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1220.0 - ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations, 2013, Version 1.2  
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    GLAZIERS measure, cut, finish, fit and install flat glass and mirrors.

    Indicative Skill Level:
    Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

    In Australia:

      AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

    In New Zealand:
      NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

    At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.

    Tasks Include:

    • determining type and dimensions of glass required
    • laying glass over patterns on padded tables and in jigs
    • measuring and marking glass for cutting
    • examining glass and marking defective areas
    • cutting along patterns and templates
    • breaking off sheets and excess glass with notched tools and glass pliers
    • installing glass and mirrors in windows, skylights, display cases, interior walls and ceilings
    • smoothing rough edges using belt sanders and smoothing wheels
    • may coat, cut, etch, trim and treat glass to achieve special effects

      333111 Glazier

333111 GLAZIER

    Measures, cuts, finishes, fits and installs flat glass and mirrors.

    Skill Level: 3


      Glass Beveller
      Glass Embosser
      Glass Etcher
      Glass Silverer

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