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Qualification details

CPC31311 - Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling (Release 3)

Summary

Usage recommendation:
Current
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
Supersedes CPC31308 - Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling 20/May/2011

Release Status:
Current
Releases:
ReleaseRelease date
3 (this release) 17/Jan/2017
(View details for release 2) 07/Feb/2013
(View details for release 1) 19/May/2011

Training packages that include this qualification

Units of competency

CodeSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Code columnTitleEssentialSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Essential column
BSBSMB301 - Investigate micro business opportunitiesInvestigate micro business opportunitiesElective
BSBSMB406 - Manage small business financesManage small business financesElective
CPCCCM1012A - Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industryWork effectively and sustainably in the construction industryCore
CPCCCM1013A - Plan and organise workPlan and organise workCore
CPCCCM1014A - Conduct workplace communicationConduct workplace communicationCore
CPCCCM1015A - Carry out measurements and calculationsCarry out measurements and calculationsCore
CPCCCM2001A - Read and interpret plans and specificationsRead and interpret plans and specificationsCore
CPCCCM2006B - Apply basic levelling proceduresApply basic levelling proceduresCore
CPCCCM2008B - Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffoldingErect and dismantle restricted height scaffoldingN/A
CPCCCM2010B - Work safely at heightsWork safely at heightsN/A
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Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 333411 Wall And Floor Tiler 
ASCO (occupation type) Identifier 4416-11 Wall And Floor Tiler 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0403 Building 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 514 Certificate III 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Building Trades 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A Wall and Floor Tiler 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 333411 Wall And Floor Tiler 09/Feb/2012 
ASCO (occupation type) Identifier 4416-11 Wall And Floor Tiler 09/Feb/2012 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0403 Building 09/Feb/2012 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 514 Certificate III 19/May/2011 
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Modification History

Version

Comment

1

Revised qualification deemed equivalent to CPC31311

2

Core and elective units revised resulting in a number of unit identifier changes

3

Update superseded imported units from elective list with equivalent current unit for:

  • BSBSMB301A to BSBSMB301
  • BSBSMB406A to BSBSMB406

This version released with CPC08 Version 9.3.

Description

This qualification provides a trade outcome in wall and floor tiling for residential and commercial construction work.

Occupational titles may include:

  • Tiler
  • Wall and floor tiler.

The qualification has core unit of competency requirements that cover common skills for the construction industry, as well as a specialist field of work.

The construction industry strongly affirms that training and assessment leading to recognition of skills must be undertaken in a real or very closely simulated workplace environment and this qualification requires all units of competency to be delivered in this context.

Completion of the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (ASCC 2007) is required before entering a construction work site. Achievement of unit CPCCOHS1001A covers this requirement.

Pathways Information

Not applicable.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Not applicable.

Entry Requirements

Not applicable.

Employability Skills Summary

Employability skill 

Industry/enterprise requirements for this qualification include: 

Communication 

  • Communicates with clients, colleagues and others using effective and appropriate communication techniques, including:
  • Clear and direct communication
  • Active listening
  • Verbal and non-verbal language
  • Questioning to identify and confirm requirements
  • Language and concepts appropriate to cultural differences
  • Follows instructions from supervisor and other relevant persons
  • Understands, interprets and applies information as required from:
  • Regulatory, legislative, licensing and organisational requirements
  • Environmental and OHS requirements, including material safety data sheets (MSDS)
  • Codes and standards
  • Plans, drawings and specifications
  • Load tables
  • Safety signs and symbols
  • Organisational policies and procedures
  • Understands relevant definitions, terminology, symbols, abbreviations and language
  • Records relevant information using standard workplace documentation
  • Applies measurements and calculations using appropriate equipment, formulas and records as required
  • Reports and records hazards and risks

Teamwork 

  • Works as part of a team
  • Provides assistance and encouragement to other team members
  • Initiates and encourages improvements in team performance
  • Identifies and utilises the strengths of other team members
  • Relates to people from diverse social, cultural and ethnic backgrounds and with varying physical and mental abilities
  • Coordinates and actions tasks
  • Participates in on-site meetings

Problem solving 

  • Examines tools and equipment prior to use for damage, missing components or other defects
  • Identifies typical faults and problems and takes remedial action and/or reports to supervisor
  • Rectifies simple faults with tools and equipment

Initiative and enterprise 

  • Identifies opportunities to improve resource efficiency and makes suggestions as appropriate
  • Responds to change and workplace challenges
  • Puts ideas into action
  • Maximises use of resources by recycling, re-using or using appropriate disposal methods
  • Identifies suitable architectural or historical periods for tiling and produces a range of appropriate tile patterns

Planning and organising 

  • Identifies hazards and implements appropriate hazard control measures
  • Identifies and manages risks
  • Selects and uses appropriate materials, tools and equipment
  • Carries out site inspections
  • Conducts checks prior to and following waterproofing installation
  • Determines material quantity requirements, conformity to requirements and compatibility with surface material, preparation and waterproofing installation technique
  • Sets out tiling job according to requirements
  • Prioritises and sequences tasks
  • Applies time management skills to ensure work is completed to time requirements

Self management 

  • Evaluates own actions and makes judgements about performance and necessary improvements
  • Contributes to workplace responsibilities, such as current work site environmental/sustainability frameworks or management systems
  • Manages own performance to meet workplace standards
  • Seeks support to improve work performance
  • Cleans up work area, including tools and equipment

Learning 

  • Identifies own learning needs and seeks skill development as required
  • Is open to learning new ideas and techniques

Technology 

  • Uses calculators
  • Uses and operates a range of tools and equipment correctly and safely
  • Properly starts up, operates and shuts down equipment
  • Carries out pre- and post-operational checks on equipment and machines
  • Performs tool and equipment maintenance as required

Packaging Rules

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

  • 19 units of competency:
  • 16 core units
  • 3 elective units.

A maximum of one of the three required elective units may be substituted by selecting relevant units of competency from any Certificate III or IV construction qualification or qualification in another endorsed Training Package.

Some units in this qualification may have prerequisite requirements, which must be met when packaging the qualification. Users are referred to the list of CPC08 units with prerequisite unit requirements available in this Training Package for this purpose.

Core units 

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

CPCCCM2006B

Apply basic levelling procedures

CPCCOHS2001A

Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

Wall and floor tiling field of work  

CPCCWF2001A

Handle wall and floor tiling materials

CPCCWF2002A

Use wall and floor tiling tools and equipment

CPCCWF3001A

Prepare surfaces for tiling application

CPCCWF3002A

Fix floor tiles

CPCCWF3003A

Fix wall tiles

CPCCWF3004A

Repair wall and floor tiles

CPCCWF3006A

Carry out mosaic tiling

CPCCWF3007A

Tile curved surfaces

CPCCWP3002A

Apply waterproofing process to internal wet areas

Elective units 

Advanced tiling field of work 

CPCCWF3005A

Carry out decorative tiling

CPCCWF3008A

Tile domestic pools and spas

General electives  

BSBSMB301

Investigate micro business opportunities

BSBSMB406

Manage small business finances

CPCCCM2008B

Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding

CPCCCM2010B

Work safely at heights

CPCCCM3001C

Operate elevated work platforms

CPCCCO2013A

Carry out concreting to simple forms

Custom Content Section

Not applicable.