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Certificate III in Signage

National CodeCPC32111
TAFE SA CodeTP00267
Course TypeTraining Package Qualification
Course UnitsView Units
FacultiesBuilding and Construction
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Campus Locations for Course Delivery

 CampusApplication Study Mode Study Load
Full / Part Time
Study Load
Tonsley How To Apply On CampusPTDay Only
The duration of an apprenticeship or traineeship course is determined by the study plan.

How to Apply

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Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course. For International Students please visit International Courses.


In this course you will plan designs for residential and commercial spaces, learn the best techniques, and create amazing work. You will have the opportunity to become a fully qualified signwriter with a course that covers all aspects of the sign industry.

Employment Outcomes

Possible job roles include: Signwriter; Sign Manufacturer.

Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

Qualifications & Skills Covered

Certificate III in Signage (CPC32111)
14 core units:

  • Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
  • Plan and organise work
  • Conduct workplace communication
  • Carry out measurements and calculations
  • Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
  • Use colour for signage
  • Lay out and design signage
  • Prepare surfaces for signage
  • Produce digital signage
  • Fabricate signage
  • Sign write to simple forms
  • Apply fasteners and fixings
  • Produce vinyl signage
  • Use rotary router
  • plus 7 elective units.

Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.


This course is funded through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady initiative. WorkReady funding for this course is only for a trainee/apprentice with an approved training contract.

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