With the vast array of tile designs available today, tiling has become a technical skill that requires an impeccable eye for detail. When carried out professionally it is a highly valued trade. 

The Master Builders CPC31320 Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling RPL program can help you on your pathway to a Tiling 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 review your submission and provide feedback if we require more information or clarification.

With RPL you can complete the CPC31320 Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling within 6 months.

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PROGRAM FEES

Are you eligible for fee-free training?

The NSW Government and Master Builders are committed to supporting the economic recovery of NSW from the COVID-19 Pandemic. 

Fees for this program are as follows:

NSW Government Smart and Skilled Subsidy Indicative Pricing

If you do not hold a previous qualification

from $1,570

If you do hold a previous qualification

from $1,880

Indicative Pricing without NSW Government Subsidy

Master Builders Member Rate

$2,200

Non-Member Rate

$2,400

Note: On enrolment, you will be invoiced for $1,500.00. This consists of a $1,000.00 non-refundable administration fee.

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 $3,580.

Price

$1,500.00 Members $1,500.00 Non Members

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WHAT IS 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 review your submission and provide feedback if we require more information or clarification.

HOW DOES THIS PROGRAM BENEFIT MY CAREER?

Expand your employment and business opportunities and be on the pathway to a tiling licence. The CPC31320 Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling RPL program is designed to enable Tilers to formally recognise their skills in tiling work.
 

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

Once the RPL program is successfully completed you will earn a nationally recognised qualification CPC31320 Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling.

Career benefits:

  • Advance your employment opportunities and gain more work
  • Start your own Tiling business
  • Build your own clientele network
  • Be on the pathway to a tiling licence
  • Be a professional tiler with your trade qualification

IS THIS RPL PROGRAM FOR ME?

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

  • a minimum of three years full-time (or equivalent) wall and floor tiling related experience in the construction industry (experience must be within the last 10 years)
  • a valid White Card (General Construction Induction card)
  • currently working on active wall and floor tiling projects
  • able to provide details of two referees to confirm your work history/experience. Referees must be your employer or a qualified/licenced tradesperson in construction and have worked with you for 12 months or more.
  • able to answer 80% of the technical industry questions correctly during your application process. 
  • Apply for your USI prior to application

HOW LONG IS THIS PROGRAM?

This program must be completed within 6 months.

To achieve this, the knowledge based assessment is required to be completed and submitted within 2 months and all evidence is to be submitted within 5 months.

WHAT WILL I BE ASSESSED ON?

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

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UNITS OF COMPETENCY

Participants must undertake the following mandatory core and elective units:

CPCCOM1012

Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry

CPCCOM1013

Plan and organise work

CPCCOM1014

Conduct workplace communication

CPCCOM1015

Carry out measurements and calculations

CPCCOM2001

Read and interpret plans and specifications

CPCCWHS2001

Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

CPCCCM2006

Apply basic levelling procedures

CPCCWF2001

Handle wall and floor tiling materials

CPCCWF2002

Use wall and floor tiling tools and equipment

CPCCWF3001

Prepare surfaces for tiling application

CPCCWF3002

Install floor tiles

CPCCWF3003

Install wall tiles

CPCCWF3004

Repair wall and floor tiling

CPCCWF3005

Carry out decorative tiling

CPCCWF3006

Carry out mosaic tiling

CPCCWF3007

Tile curved surfaces

CPCCWF3009

Apply waterproofing process for wall and floor tiling

Participants are also required to undertake three (3) elective units listed below:

CPCCCM2009

Carry out basic demolition

CPCCCM2012

Work safely at heights

CPCCCM2008

Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding

What types of evidence do I need to provide?

Examples of the types of evidence that you will need to gather will depend on the qualification you are completing, however, examples could include:

  • Video footage of your performing tasks on site
  • Time-lapse photos of you performing tasks on site
  • Certificates you have already gained 
  • Project management documentation

Please refer to the course brochure for more examples of evidence and resource requirements. The video below also explains how to demonstrate your skills.

IS THERE A FEES PAYMENT PLAN?

Fees are invoiced under the following payment structure:

Invoice Stage

Amount

Invoice Issued

Enrolment

Up to $1,500.00 (this includes a $1,000.00 non-refundable administration fee)

On enrolment

Commencement

Remaining value if applicable (not exceeding total course value)

4 weeks after enrolment

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.

SKILLING FOR RECOVERY

Are you eligible for fee-free training?

The NSW Government and Master Builders are committed to supporting the economic recovery of NSW from the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Under the Skilling for Recovery program, Training Services NSW is providing fee-free* training places with Master Builders if you meet ONE of the following criteria:

  • aged 16 to 24 years old OR
  • Unemployed OR
  • At risk of unemployment OR
  • Employed and don't hold a Certificate III or above qualification


Plus you must also meet all of the following Smart and Skilled criteria:

  • live or work in NSW
  • be an Australian Citizen, a permanent resident, a New Zealand citizen, or a humanitarian visa holder
  • have left school