full time / 4 years part time
full time / 4 years part time
Assemble your construction skills with a Certificate III in Shopfitting at Melbourne Polytechnic. Working within a specialised, industry-ready base, this course will prepare you to work on infrastructure projects big and small. You’ll learn everything you need to know in order to understand the fundamentals of construction and the core principles and methods involved in the shopfitting practice. With job opportunities in the carpentry set to exceed 60,000 positions in the next five years, there’s ever growing opportunities to take part in a team dedicated to the high quality designs in retail stores across Australia.
You’ll receive exceptional training from an array of experienced trade professionals in our industry simulation training facilities. Melbourne Polytechnic is equipped with state of the art machinery and qualified teachers who will teach you the fundamentals of shopfitting, from door and window installation to timber machinery. Melbourne Polytechnic’s industry connections will grant your qualification a unique credibility, and you’ll learn current methods and practices you can immediately employ as you construct your first store front entry.
Exceptional shopfitters have skills that are in high demand. As a qualified shopfitter, you’ll be able to choose from a variety of job opportunities. Your skills might take you to work fitting out supermarkets, department stores, hairdressers, retail shops, libraries, government offices and many other buildings with equipment, fixtures and fittings.
"It means future to me now. All I was doing before this was working in small jobs, or jobs that aren't going to get me far in life, so studying is a huge deal to me. It got me where I am now.... And it actually, studying gave me a path to go somewhere in my life."
24 x 1 week blocks over four years.
Mon - AM and PM
Tue - AM and PM
Wed - AM and PM
Thu - AM and PM
Fri - AM and PM
Assessment for this course is competency based. Competence is assessed using a variety of methods including observation, demonstration, written and oral questioning, and projects.
The hours displayed are nominal, actual classroom hours delivered may differ. Please contact us for the latest student contact hours information.
|CPCCSH3001||FABRICATE SHOPFITTING COMPONENTS USING CNC MACHINES||Core||60|
|CPCCJN3001||PROCESS MATERIALS TO PRODUCE COMPONENTS USING STATIC MACHINES||Core||56|
|CPCCCM3006||CARRY OUT LEVELLING||Core||24|
|CPCCSH3009||DEMOLISH SHOPFRONTS AND BULKHEADS||Core||30|
|CPCCSH3002||FABRICATE AND ASSEMBLE SHOPFRONT STRUCTURES||Core||90|
|CPCCOHS2001A||APPLY OHS REQUIREMENTS, POLICIES AND PROCEDURES IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY||Core||20|
|CPCCSH3004||ASSEMBLE INTERNAL SHOPFITTING UNITS AND PREPARE FOR TRANSPORT||Core||80|
|CPCCSH3007||INSTALL PREFABRICATED INTERNAL SHOPFITTING UNITS||Core||35|
|CPCCSH3005||APPLY TRIM AND DECORATIVE ADDITIONS TO SHOPFITTINGS AND COMPONENTS||Core||40|
|CPCCCM3004||IDENTIFY AND APPLY INFORMATION IN CONSTRUCTION PLANS, DRAWINGS AND SPECIFICATIONS||Core||30|
|MSFFM3009||PRODUCE MANUAL AND COMPUTER AIDED PRODUCTION DRAWINGS||Core||60|
|CPCCWC3004||INSTALL SUSPENDED CEILINGS||Core||40|
|CPCCCM2010||WORK ON SCAFFOLDING HIGHER THAN TWO METRES||Core||8|
|CPCCWHS3001||IDENTIFY CONSTRUCTION WORK HAZARDS AND SELECT RISK CONTROL STRATEGIES||Core||30|
|CPCCCM2005B||USE CONSTRUCTION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT||Core||96|
|CPCCSH3003||ASSEMBLE AND INSTALL SHOPFRONT STRUCTURES||Core||40|
|CPCCSH3006||PREPARE SHOPFITTINGS AND SURFACES AND APPLY LIQUID FINISHES||Core||40|
|CPCCSH3008||INSTALL INTERNAL SHOP WALLS AND FIXTURES||Core||70|
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Fees displayed are effective for new applications received on or after 1 November 2019. Tuition fees do not include textbooks, course materials or overseas student health insurance and visa fees.
After initial deposit, international students are able to pay tuition fees in installments, four times per year.
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Apprenticeships are coordinated via the Trade and Traineeship Support Unit (TSU) where you will provide details of your employer, who will register you with an Australian Apprenticeship Support Network (AASN) provider.
The AASN will register your training contract on DELTA and you will be allocated a DELTA number. Melbourne Polytechnic will then be able to enrol you into your training program.
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