Certificate III in Demolition (CPC30420)
This programme/course is undertaken in partnership with and under the auspice of the Australian Registered Training Organisation (RTO) the MTO Group (RTO No: 32493).
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier
Taxonomy – Industry Sector
Taxonomy – Occupation
Scheme: ANZSCO Identifier
CLASSIFICATION VALUE: Earthmoving Labourer
Scheme: ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier
CLASSIFICATION VALUE: Building
Scheme: Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier
CLASSIFICATION VALUE: Certificate III
Scheme: Taxonomy – Industry Sector
CLASSIFICATION VALUE: Building Trades
Scheme: Taxonomy – Occupation
CLASSIFICATION VALUE: Demolisher
This qualification is designed to meet the needs of specialist demolition workers who dismantle and demolish public, residential, commercial and industrial structures of all types, and process the resulting materials for salvage, recycling and waste disposal.
Occupational titles could include:
- Demolition worker
- Demolition plant operator
- Demolition team leader
Licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements for demolition work differ between states and territories. Please consult with the relevant regulatory authority.
Completion of the general construction induction training program, specified in the Safe Work Australia model Code of Practice: Construction Work, is required by anyone carrying out construction work.
Achievement of CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry meets this requirement.
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in:
- 20 units of competency:
- 11 core units
- 9 elective units.
The elective units can be selected from any of the groups listed below. Two elective units can be selected from any training package or accredited course, as long as they contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome and supports the AQF level of this qualification.
Prerequisite units of competency
An asterisk (*) against a unit code below indicates that there is a prerequisite requirement that must be met. Prerequisite unit(s) must be assessed before assessment of any unit of competency with an asterisk. Check the unit of competency for information on specific prerequisite requirements. All prerequisite requirements are packaged in the qualification.
- CPCCCM2012* Work safely at heights
- CPCCDE3016* Identify hazards on demolition sites and apply risk management strategies
- CPCCDE3017* Select and use hand tools and equipments for demolition tasks
- CPCCDE3018* Select and use small plant and equipment for demolition tasks
- CPCCDE3019* Demolish small buildings and structures using hand tools and small plant and equipment
- CPCCDE3020* Select and use tools and equipment for hot work in the demolition industry
- CPCCDE3027 Read and interpret demolition site plans and drawings
- CPCCOM1015 Carry out measurements and calculations
- CPCCWHS2001 Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
- TLID1001 Shift materials safely using manual handling methods
- TLID2003 Handle dangerous goods/hazardous substances
Elective Units - Group A - General electives (9 required)
- CPCCDE3014* Remove non-friable asbestos
- CPCCDE3015* Remove friable asbestos
- CPCCSF2003* Cut and bend materials using oxy-LPG equipment
- RIIWHS202E Enter and work in confirmed spaces
- RIIWHS205E Control traffic with stop-slow bat
- RIIWHS302E Implement traffic management plan
- RIIRIS202E Respond to site based spills
- RIIRTM203D Work as a safety observer/spotter
- CPCCDE3023 Operate skid steer loaders at ground level on demolition sites
- CPCCDE3024 Operate mobile plant on suspended floors on demolition sites
- CPCCDE3025 Operate remote-controlled plant on demolition sites
- CPCCDE3026 Operate excavators at ground level to demolish building elements
- RIIHAN309F Conduct telescopic materials handler operations
- RIIMPO320F Conduct civil construction excavator operations
This program can be delivered in the following methodologies:
Recognition of prior learning (RPL)
Face to face delivery
A minimum of six trainees is required to run such a program.
Self-paced distance learning
The trainee completes the program on a unit-by-unit basis as follows:
Blended delivery with face to face and distance learning
As the name suggests we can offer a program that is a blend of both face to face and self-pace distance learning.