Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling
Course Code: CPC31320 | CRICOS Code: 107916M


Building & ConStruction

Delivery Mode

Blended and workshop training


94 Weeks

Course Description


This qualification reflects the role of individuals who perform a broad range of tasks of tiling and equip you with the technical skills to be a wall and floor tile professional.

No licensing, legislative, or certification requirements apply to this qualification.


Blended and workshop training


Melbourne Campus
Level 5 & 9, 341-345 Queen Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

Sydney Campus
Level 1, 54 Parramatta Road, Forest Lodge NSW 2037

Adelaide Campus
Level 3, 45 Grenfell Street, Adelaide SA 5000

Course Fee/Duration


Course Duration: 94 weeks

Course Fee: AUD $33,000 (includes Workshop training , Materials & Administration Fee)

Materials fee covers the cost of goods, materials and / or services provided by Signet to be used by students in the course of training. The Materials Fees in this qualification include:

  • Trade tools
  • Class materials
  • Printing
  • Stationery
  • Safety wear
  • Uniforms
  • Excursions

Note: Fees are subject to changes

This course is delivered in a structured classroom environment which includes the Signet purpose-built workshop and computer laboratory.

The program will be delivered – Blended (Face to Face + Online) + Workshop Training.

The simulation training is for review of the learning activities, practicing communication, work-based skills, management skills and to undertake other assessments e.g., project(s), presentation etc.

You will find the hands-on practical simulation training interesting and beneficial, so that you are able to perform tasks efficiently and effectively in an actual workplace which will build your confidence and competence.

Intake Dates

January, April, July, October

January, April, July, October

Entry Requirements


  • 18 years or older upon application
  • All applicants are required to have successfully completed an LLN test and demonstrate competence for all indicators to enrol for this qualification

Note: Some assessment tasks are completed using a computer and internet, and it is essential for the student to possess basic computer skills.

Learning and Assessment Strategy

The following assessment methods (not limited to) may be used to assess the students:

  • Written and oral questions
  • Presentations
  • Projects/Reports
  • Case Study/Scenarios
  • Third party reports
  • Observation in a simulated work environment
  • Observation after in actual work environment via third party reports and observation checklists.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Relates to the learning achieved outside the formal education and training system. It is an assessment process that assesses the individual’s non-formal and informal learning. This may include any combination of formal or informal training and education, work experience or general life experience to determine the extent to which that individual has achieved the required learning outcomes, competency outcomes, or standards for entry to, and/or partial or total completion of, a qualification.
To receive RPL, we assess your previous work, education and life experiences against recognised qualifications.
Applications for RPL must be made prior to the commencement of the course – please speak with the Student Services Officer if you wish to apply. There is a fee for consideration of RPL applications.

Credit Transfer (CT)

If you have previously completed a unit with the same unit code or unit title as in your new course, you may be eligible for a credit transfer and you may not have to repeat that unit.

You will need to complete a credit transfer application form, and provide a certified copy of the transcript of statement of attainment.
Applications for credit transfer must be made prior to the commencement of the course.

Units of Competency
UNIT OF COMPETENCY 20 units of competency are required for this qualification, including: 17 Core Units and 3 Electives

Core Units – 17

CPCCWHS2001 Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
CPCCOM1012 Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
CPCCOM1013 Plan and organise work
CPCCOM1014 Conduct workplace communication
CPCCOM1015 Carry out measurements and calculations
CPCCCM2006 Apply basic levelling procedures
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
CPCCWF3004 Repair wall and floor tiling
CPCCWF3002 Install floor tiles
CPCCWF3003 Install wall tiles
CPCCWF3005 Install decorative tiling
CPCCWF3006 Install mosaic tiling
CPCCWF3007 Tile curved surfaces
CPCCWF3009 Apply waterproofing for wall and floor tiling

Electives – 3

CPCCCM2008 Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
CPCCCM2012 Work safely at heights
CPCCCO2013 Carry out concreting to simple forms
Qualification Pathways

Qualification Pathways

After successfully completing Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling, students may apply for the:

  • Certificate IV in Building and Construction
  • Certificate IV in Small Business

Note: While Signet may not offer all the qualifications indicated within the pathway, we identify relevant progression that may be attained. Check our website for your eligibility for the courses offered at Signet.

Related Qualifications

Certificate III Bricklaying and Block laying
Diploma of Building and Construction

Advanced Diploma of Civil Contruction and Design

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