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Construction Skills Queensland Skills Assessment and Gap Training program

This course provides skills and knowledge to work as a qualified Waterproofer. In construction, a building or structure is waterproofed with the use of membranes and coatings to protect contents as well as protecting structural integrity. Waterproofing is a fundamental aspect of creating a building envelope, which is a controlled environment. 

Scope of work • Apply, install and repair waterproofing including surface preparation, and apply or install material or systems for preventing moisture penetration. The waterproofing units will teach you to prepare and apply water resistant materials to wet areas in residential and commercial buildings. Course details

LOCATION/S

Acacia Ridge, Workplace

Key dates and info

DURATION

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

LOCATION START DATE WORKLOAD DELIVERY
Workplace Any time Varies Workplace
Acacia Ridge Any time Varies Workplace/TAFE
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.

Location/s

Acacia Ridge
247 Bradman St
Acacia Ridge QLD 4110

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.

Timetable

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.

Units

The successful achievement of this course requires you to complete all mandatory and elective units from the list below. These units form part of CPC31411 - Certificate III in Construction Waterproofing qualification.

Electives may differ between TAFE Queensland locations and regions.

Foundation
UNIT CODE DESCRIPTION TYPE
CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry Mandatory
CPCCCM1012A Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry Mandatory
CPCCCM1013A Plan and organise work Mandatory
CPCCCM1014A Conduct workplace communication Mandatory
CPCCCM1015A Carry out measurements and calculations Mandatory
CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications Mandatory
Stage 1
UNIT CODE DESCRIPTION TYPE
CPCCWP2001A Handle waterproofing materials Mandatory
CPCCWP2002A Use waterproofing tools and equipment Mandatory
CPCCWP3002A Apply waterproofing process to internal wet areas Mandatory
CPCCSH2003A Apply and install sealant and sealant devices Elective
Stage 2
UNIT CODE DESCRIPTION TYPE
CPCCWP2004A Prepare surfaces for waterproofing application Mandatory
CPCCWP3003A Apply waterproofing process to external wet areas Mandatory
CPCCCA3012A Frame and fit wet area fixtures Elective
CPCCCM2009A Carry out basic demolition Elective
CPCCCM2006B Apply basic levelling procedures Mandatory
Stage 3
UNIT CODE DESCRIPTION TYPE
CPCCWP2003A Prepare for construction waterproofing process Mandatory
CPCCWP3001A Apply waterproofing process to below ground level wet areas Mandatory
CPCCWP3004A Apply waterproofing remedial processes Mandatory
CPCCCO2013A Carry out concreting to simple forms Elective

Disclaimer

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 Gap Training.

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

Additional Costs

There are no additional costs to study this course.

Outcome

On successful completion of this course you receive a CPC31411 - Certificate III in Construction Waterproofing qualification.


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

More info:
tafeskillstech.edu.au/study-with-us/career-changers-jobseeker/recognition-prior-learning/

Disclaimer

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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