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Construction Skills Queensland Skills Assessment and Gap Training program

This course develops skills and knowledge to perform a range of glass and glazing job roles including, safely manufacturing, processing, moving and installing various types of glass and handling glazing materials and components. As a glazier you will select, cut, install, replace and remove glass in a variety of settings from balustrades (handrails), glass splashbacks, and mirror walls, shower enclosures to windows, shopfronts and curtain wall framing on high-rise buildings. Course details


Eagle Farm, Workplace

Key dates and info


Recognition of prior learning (RPL): RPL Assessment up to 12 weeks / Varies

Course details

1800 654 447

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How to enrol

Key dates

Workplace Any time Varies Workplace
Eagle Farm Any time Varies Workplace/TAFE
Any time Varies Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

Entry requirements

To be eligible for funding students must be existing workers or career seekers in the building and construction industry residing in Queensland and also meet one of the following requirements:

  • Australian or New Zealand citizens
  • Permanent residents of Australia
  • Refugee and humanitarian visa holders.


Eagle Farm
776 Kingsford Smith Drive
Eagle Farm QLD 4009

Resources required

Students are responsible for meeting the minimum occupational health and safety requirements in practical classes, which include:

  • safety glasses - students must wear these at all times in the workshop or any eye hazard area as specified by the teacher
  • protective footwear - covered uppers, steel capped toes and non-slip shoes to AS2210
  • hand protection - long leather gloves to AS2161
  • hair protection - long hair (i.e. hair below collar length) must be restrained (hat, headband, or hair tie)
  • industrial type clothing (100% cotton drill).

Students failing to meet these minimum standards of dress will not be permitted entry in to practical classes. Students must also be equipped with a pen and notepad for theory training in the classroom.


Students with a successful application have until 30 September 2018 to complete any relevant Gap Training.

Relevant documents:

Important Information

Construction Skills Queensland is funding the Skills Assessment and Gap Training program for selected construction qualifications. The program targets building and construction workers whose industry experience, existing skills and abilities can be mapped against a formal qualification. By recognising existing skills, the program highlights and funds gaps in training required to receive a formal trade qualification.


The successful achievement of this course requires you to complete all mandatory and elective units from the list below. These units form part of MSF30413 - Certificate III in Glass and Glazing qualification.

Electives may differ between TAFE Queensland locations and regions.

MSAENV272B Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices Mandatory
CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry Elective
Introduction to Skills
HLTAID003 Provide first aid Mandatory
Introduction to Glazing
MSFGG2003 Operate glass freefall rack and table Mandatory
MSFGG2005 Apply basic glass handling Mandatory
MSFGG2006 Move single glass sheets by mechanical means Mandatory
MSAPMSUP106A Work in a team Mandatory
MSAPMSUP102A Communicate in the workplace Mandatory
MSFGN2001 Make measurements and calculations Mandatory
MSFGG2001 Use glass and glazing sector hand and power tools Mandatory
MSFGG2004 Process thin glass by hand Mandatory
MSFGG2008 Glaze and re-glaze residential windows and doors Elective
Residential Glazing
MSFGG2009 Fabricate and assemble frames Elective
MSFGG3016 Fabricate and install residential windows and doors Elective
MSFGG3002 Assess glass and glazing requirements Elective
CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications Elective
MSFGG2010 Fabricate and install insect and security screens Elective
Residential Fit Out
MSFGG2007 Process glass by basic machines Mandatory
MSFGG3015 Fabricate and install shower screens and wardrobe doors Elective
MSFGG3021 Prepare and install mirrors and glass splashbacks Elective
Commericial Glazing
MSFGG3017 Fabricate and install commercial glazing Elective
MSFGG3018 Prepare and install architectural engineered glazing Elective
MSFGG3019 Conduct commercial and structural re-glazing Elective
MSFGG2002 Use, handle and store glass and glazing products and consumables Elective


Please note prerequisites / corequisites exist for this unit. For more information contact the Client Service Centre on 1800 654 447. For a full description of this course visit the Training Website.

$400 per student for the Recognition of Prior Learning Assessment and any additional fees for any required Gap Training.

Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) funding is available until 30 September 2018.

Additional Costs

There are no additional costs to study this course.


On successful completion of this course you receive a MSF30413 - Certificate III in Glass and Glazing qualification.

Job prospects

  • Glazier

Enrol now

Enrol now, if you:

  • meet the entry requirements (under the course details tab)
  • checked the important dates (under the course details tab)
  • checked the course costs and know which payment option is right for you
    (under the costs tab)
  • Read the Student Rules and Withdrawals and Refund Policy
  • Created your Unique Student Identifier and can provide this code to TAFE Queensland

To assist students with their career and educational goals, TAFE Queensland SkillsTech offers a range of support services, including Literacy, Numeracy, Tutorials & in-class support. If you would like further information or to make an appointment please phone 1800 782 000.

All done? Call 1800 654 447 to enrol today!

Recognition of prior learning

Recognition of prior learning

Got the skills? Get Recognised! Our RPL Assessors can assess and recognise your experience, skills and knowledge, against your desired qualification. Meaning you can get the paper to prove you're qualified a whole lot sooner.

Find out more about RPL

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Note: All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.

Last updated on 23 April 2018

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