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North Metropolitan TAFE’s wall and ceiling lining qualifications will see you ready to construct bulkheads, assemble partitions, install and finish plasterboard, fibre cement, wet area lining systems, dry wall systems and suspended ceilings. 

You will also learn how to work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry, plan and organise work, carry out measurements and calculations and apply Work Health and Safety requirements.

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National ID State ID Title Qualification level Study mode Campus
CPC31211 D401 Wall and Ceiling Lining
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Certificate III Apprenticeship
On campus
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Do you want to build a lifetime career that others will look up to?

When you complete the Certificate III in Wall and Ceiling Lining you will be ready for a certified trade career as a wall and ceiling liner. You will gain the knowledge and skills to install and finish plasterboard and fibre cement sheeting to line walls and ceilings.

The Certificate III in Wall and Ceiling Lining is an apprenticeship, please see the Apprenticeships section for more information.

Gain these skills
  • Fix plasterboard sheets to walls and ceilings
  • Mix plastering compounds
  • Install suspended ceilings
  • Construct bulkheads
  • Interpret plans
  • Work safely within workplace, health and safety requirements
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Precise and careful with an aptitude for practical work
  • Comfortable working in a physical environment
  • Comfortable working at heights

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