Certificate III in Signage

Duration Up to 48 months Part Time
National CodeCPC32111
TAFE SA CodeTP00267
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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.


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

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.