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Plumbing Short Courses

Canberra Institute of Technology offers a range of courses tailored for those who are working in the plumbing industry and would like to increase their knowledge and develop specialised skills.

Courses run throughout the year subject to demand and interested persons or businesses are encouraged to register their interest via the links below.


Plumbing Backflow Prevention - Statement of Attainment

This course is designed for those wanting to apply the operation, design, installation and testing requirements of various types of Backflow Prevention devices in industrial, commercial and residential buildings.

On completion of this course, you will be able to carry out appropriate installation, maintenance, servicing procedures and testing according to authority and manufacturers requirements.


Hot Water Temperature Control Devices - Statement of Attainment

This course is designed for those wanting to test, commission and maintain water temperature control devices, including thermostatic mixing valves in water services. The course covers preparing for work, identification of testing and commissioning requirements, physical testing and commissioning of devices, maintenance and completion of work finalisation processes.