CPC31111 - Certificate III in Steelfixing



This qualification provides a trade outcome in steelfixing in the construction industry. The qualification has core unit of competency requirements that cover common skills for the construction industry, as well as a specialist field of work.


Packaging Rules

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in:

•           17 units of competency:

•           14 core units

•           3 elective units.


A maximum of one of the three required elective units may be substituted by selecting relevant units of competency from any Certificate III or IV construction qualification or qualification in another endorsed Training Package.

Some units in this qualification may have prerequisite requirements, which must be met when packaging the qualification. Users are referred to the list of CPC08 units with prerequisite unit requirements available in this Training Package for this purpose.


Core units


CPCCCM1012A - Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry

CPCCCM1013A - Plan and organise work

CPCCCM1014A - Conduct workplace communication

CPCCCM1015A - Carry out measurements and calculations

CPCCCM2001A - Read and interpret plans and specifications

CPCCCM2006B - Apply basic levelling procedures

CPCCOHS2001A - Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry


Steelfixing field of work


CPCCSF2001A - Handle steelfixing materials

CPCCSF2002A - Use steelfixing tools and equipment

CPCCSF2003A - Cut and bend materials using oxy-LPG equipment

CPCCSF2004A - Place and fix reinforcement materials

CPCCSF2005A - Arc weld reinforcement steel

CPCCSF2006A - Machine cut reinforcement materials

CPCCSF3001A - Apply reinforcement schedule


Elective units


Specialist steelfixing field of work


CPCCSF2007A - Splice and anchor using mechanical methods

CPCCSF3002A - Carry out monostrand post-tensioning

CPCCSF3003A - Carry out multistrand post-tensioning

CPCCSF3004A - Carry out stressbar post-tensioning


General electives


BSBSMB301A - Investigate micro business opportunities

BSBSMB406A - Manage small business finances

CPCCCM2008B - Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding

CPCCCO2014A - Carry out concrete work

CPCPCM2053A - Weld using manual metal arc welding equipment

RIIOHS202A - Enter and work in confined spaces


Licensing/Regulatory Information

Not Applicable