1220.0 - Australian Standard Classification of Occupations (ASCO) Second Edition, 1997  
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 31/07/1997   
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CARPENTRY AND JOINERY TRADESPERSONS construct and install structures and fixtures of wood, plywood or wallboard and cut, shape and fit timber parts to form structures and fittings.

Skill Level:
The entry requirement for this unit group is an AQF Certificate III or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience is required in addition to the formal qualification.

Tasks Include:

  • ordering and selecting timbers and materials, and preparing layouts
  • cutting materials, and assembling or nailing cut and shaped parts
  • erecting frameworks and roof framing, laying sub-flooring and floorboards and verifying trueness of structures
  • nailing fascia panels, sheathing roofs and fitting exterior wall cladding, door and window frames
  • assembling prepared wood to form structures and fittings ready to install
  • cutting wood joints using wood cutting machines or hand and power tools


This section contains the following subsection :
              4411-01 Supervisor, Carpentry and Joinery Tradespersons
              4411-11 Carpenter and Joiner
              4411-13 Carpenter
              4411-15 Joiner
              4411-81 Apprentice Carpenter and Joiner
              4411-83 Apprentice Carpenter
              4411-85 Apprentice Joiner

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