Project Description

Certificate III in Concreting (CPC30320)

In our Concreting course, an emphasis is placed on providing hands on, practical training wherever possible and will develop the skills and knowledge you need to have a successful career as a Concretor in the domestic housing industry or commercial construction area.

Course CodeStudy ModeDuration
CPC30320Part Time52 Weeks
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This course will develop the skills and knowledge you need to have a successful career in the building and construction as a concreter. There is high demand for concreters in the building industry and we want to provide you with the most comprehensive training in all practical and theoretical aspects of the trade. The training is provided to our students by teachers that qualified tradesman themselves and still maintain industry currency by working with other contractors or running their own subcontracting businesses.
The qualification requires the successful completion of 20 units of competency which includes 17 core and 5 electives. The units of competency currently shown in the table below indicate a possible direction. The units may change during the pre-training interview to better suit the type of work you undertake.

Code - Unit Name

Apply basic levelling procedures

Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry

Plan and organise work

Conduct workplace communication

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

Carry out measurements and calculations

Carry out setting out

Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground

Carry out hand excavation

Read and interpret plans and specifications

Place and fix reinforcement materials*

Handle concreting materials and components

Select, use and maintain concreting plant, tools and equipment

Determine concrete supply requirements

Place concrete

Finish concrete

Cure concrete

Plan concrete work and brief team

Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding

Repair and rectify concrete

Slump test concrete

Cut concrete

Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
On successful completion of this course students will receive the qualification CPC30320 Certificate III in Concreting which is a nationally recognised qualification within Australia.

Students who do not fully complete the qualification but who are successful in completing a number of the units of competency will receive a statement of attainment for those units.

Employment Option

A person having successfully completed CPC30220 Certificate III in Carpentry may seek employment undertaking the following tasks:
• Concreter
• Concrete tilt panel fabricator

Education Pathway

After achieving the CPC30320 Certificate III in Concreting, candidates may be eligible to undertake the CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) or the CPC50220 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building).

Course Enrolment Online:
Online enrolment can be made by clicking Apply Now or
In Person: Enrolment can be made in person at 351 Moorabool St, Geelong, Victoria, Australia, 3220 or
By Phone: Enrolments can be taken over the phone by calling 1300 326 888

Course Fees

Domestic Fees
Students undertaking this course will be must make payment prior to the commencement of the course or alternatively a payment plan has to have been arranged with PIA Accounts Department prior to commencement.

Funding Availability
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government Funding for eligible individuals

VIC Statement of Fees

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