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

Have you got all the skills, knowledge and experience of a Concreter?
Are you missing out on job opportunities because you are not qualified?

The Master Builders CPC30318 Certificate III in Concreting on-site RPL program can help you on your pathway to a Concreting 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 CPC30318 Certificate III in Concreting 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.

NSW Government Smart and Skilled Subsidy Indicative Pricing

If you do not hold a previous qualification

from $1,470

If you do hold a previous qualification

from $1,750

Indicative Pricing without NSW Government Subsidy

Master Builders Member Rate

$2,200

Non-Member Rate

$2,400

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 concreting licence. The CPC30313 Certificate III in Concreting on-site RPL program is designed to enable concreters to formally recognise their skills in concreting work.

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

Once the on-site RPL program is successfully completed you will earn a nationally recognised qualification CPC30313 Certificate III in Concreting.

Career benefits:

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

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 concreting, 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 concreting to confirm your work history/experience who have worked with you for 12 months or more. 
  • Answer at least 80% of the technical industry questions correctly during your application process 
  • Apply for your USI prior to application

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 an industry 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
  • Handle and use concreting materials, tools, and equipment
  • Place and fix reinforcement materials                                                              
  • Place, finish and cure concrete
  • Carry out decorative finishes to concrete
  • 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

CPCCCA2003

Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground

CPCCCM1012

Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry

 

CPCCCM1013

Plan and organise work

CPCCCM1014

Conduct workplace communication

CPCCCM1015

Carry out measurements and calculations

 

CPCCCM2001

Read and interpret plans and specifications

CPCCCM2006

Apply basic levelling procedures

 

CPCCCO2021

Handle concreting materials

CPCCCO2022

Select, check and maintain concreting plant, tools and equipment

CPCCCO3041

Place concrete

CPCCCO3042

Finish concrete

CPCCCO3043

Cure concrete

CPCCCO3053

Slump-test concrete

CPCCWHS2001

Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

CPCCSF2004

Place and fix reinforcement materials

 

CPCCCO3035

Assess and specify concrete supply requirements

CPCCCO3036

Plan concrete work and brief team

 

CPCCCO3044

Carry out decorative finishes to concrete

CPCCCO3046

Repair and rectify concrete

CPCCCO3047

Cut and core concrete

CPCCCO3050

Carry out high performance concreting

HOW MUCH WILL THE COURSE FEES COST ME?

This program 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 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 $1,470

If you do hold a previous qualification

from $1,750

Indicative Pricing without NSW Government Subsidy

Master Builders Member Rate

$2,200

Non-Member Rate

$2,400

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

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

On enrolment

Commencement

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.