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CPC30620 Certificate III Painting and Decorating


Need to upgrade your current Trade Certificate or painting qualification? The National Painting and Decorating Institute has partnered with Best Option Training RTO 41246 to offer stream-lined RPL and gap training for TAFE and RTO painting trainers and assessors who need to update their skills and knowledge to the new updated training package requirements.

Our course allows you to enrol quickly and efficiently, get credit for your existing qualifications and skills, and then get the latest industry leading CPD, so that you are up-to-speed with everything you need to know to train and assess the new and updated units of competency from CPC30620.

Our trainers and assessors sit on the Technical Advisory Group for the painting qualification, and help create the actual units of competency you need to understand and deliver. Get the latest information, standards, reference material, and tips to help you stay at the top of your game. Become a painting industry leader!

With over 1000 multi-media lessons on every aspect of the trade, get access to industry best practice learning material, assessment, and help from our award-winning trainers, who are as passionate about your trade as you are.


Our RPL and gap training process is fast, efficient, fair but thorough; meaning you won't waste time proving skills you already have, but won't miss out on any vital information or new skills you need for training and assessment.

  • Complete LLN test, enrolment and ID checks using our paperless enrolment system.
  • Invoices are sent to your RTO or TAFE for payment
  • Choose your electives
  • Start the online RPL Assessment Process by uploading your certificates, transcripts and RPL evidence. Instant credit transfers for equivelent units in the new qualification
  • Upload a Third Party Report to prove your industry currency
  • Upload your practical evidence into the on-line Workplace Activity Recorder. This could be photographic or documentary evidence, examples of projects or work.
  • Answer the industry Challenge Test to assess the required knowledge
  • Complete a Competency Discussion with our award-winning, friendly and knowledgeable trainers to identify any gaps in your skills and knowledge
  • Get RPL credited to you for units you are already competent it.
  • Study on-line any units you need training in, at your own pace, using our state-of-the-art e-learning system. All lessons have been created by our team of industry experts. Learn from the best.
  • Complete the practical assessments at your TAFE, RTO or workplace. We provide detailed materials and equipment lists. Upload the evidence into our LMS. (face-to-face training also available for groups of 5 or more)
  • Get your assessment results and feedback within 48 hours.
  • Certificate and Statement of Results are emailed within 7 days of completion of assessment.


It's easy to be caught in the TAFE/RTO trainer bubble, and lose connection with industry best practice. That's why Australia's leading trainers choose to get trained with the National Painting and Decorating Institute. We're here to help trainers become the best they can be, because we know highly skilled educators are needed to train the next generation of painters and decorators. Our industry's future depends on you!


To be eligible you must have Certificate III in Painting and Decorating, or a Trade Certificate. You must also have a minimum of four years full-time experience in the industry.


$1500 for RPL Assessment

Additional $250 for every required unit of gap training.


This really depends on you. The faster you provide the evidence the faster we can finalise the assessment. You have a maximum of three months to complete the qualification.

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