If you are thinking of a career as a Painter in Australia, this is the course for you! You will have the opportunity to study and learn the various techniques of painting, you will know how to operate in a working environment and use proper tools and equipment.

You will be assisted by our team that will explain all options offered by the schools in which to study and guide you in choosing the path best suited to you.

Once completed  your studies, you’ll acquire the skills and preparation necessary to be able to work as a Painter in Australia.


18 years of age

IELTS 5.5 or Upper Intermediate

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Gold Coast





Certificate III in Painting and Decorating

Certificate III course in Painting and Decoration is for those who wish to study and obtain a preparation in order to operate as Painter in Australia. By choosing to attend the course you will acquire the skills and knowledge required regarding the preparation of the surfaces, the different types of paint and techniques to use the tools and the proper equipment.

In addition, you will learn how to plan and organize your tasks and how to set up the working environment standards of health and safety.

Course Length

The total duration of the course is 60 weeks.

Career opportunities

After completing the course, you will receive the necessary qualifications to operate as Painter in Australia.

Course Structure

The Certificate III in Painting and Decoration includes the following 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
CPCCCM2010B Work safely at heights
CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications
CPCCCM2003B Calculate and cost construction work
CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
CPCCCM3001C Operate elevated work platforms
CPCCPB3026B Erect and maintain trestle and plank systems
CPCCPD2011A Handle painting and decorating materials
CPCCPD2012A Use painting and decorating tools and equipment
CPCCPD2013A Remove and replace doors and door and window components
CPCCPD3021A Prepare surfaces for painting
CPCCCM2008B Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
CPCCPD3022A Apply paint by brush and roller
CPCCPD3023A Apply texture coat paint finishes by brush, roller and spray
CPCCPD3024A Apply paint by spray
CPCCPD3025A Match specified paint colour
CPCCPD3026A Apply stains and clear timber finishes
CPCCPD3027A Apply wallpaper
CPCCPD3028A Apply decorative paint finishes
CPCCPD3031A Implement safe lead paint and asbestos work practices in the painting industry
CPCCPD3029A Remove graffiti and apply protective coatings
CPCCPD3032A Apply advanced wallpaper techniques
BSBITU402 Develop and use complex spreadsheets
BSBSMB301 Investigate micro business opportunities

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