Carpentry

Scope of work

  • Construct and erect timber and steel wall framing and roof structures
  • Construct and erect non-loadbearing internal partition walls
  • Install windows and doors including framing
  • Erect ceiling and subfloor framing
  • Install timber and sheet flooring
  • Install exterior cladding, fascias and soffits
  • Install metal roofing
  • Construct timber stairs
  • Fix internal linings, panelling and mouldings
  • Install door and window locks and furniture
  • Restore and renovate doors, windows and frames
  • Install fitments
  • Concreting to simple forms including install formwork, reinforcement and concrete
  • Erect and strip formwork including slip form and jump form formwork
  • Incidental work of another class.

Note: "door" includes a fire door or fire shutter.

Qualifications required

Please see Technical Qualifications for Licensing (PDF).

Managerial course

Completion of the approved managerial course.

Financial requirements

The relevant financial requirements in the minimum financial requirements policy.

Licence types

You can apply for this licence class as a:

Important note:

Registered Training Organisations (RTOs)

Registered Training Organisations issue formal qualifications to people who successfully complete training. Please note that the RTO list is a guide only and subject to change. We strive to ensure that the information contained is accurate and up-to-date. Other qualifications can be:
  • apprenticeship papers
  • documentation showing you successfully completed the appropriate course for this licence class
  • documentation showing you successfully completed an equivalent course for this licence class (e.g. similar modules)
  • recognition certificate
  • a qualification of statement of attainment of the required competency issued by an approved authority for the licence class.

Recognition of prior learning

If you do not hold a formal technical qualification you may be able to obtain it through recognition of prior learning (RPL) through a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). The following RTOs may be able to provide RPL services for this licence class.
Ballinger Training & Consultancy
Address: 
PO Bix 7152 Sippy Downs Qld 4556
Phone: 
1300 904 577
Find an RTO
Address: 
Search for your required course on Queensland Government's Skills Training website.
PCD Training
Address: 
PO Box 358, Clontarf Beach Qld 4019
Phone: 
1300 797 123
Email: 
info@pcdtraining.edu.au
Skill360 Australia
Address: 
1 Wilkinson Street, Manunda Qld 4870 PO Box 68, Westcourt Qld 4870
Phone: 
1300 933 358
Fax: 
07 4046 4070
Email: 
training@skill360.com.au
Contact: 
Jodie Garvey

Find an RTO

Look up the required course in the  Technical Qualifications for Licensing (PDF) and search for it on the training.gov.au website.