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

Have you got all the skills, knowledge and experience of a Painter/Decorator?

The Master Builders CPC30620 Certificate III in Painting and Decorating RPL program can help you on your pathway to a Painting 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 CPC30620 Certificate III in Painting and Decorating 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 $1,510

If you do hold a previous qualification

from $1,810

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

Location

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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 painting licence. The CPC30620 Certificate III in Painting and Decorating RPL program is designed to enable painters to formally recognise their skills in painting and decorating work.

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

Once the RPL program is successfully completed you will earn a nationally recognised qualification CPC30620 Certificate III in Painting and Decorating.
Career benefits:

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

IS THIS RPL PROGRAM FOR ME?

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

  • Minimum of 3 years of full-time experience in painting and decorating, 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 painting and decorating, 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 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.

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 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: 

CPCCCM2008

Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding

CPCCCM2012

Work safely at heights

CPCCCM3001

Operate elevated work platforms up to 11 metres

CPCCCM3005  

Calculate costs of construction work 

CPCCOM1012  

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

CPCCPB3026 

Erect and maintain trestles and plank systems 

CPCCPD2011 

Handle and store painting and decorating materials

CPCCPD2012

Use painting and decorating tools and equipment 

CPCCPD2013 

Remove and replace doors and door and window components

CPCCPD3021 

Prepare existing coated surfaces for painting

CPCCPD3022 

Apply paint by brush and roller  

CPCCPD3023 

Apply texture coat paint finishes by brush, roller and spray 

CPCCPD3024 

Apply paint by spray

CPCCPD3025 

Match specified paint colour

CPCCPD3026 

Apply stains and clear timber finishes

CPCCPD3027 

Remove and apply wallpaper

CPCCPD3028

Apply decorative paint finishes 

CPCCPD3030

Apply protective paint coating systems 

CPCCPD3031

Work safely with lead-painted surfaces in the painting industry 

CPCCPD3035

Prepare uncoated surfaces for painting

CPCCPD3036

Work safely to encapsulate non-friable asbestos in the painting industry

CPCCWHS2001 

Apply WSH requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

Participants are also required to undertake the following three (3) elective units: 

CPCCPD3029  

Remove graffiti and apply protective coatings

CPCCPD3033

Apply intumescent coatings

MSFID4016 

Design colour schemes for interior and exterior spaces

 

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

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
  • A NSW Veteran or their recognised partner or spouse 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

*Training under JobTrainer is fee-free and fully funded by the NSW and Commonwealth goverments. Subject to Smart and Skilled, and Skilling for Recovery eligibility criteria. Limited places are available