This Certificate III in Glass and Glazing will train you in glass processing, glazing or designed glazing in both residential or commercial operations.
Career opportunities, include:
- domestic or commercial glazier
- glass cutter
- glass edge worker/processor
- various positions in architectural glass work
Pathways to further study:
- MSF40418 Certificate IV in Glass and Glazing
- MSF40213 Certificate IV in Furniture Design and Technology
- MSF40118 Certificate IV in Interior Design
- CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)
- CPC50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)
- CPC60108 Advanced Diploma of Building Surveying
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Studying the Certificate III in Glass and Glazing at Holmesglen
Students will be trained in safely manufacturing, processing, moving or installing various types of glass products.
The course is delivered in Holmesglen's specially designed facilities, where emphasis is placed on providing hands-on training wherever possible.
To receive this qualification you must complete 16 core units and 11 elective units.
Elective units have been chosen by Holmesglen based on feedback from industry and staff qualifications.
||Make measurements and calculations
||Manually move glass
||Communicate in the workplace
||Provide first aid
||Cut thin glass by hand
||Work in a team
||Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
||Complete a basic glass and glazing project
||Process glass by basic machines
||Move single glass sheets by mechanical means
||Read and interpret plans and specifications
||Assess glass and glazing requirements
||Glaze and reglaze residential windows and doors
||Assemble glazing products
||Install residential windows and doors
||Assemble non-security and security screens and grilles
||Select, cut and process materials for glazing products
||Install mirrors and glass splashbacks
||Install shower screens
||Install commercial glazing products
||Install structural glazing products
||Conduct commercial and structural reglazing
| Code || Name |
|MSFGN2001||Make measurements and calculations|
|MSFGG3039||Manually move glass|
|MSMSUP102||Communicate in the workplace|
|HLTAID003||Provide first aid|
|MSFGG2014||Cut thin glass by hand|
|MSMSUP106||Work in a team|
|MSMENV272||Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices|
|MSFGG1001||Complete a basic glass and glazing project|
|MSFGG2015||Process glass by basic machines|
|MSFGG2013||Move single glass sheets by mechanical means|
|CPCCCM2001||Read and interpret plans and specifications|
|MSFGG3029||Assess glass and glazing requirements|
|MSFGG2011||Glaze and reglaze residential windows and doors|
|MSFGG2016||Assemble glazing products|
|MSFGG3034||Install residential windows and doors|
|MSFSS3005||Assemble non-security and security screens and grilles|
|MSFGG3028||Select, cut and process materials for glazing products|
|MSFGG3035||Install mirrors and glass splashbacks|
|MSFGG3033||Install shower screens|
|MSFGG3036||Install commercial glazing products|
|MSFGG3037||Install structural glazing products|
|MSFGG3038||Conduct commercial and structural reglazing|
Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards.
There are no pre-requisites for this course.
But as this is an apprenticeship delivery, all students must have an employer and a valid Apprenticeship Contract in place prior to commencement.
Prior to enrolment or commencement of training you will be required to complete a literacy and numeracy assessment and a pre-training interview. These will assist with determining your suitability to the course, verify your training plan, and identify any learning support needs.
Recognition of prior learning
You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.
Qualification and recognition
On completion, you will receive the MSF30418 Certificate III in Glass and Glazing.
How to apply
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Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.
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|Tuition fees (GST exempt)
|Mandatory Materials and Activities fees * (GST inc)
Additional costs may also apply for course consumables and other costs. These may include consumables such as learning resources, personal protective equipment/clothing and other costs such as immunisation costs, National Police Check and Working with Children Check for relevant courses.
To view the additional costs that may apply to your course, download a full list of estimated additional costs by course (PDF - 102kb).
All fees are indicative only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment. Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth funding. Find out now if you are eligible for Government-subsidised fees or Concession