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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Retail Trade
18.2
Retail Trade
Accommodation and Food Services
12.4
Accommodation and Food Services
Financial and Insurance Services
12.1
Financial and Insurance Services
Furnishing
Stream Certificate II Certificate III Certificate IV Diploma Advanced Diploma
Cabinet, Furniture Making & Finishing          
Flooring Technology          
Upholstery          
Picture Framing          
Mattress & Base Making          
Soft Furnishings          
Blinds and Awnings, Security Screens and Grilles          
Piano Technology          
Glass: Glazing, Stained Glass & Leadlight          
Timber & Composites Machining          

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".