CPC33020 – Certificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying – 103838H

CPC33020 Certificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying
COURSE CODE : CPC33020 | CRICOS CODE : 103838H

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The CPC33020 – Certificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying reflects the trade qualified role of a bricklayer, blocklayer or paver who may have responsibility for undertaking heritage bricklaying, refractory bricklaying, bricklaying, blocklaying and paving work in residential, industrial and commercial contexts, in both existing and new constructions. Occupational titles could include:

  • Bricklayer
  • Blocklayer
  • Paver

This is a practical course that covers all the essential skills and knowledge you’ll need as a bricklayer or blocklayer, paver including laying bricks and blocks, levelling, general demolition, veneer construction, structural masonry, arch design and construction and fireplace construction.

It’s suited to those who enjoy working outdoors, have good hand-eye coordination and can work neatly and accurately.

You’ll gain essential skills and knowledge in:
  • levelling
  • laying bricks and blocks
  • general demolition
  • veneer construction
  • structural masonry
  • arch design and construction
  • fireplace construction.

You’ll learn how to safely use and maintain of a wide range of tools and equipment used for bricklaying and construction, including:
  • power tools
  • automatic and laser levels
  • cement mixers
  • generators
  • scaffolding
  • conveyor belts

COURSE DETAILS

Successful completion of this course means you can progress in your career by enrolling in the Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) followed by the Diploma of Building and Construction (Building).

This course is delivered in a structured classroom environment which includes the ACFE purpose built workshop and computer laboratory.

The program will be delivered over 94 weeks The simulation training is for review of the learning activities, practicing communication, work based skills, management skills and to undertake other assessments e.g. project(s), presentation etc.

You will find the hands-on practical simulation training interesting and beneficial, so that you are able to perform tasks efficiently and effectively in an actual workplace which will build your confidence and competence.

Melbourne
2021    2022
24/5/21    24/1/22
12/7/21    7/3/22
16/8/21    18/4/22
4/10/21    23/5/22
15/11/21    11/7/22
     15/8/22
Melbourne Campus
Level 5 & 9, 341-345 Queen Street,
Melbourne VIC 3000
 

This qualification is a widely recognised pathway to a successful career as a bricklayer or blocklayer in Australia’s exciting and fast-growing construction industry.

  • Bricklayer
  • Labourer
  • Construction Site Tradesperson
  • Subcontractor

  • 18 years or older upon application
  • All applicants are required to have successfully completed an LLN test and demonstrate competence for all indicators to enrol for this qualification

For international students, ACFE accepts following proof of a level of English proficiency:

  • IELTS Overall 5.5 band (no band below 5.0)
  • TOEFL iBT (Internet-based) 69-79 with no band less than 14
  • TOEFL Paper 523 (with a min. TWE 3.5)
  • TOEFL CBT (Combuted-based) 193 (with a min.TWE 3.5)
  • PTE Academic 46 with no communicative skill score less than 40

Note: Some assessment tasks are completed using a computer and internet, and it is essential for the student to possess basic computer skills.

  • International Students: $33,000 AUD (Includes Workshop Training, Materials & Administration Fee)
  • Fees are subject to changes
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in: 28 units of competency: 20 core units 8 elective units.
Core Units – 20
CPCCWHS2001 Apply WHS requirements, policies, and procedures in the construction industry
CPCCOM1012 Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
CPCCOM1013 Plan and organise work
CPCCOM1014 Conduct workplace communication
CPCCOM1015 Carry out measurements and calculations
CPCCOM2001 Read and interpret plans and specifications
CPCCCA3002 Carry out setting out
CPCCCM2012 Work safely at heights
CPCCCM2008 Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
CPCCCM2006 Apply basic levelling procedures
CPCCBL2001 Handle and prepare bricklaying and blocklaying materials
CPCCBL2002 Use bricklaying and blocklaying tools and equipment
CPCCBL3013 Construct masonry structural systems
CPCCBL3002 Carry out masonry veneer construction
CPCCBL3003 Carry out cavity brick construction
CPCCBL3005 Lay masonry walls and corners
CPCCBL3006 Lay multi-thickness walls and piers
CPCCBL3009 Install flashings and damp-proof course
CPCCBL3011 Construct curved walls
CPCCBL3010 Construct masonry arches
Elective units – 8
BSBESB407 Manage finances for new business ventures
CPCCCO2013 Carry out concreting to simple forms
CPCCCM2009 Carry out basic demolition
CPCCBL3001 Lay paving
CPCCBL3015 Construct decorative brickwork
CPCCBL3017 Carry out tuck pointing and repointing to masonry
CPCCBL3018 Install aerated autoclaved concrete products
CPCCSF2004 Place and fix reinforcement materials

