This qualification provides a trade outcome in bricklaying and blocklaying. The qualification has core units of competency requirements that cover common skills for the construction industry, as well as two specialist fields of work. Jared is a bricklayer working for his uncle's company, Sam's Bricklayers. His daily duties include laying bricks, concrete blocks and building blocks in mortar to construct and repair internal and external walls, partitions, arches and other structures This field covers: Bricklayer; Blocklayer

CPCCBL2001A Handle and prepare bricklaying and blocklaying materials

Jared can safely handle bricklaying and blocklaying materials manually and mechanically, including their storage requirements. He is also able to carry out preparatory mixing requirements and environmental requirements for the disposal of waste

CPCCCM1015A Carry out measurements and calculations

Jared is able to carry out measurements and perform simple calculations to determine task and material requirements for a job in a construction work environment. He can estimate approximate quantities

CPCCBL3001A Lay paving

Jared can lay pavers on level and inclined surfaces. He can prepare for work, set out the work area, and lay the paving. Jared can clean up a work site

CPCCBL2002A Use bricklaying and blocklaying tools and equipment

Jared can use tools and equipment used in bricklaying and blocklaying safely and effectively. He is able to identify, select and use hand and power tools, and plant and equipment used in masonry work. Jared can clean up a work site

CPCCBL3010A Construct masonry arches

Jared can construct masonry arches within walls and above columns or attached piers. He is able to prepare, set out and construct masonry walls and arches. Jared can construct wall to arch level, construct the arch centre and set up arch centre. He can cut and lay bricks/blocks to form an arch. Jared can clean up a work site

CPCCCM1013A Plan and organise work

Jared can plan and organise individual and group work activities on a construction site. He carries out duties such as identifying task requirements, planning steps and organising work. Jared regularly reviews his planning and organising processes

CPCCBL3002A Carry out masonry veneer construction

Jared is able to construct masonry veneer buildings and structures. He can carry out the planning, preparation, set out and installation of the masonry. Jared construct base brickwork/blockwork, construct veneer walls, rake/rule joints and clean face, and can clean up a work site

CPCCCM1014A Conduct workplace communication

Jared is able to communicate effectively with other workers in a construction workplace environment. Jared can also gather, convey and receive information through verbal and written forms of communication, and participate in simple on-site meeting processes

CPCCBL3007A Install glass blockwork

Jared is able to install glass blockwork to buildings. He can prepare for work and installation, install glass blocks and clean up the work site

CPCCBL3003A Carry out cavity brick construction

Jared is able to construct cavity brick/block buildings and structures. Jared regularly carries out the planning, preparation, set out and installation of the masonry. He can position door and window frames, construct brick walls, rake or rule joints, and clean up a work site

CPCCBL3011A Construct curved walls

Jared is able to construct a specified masonry curved wall. He can prepare, set out and construct curved walls. Jared can lay the first course and lay the wall, finishing joints and cleaning up work sites

CPCCCM1012A Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry

Jared is able to prepare for and sustain effective work within the construction industry. He is able to identify and clarify the construction industry work context, and scope and employment conditions. Jared can work in a team as well as individually. He accepts responsibility for his own workload. He can identify his own developmental needs, and identify current resource use and opportunities to improve resource efficiency. Jared always complies with environmental regulations

CPCCBL3004A Construct masonry steps and stairs

Jared is able to construct masonry steps, stairs and wing walls for different types and styles of buildings. He frequently carries out the planning, preparation, set out and installation of the masonry. Jared can lay bricks/blocks forming steps and wing walls. He can clean up a work site

CPCCCM2008B Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding

Jared is able to erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding to provide work platforms for various occupational applications. He can put into place safety barriers and his duties also involve modular scaffolding restricted to a height of 4 metres

CPCCBL3013A Construct masonry structural systems

Jared is able to construct masonry load bearing walls and engaged and isolated piers. He can plan, prepare, set out and construct the requirements of the work articulately. Jared is able to clean and finish mortar joints, and clean up the work site

CPCCBL3005A Lay masonry walls and corners

Jared can construct masonry walls and corners to different types and styles of buildings. Jared can plan, prepare, set out and install the masonry. He can lay bricks/blocks and finish joints. Jared can clean up a work site

CPCCBL3014A Install fire-rated masonry construction

Jared is able to construct fire-rated masonry construction systems for fire-resistant construction. He can plan, set out and install requirements of the work. Jared can construct masonry wall systems, finish joints and junctions and clean up a work site

CPCCCM2006B Apply basic levelling procedures

Jared is able to carry out levelling in a single plane for the purpose of establishing correct and accurate set-out of building components. Jared can set-up, test and use levelling devices, establishing and transferring heights using a range of levelling equipment

CPCCBL3006A Lay multi-thickness walls and piers

Jared is able to construct multi-thickness walls and piers for different types and styles of buildings. Jared can plan, prepare, set out and construct walls and attached or isolated piers. He is able to finish joints and clean up a work site

BSBSMB301A Investigate micro business opportunities

Jared is able to develop business ideas, and to investigate market needs and factors affecting potential markets. Specific legal requirements apply to the management of a micro business

CPCCBL3015A Construct decorative brickwork

Jared is able to construct decorative brickwork to buildings. He can plan, set out and lay bricks to form a decorative finish. Jared is able to lay bricks to form corbels and protrusions; construct brickwork to acute and obtuse angled corners; lay plinth bricks or squints to form plinth areas or sills; install decorative capping; construct decorative panels; and finish joints. Jared is able to clean up a work site

CPCCBL3009A Install flashings and damp proof course

Jared can install flashings and damp proofing products to different types and styles of buildings. Jared can plan, prepare, set out, install and apply requirements of the work. Jared is able to identify damp proofing requirements, prepare surfaces, install DPC and install moisture proof barrier or flashing. Jared can clean up a work site

CPCCCA3002A Carry out setting out

Jared is able to plan and prepare; identify site boundaries and survey indicators, and establishing, measuring and setting up profiled set outs for buildings and structural components of building work; set out first line for building alignment; set out right angled corners; install other building lines and ensure building lines are checked for square; and clean up

CPCCBL3016A Construct battered masonry walls and piers

Jared can construct battered and piered masonry walls. He can prepare for work and prepare the base, lay the masonry or stone to form the wall, and clean up the work site

CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications

Jared is able to read and interpret plans and specifications relevant to construction operations. He is able to identify the types of plans and drawings, and their functions. He can recognise commonly used symbols and abbreviations, and identify key features and specifications on a site plan. Jared is able to comprehend written job specifications and recognise document status and amendment details

CPCCCO2013A Carry out concreting to simple forms

Jared is able to safely install formwork, reinforcement and place and finish concrete for the construction of minor slabs, pathways and other minor works to a specified design finish. He can position the truck, place concrete from the truck to the work area, spreading concrete and cleaning up the site

CPCCBL3018A Install aerated autoclaved concrete products

Jared is able to install aerated autoclaved concrete (AAC) products to different types and styles of buildings. He can plan, prepare, set out and install requirements of the work. Jared can install lintels to AAC blockwork, install AAC floor and wall panels, and clean up the work site

CPCCCM2009A Carry out basic demolition

Jared is able to remove components from single storey buildings and structures using basic demolition techniques. He is able to prepare a site for demolition processes and for the removal of components

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

Jared is able to carry out OHS requirements through safe work practices at any on or off-site construction workplace. Jared always works in a safe manner with an awareness of risks and work requirements. He is able to plan, prepare and perform safe work practices with concern for personal safety and the safety of others. Jared can follow the emergency procedures