Certificate III

National Code: CPC31511

Course information

About the course

Course Number: CPC31511-01V02

This course is for people who want to work in formwork and falsework in residential and commercial applications. You will learn how to carry out excavation and general demolition of minor building structures and setting out and levelling operations.
You will also learn how to work safely at heights; erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground, suspended slabs, columns, beams and walls; operate elevated work platforms; install curtain walling; construct timber external stairs, bulkheads and assemble partitions.

This qualification is suitable for an Australian apprenticeship pathway. 

Course study options

Offered on 2 campuses

TAFE to Uni Pathway
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  • What you'll learn

  • Entry requirements

  • Career opportunities

  • TAFE 2 uni pathways

  • Get credit for previous study and life experience

Other student services offered with this course

Counselling and career services
Disability support services
Libraries and information services


North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.

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