To be awarded the add topic FWP40316 Certificate IV in Timber Truss and Frame Manufacture, competency must be achieved in seventeen (17) units of competency.

three (3) core units of competency

fourteen (14) units of competency from the elective group, the total of which can include up to 3 units recommended for packaging at Certificate III, IV or Diploma level from this or any other endorsed Training Package or state/territory accredited course.

Elective units must be relevant to work undertaken in the timber truss and frame sector of the industry, including sawmilling and processing, wood panel products, timber manufactured products and timber merchandising.



Unit Code

Unit Title


add topic FWPCOR4201

Monitor safety, health and environment policies and procedures

add topic FWPCOR4203

Monitor quality and product care procedures

add topic BSBLED401

Develop teams and individuals



Unit Code

Unit Title


add topic FWPCOT3239

Create drawings using computer aided design systems

add topic FWPCOT4202

Design timber structures

add topic FWPCOT4203

Plan and coordinate product assembly

add topic FWPTMM4201

Construct prototypes and samples

add topic FWPTMM4202

Diagnose and calculate production costs

add topic FWPTMM4203

Install and commission CNC software

add topic FWPTMM4205

Prepare and advise on a broad range of timber roof truss details using computers

add topic FWPTMM4206

Prepare and advise on a broad range of timber floor system details using computers

add topic FWPTMM4207

Prepare and advise on a broad range of timber wall frame details using computers


add topic BSBCMM401

Make a presentation

add topic BSBCUS401

Coordinate implementation of customer service strategies

add topic BSBCUS501

Manage quality customer service

add topic BSBINM401

Implement workplace information system

add topic BSBITS401

Maintain business technology

add topic BSBLED501

Develop a workplace learning environment

add topic BSBMGT402

Implement operational plan

add topic BSBPMG415

Apply project risk-management techniques

add topic BSBPMG522

Undertake project work


add topic CPCCBC4001A

Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects

add topic CPCCBC4004A

Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects

add topic CPCCBC4005A

Produce labour and material schedules for ordering

add topic CPCCBC4024A

Resolve business disputes

add topic CPCCCA3006B

Erect roof trusses

add topic CPCCSV5010A

Interact with clients in a regulated environment

add topic CPCCOHS2001A

Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

add topic CPCSUS4001A

Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

Visual Arts, Crafts and Design

add topic CUADES403

Research and apply techniques in spatial design

Health and Safety

add topic HLTAID006

Provide advanced first aid

add topic HLTAID008

Manage first aid services and resources


add topic MSAPMOPS404A

Co-ordinate maintenance

add topic MSAPMSUP390A

Use structured problem solving tools

add topic MSS015011A

Conduct a sustainability energy audit

add topic MSS402050A

Monitor process capability

add topic MSS403001A

Review competitive systems and practices

add topic MSS403010A

Facilitate change in an organisation implementing competitive systems and practices

add topic MSS404050A

Undertake process capability improvements (*Prerequisite: add topic MSS404052A Apply statistics to operational processes)

add topic MSS404060A

Facilitate the use of planning software systems in a work area or team

add topic MSS404082A

Assist in implementing a proactive maintenance strategy

add topic MSS405070A

Develop sustainable energy practices


add topic TAEASS401

Plan assessment activities and processes

add topic TAEASS402

Assess competence

add topic TAEDEL401

Plan, organise and deliver group-based learning

add topic TAEDEL402

Plan, organise and facilitate learning in the workplace

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.