Certificate III in Carpentry

Duration Up to 48 months Part Time
National CodeCPC30211
TAFE SA CodeTP00254
Example Career ProfileCarpenterCarpenter
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This course provides a trade outcome in carpentry, covering work in residential and commercial applications.


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Employment Outcomes

To become a carpenter you usually have to complete an apprenticeship in Carpentry.

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 Carpentry (CPC30211)
Skills covered include tools and equipment, materials, demolition, communication, measurements and calculations, interpreting plans, excavation, scaffolding and safety. 22 core units plus 8 electives.

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.