Part Time Day
Course Start Date
Hours Per Week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Apprenticeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
Become a highly sought-after carpenter when you undertake the nationally accredited Certificate III in Carpentry. Study as an apprentice or get recognised for your industry experience in this practical, hands-on course. Carpenters and joiners are in high demand in a skills shortage industry.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through theoretical and practical course work, you will learn how to:
- Handle carpentry materials
- Carry out general demolition of minor building structures
- Construct wall frames
- Erect roof trusses
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the personal skills and attributes that will help you get ahead in this career:
- Communicate effectively with clients
- Enhance your problem-solving skills
- Learn to work as part of a team
- Nail your reliability and time management skills
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course will provide you with:
- A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate III level
- A carpentry trade qualification
Our graduates go on to work as a:
- Carpenter and joiner
- Stair builder
- Lead carpenter
- Finish carpenter
- Trim carpenter
GROW YOUR CAREER
From here, you can complete the Certificate IV in Building Construction (Building) and be able to apply for your builder licence with Fair Trading NSW.
Carpentry trades people are in high demand with the role being identified as a skill shortage.
Over the next five years, carpentry services are expected to grow alongside the projected stronger demand from the residential building market. There are likely to be around 69,000 job openings by 2023.
To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session. Date: Monday 03.02.2020 Time: 8.00am to 4.30pm Location: Bathurst Campus, Building B.
This is a part time day course. You will need to attend approximately 24 hours of class, over 3 days a week block release for ten blocks per year for three years.
This course can lead to Certificate IV in Building and can lead to obtaining a builders licence.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who are apprentices.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
This course is currently scheduled on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday or Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 8.00am to 4.30pm as block release which consists of ten blocks per year of three days for three years. This timetable may change.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
There are a range of study options for NSW Apprentices and eligible non-apprentices with relevant industry work experience in this course.
Under the NSW Government fee-free apprenticeship initiative, NSW apprentices that commence their training on or after 1 July 2018 may be eligible for fee-free training. Apprentices are required to provide evidence of their NSW apprenticeship to finalise their enrolment and applicable fees.
This course is also a TAFE NSW Trade Pathways Qualification and ideal if you have been working in this industry for an extended period of time but havent received a qualification. To be eligible to enrol as a non-apprentice and secure funding, you must firstly meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria and be:
- over 21 years of age
- able to demonstrate and provide evidence of extensive industry experience and
- able to demonstrate relevant ongoing work experience and provide workplace evidence to support the achievement of competence.
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
Semester two starts July 2020. Enquire now to be notified when enrolments open.
To find out more information on this course including the next start date, submit an online enquiry by clicking the Enquire Now button on this page, or call 131 601 during business hours* to chat with a member of our friendly customer service team.
*Our customer service team are available from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm AEST.
Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it.
Be sure to read your chosen course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you.
Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place.
As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
If you are interested in studying as a Trainee or Apprentice please call 131 601 for full details.
|CPCCOHS2001A||Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry|
|CPCCCO2013A||Carry out concreting to simple forms|
|CPCCCM2002A||Carry out excavation|
|CPCCCA3001A||Carry out general demolition of minor building structures|
|CPCCCA3023A||Carry out levelling operations|
|CPCCCM1015A||Carry out measurements and calculations|
|CPCCCA3002A||Carry out setting out|
|CPCCCM1014A||Conduct workplace communication|
|CPCCCA3005B||Construct ceiling frames|
|CPCCCA3007C||Construct pitched roofs|
|CPCCCA3004A||Construct wall frames|
|CPCCCM2008B||Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding|
|CPCCCA3006B||Erect roof trusses|
|CPCCCA2011A||Handle carpentry materials|
|CPCCCA3003A||Install flooring systems|
|CPCCCM1013A||Plan and organise work|
|CPCCCM2001A||Read and interpret plans and specifications|
|CPCCCA2002B||Use carpentry tools and equipment|
|CPCCCM2007B||Use explosive power tools|
|CPCCCM1012A||Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry|
|CPCCCM2010B||Work safely at heights|
|CPCCCA3016A||Construct timber external stairs|
|CPCCCA3018A||Construct, erect and dismantle formwork for stairs and ramps|
|CPCCCA2003A||Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground|
|CPCCCA3012A||Frame and fit wet area fixtures|
|CPCCCA3010A||Install and replace windows and doors|
|CPCCCA3017B||Install exterior cladding|
|CPCCSF2004A||Place and fix reinforcement materials|
|CPCCCA3013A||Install lining, panelling and moulding|
The following employment pathways are available to students who complete this qualification:
Occupational titles may include:
- Carpenter and Joiner
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
Panorama Avenue, Bathurst
Phone 131 601
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