CPC30611 Certificate III in Painting and Decorating

CPC30611 Certificate III in Painting and Decorating


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CRICOS Course Code: 0100907

CPC30611 – Certificate III in Painting and Decorating is the nationally recognised qualification for painters. You will gain essential background knowledge in the processes, materials, tools and equipment used in the painting and decorating industry.
Painting and decorating is a physically demanding occupation requiring working at height, dealing with chemicals, long hours standing and bending and manual handling involving erecting trestles and scaffolds and carrying various painting equipment.
It is important that students confirm their physical health and fitness and advise Peach Institute of any respiratory illnesses and other physical ailments that may negatively impact on their ability to complete the qualification.
Where possible, Peach Institute will provide all necessary assistance to overcome barriers to the learning and ensure that every opportunity to complete the training is made available.  However, where it is identified that the student does not meet the physical or health requirements, they may be excluded from enrolment.
Training and assessment is based on a classroom based, face to face training model comprised of the following components of delivery, supervision, assessment and support:
  • Classroom based training sessions to develop the knowledge and theoretical understandings required to undertake business services based work and work within a potentially highly regulated industry (subject to vocational direction), and prepare for and practice dealing with situations that arise in an business services setting. Classroom based settings will ensure full access to computers, internet, workbooks and textbooks.
  • Private Study – Students need to allocate self-study time per unit of competency to complete activities and the associated review questions to enhance their understanding. This time is in addition to the structured supervised hours of training.
  • Training/ Work Based Training (WBT) – Training is conducted in a face to face/classroom based environment, practical skills training in a simulated environment and 492 hours of work based training (WBT) component to enable the students to gain experience operating in the painting and decorating sector
Training is conducted in a face to face/classroom based environment, practical skills training in a simulated environment and 492 hours of work based training (WBT) component to enable the students to gain experience operating in the painting and decorating sector. Student/s will be placed in the workplace to completed Work Based Training (WBT) component of the course.
This will assist learners to be able to apply content to a variety of different work place situations.  Training will be conducted face to face within a classroom based environment at Unit 7, 460-492 Beaudesert Road, Salisbury QLD 4107, Australia.
CPC30611 – Certificate III in Painting and Decorating consists of following Units of competency:
CPCCOHS2001A – Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
CPCCWHS1001 – Prepare to work safely in the construction industry
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
CPCCCM2003B – Calculate and cost construction work
CPCCPD3031A – Implement safe lead paint and asbestos work practices in the painting industry
CPCCCM2010B – Work safely at heights
CPCCPB3026B – Erect and maintain trestle and plank systems
CPCCCM2008B – Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
CPCCCM3001C – Operate elevated work platforms
CPCCPD2013A – Remove and replace doors and door and window components
CPCCPD2011A – Handle painting and decorating materials
CPCCPD2012A – Use painting and decorating tools and equipment
CPCCPD3021A – Prepare surfaces for painting
CPCCPD3022A – Apply paint by brush and roller
CPCCPD3024A – Apply paint by spray
CPCCPD3026A – Apply stains and clear timber finishes
CPCCPD3025A – Match specified paint colour
CPCCPD3023A – Apply texture coat paint finishes by brush, roller and spray
CPCCSP3003A – Apply trowelled texture coat finishes
CPCCPD3028A – Apply decorative paint finishes
CPCCPD3027A – Apply wallpaper
CPCCPD3029A – Remove graffiti and apply protective coatings
BSBSMB401 – Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business
Assessment/s may takes place during and/or after the training delivery of a unit/s.
PI reserve the right to change the units in the future which may be an outcome of Industry Consultation to review its course.
Please note that PI may offer other elective units if required.
Peach institute allow and encourage its student to bring their own laptop computer, tablet etc. or Institute can arrange a loan computer upon request. Student/s can access Peach institute’s internet/Wi-Fi facility for study purpose.
Students successfully completing all the components of the course, student will receive Nationally Recognised; CPC30611 Certificate III in Painting and Decorating.
The expected completion duration of this course is 94 Weeks (including 70 weeks of study and 24 weeks of holiday) on a full time basis, minimum 20 Contact Hours per week.
Age Requirements
18 years of age or older at the time of making an application for admission in this course, and should have successfully completed year 12 or equivalent to Australian senior secondary school.
International student Academic Requirements
To gain entry to this course, participants should have successfully completed year 12 or secondary studies in applicants home country equivalent to an Australian Year 12 qualification (for more information visit https://www.qcaa.qld.edu.au/senior/certificates-qualifications/qce/transfer-students/qce-equivalent-qualifications).
English Language requirements.
All International Students entering this qualification must have a minimum English Language proficiency level of one of the below:
An English Language proficiency level of one of the following:
  • Either a minimum IELTS (General) test score of 5.5 or equivalent for direct entry into a VET course (results less than three years old);
  • Evidence that confirms they have studied in English for at least five years in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Republic of Ireland, South Africa, United Kingdom or United States;
Enrolment Fee    AUD $250
Tuition Fee           AUD $18,000
Course Material  AUD $1,750
Note: once student has enrolled, the agreed fee structure will not be changed, in the duration of course. Any Payment must be made directly to Peach Institute. Payments can be made by cash, cheque, EFTPOS, direct deposit or net banking and Visa / Master card (2% additional surcharge applies to all payments made via visa or master card).
Brisbane Campus
460-492 Beaudesert Road, Salisbury, QLD, Australia, 4107
Southport Campus
Level 4, 33 Scarborough Street, Southport, 4215, QLD, Australia
Practical Training will be conducted at Brisbane Campus

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