Course Code CPC31511 Certificate III in Formwork/Falsework

This qualification provides a trade outcome in construction of formwork and falsework covering work in residential and commercial applications. The qualification has core unit of competency requirements that cover common skills for the construction industry, as well as a specialist field of work.

Please select a study mode from the list below.

Recognition of prior learning

The process of Skills Recognition (Recognition of Prior Learning and/or Recognition of Current Competencies) gives those people with the relevant experience the opportunity to gain formal recognition for their competencies (skills and knowledge) gained through life, work and study, regardless of where, when and how they were achieved.

Participants are responsible for gathering evidence that will show they have the required competencies to the standard set out by the industry in the National Competency Standards.

Start Date & Duration

Enrolments are taken on an ongoing basis. Students can enrol at any time 24/7 online, over the phone or in person during business hours. Enrolment is for a period of 12 months.

Eligibility

This qualification does not have any specific entry requirements. However, completion of Year 12 English and Mathematics is recommended.

Cost

$3,000.00

Payment plans are also available

Assessment

Evidence for RPL may include:

  • work experience
  • life experiences (including voluntary work and leisure pursuits)
  • previous study e.g. qualifications, industry training professional development programs or units

Course Delivered by

Lynchpin Enterprises Pty Ltd

t/as Keystone Training

RTO Number: 32438

What will you learn?

25 units of competency are required for award of this qualification, composed of 19 compulsory units and 6 elective units. Up to two of the 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

A sample course structure would be as follows:

Core Units

CPCCCA2002BUse carpentry tools and equipment
CPCCCA2011AHandle carpentry materials
CPCCCA3001ACarry out general demolition of minor building structures
CPCCCA3002ACarry out setting out
CPCCCA3023ACarry out levelling operations
CPCCCM1012AWork effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
CPCCCM1013APlan and organise work
CPCCCM1014AConduct workplace communication
CPCCCM1015ACarry out measurements and calculations
CPCCCM2001ARead and interpret plans and specifications
CPCCCM2002ACarry out excavation
CPCCCM2007BUse explosive power tools
CPCCCM2008BErect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
CPCCCM2010BWork safely at heights
CPCCCO2013ACarry out concreting to simple forms
CPCCOHS2001AApply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
CPCCCA2003AErect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground
CPCCCA3018AConstruct, erect and dismantle formwork for stairs and ramps
CPCCCA3019AErect and dismantle formwork to suspended slabs, columns, beams and walls

Elective Units

BSBSMB301AInvestigate micro business opportunities
BSBSMB406AManage small business finances
CPCCCA3014AConstruct bulkheads
CPCCCA3015AAssemble partitions
CPCCCA3016AConstruct timber external stairs
CPCCCA3020AErect and dismantle jump form formwork
CPCCCA3021AErect and dismantle slip form formwork
CPCCCA3022AInstall curtain walling
CPCCCM3001COperate elevated work platforms
CPCCSF2003ACut and bend materials using oxy-LPG equipment
CPCCSF2004APlace and fix reinforcement materials
CPCCWC3003AInstall dry wall passive fire-rated systems
RIICCM210AInstall trench support
RIIOHS202AEnter and work in confined spaces
RIIWMG203ADrain and dewater civil construction site
CPPCMN3001BParticipate in environmentally sustainable work practises
BSBSMB401AEstablish legal and risk management requirements of small business

Recognition of skills

This course can be taken through the process of Skills Recognition (Recognition of Prior Learning and/or Recognition of Current Competencies) gives those people with the relevant experience the opportunity to gain formal recognition for their competencies (skills and knowledge) gained through life, work and study, regardless of where, when and how they were achieved.
Participants are responsible for gathering evidence that will show they have the required competencies to the standard set out by the industry in the National Competency Standards.

Pathways

Career opportunities include employment as a:

  • Formworker

After successful completion of this course you may continue your studies by enrolling in:

  • CPC30211 Certificate III in Carpentry
  • CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building & Construction (Building)
  • CPC50210 Diploma of Building & Construction (Building)

 

 

Course Recognition

This qualification provides a trade outcome in construction of formwork and falsework covering work in residential and commercial applications. The qualification has core unit of competency requirements that cover common skills for the construction industry, as well as a specialist field of work.

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.

Entry Requirements

Each different teaching mode has different entry requirements. if you are unsure please fill in the eligibility check to speak with one of our learning advisers.

Enquiries and Enrolments

If you have any questions regarding the course, or would like to enrol please fill in the eligibility check form on the right hand side of the page.