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Certificate III in Glass and Glazing MSF30418

Overview

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge required to perform a range of glass and glazing job roles, including safely manufacturing, processing, moving and installing various types of glass and handling glazing materials and components.

Qualification: Certificate III in Glass and Glazing MSF30418
Program No: C3-TS22
Campus: CIT Bruce 
Duration: 5 semesters part-time (approx. 8 hours per week).
Cost Info:

The 2019 Semester 2 enrolment fees for this course are based on the costs per subject as indicated below. The total program cost may vary depending on the choice of elective subjects or if subjects are attempted more than once.

Subject costs identified as Standard are partially subsidised by the ACT Government. Concessions may be available to eligible students.

Costs identified as Apprentice or Trainee apply only to students studying as part of an Australian Apprenticeship arrangement. The qualification cost for an Apprentice or Trainee is subsidised by the ACT Government. Concessions may be available to eligible Apprentices or Trainees.

Costs identified as Full Fee receive no government subsidy. Concessions are not available.

Further information about fees is available at Course fees and assistance.

Information about studying under Skilled Capital is also available.

Indicative Cost: $1,755.00
Likely Job Outcome: Flat glass worker, glazier
Enrolment Type: Apprentice/Trainee
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Additional Information

All persons on a construction site must complete WHS Induction training and obtain the General Construction Induction (White Card Training) before they are permitted on a building site.

Entry Requirements / How to Apply

If you are entering this program as an Apprentice under the Australian Apprenticeships arrangements, you must be employed in the industry and you must register with an Apprentice Network Provider (ANP) prior to enrolment.

To study any course at CIT (excluding degrees and non-accredited training) you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

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    • We suggest that you will need Australian Core Skills Framework levels of at least 2 across reading, writing, learning, oral communication and, depending on your program of study, numeracy skills to successfully complete this program. If you do not have this level, you can still enrol and seek support to improve your skills or you may prefer to begin with a lower level program, or enrol in the Certificate I in Skills for Vocational Pathways (FSK10213) to develop your literacy skills. Please visit Foundation Skills or phone (02) 6207 4872 to have a chat to one of our teachers.

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Subject Information

Complete 23 subjects

Complete all 7 - Block 1 Stage 1

  • MSFGN2001   Make measurements and calculations
    • CIT Code: MATH248
      Cost: Standard $66.00
      Apprentice $20.00
      Description: This unit of competency covers taking measurements and making calculations for furnishing tasks undertaken in a variety of sites and locations.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • MSFGG2014   Cut thin glass by hand
    • CIT Code: CNST813
      Cost: Standard $132.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to cut, shape and apply finishing techniques to annealed glass up to 8 mm thick, and laminated glass up to 8.38 mm thick. This may include mirrors, and work may be for residential or commercial purposes.This unit applies to glass processing workers and glaziers cutting glass in accordance with pre-determined work orders.No licensing or certification requirements exist at the time of publication. Relevant legislation, industry standards and codes of practice within Australia must be applied.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • MSFGG2011   Glaze and reglaze residential windows and doors
    • CIT Code: CNST810
      Cost: Standard $158.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to install glass to metal or timber doors, windows and other frames. It includes residential glazing and reglazing confined to simple windows such as fixed, sliding, casement, awning and double hung or louvres and doors such as sliding, hinged, pivot and bi-fold. Work may involve removal and installation of designed glass panels.This unit applies to glaziers working in accordance with pre-determine work orders.No licensing or certification requirements exist at the time of publication. Relevant legislation, industry standards and codes of practice within Australia must be applied.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • MSFGG3039   Manually move glass
    • CIT Code: CNST833
      Cost: Standard $44.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to plan for and move sheets of glass by hand, both individually and as part of a team. Movement of glass may be within a glass workplace or between the workplace and another site. This unit applies to glass processing workers and glaziers working in accordance with established procedures.No licensing or certification requirements exist at the time of publication. Relevant legislation, industry standards and codes of practice within Australia must be applied.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • MSMSUP102   Communicate in the workplace
    • CIT Code: COMM446
      Cost: Standard $44.00
      Apprentice $20.00
      Description: This unit of competency covers the skills and knowledge required to receive, relay and record written and oral messages and to provide relevant information in response to requests within timelines.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • MSMSUP106   Work in a team
    • CIT Code: COMM447
      Cost: Standard $66.00
      Apprentice $20.00
      Description: This unit of competency covers the skills and knowledge required to organise own activities within a team to fit with work schedules and to meet operational guidelines.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCOHS2001A   Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
    • CIT Code: OHSS249
      Cost: Standard $44.00
      Apprentice $20.00
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to carry out OHS requirements through safe work practices at any on or off-site construction workplace. It requires the performance of work in a safe manner through awareness of risks and work requirements, and the planning and performance of safe work practices with concern for personal safety and the safety of others.
      Prerequisites: Nil

