CPC31320 Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling

Program Details:

Qualification Code & Name: CPC31320 Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling

Qualification Description:

This qualification provides a trade outcome in wall and floor tiling for residential and commercial construction work. The qualification has core unit of competency requirements that cover common skills for the construction industry, as well as the specialist field of work, wall and floor tiling. Tilers work with materials like ceramic, glass, slate, marble and clay. They cut these materials and lay tiles on walls and floors, both interior and exterior. They may also add decorative touches to their basic work.

Occupational titles may include:


Wall and Floor tiler.

State and territory jurisdictions may have different licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements. Relevant state and territory regulatory authorities should be consulted to confirm those requirements.

This qualification is suitable for an Australian apprenticeship pathway.

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.

Qualification Requirements: Total number of units = 20

• 17 core units, plus
• 3 elective units

Delivery Mode/s:

Zoom online-based face to Face blended learning -online (Moodle) Check the timetable with student services.

Units of Competency:

Core 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

CPCCWF2001* Handle wall and floor tiling materials

CPCCWF2002* Use wall and floor tiling tools and equipment

CPCCWF3001* Prepare surfaces for tiling application

CPCCWF3002* Install floor tiles

CPCCWF3003* Install wall tiles

CPCCWF3004* Repair wall and floor tiling

CPCCWF3005* Install decorative tiling

CPCCWF3006* Install mosaic tiling

CPCCWF3007* Tile curved surfaces

CPCCWF3009* Apply waterproofing for wall and floor tiling

CPCCWHS2001 Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

Elective Units

BSBESB301 Investigate business opportunities

BSBESB407 Manage finances for new business ventures

CPCCCM2008* Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding

Entry Requirements: No entry requirements for this qualification.


Career Opportunities:


Wall and Floor Tiler