CPC31411 Certificate III in Construction Waterproofing

Courses Info

This qualification provides a trade outcome in waterproofing for the residential & commercial construction industry.

Occupational titles may include

  • Waterproofer

The qualification has core unit of competency requirements that cover common skills for the construction industry, as well as two specialist fields of work.

The construction industry strongly affirms that training and assessment leading to recognition of skills must be undertaken in a real or very closely simulated workplace environment and this qualification requires all units of competency to be delivered in this context.

Completion of the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (ASCC 2007) is required before entering a construction work site. Achievement of unit CPCCOHS1001A/CPCCWHS1001 covers this requirement.

Packaging Rules

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in:
19 units of competency:

  • 14 core units
  • 5 elective units

Some units in this qualification may have prerequisite requirements, which must be met when packaging the qualification. Users are referred to the list of CPC08 units with prerequisite unit requirements available in this Training Package for this purpose.

Enrolment options

We currently offer this qualification as:

  • an Apprenticeship over 36 months or
  • RPL assessment only with a maximum duration of 3 months

Once you have decided to go ahead with the course return your completed enrolment form and ensure the commencement payment for your course has been made. (Please see the payment form for details). When this is received at our office (email/fax/post), Building Industry Training will provide you with the necessary documents/learning resources/assessments and the details of your trainer so you can begin your studies.

Fees charges and refunds

Course costs and payment options are attached on the payment form. Refunds will not be issued to students due to change of mind once the training/assessment process has commenced

Commencement requirements

Individuals undertaking RPL assessments for this qualification will have 4 years’ experience as a minimum in the construction industry.

Pathways Information

This qualification is just one of the requirements for an individual to obtain a licence with their states regulatory body. Please consult with your local authority to ensure you are eligible and meet other criteria prior to commencing studies with Building Industry Training. After the completion of this qualification it is recommended that the student undertake an Approved Managerial Course for Trade Contractors or Certificate IV in Building and Construction.

CORE (14 units)
CPCCOHS2001AApply OHS requirements, policies & procedures in the construction industry
CPCCCM1012AWork effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
CPCCCM1013APlan and organise work
CPCCCM1014AConduct workplace communication
CPCCCM1015ACarry out measurements and calculations
CPCCCM2001ARead and interpret plans and specification
CPCCWP2001AHandle waterproofing materials
CPCCWP2002AUse waterproofing tools and equipment
CPCCWP2003APrepare for construction waterproofing process
CPCCWP2004APrepare surfaces for waterproofing application
CPCCWP3001AApply waterproofing process to below ground level wet areas
CPCCWP3002AApply waterproofing process to internal wet areas
CPCCWP3003AApply waterproofing process to external wet areas
CPCCWP3004AApply waterproofing remedial processes
Electives (5 required)
CPCCCA3012AFrame and fit wet area fixtures
CPCCCM2002ACarry out excavation
CPCCCM2006BApply basic levelling procedures
CPCCCM2007BUse explosive power tools
CPCCCM2008BErect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
CPCCCM2009ACarry out basic demolition
CPCCCM2010BWork safely at heights
CPCCCM3001COperate elevated work platforms
CPCCCO2013ACarry out concreting to simple forms
CPCCSH2003AApply and install sealant and sealant devices
BSBSMB401Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business