Complete all 4 - Block 2 Stage 2

  • HLTAID003   Provide first aid
    • CIT Code: HESC497
      Cost: Standard $116.00
      Apprentice $20.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty. The unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • MSFGG2015   Process glass by basic machines
    • CIT Code: CNST814
      Cost: Standard $106.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to shape, drill and edge annealed glass using basic machines involving hand-held and static processes. This unit applies to glass processing workers and glaziers.No licensing or certification requirements exist at the time of publication. Relevant legislation, industry standards and codes of practice within Australia must be applied.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • MSFGG2012   Operate glass freefall rack and table
    • CIT Code: CNST811
      Cost: Standard $18.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to use freefall racks and tables in handling glass.This unit applies to glass processing workers and some glaziers working in accordance with established procedures.No licensing or certification requirements exist at the time of publication. Relevant legislation, industry standards and codes of practice within Australia must be applied.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • MSMENV272   Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
    • CIT Code: ENVI143
      Cost: Standard $102.00
      Apprentice $20.00
      Description: This unit of competency covers the skills and knowledge required to effectively find out current resource use and carry out improvements, in own work area, including those that reduce the negative environmental impacts of work practices.This unit of competency applies to operators/team members who are required to follow procedures to work in an environmentally sustainable manner. This maximises the environmental performance of the process and the organisation, ensures regulatory compliance, and aims to minimise environmental risks and impacts.This unit of competency applies to all sectors of the manufacturing industry and members of its value chain. It may also be applied to all sections of an organisation, including office and warehouse. This unit will need to be contextualised for the industry sector, organisation and section.This unit of competency applies to an individual working alone or as part of a team/work group and working in liaison with other shift team members and the control room operator, as appropriate.
      Prerequisites: Nil

Complete all 4 - Block 3 Stage 2

  • MSFGG3042   Process glass by semi-automatic machines
    • CIT Code: CNST836
      Cost: Standard $114.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to cut, drill, shape and edge glass using semi-automatic glass processing equipment.This unit applies to glass processing workers.No licensing or certification requirements exist at the time of publication. Relevant legislation, industry standards and codes of practice within Australia must be applied.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • MSFGG3029   Assess glass and glazing requirements
    • CIT Code: CNST823
      Cost: Standard $92.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to determine and evaluate residential glass and glazing requirements against the requirements of relevant Australian Standards. This unit applies to glaziers, who apply specialised knowledge in determining compliance requirements for glass and glazing products. No licensing or certification requirements exist at the time of publication. Relevant legislation, industry standards and codes of practice within Australia must be applied.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • MSFGG3031   Cut thick glass
    • CIT Code: CNST825
      Cost: Standard $161.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required create jobs and to program and operate automatic glass processing equipment for cutting, drilling, shaping and edging of glass.This unit applies to glass processing workers.No licensing or certification requirements exist at the time of publication. Relevant legislation, industry standards and codes of practice within Australia must be applied.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCCM2010B   Work safely at heights
    • CIT Code: CNST565
      Cost: Standard $22.00
      Apprentice $20.00
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to work safely on construction sites where the work activity involves working above 1.5 metres from ground level and where fall protection measures are required.
      Prerequisites: CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

