Certificate III in Wall and Ceiling Lining – CPC31211

Certificate III in Wall and Ceiling Lining – CPC31211

This qualification provides a trade outcome in wall and ceiling lining, also known as ‘gyprock’ hanging, or dry-wall. This is a four year apprenticeship, but training can be completed after 3 years.

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in:
26 units of competency
19 core units
7 elective units
MIBT offers this course on-line using our cutting-edge e-learning system, allowing you to study at home and on-the-job.

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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
CPCCCM2010B Work safely at heights
CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
CPCCPB3001A Fix standard plasterboard wall sheets
CPCCPB3002A Fix standard plasterboard ceiling sheets
CPCCPB3003A Fix battens
CPCCPB3004A Fix wet area sheets
CPCCPB3005A Fix ceiling sheets to external protected areas
CPCCPB3006A Fix fibre cement board
CPCCPB3007A Apply levels of finish standards to planning and inspection of own work
CPCCPB3008A Mix plastering compounds
CPCCPB3009A Finish plasterboard joins manually
CPCCPB3010A Manually sand plaster work
CPCCPB3011A Finish category 1 and 2 wet areas
CPCCPB3012A Cut and fix paper-faced cornices

Elective units
CPCCCA3014A Construct bulkheads
CPCCCA3015A Assemble partitions
CPCCCM2006B Apply basic levelling procedures
CPCCCM2007B Use explosive power tools
CPCCWC3001A Install and finish plasterboard and fibre cement sheeting to curved walls and ceilings
CPCCWC3003A Install dry wall passive fire-rated systems
CPCCWC3004A Install suspended ceilings
CPCCPB3023A Load and unload plaster and plaster-related products
CPCCPB3024A Use manual handling equipment to manoeuvre plaster products
CPCCPB3025A Store plasterboard and related products
BSBSMB301A Investigate micro business opportunities
BSBSMB406A Manage small business finances
CPCCCA3001A Carry out general demolition of minor building structures
CPCCCM2008B Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
CPCCCM3001C Operate elevated work platforms
CPCCPB3013A Plan travel routes
CPCCPB3014A Install batt insulation products
CPCCPB3015A Install acoustic and thermal environmental protection systems
CPCCPB3016A Install and finish columns
CPCCPB3017A Rectify faults in plaster applications
CPCCPB3018A Use vacuum and electric sanding equipment to finish plaster work
CPCCPB3019A Inspect equipment for serviceability
CPCCPB3020A Match, mitre and install cast ornamental cornices
CPCCPB3021A Install and fix residential acoustic plaster products
CPCCPB3022A Use mechanical jointing equipment to finish joints
CPCCPB3026B Erect and maintain trestle and plank systems
CPCCPB3027A Install ceiling insulation
CPCCSP3003A Apply trowelled texture coat finishes
CPCCSP3005A Install pre-cast decorative mouldings
CPCCWC2001A Complete penetrations and flashings
CPCCWC3002A Install and finish plasterboard and fibre cement sheeting to arches
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