CPC31311

Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling [Assessment Only]

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Certificate III in wall and floor tiling

Course Overview

This qualification is issued on assessment only. You are, and have been, working in building and construction industry for 6+ years. You will use your extensive experience to provide evidence to your assessor through our Recognition of Prior Learning (“RPL”) process. RPL and Skills Recognition is an assessment process allowing you to achieve all, or part, of a Nationally Recognised Qualification by demonstrating your knowledge, skills and experience in your trade. Generally, to complete a qualification via RPL your assessment will include provision of evidence of works completed, interview/s, including site visits and skills demonstrations.

Career Outcomes

On completing the Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling (CPC31311), you will gain both general construction knowledge and specialised tilling skills to prepare you for immediate entry into this field of work.

Career support

Work as a general tile setter or specialise in floor or wall tiling and master your craft as you gain experience.

Networking Opportunities

Upon successful completion of comprehensive wall and floor tiling course, you could progress to further study at another institution with advanced standing or gain direct university articulation to one of our partner Universities.

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Community

Join the Capital Training Institute Community, a network that spans across Australia. Gain access to employment and business opportunities, career support and events.

Course Info

The Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling (CPC31311) is designed to meet the needs of construction firms who require specialised tilers for both residential and commercial projects.

Course
Duration

Self-paced
 
RPL allows your prior knowledge, skills and experience to be assessed to allow you to achieve all, or part of, a nationally recognised qualification. 

Award

On successful completion a student will be awarded a CPC31311 Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling

Terms &
Conditions

Please refer to the CTI Student Manual 

Additional
Information

Our RPL Process
 
Meet with an assessor to determine your eligibility

The assessor will then work with you to gather your supporting evidence, ensuring alignment to the units in the qualification

Units of Competency

CPCCCM1012A Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to prepare for and sustain effective work within the construction industry. It covers the identification and clarification of the construction industry work context, scope and employment conditions, responsibility required to be accepted by the individual, working in a team, individual career path improvement activities and sustainable work practices and techniques.

CPCCCM1013A Plan and organise work

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to plan and organise individual and group work activities on a construction site. The unit includes identifying task requirements, planning steps and organising work.

CPCCCM1014A Conduct workplace communication

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to communicate effectively with other workers in a construction workplace environment. It includes gathering, conveying and receiving information through verbal and written forms of communication.

CPCCCM1015A Carry out measurements and calculations

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to carry out measurements and perform simple calculations to determine task and material requirements for a job in a construction work environment.

CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to read and interpret plans and specifications relevant to construction operations. It includes the identification of types of plans and drawings and their functions, the recognition of commonly used symbols and abbreviations, the identification of key features and specifications on a site plan, the comprehension of written job specifications and the recognition of document status and amendment detail.

CPCCCM2006B Apply basic levelling procedures

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to carry out levelling in a single plane for the purpose of establishing correct and accurate set-out of building components. It includes the set-up, testing and use of levelling devices, and establishing and transferring heights using a range of levelling equipment.

CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedure in the construction industry

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to carry out OHS requirements through safe work practices at any on or off-site construction workplace. It requires the performance of work in a safe manner through awareness of risks and work requirements, and the planning and performance of safe work practices with concern for personal safety and the safety of others.

CPCCWF2001A Handle wall and floor tiling materials

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to handle, store and apply environmental principles to wall and floor tiling products, materials and components.

CPCCWF2002A Use wall and floor tiling tools and equipment

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to safely and effectively use tools and equipment specific to ceramic wall and floor tiling work. It includes identification, selection and use of tools for specific applications.

CPCCWF3001A Prepare surfaces for tiling application

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to repair and prepare different substrates for wall and floor tiling applications. It includes the preparation of materials and substrates for the tiling process.

CPCCWF3002A Fix floor tiles

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to fix floor tiles to different substrates using mortar or adhesive. It includes the preparation, cutting, fixing and grouting of tiles for floors, including steps/stairs and thresholds.

CPCCWF3003A Fix wall tiles

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to fix wall tiles to differing substrates, using mortar or adhesive. It includes the preparation, cutting, fixing and grouting of tiles for walls, including internal and external wall junctions and between wall and floor junctions.

CPCCWF3004A Repair wall and floor tiles

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to repair wall and floor, using mortar or adhesive. It includes preparing, removing and replacing wall and floor tiles.

CPCCWF3006A Carry out mosaic tiling

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to fix a mosaic directly into place to a tiled wall or floor. It includes the cutting and laying out of a pattern or template and the application of the tiles to the required area.

CPCCWF3007A Tile curved surfaces

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to tile curved surfaces on solid and sheet substrate, using mortar or adhesive. It includes the preparation for and tiling of curved wall and floor surfaces, columns, circular walls and arches.

CPCCWP3002A Apply waterproofing process to internal wet areas

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to apply waterproofing practices and principles to internal wet areas. It includes identification of the waterproofing system to be used, its preparation and its application.

CPCCWF3005A Carry out decorative tiling

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to locate and set out dimensions and plans for decorative tiling projects, to form a specific pattern and meet client requirements. It includes identifying, setting out, cutting and laying out tiles to walls and floors where advanced setting out is required to align wall and floor joints, including heritage tiles.

CPCCCO2013A Carry out concreting to simple forms

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to safely install formwork, reinforcement and place and finish concrete for the construction of minor slabs, pathways and other minor works to a specified design finish.

CPCCWF3008A Tile domestic pools and spas

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to tile a domestic pool or spa. It includes setting out, tiling and finishing straight, curved and tapered pool or spa wall and floor surfaces.

Assessment Methods

This course will typically be assessed through a range of assessments, including:

  1. Face-to-Face Interview
  2. Skills Assessment
  3. Portfolio of Evidence

Entry Requirements

This qualification is issued on assessment only. You are, and have been, working in building and construction industry for 6+ years. You will use your extensive experience to provide evidence to your assessor through our Recognition of Prior Learning (“RPL”) process. RPL and Skills Recognition is an assessment process allowing you to achieve all, or part, of a Nationally Recognised Qualification by demonstrating your knowledge, skills and experience in your trade. Generally, to complete a qualification via RPL your assessment will include provision of evidence of works completed, interview/s, including site visits and skills demonstrations.

  1. Assessment only

Dates & Fees

For information on course commencement dates and course fees, contact your relevant state office. For information on VET FEE-HELP qualifications, click here.

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For all qualifications attendance is mandatory, which includes workshops, lectures and tutorials. If a student has an unexpected, unplanned or unavoidable absence, they must contact CTI as soon as possible to arrange an alternative to any training that may be missed. For more information please refer to our Student Manual at https://issuu.com/ctiaustralia/docs/student_manual_2015_lq/1?e=10413670/15279501

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