Your pathway to a trade licence could be quicker than you think!

Have you got all the skills, knowledge and experience of a Cabinet Maker?

The Master Builders MSF31113 Certificate III in Cabinet Making on-site RPL program can help you on your pathway to a Joinery licence. To find out about the trade licence process in NSW, please visit Fair Trading NSW.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is the process by which you can achieve a nationally recognised qualification, without the need to attend classes. You are assessed by providing us with evidence of the knowledge, skills and experience you already have. Our industry expert assessors come to your workplace to conduct the skills assessment.

With On-site RPL you can complete the MSF31113 Certificate III in Cabinet Making in as little as 3 months.

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COURSE FEES

Upon enrolment, an invoice is issued for $1,500. Please note this is not the full price of this course.

However, this table is a general guide to course fees for this qualification pathway. For more details about course fees including Smart and Skilled, please scroll further down the page.

A general guide to fees for this course is as follows:

NSW Government Smart and Skilled Subsidy Indicative Pricing

If you do not hold a previous qualification

from $1,430.00

If you do hold a previous qualification

from $1,720.00

Indicative Pricing without NSW Government Subsidy

Master Builders Member Rate

$2,200.00

Non-Member Rate

$2,400.00

Price

$1,500.00 Members $1,500.00 Non Members

Location

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WHAT IS ON-SITE RPL?

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is the process by which you can achieve a nationally recognised qualification, without the need to attend classes. Simply follow our On-Site RPL kit and provide video and photographic evidence of the knowledge, skills and experience you have. Plus, our industry expert assessors come to your workplace to conduct the skills assessment, so there’s no time off-site.

HOW DOES THIS COURSE BENEFIT MY CAREER?

Expand your employment and business opportunities and be on the pathway to a Joinery licence. The MSF31113 Certificate III in Cabinet Making on-site RPL program is designed to enable cabinet makers to formally recognise their skills in joinery work.

Before making any training decisions we recommend you find out everything you need to know about becoming a licenced Joiner from Fair Trading NSW.

Once the on-site RPL program is successfully completed you will earn a nationally recognised qualification MSF31113 Certificate III in Cabinet Making.

Career benefits:

  • Be on the pathway to a Joinery licence
  • Advance your employment opportunities and gain more work
  • Start your own Cabinet Making business
  • Build your own clientele network

IS THIS RPL PROGRAM FOR ME?

To enrol into this course you must have the following entry requirements:                                                                                                                

  • Minimum of 3 years of full-time experience in Cabinet Making within the last 10 years
  • Valid White Card (general construction induction card)
  • Currently working on-site in this field and access to tools of the trade
  • Provide details of 2 qualified/licensed referees within the same field to confirm your work history/experience who have worked with you in Cabinet Making for 12 months or more. 
  • Answer at least 80% of the technical industry questions correctly during your application process 

HOW LONG IS THIS COURSE?

This program is designed to be completed within 3 months. 

The dedicated Master Builders customer service team will assist you throughout the process to help keep you on track. Feel supported with communications and email notifications from our staff, as well as constructive feedback from your assessor. If you have any questions feel free to ask us.

WHY SHOULD I CHOOSE MASTER BUILDERS?

Take your place in one of Australia’s largest industries, study with the Master Builders. Backed by the original Building and Construction Association, why would you choose anyone else for your qualification pathway to a building licence? Within our building community, you will be supported by our industry expert educators and our customer service team throughout your learning journey.

WHAT WILL I BE ASSESSED ON?

Here is a brief overview of the assessments that will take place on your worksite:                                                                                      

  • Organise the worksite with plans, calculations and specifications
  • Apply OHS procedures
  • Operate and maintain machinery
  • Select and supply hardware                                                                                
  • Installation of cabinets and on-site adjustments
  • Prepare cutting list from plans and job specifications                                                                              
  • Knowledge testing and practical observations                                                                                                
  • Preparation of your portfolio of evidence

Here is a list of the full units of competency in this course:

CODE

UNITS OF COMPETENCY

CORE/ELECTIVE

CPCCWHS1001

Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

Core

MSMENV272

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

Core

MSMSUP102

Communicate in the workplace

Core

MSMSUP106

Work in a team

Core

MSFFM2001

Use furniture making sector hand and power tools

Core

MSFGN2001

Make measurements and calculations

Core

MSFGN3001

Read and interpret work documents

Core

MSFKB3011

Plan kitchen and bathroom projects

 

MSFFM3009

Produce manual and computer-aided production drawings

 

MSFFM3010

Prepare cutting list from plans and job specifications

 

MSFFM2003

Select and apply hardware

 

MSFGN3002

Estimate and cost a job

 

MSFFM2011

Apply manufactured board conversion techniques

 

MSFFM3012

Set up, operate and maintain sawing machines

 

MSFFM3013

Set up, operate and maintain drilling machines

 

MSFFM3019

Set up, operate and maintain automated edge banding machines

 

MSFFM2002

Assemble furnishing components

 

MSFFM3024

Construct jigs and fixtures

 

TLID2003

Handle dangerous goods / hazardous substances

 

MSMOPS363

Organise on-site work

 

MSFKB2001

Prepare for cabinet installation

 

MSFKB3002

Determine requirements for installation of cabinets

 

MSFKB3003

Check and measure fit of cabinets

 

MSFKB3005

Fabricate cabinets for the built-in environment

 

MSFKB3006

Install fitted cabinets and components

 

MSFFM3006

Install finishing products

 

MSFKB3004

Conduct on-site adjustments to cabinets and components

 

MSS402051

Apply quality standards

 

HOW MUCH WILL THE COURSE FEES COST ME?

This course may be subsidised by the NSW Government Smart and Skilled initiative. If you are eligible for the government subsidy, your student fee will be determined by the NSW Government.

Smart and Skilled prices are subject to funding availability. A quote of applicable fees and funding will be provided prior to enrolment.

A general guide to fees for this qualification pathway is as follows:

NSW Government Smart and Skilled Subsidy Indicative Pricing

If you do not hold a previous qualification

from $1,430.00

If you do hold a previous qualification

from $1,720.00

Indicative Pricing without NSW Government Subsidy

Master Builders Member Rate

$2,200.00

Non-Member Rate

$2,400.00

Student fees will increase if you are assessed as ‘not yet competent’ by Recognition of Prior Learning in any unit/s of competency and are required to undertake classroom or distance-based training and assessment. Fees may increase on a pro-rata basis per unit of competency to a maximum of $3,850.

Fees are invoiced under the following payment structure: 

Invoice Stage

Amount

Invoice Issued

Enrolment

$1,500

On enrolment

Commencement

Up to $1,500 (not exceeding total course value)

On release of stage 1 resources

Progression

Remaining value if applicable (not exceeding total course value)

On release of online assessment

You will not be permitted to move from one assessment stage to the next until the accompanying fees are paid in full. All participant fees are GST exempt. 
Visit www.smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au to learn more about the Smart and Skilled program. 

According to the Standards for RTOs 2015, at no stage will Master Builders charge more than $1,500.00 in advance of services being provided.

SMART AND SKILLED

The Smart and Skilled program provides subsidies from the NSW Government to support your training. Master Builders has a contract with the NSW Government (Department of Education) to offer subsidised training and assessment programs under the government's Smart and Skilled program.
Eligibility and course availability criteria apply. To find out if you are eligible visit the Smart and Skilled NSW website. The Master Builders customer service team will also assist you with your enquiries.