Certificate III in Painting and Decorating (Apprenticeship)
- Course Code
- Course Type
- Apprenticeship / Traineeship
- Course Level
- Apprenticeship / Traineeship
- Painting and Decorating Department
- Course Location
- Course Duration
Part Time: 3 years
- Course Cost
- For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of GippsTAFE. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Charges.
- Study Modes
- On Campus; Part Time (Day)
- Starting Date
- February 2014
- On demand
Phone: (03) 5127 0229
Fax: 1300 094 661
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841
Course OverviewCompleting your apprenticeship through GippsTAFE gives you access to great teachers and industry relevant training.
You'll learn both theoretical and practical aspects of painting and decorating enabling you to complete your apprenticeship and attain trade accreditation.
This course will develop your skills in painting, wall papering, wood graining, marbling, spray painting and stenciling.
GippsTAFE is recognised by the Institute for Trade Skills Excellence as one of Australia's leading building and construction training providers.
Qualifications And RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate III in Painting and Decorating (Apprenticeship).
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)Many GippsTAFE courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
- Painter and Decorator
- Sign Writer
- Visual Merchandiser
Entry RequirementsApplicants must be currently employed as an apprentice or trainee in the Painting and Decorating industry and have a valid contract of training in place.
How To ApplyDirect to Institute
AssessmentAssessment is competency based and includes practical tasks and written assignments.
Can prospective students enrol in individual units?No.
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|CPCCCM1012A||Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry|
|CPCCCM1013A||Plan and organise work|
|CPCCCM1014A||Conduct workplace communication|
|CPCCCM1015A||Carry out measurements and calculations|
|CPCCCM2010B||Work safely at heights|
|CPCCCM2001A||Read and interpret plans and specifications|
|CPCCCM2003B||Calculate and cost construction work|
|CPCCCM3001C||Operate elevated work platforms|
|CPCCOHS2001A||Apply OH&S requirements, policies and procedures in the Construction Industry|
|CPCCPB3026A||Erect and maintain trestle and plank systems|
|CPCCPD2011A||Handle painting and decorating materials|
|CPCCPD2012A||Use painting and decorating tools and equipment|
|CPCCPD2013A||Remove and replace doors and door and window components|
|CPCCPD3021A||Prepare surfaces for painting|
|CPCCCM2008B||Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding|
|CPCCPD3022A||Apply paint by brush and roller|
|CPCCPD3023A||Apply texture coat paint finishes by brush, roller and spray|
|CPCCPD3024A||Apply paint by spray|
|CPCCPD3025A||Match specified paint colour|
|CPCCPD3026A||Apply stains and clear timber finishes|
|CPCCPD3028A||Apply basic decorative paint finishes|
|CPCCPD3031A||Implement safe lead paint and asbestos work practices in the painting industry|
|CPCCPD3029A||Remove graffiti and apply protective coatings|
|CPCCPD3030B||Apply protective paint coating systems|
|CPCCPD3032A||Apply advanced wallpaper techniques|
|CPCCPD3034A||Apply advanced decorative paint finishes|