Course Fees

$33,000 AUD (includes materials & Administration Fee)

Intakes

2021
February, May, August, November

Mode of Study

Face to Face
Blended / Online learning

Duration

94 weeks

CPC33020 Certificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying
COURSE CODE : CPC33020 | CRICOS CODE : 103838H

Course Fees

$26,500 AUD (includes materials & Administration Fee)

Intakes

2021
February, May, August, November

Mode of Study

Face to Face
Blended / Online learning

Duration

94 weeks

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The CPC33020 – Certificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying reflects the trade qualified role of a bricklayer, blocklayer or paver who may have responsibility for undertaking heritage bricklaying, refractory bricklaying, bricklaying, blocklaying and paving work in residential, industrial and commercial contexts, in both existing and new constructions. Occupational titles could include:

  • Bricklayer
  • Blocklayer
  • Paver

This is a practical course that covers all the essential skills and knowledge you’ll need as a bricklayer or blocklayer, paver including laying bricks and blocks, levelling, general demolition, veneer construction, structural masonry, arch design and construction and fireplace construction.

It’s suited to those who enjoy working outdoors, have good hand-eye coordination and can work neatly and accurately.

You’ll gain essential skills and knowledge in:
  • levelling
  • laying bricks and blocks
  • general demolition
  • veneer construction
  • structural masonry
  • arch design and construction
  • fireplace construction.

You’ll learn how to safely use and maintain of a wide range of tools and equipment used for bricklaying and construction, including:
  • power tools
  • automatic and laser levels
  • cement mixers
  • generators
  • scaffolding
  • conveyor belts

COURSE DETAILS

Successful completion of this course means you can progress in your career by enrolling in the Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) followed by the Diploma of Building and Construction (Building).

This course is delivered in a structured classroom environment which includes the ACFE purpose built workshop and computer laboratory.

The program will be delivered over 94 weeks The simulation training is for review of the learning activities, practicing communication, work based skills, management skills and to undertake other assessments e.g. project(s), presentation etc.

You will find the hands-on practical simulation training interesting and beneficial, so that you are able to perform tasks efficiently and effectively in an actual workplace which will build your confidence and competence.

7/12/2020
/02/2021/05/2021
/08/2021/11/2021

Victoria – 341 Queen Street Melbourne VIC 3000

This qualification is a widely recognised pathway to a successful career as a bricklayer or blocklayer in Australia’s exciting and fast-growing construction industry.

  • Bricklayer
  • Labourer
  • Construction Site Tradesperson
  • Subcontractor

  • 18 years or older upon application
  • All applicants are required to have successfully completed an LLN test and demonstrate competence for all indicators to enrol for this qualification

For international students, ACFE accepts following proof of a level of English proficiency:

  • IELTS Overall 5.5 band (no band below 5.0)
  • TOEFL iBT (Internet-based) 69-79 with no band less than 14
  • TOEFL Paper 523 (with a min. TWE 3.5)
  • TOEFL CBT (Combuted-based) 193 (with a min.TWE 3.5)
  • PTE Academic 46 with no communicative skill score less than 40

Note: Some assessment tasks are completed using a computer and internet, and it is essential for the student to possess basic computer skills.

