Certificate II in Stained Glass and Lead Lighting

This qualification describes the skills and knowledge required to perform basic stained glass and lead light manufacturing tasks.

Job roles/employment outcomes

The LMF21208 Certificate II in Stained Glass and Lead Lighting reflects vocational outcomes for those performing stained glass and lead lighting operations

This qualification is typically used to develop skills and knowledge in stained glass and lead lighting and glass and glazing operations where there is a clearly defined range of contexts in which the choice of actions required is usually clear and there is limited complexity in the range of options to be applied. It could include collaboration with others through members of a group or team.

Pathways into the qualification

This qualification may be accessed by direct entry. Credit can be granted towards this qualification by those who have completed LMF10108 Certificate I in Furnishing with units included in this qualification or achieved equivalent industry experience.

Pathways from the qualification

Further training pathways from this qualification may include LMF31708 Certificate III In Stained Glass and Lead Lighting and relevant supervisory, management or competitive manufacturing qualifications.

Licensing considerations

There are no specific licences that relate to this qualification. However, depending on the jurisdiction, licensing or regulatory requirements may apply to the use of some units in this qualification. Local regulations should be checked for details.


Packaging Rules

To be awarded the LMF21208 Certificate II in Stained Glass and Lead Lighting, competency must be achieved in thirteen (13) units of competency.

eight (8) core units of competency

five (5) elective units of competency.

Note: Where prerequisite units apply, these have been listed, and must be considered in the total number of units.


Complete all eight (8) units from this list.

Unit code

Unit title


add topic LMFGG2001B

Use glass and glazing hand and power tools

add topic LMFGG2002B

Apply First Aid

add topic LMFGG2005B

Move glass sheets by hand

add topic MSAENV272B

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

add topic MSAPMOHS100A

Follow OHS procedures

add topic MSAPMOPS101A

Make measurements

add topic MSAPMSUP102A

Communicate in the workplace

add topic MSAPMSUP106A

Work in a team


Select five (5) units from Groups A and B as specified below.

Group A

Select a minimum of five (5) units from Groups A and B.

Unit code

Unit title


add topic CUVCOR07B

Use drawing techniques to represent the object or idea

add topic CUVVSP14B

Apply techniques to produce drawings

add topic LMFFM3033B

Construct jigs and fixtures

add topic LMFGG2004B

Process thin glass by hand

add topic LMFGG2007B

Process glass by basic machines

add topic LMFGG3013B

Construct and repair leadlight and stained glass panels

add topic LMFGN2002B

Move and store materials and products

add topic LMFSL2001A

Assemble lead light and stained glass components

add topic MEM05003B

Perform soft soldering

add topic TLID307E

Handle dangerous goods/hazardous substances

Group B

Up to three (3) relevant units may be chosen from other units not already selected from Group A or units available in this Training Package or other endorsed Training Packages and accredited courses. Those units must be aligned at Certificate II level (maximum 3 units) or Certificate III level (maximum 1 unit).

Units selected from other Training Packages and accredited courses via Group A must be relevant to the qualification outcome and not duplicate units available within this qualification.

If Competitive Manufacturing units are chosen (identified as MSACM in the code), these should only be selected on the basis of work requirements.


    Not applicable.

Entry Requirements

Not applicable.

Licensing Information

Not applicable.

Employability Skills


Employability Skill

Industry/enterprise requirements for this qualification include:


collect, organise and understand information related to work orders, basic plans and safety procedures

communicate ideas and information to enable confirmation of work requirements and specifications, coordination of work with supervisor, other workers and customers, and the reporting of work outcomes and problems


work with others and in a team by recognising dependencies and using cooperative approaches to optimise work flow and productivity


use checking and inspection techniques to ensure stained glass and lead lighting comply with specifications and that instances of non-compliance are remedied

Initiative and enterprise

recognise and respond to circumstances outside instructions or personal competence

Planning and organising

plan and organise activities including the preparation and layout of own worksite and the obtaining and use of tools and materials to avoid any backtracking, work flow interruptions or wastage during the production cycle

use mathematical ideas and techniques to correctly complete measurements, calculate area and volume, and estimate other material requirements


clarify and confirm specified work instructions

plan own work within given task parameters

apply systematic and effective time management

accept responsibility for given tasks

set, monitor and satisfy personal work goals


satisfy the competency requirements for the job

maintain current knowledge of tools and production materials

maintain current knowledge of production techniques and processes

seek learning opportunities


use the workplace technology related to the specified work including hand and power tools, calculators and measuring devices