Entry requirements

Must be 18 years old or over.

Academic Entry Requirement: Completion of Year 10 (or equivalent in the student’s home country)*

English Entry Requirement: Academic IELTS score of 5.5 overall with minimum 5.0 in all bands or equivalent.**

*Any AQF Qualification at the Certificate III level or above in any discipline area delivered and assessed in English will be deemed as meeting both the academic and English entry requirements.
**Students who do not possess a valid official English test result can take Liberty Construction College online LLN Test.

Work Placement

Students are required to undertake a minimum of 400 hours student work placement during the course.


Upon completion of the CPC30220 Certificate III in Carpentry, graduates may undertake other trade qualifications or progress the CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction or other qualifications.

Careers Outcome

Job roles and titles may vary across the industry however, possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:


Form worker

Pathway to builders registration

Additional Information


Please Contact Liberty Team

PPE Requirement

The Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) required for the course are:

Hi-Vis Shirt (Button-Up)

Hard Hat (One Size)

Gloves (Pair)

Earplugs (One Size)

Protective Glasses (One Size)

Steel Hammer



10M Tape Measure

Retractable Blade Trimming Knife

Pencil Hard

Safety Work Boot


Monthly intake available every second Monday. Please contact us for further information.

Course ID
Brisbane | Sunshine Coast | Adelaide
Certificate lll
78 Weeks (Including Breaks)

The construction industry is one of the fastest growing industries in Australia with plenty of employment opportunities and high pay rates. Certificate III in Carpentry can be your ticket into the world of construction.

We provide aim to prepare our students for the workforce. This certification is offered as a mixed-mode course, meaning students will spend time learning in class for theory knowledge and practice skills in the practical area, and also developing real work-site skills during job placement hours.

Liberty students receive quality support, they get help to find a work-placement and regular opportunities to meet industry professionals.

  • Course Package Included:
  • Online Materials Access
  • Student Online Portal
  • 400 hours Work- Placement Support
  • Real Life Work-Site Opportunities

Carpentry is one of the oldest professions in the world for good reason as the need for people to erect structures or construct furnishings and furniture is a practice that will never die. Whether for practical, economic, or aesthetic reasons; timber constructs are in high demand and always will be. As people who love the feel of timber in their hands, or the people who take pride in building things would understand; timber is one of the most pleasant materials to work with and carpentry is one of the most enjoyable trades overall.

Skill Summary

Liberty Construction College have their own on-site and private practical work area to simulate a real construction site; which gives the student, top quality practical experience. Whether your goal is stable and enjoyable employment, building your own projects, or to progress as a fully licensed builder and operator.

Carpentry Tools and Equipment99%
Handle Carpentry Materials95%
Plan and organise work85%
Conduct workplace communication90%
Measurements and Calculations80%

Liberty College offers bunch of special package courses in both Construction courses with the combination of both Certificate and the Diploma courses.

Course structure and units

Core Unit: Total 23

CPCCWHS1001          Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

CPCCOHS2001A       Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

CPCCCM1012A          Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry

CPCCCM1013A          Plan and organise work

CPCCCM1014A          Conduct workplace communication

CPCCCM1015A          Carry out measurements and calculations

CPCCCM2001A         Read and interpret plans and specifications

CPCCCA2011A           Handle carpentry materials

CPCCCA2002B         Use carpentry tools and equipment

CPCCCA3002A        Carry out setting out

CPCCCA3003A        Install flooring systems

CPCCCA3004A        Construct wall frames

CPCCCA3007C         Construct pitched roofs

CPCCCA3005B         Construct ceiling frames

CPCCCA3008B         Construct eaves

CPCCCA3006B         Erect roof trusses

CPCCCA3023A         Carry out levelling operations

CPCCCM2002A        Carry out excavation

CPCCCM2007B         Use explosive power tools

CPCCSF2004A          Place and fix reinforcement materials

CPCCCO2013A          Carry out concreting to simple forms

CPCCCM2008B         Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding

CPCCCA3001A           Carry out general demolition of minor building structures

Elective Unit: Total 7

CPCCCA3010A          Install and replace windows and doors

CPCCCA3017B           Install exterior cladding

CPCCCM2010B         Work safely at heights

CPCCCA2003A         Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground

CPCCSH3008            Install internal shop walls and fixtures

BSBSMB406               Manage small business finances

BSBSMB301                 Investigate micro business opportunities