Complete all 3 - Block 4 Stage 3

  • CPCCCM2006   Apply basic levelling procedures
    • CIT Code: CNST838
      Cost: Standard $18.00
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to carry out levelling in a single plane for the purpose of establishing correct and accurate set-out of building components. It includes the set-up, testing and use of levelling devices, and establishing and transferring heights using a range of levelling equipment. The unit supports workers in the construction industry who use a variety of common methods and equipment when working with others and as a member of a team. It applies to levelling work on residential and commercial work sites.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • MSFGG3035   Install mirrors and glass splashbacks
    • CIT Code: CNST829
      Cost: Standard $77.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to identify work requirements, prepare tools and materials, and install mirrors and glass splashbacks, including mirror wardrobes. This unit applies to glaziers installing products in accordance with pre-determined work orders. Licensing, legislative or certification requirements may apply to this unit and relevant state/territory and local government agencies should be consulted to determine any necessary certification or licensing for undertaking glass and glazing work. Access to construction sites requires certification of general induction training specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction for Construction Work (ASCC 2007).
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • MSFGG2016   Assemble glazing products
    • CIT Code: CNST815
      Cost: Standard $66.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to identify work requirements, prepare for work and assemble components for glazing products. Glazing products may be made from aluminium, steel, timber or unplasticised polyvinyl chloride (uPVC).This unit applies to individuals assembling products in accordance with pre-determined work orders and plans.No licensing or certification requirements exist at the time of publication. Relevant legislation, industry standards and codes of practice within Australia must be applied.
      Prerequisites: Nil

Complete all 5 - Block 5 Stage 3

  • MSFGN3002   Estimate and cost job
    • CIT Code: CNST367
      Cost: Standard $44.00
      Apprentice $70.00
      Description: This unit of competency covers estimating materials, labour and time requirements to establish costs for provision of furnishing services or products. Estimation and job costing is that undertaken by a tradesperson in relation to a sector product for a single client or customer.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • MSFGG3033   Install shower screens
    • CIT Code: CNST827
      Cost: Standard $44.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to identify work requirements, prepare tools and materials, and install shower screens. This unit applies to glaziers installing products in accordance with pre-determined work orders. Licensing, legislative or certification requirements may apply to this unit and relevant state/territory and local government agencies should be consulted to determine any necessary certification or licensing for undertaking glass and glazing work. Access to construction sites requires certification of general induction training specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction for Construction Work (ASCC 2007).
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • MSFGG3036   Install commercial glazing products
    • CIT Code: CNST830
      Cost: Standard $77.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to identify work requirements, prepare tools and materials, and install flat and curved glazing products in commercial environments such as shopfronts, doors and windows. This unit applies to individuals installing products. They may or may not also fabricate the products. Licensing, legislative or certification requirements may apply to this unit and relevant state/territory and local government agencies should be consulted to determine any necessary certification or licensing for undertaking glass and glazing work. Access to construction sites requires certification of general induction training specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction for Construction Work (ASCC 2007).
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • MSFGG3040   Move block and bulk glass sheet by mechanical means
    • CIT Code: CNST834
      Cost: Standard $70.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to plan for and move block and bulk flat glass by mechanical means in workplaces which are involved in the manufacture, processing and/or installation of sheet glass. This unit applies to glass processing workers.No licensing or certification requirements exist at the time of publication. Relevant legislation, industry standards and codes of practice within Australia must be applied.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCCM3001   Operate elevated work platforms up to 11 metres
    • CIT Code: CNST840
      Cost: Standard $71.00
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to operate specific types of elevated work platforms (EWPs) safely and effectively in different locations, including on uneven terrain. The unit includes locating, setting up, operating and shutting down scissor lifts and self-propelled boom lifts with a boom length under 11 metres. The unit supports construction workers in the safe and effective operation of electrical, hydraulic and mechanical EWPs. The unit does not cover truck-mounted EWPs, powered telescoping devices, hinged devices or articulated devices, or any combination of these used to support a platform on which personnel, equipment and materials may be elevated to perform work and which has a boom length of 11 metres or more. It applies to construction work on residential and commercial work sites in new construction, renovation or refurbishment, and maintenance projects. Licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit in some States. Relevant state and territory regulatory authorities should be consulted to confirm those requirements.
      Prerequisites: Nil

More Information

For more information about this course please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email infoline@cit.edu.au