National Certificate III in Painter (Building)

06 Months
MNQF Level 3

Purpose of Qualification

The holders of this qualification will be competent to work in the Construction Sector as a painter. The level III qualification presented here will facilitate preparing students to the entry workplace tasks and the competency units are mapped in such a way to fulfill the knowledge and skills requirements of the “painter” occupation within the local construction Industry.


1.     Work safely in the workplace

2.     Handle and maintenance of workplace tools and equipment

3.     Perform effective workplace communication

4.     Prepare estimates for painting

5.     Prepare building surfaces for painting

6.     Paint building surfaces

General Entry

  • Completion of Basic Education OR
  • Attainment of a Level 2 qualification.

Alternative Entry

  • 18 years old AND ability to communicate in the language of instruction

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