CPC31311 Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling

This qualification is offered to students who have secured an apprenticeship through a contract of training with an employer. Fees for apprentices are partly funded by support through WorkReady by the South Australian Government, and the Construction Training Industry Boards tuition support scheme. Out of pocket apprentice fees as of 01/08/2018 are $40/ month capped at $1500.

Wall and floor tilers lay ceramic, clay, slate, marble, glass and other types of tiles on external and internal walls and floors to provide protective and decorative finishes.

This qualification requires 16 core units of competency and 3 electives to be completed. The following qualification is a sample only. For advice on how to choose alternative units to those listed below please refer to the General Construction Training Package (CPC08) qualifications and general structuring rules. Please click the hyperlink to download a copy of the Cert III Tiling Training Plan

Qualification Code: Updated to CPC31311


Unit Code Unit Title Hours
CPCCOHS2001A Follow OH&S policies and procedures 20
CPCCCM1012A Work effectively in the General Construction Industry 20
CPCCCM1013A Plan and organise work 20
CPCCCM1014A Conduct workplace communication 20
CPCCCM1015A Carry out measurements and calculations 20
CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications 36
CPCCCM2006A Apply basic levelling procedures 8
CPCCWF2001A Handle wall and floor tiling materials 32
CPCCWF2002A Use wall and floor tiling tools and equipment 96
CPCCWF3001A Prepare surfaces for tiling application 40
CPCCWF3002A Fix floor tiles 120
CPCCWF3003A Fix wall tiles 140
CPCCWF3004A Repair wall and floor tiles 40
CPCCWF3006A Carry out mosaic tiling 40
CPCCWF3007A Tile curved surfaces 80
CPCCWP3002A Apply waterproofing process to internal wet areas 50


Unit Code Unit Title Hours
CPCCWF3005A Carry out decorative tiling 40
CPCCWF3008A Tile domestic pools and spas 100
CPCCCM2008A Erect & dismantle restricted height scaffolding 40

Total qualification: 962 hours