  • International Students: $26,500 AUD (includes materials & Administration Fee)
  • Fees are subject to changes

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in:

28 units of competency:
20 core units
8 elective units.

The elective units are to be chosen as follows: from Groups A, Group B, Group C and General electives.

Note: Not all elective units listed may be available to study, please enquire for more information before enrolling.

Core Units – 20 
CPCCBL2001Handle and prepare bricklaying and blocklaying materials
CPCCBL2002Use bricklaying and blocklaying tools and equipment
CPCCBL3002Carry out masonry veneer construction
CPCCBL3003Carry out cavity brick construction
CPCCBL3005Lay masonry walls and corners
CPCCBL3006Lay multi-thickness walls and piers
CPCCBL3009Install flashings and damp proof course
CPCCBL3010Construct masonry arches
CPCCBL3011Construct curved walls
CPCCBL3013Construct masonry structural systems
CPCCCA3002Carry out setting out
CPCCOM1012Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
CPCCOM1013Plan and organise work
CPCCOM1014Conduct workplace communication
CPCCOM1015Carry out measurements and calculations
CPCCOM2001Read and interpret plans and specifications
CPCCCM2006Apply basic levelling procedures
CPCCCM2008Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
CPCCCM2012Work safely at heights
CPCCWHS2001Apply WHS requirements, policies, and procedures in the construction industry
Elective units – 8
Group A – Traditional and heritage bricklaying
CPCCST4001Prepare to undertake the heritage restoration process
CPCCST4002Undertake the heritage restoration process
CPCCBL3004Construct masonry steps and stairs
CPCCBL3012Construct fireplaces and chimneys
CPCCBL3015Construct decorative brickwork
CPCCBL3016Construct battered masonry walls and piers
CPCCBL3017Carry out tuck pointing to brickwork
CPCCCO2013Carry out concreting to simple forms
CPCCSF2004Place and fix reinforcement materials
Group B – Refractory Bricklaying
CPCCST4003Undertake preparations for refractory work
CPCCST4007Construct a fire brick wall and arch using refractory materials
CPCCBL3004Construct masonry steps and stairs
CPCCBL3012Construct fireplaces and chimneys
CPCCBL3016Construct battered masonry walls and piers
CPCCCM2009Carry out basic demolition
CPCCCO2013Carry out concreting to simple forms
CPCCSF2004Place and fix reinforcement materials
Group C – Paving
CPCCCO2013Carry out concreting to simple forms
CPCCPA3001Prepare subgrade, base and bedding course for segmental paving
CPCCPA3002Lay segmental paving
CPCCPA3003Cut segmental paving
CPCCPA3004Finish segmental paving
CPCCPA3005Maintain and repair segmental paving
CPCCSF2004Place and fix reinforcement materials
General Electives
AHCLSC307Implement a retaining wall project
CPCCBC4003Select, prepare and administer a construction contract
CPCCST4003Undertake preparations for refractory work
CPCCBL3001Lay paving
CPCCBL3004Construct masonry steps and stairs
CPCCBL3007Install glass blockwork
CPCCBL3012Construct fireplaces and chimneys
CPCCBL3014Install fire-rated masonry construction
CPCCBL3015Construct decorative brickwork
CPCCBL3016Construct battered masonry walls and piers
CPCCBL3017Carry out tuck pointing and repointing to masonry
CPCCBL3018Install aerated autoclaved concrete products
CPCCCM2009Carry out basic demolition
CPCCCO2013Carry out concreting to simple forms
CPCCPA3001Prepare subgrade, base and bedding course for segmental paving
CPCCPA3002Lay segmental paving
CPCCPA3003Cut segmental paving
CPCCPA3004Finish segmental paving
CPCCPA3005Maintain and repair segmental paving
CPCCSF2004Place and fix reinforcement materials

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