To be awarded the add topic FWP50216 Diploma of Timber Truss and Frame Manufacture, competency must be achieved in nineteen (19) units of competency.

five (5) core units of competency

fourteen (14) units of competency from the elective group, the total of which may include up to 3 units recommended for packaging at Certificate IV, Diploma or Advanced 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 industry.



Unit Code

Unit Name


add topic BSBCUS501

Manage quality customer service

add topic BSBMGT502

Manage people performance

add topic BSBMGT516

Facilitate continuous improvement

add topic BSBWHS503

Contribute to the systematic management of WHS risk

add topic BSBWOR501

Manage personal work priorities and professional development



Unit Code

Unit Name


add topic FWPCOT5203

Manage installation and commissioning of equipment

add topic FWPCOT5204

Organise enterprise maintenance programs

add topic FWPTMM4202

Diagnose and calculate production costs

add topic FWPTMM5201

Assess product feasibility of designs

add topic FWPTMM5202

Develop, trial and evaluate prototypes

add topic FWPTMM5203

Generate and transfer complex computer-aided drawings and specifications

add topic FWPTMM5204

Manage product design

add topic FWPTMM5205

Optimise CNC operations

add topic FWPTMM5206

Plan production

Information and Communication

add topic ICTICT308

Use advanced features of computer applications


add topic CPCCSV5011A

Apply building codes and standards to residential buildings

add topic CPCCSV5012A

Assess timber-framed designs for one and two storey buildings

add topic CPCCSV5015A

Assess structural requirements for domestic scale buildings


add topic BSBAUD501

Initiate a quality audit

add topic BSBINM501

Manage an information or knowledge management system

add topic BSBLED501

Develop a workplace learning environment

add topic BSBMGT517

Manage operational plan

add topic BSBMKG501

Identify and evaluate marketing opportunities

add topic BSBSUS501

Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability


add topic MSS405001

Develop competitive systems and practices for an organisation

add topic MSS405004

Develop business plans in an organisation implementing competitive systems and practices

add topic MSS402030A

Apply cost factors to work practices

add topic MSS404052

Apply statistics to operational processes

add topic MSS405030

Optimise cost of a product or service

add topic MSS405031

Undertake value analysis of product or process cost in terms of customer requirements

add topic MSS405062

Develop a documentation control strategy for an organisation

add topic MSS015011

Conduct a sustainability energy audit

add topic MSS405070

Develop sustainable energy practices

add topic MSS405075

Facilitate the development of a new product

add topic MSAPMSUP390A

Use structured problem solving tools

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.