Certificate III

Our Apprenticeship and Traineeship programs, completed under the User Choice program, allow you to work on the job while studying.

These programs serve as the entry-level qualification required for employment in various industry sectors. They provide the foundational knowledge and skills necessary for a successful career in your chosen industry. Moreover, they serve as a pathway for further upskilling, obtaining specialised qualifications, licensing, and more.

Take the first step towards a rewarding career with our Apprenticeship and Traineeship programs.

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Certificate III in Carpentry

The Certificate III in Carpentry provides the skills and knowledge to work as a carpenter within residential and commercial construction workplaces and includes setting out, manufacturing, constructing, assembling, installing and repairing products made using timber and non-timber materials.

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Certificate III in Engineering – Fabrication Trade

The Certificate III in Engineering – Fabrication Trade assists in providing the knowledge and skills to select and perform welding processes, form and shape materials and work safely and effectively within the engineering and manufacturing industries. 

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Certificate III in Cabinet Making and Timber Technology

The Certificate III in Cabinet Making and Timber Technology provides tradesperson-level skills in the manufacture and / or installation of products including furniture and cabinetry made from timber and other materials.

Certificate III in Commercial Cookery

The Certificate III in Commercial Cookery is a qualification covering the knowledge and skills to work in the commercial cookery and dining department, safely working in a kitchen, using kitchen equipment to prepare a variety of food types and planning and costing recipes.

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Certificate III in Plumbing

The Certificate III in Plumbing covers the knowledge and skills to assemble, install and maintain water services, sanitary plumbing and drainage, and gas, roofing and mechanical services in residential, industrial and commercial workplaces.

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Certificate III in Roof Plumbing

The Certificate III in Roof Plumbing provides the knowledge and skills to install roof components and drainage systems, including wall claddings, gutters, downpipes, flashings and roof sheeting, materials and insulation.

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Certificate III in Catering Operations

The Certificate III in Catering assists in providing individuals in the catering operations sector, with the knowledge and skills to follow workplace and food safety procedures, prepare and present a variety of dishes, purchase goods and provide coaching to colleagues.

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Certificate III in Hospitality

The Certificate III in Hospitality is for individuals working in the Hospitality industry who work in the front of house or back of house sectors. This qualification covers the knowledge and skills to safely work with food, communicate and serve customers showing social and cultural sensitivity and perform sector specific tasks.

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Certificate III in Engineering – Mechanical Trade

The Certificate III in Engineering – Mechanical Trade provides the knowledge and skills required of an engineering tradesperson fabricating in the sheet metal, engineering or manufacturing industries. 

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Certificate III in Electrical Fitting

The Certificate III in Electrical Fitting is a Trade-level qualification which provides the knowledge and skills to repair, maintain, assemble, and install electrical plant and machinery.

This course can only be undertaken:

Under a formal contract of training – apprenticeship, or
As part of an upgrading from currently held Electrical mechanic licence  to have Fitter-Mechanic listed on a QLD licence – ESO Training Permit required, or
As an Exit point/Transfer from a current UEE30820 course undertaking

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Certificate III in Joinery

The Certificate III in Joinery covers the joinery skills and knowledge required to work in residential and commercial applications and is completed through an apprenticeship.

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Certificate III in Shop fitting

The Certificate III in Shopfitting is a qualification covering the skills for a shopfitter working in residential and commercial, retail or office environments and is completed through an apprenticeship.

Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology

The Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology is for those wanting to further their skills and knowledge in diagnosing and repairing vehicle electrical and electronic systems and components through an apprenticeship.

Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology

The Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology is offered through the apprenticeship program and is an ideal qualification for those looking to further their skills and knowledge within the Automotive industry.

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Certificate III in Business

The Certificate III in Business is an ideal foundation qualification for students looking to gain a wide variety of administration and customer service skills required in the Business sector.

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