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CPC33020 Certificate III in Bricklaying and Blocklaying

National ID: CPC33020 State ID: BGD8
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Do you want to build a lifetime career from the ground up?

When you complete the Certificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying you will be ready for a certified trade career as a bricklayer or blocklayer.

The Certificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying is an apprenticeship please see the Apprenticeships section for more information.



This qualification is directly aligned with priority industry areas where jobs are today, and into the future. As part of the state government Lower fees, local skills program, from 1 January 2021 through to 31 December 2025 you'll only pay half the tuition fees (plus resource fee) capped at $1,200; or $400 if you're aged 15—24 or eligible for a concession.

^ You will pay half price for the tuition fees on the Lower fees, local skills qualifications, however other fees may apply such as Resource fees that are specific to your course. For full details see our Half price courses page.

  • Lay bricks for domestic, commercial, and public buildings
  • Construct arches, columns, feature walls, steps, stairs, curved walls, and ornamental panels
  • Interpret plans
  • Apply work health and safety requirements

I have the following attributes:

  • Enjoy practical work
  • Good hand-eye coordination
  • Able to follow plans and instructions
  • Comfortable working in a physical environment and from heights
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate I or Certificate II

You must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

Other job titles may include:

  • Chimney Builder
  • Refractory Bricklayer
  • Retort Setter (Bricklaying)
  • Tuckpointer
  • Heritage Bricklayer 

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

Study options and next steps

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Semester 1, 2022

Balga - Apprenticeship

Duration 4 Years
When Semester 1, 2022
Where Balga
How Apprenticeship

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