CPC31120 - Certificate III in Steelfixing
This qualification reflects the role of individuals working in the area of steel fixing in the building and construction industry.
Course OverviewOccupational titles include steelfixer.
The qualification includes units of competency that cover common skills and knowledge for the building and construction industry, as well as those that are more specific to steelfixing work.
This is a licensed occupation. Users should check requirements with their relevant licensing authority.
Completion of the general construction induction training program, specified in the Safe Work Australia model Code of Practice: Construction Work, is required by anyone carrying out construction work. Achievement of CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry meets this requirement.
This course is approved for Certificate 3 Guarantee - Check to see if you are eligible here
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Entry RequirementsThere are no specific entry requirements for this course however a sufficient level of language, literacy and numeracy is required for students to be able to complete the required assessments.
Course StructureTo achieve this qualification competency must be demonstrated in:
17 units of competency:
14 core units
3 elective units.
CPCCCM2006 - Apply basic levelling procedures
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
CPCCSF2001* - Handle steelfixing materials
CPCCSF2002* - Use steelfixing tools and equipment
CPCCSF2003* - Cut and bend materials using oxy-LPG equipment
CPCCSF2004* - Place and fix reinforcement materials
CPCCSF2005* - Arc weld reinforcement steel
CPCCSF2006* - Machine-cut reinforcement materials
CPCCSF3001* - Apply reinforcement schedule
CPCCWHS2001 - Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
*Elective units may vary by location or negotiation
Course DeliveryYou have up to 12 months to complete the course.
AssessmentAssessment is based on competency (the ability to demonstrate specific skills), depending on delivery, may be undertaken through a combination of observation and discussion, case studies and written assignments.
Recognition & CreditYou may already have significant experience in some of the areas covered by this qualification. If you can provide sufficient evidence of this you may be able to meet the course requirements by a recognition pathway. Contact Civil safety for further information.
If you have already have acquired some of the units of competency in this qualification and be eligible for a direct credit for completed units. In order to claim a credit for these units Civil Safety must sight an original Statement of Attainment from the issuing registered training organisation.
SupportYou will be required to complete a pre-enrolment assessment as part of the enrolment process. The pre-enrolment assessment assists in evaluating your suitability for the course and to tailor any required support services to meet your individual needs. If required, a representative from Civil Safety may contact you to discuss alternative options or available support services to assist you with your course.
During your studies, you will receive feedback after each assessment/assignment and the trainer/assessor will be available to discuss the feedback or provide additional assistance or direction as appropriate.
CertificationA qualification testamur and transcript will be issued by Civil safety upon successful completion of course requirements, provided that all administrative requirements have been met and course fees are paid in full. In these circumstances, the certificate will be issued within 30 days.
Where a student does not complete all course components, a statement of attainment listing successfully completed units will be issued by Civil Safety within 30 days of course completion/exit as long as applicable outstanding fees are paid.
EnrolmentEnrolment is contingent upon an application being accepted. Factors considered in the evaluation of enrolment applications include meeting course entry requirements, eligibility for a training subsidy (where applicable) and acceptance or any applicable terms of enrolment.
It is a condition of enrolment in any nationally recognised training (accredited) programme that you supply the training organisation with a valid unique student identifier (USI). If you don’t already have a USI, you can apply for one online at www.usi.gov.au.
Enrolment is confirmed upon payment of applicable fees, Civil Safety will collect no more than $1500 of the total fee on initial enrolment.
FeesPlease check below for upcoming courses and fees. You may be eligible to receive a government subsidy for this course. Please contact Civil Safety to check if you are eligible or complete our eligibility enquiry form - click here.
Certificate 3 Guarantee Fees for eligible students are:
- Concessional Student - $30.00
- Non-Concessional Student - $50.00