Stonemasonry (Monumental/Installation)

Qualification Certificate III (NRT)
Course number 10232
National Code CPC32311
Training Package CPC08 - Construction, Plumbing and Services
Program area Construction and Property  
Duration (nominal hours) 850
This course replaced 18776 - Stonemasonry (Monumental/Installation)

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Apprenticeship You can do this course as part of an apprenticeship      

Skills List This is a NSW Skills List course      

Course overview

Course Description

This course is for apprentices in the stonemasonry trade. You will learn
stonemasonry techniques and procedures for domestic and commercial
building, industrial construction, modern and traditional design.
You will also learn aspects of conservation, restoration and heritage work.

Career Opportunities


Entry Requirements

 There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
However, before enrolling in this course you must successfully complete the WHS
Induction Training (White Card) which will allow you entry into a construction


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Industry Subgroup: Construction and Property

Locations & fees

Commercial fees apply to offerings of this course at the following locations.
Location Status Start date End date How to Enrol Cost
Miller Available 05-May-2014 05-May-2014 Enrol Now $150
Miller Available 21-Jul-2014 21-Jul-2014 Enrol Now $150
Miller Available 20-Oct-2014 20-Oct-2014 Enrol Now $150


Course structure

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What you must do to complete the course

The course structure below shows what you must do to complete this course.
units/modules are arranged in groups and sometimes also in subgroups.
You must complete each group as specified as well as following the course
completion instructions.   If a course contains optional groups there will
statement at the top of the course indicating how many you must do.  At the
top of any group containing optional subgroups there will be a statement
saying how many you must do.
This course reflects the packaging requirements for CPC32311 Certificate
III in Stonemasonry (Monumental/Installation) (Release 2.0) within the
CPC08 Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package (Release 8.0).
The rules from CPC08 Release 8.0 are as follows:
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in
30 units of competency:
- 21 core units
- 9 elective units.
A maximum of two of the required nine 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
Completion of the general induction training program specified by the
National Code of Practice for the Induction Training for Construction Work
required before entering a construction work site. Achievement of unit
CPCCOHS1001A covers this requirement.
To satisfy the Training Package requirements, this TAFE NSW course has been
structured as follows:
A total of 30 units must be completed - 21 compulsory plus 9 electives
Group 1 - Core Units
All 21 core units must be completed
Group 2 - Elective Units listed in CPC32311
At least 7 units must be completed. The remaining units may be selected
from Groups 2 and/or 3
Group 3 - Other Elective Units from CIII or CIV qualifications in CPC08 or
other endorsed Training Package
Up to 2 units may be completed.
1. TAFE NSW recognises that students who hold WHS Induction Training
('White Card') have met the requirements for CPCCOHS1001A.  Students who
are required to complete this unit may apply for credit.  Consult your
teacher for further information.
Students who require support to meet their learning goals may co-enrol in
the Learner Support course (TAFE Course Number 9999). Talk to your teacher
think you may require learner support.
Talk to your teacher and/or workplace trainer to ensure that your
combination of electives provides you with a suitable vocational outcome.
If you have completed other relevant training you may be eligible to have
units of competency from previous training counted towards completion for
this course. Talk to your teacher or workplace trainer if you think you
may be eligible for recognition for units previously completed.
Some units in this course have prerequisites that must be completed in a
lower level qualification or selected as part of this course. Refer to the
Package or consult your teacher for information about prerequisites to
elective units.

Course Elective Completion:

At least 9 elective modules/units must be completed. These may be chosen from groups 2, 3

All module/units must be completed
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
CPCCCA3002A Carry out setting out 30
CPCCCA3023A Carry out levelling operations 36
CPCCCM1012A Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry 12
CPCCCM1013A Plan and organise work 12
CPCCCM1014A Conduct workplace communication 8
CPCCCM1015A Carry out measurements and calculations 36
CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications 16
CPCCCM2002A Carry out excavation 16
CPCCCM2008B Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding 24
CPCCCO2013A Carry out concreting to simple forms 20
CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry 16
CPCCST2001A Prepare for stonemasonry construction process 18
CPCCST2002A Identify and use stone products 24
CPCCST2003A Finish stone 40
CPCCST2004A Lay stone 40
CPCCST3001A Dress and mould stone 40
CPCCST3002A Shape solid stone 32
CPCCST3003A Split stone manually 32
CPCCST3004A Dress stone manually 24
CPCCST3005A Carry out profile work 40
CPCCST3006A Machine stone 32
At least 7 and no more than 9 module/units must be completed
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
BSBSMB301A Investigate micro business opportunities 30
BSBSMB406A Manage small business finances 40
CPCCBL3016A Construct battered masonry walls and piers 48
CPCCCA3014A Construct bulkheads 28
CPCCCM2007B Use explosive power tools 8
CPCCCM2010B Work safely at heights 16
CPCCCM3001C Operate elevated work platforms 32
CPCCJN2001A Assemble components 8
CPCCJN2003A Package manufactured products for transport 4
CPCCPA3001A Prepare subgrade, base and bedding course for segmental paving 16
CPCCPA3002A Lay segmental pavers 40
CPCCPA3003A Cut segmental pavers 8
CPCCST2005A Carry out load slinging of off-site materials 16
CPCCST3007A Turn stone 32
CPCCST3008A Inlay lead to stone 20
CPCCST3009A Use computer-controlled static machinery to produce stone components 32
CPCCST3010A Set out and cut letters in stone 40
CPCCST3011A Plan monument construction 36
CPCCST3012A Build stone veneer walls 32
CPCCST3013A Carry out cemetery monument fixing 40
CPCCST3014A Set and anchor stone facades 40
No more than 2 module/units may be completed
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
BSBADM307B Organise schedules 15
BSBADM407B Administer projects 40

Requirements to receive the qualification

To achieve CPC32311 Certificate III in Stonemasonry (Monumental/Installation)
(TAFE NSW course 10232), learners are required to complete 30 units of
competency, comprising:
-   All 21 core units from Group 1
-   At least 7 and no more than 9 elective units from Group 2
-   Up to 2 elective units from Group 3.

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