Apprenticeships and Traineeships Construction and Allied Trades

Australian Apprenticeships are a great way to combine training and employment in a structured and supported way. They can lead to a nationally recognised qualification and give you a head start in your chosen career.

TasTAFE offers the following apprenticeship and traineeship training in the Construction and Allied Trades Industry:

  • CPC30111  Certificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying
  • CPC30211  Certificate III in Carpentry
  • CPC30313  Certificate III in Concreting
  • CPC30611  Certificate III in Painting And Decorating
  • CPC31211  Certificate III in Wall And Ceiling Lining
  • CPC31311  Certificate III in Wall And Floor Tiling
  • CPC32011  Certificate III in Carpentry And Joinery
  • MSF30313  Certificate III in Timber And Composites Machining
  • MSF30418  Certificate III in Glass And Glazing
  • MSF30813  Certificate III in Flooring Technology
  • MSF31113  Certificate III in Cabinet Making
  • RII30815  Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations
  • RII30915  Certificate III in Civil Construction

Where to from here?

Potential apprentices

Key steps in securing an apprenticeship are:

  1. Choosing a career area that suits your interests, abilities and ambitions.
  2. Understanding how apprenticeships work (see links below).
  3. Finding an employer willing to employ you as an apprentice.


  1. Understand how apprenticeships work (see links below).
  2. Discuss your plans with an Apprentice Network Provider (ANP) (previously known as an Apprenticeship Centre).
  3. Select an apprentice.
  4. Work with an ANP to set up a formal Contract of Training for your apprentice between your business and your apprentice(s) involving a Registering Training Organisation of your choice.

More information

For more information and advice on all aspects of Australian Apprenticeships, contact your local Apprenticeship Network provider or call the Australian Apprenticeships referral line on 13 38 73. Apprenticeship Network providers are contracted by the Australian Government to provide free Australian Apprenticeships support services to apprentices and employers. If you are a school student thinking of starting an Australian Apprenticeship while still at school, your school careers adviser should be your first point of call for information on Australian Apprenticeships. Useful Links:


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