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CPC31320 Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tilling

PROGRAM OUTLINE:

This qualification provides a trade outcome in wall and floor tiling for residential and commercial construction work. The qualification has core unit of competency requirements that cover common skills for the construction industry, as well as the specialist field of work, wall and floor tiling. Tilers work with materials like ceramic, glass, slate, marble and clay. They cut these materials and lay tiles on walls and floors, both interior and exterior. They may also add decorative touches to their basic work.

Occupational titles may include:

 

  • Tiler
  • Wall and Floor tiler.

 

State and territory jurisdictions may have different licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements. Relevant state and territory regulatory authorities should be consulted to confirm those requirements.

 

This qualification is suitable for an Australian apprenticeship pathway.

 

Completion of the general construction induction training program, specified in the Safe Work Australia model Code of Practice: Construction Work, is required by anyone carrying out construction work. Achievement of CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry meets this requirement.

 

The CPC31320 Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tilling is a 36 month blended learning program consisting of 20 units. It includes 13 workshops (approximately 2 per month) with each session followed by self-directed learning time, i.e. eLearning, readings, negotiated activities, work related projects.

 

Learners are required to complete written assessment activities, questions and work projects to provide evidence of competency.

 

There are no entry requirements. It is expected that applicants will be able to read, write and communicate to the level required in the workplace. An applicant’s Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) is screened during the enrolment process. If an applicant requires additional support for their LLN skills, this is reviewed on case-by-case basis.

 

Learners must have computer skills and a computer with a working camera and microphone, MS Office, and a reliable connection to the internet to participate in this course (for workshop participation, eLearning, research and assignment purposes).

 

Successful completion of all units of competency will result in the award of a nationally recognised CPC31320 | Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tilling from the Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package. Participants who do not successfully complete the full program will be issued with a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for the units of competency they have been deemed competent in. Recognition is available for this qualification – see the Participant Handbook or the Recognition Process page for more information.

 

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government under Smart & Skilled (NSW residents only). For more information and eligibility requirements see https://www.bsilearning.edu.au/funded-training/smart-and-skilled.

Core Units

CPCCCM2006 - Apply basic levelling procedures

1. Plan and prepare.

2. Set up and use levelling device.

3. Clean up.

CPCCOM1012 - Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry

1. Work effectively in a team.

2. Investigate construction industry employment pathways.

3. Identify and follow environmental and resource efficiency requirements.

CPCCOM1013 - Plan and organise work

1. Determine and plan basic work task activities.

2. Organise performance of basic work task.

CPCCOM1014 - Conduct workplace communication

1. Convey and receive information and instructions.

2. Access, interpret and present information.

3. Participate in simple meeting processes.

CPCCOM1015 - Carry out measurements and calculations

1. Obtain measurements.

2. Perform basic calculations.

CPCCOM2001 - Read and interpret plans and specifications

1. Explain features and functions of plans /drawings and specifications.

2. Locate key features on a site from site plan/drawings.

3. Identify project requirements from plans/drawings and specifications.

CPCCWF2001 - Handle wall and floor tiling materials

1. Plan and prepare to handle wall and floor tiling materials.

2. Receive, sort and distribute wall and floor tiling materials.

3. Handle and remove surplus material and clean up.

CPCCWF2002 - Use wall and floor tiling tools and equipment

1. Plan and prepare to use wall and floor tiling tools and equipment.

2. Select hand and power tools and equipment.

3. Use tools and equipment and clean up.

CPCCWF3001 - Prepare surfaces for tiling application

1. Plan and prepare to prepare surfaces for tiling application.

2. Prepare materials for preparing substrate.

3. Prepare framed substrates.

4. Prepare cementitious and masonry substrate surface.

5. Clean up.

CPCCWF3002 - Install floor tiles

1. Plan and prepare to install floor tiles.

2. Set out floor tiling.

3. Cut floor tiles.

4. Prepare substrate and install floor tiles.

5. Tile treads, risers, steps and thresholds.

6. Grout tiles.

7. Clean up.

CPCCWF3003 - Install wall tiles

1. Plan and prepare to install wall tiles.

2. Set out wall tiling.

3. Cut wall tiles.

4. Prepare substrate and install wall tiles

5. Tile internal and external corners.

6. Grout tiles.

7. Clean up.

CPCCWF3004 - Repair wall and floor tiling

1. Plan and prepare to repair wall and floor tiling.

2. Repair damaged tiles.

3. Clean up.

CPCCWF3005 - Install decorative tiling

1. Plan and prepare to install decorative tiling.

2. Form decorative design.

3. Install tiles.

4. Grout tiles.

5. Clean up.

CPCCWF3006 - Install mosaic tiling

1. Plan and prepare to install mosaic tiling.

2. Prepare materials.

3. Prepare substrate.

4. Install mosaic tiles to flat surfaces.

5. Grout tiles

6. Clean up

CPCCWF3007 - Tile curved surfaces

1. Plan and prepare to tile curved surfaces.

2. Prepare and tile circular columns.

3. Prepare and tile arches.

4. Grout tiles

5. Clean up

CPCCWF3009 - Apply waterproofing for wall and floor tiling

1. Plan and prepare to apply waterproofing for wall and floor tiling.

2. Prepare for internal and external waterproofing installation.

3. Apply waterproofing.

4. Clean up

CPCCWHS2001 - Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

1. Identify and assess risks.

2. Identify hazardous materials and other hazards on work sites.

3. Plan and prepare for safe work practices.

4. Apply safe work practices.

5. Follow emergency procedures.

Elective Units

CPCWHS1001 - Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

1. Identify health and safety legislative requirements of construction work.

2. Identify construction hazards and risk control measures.

3. Identify health and safety communication and reporting processes.

4. Identify incident and emergency response procedures.

CPCCWF3001 - Prepare surfaces for tiling application

1. Plan and prepare to prepare surfaces for tiling application.

2. Prepare materials for preparing substrate.

3. Prepare framed substrates.

4. Prepare cementitious and masonry substrate surface.

5. Clean up.

CPCCCM2008 - Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding

1. Plan to erect scaffolding up to 4 metres.

2. Prepare to erect scaffolding up to 4 metres.

3. Erect scaffolding up to 4 metres.

4. Inspect, repair and alter scaffolding up to 4 metres.

5. Dismantle scaffolding up to 4 metres and clean up.

CPCCCM2009 - Carry out basic demolition

1. Plan and prepare for basic demolition.

2. Prepare demolition site and erect safety equipment.

3. Remove building components.

4. Check and store tools and equipment.

CPCCWF3008 - Tile pools and spas

1. Plan and prepare to tile pools and spas.

2. Prepare substrate and pool or spa.

3. Set out and prepare for tiling.

4. Install tiles.

5. Grout tiles

6. Clean up