This program is designed to provide plumbers with the skills required to correctly install, commission and maintain Backflow Prevention Devices as required by the relevant licensing authority.
|Qualification:||Statement of Attainment - training in Backflow Prevention [from CPC08]|
|Duration:||Conducted over 3 consecutive days.|
Enrolment fees for this course are based on the costs per subject as indicated below. In addition, a Service and Amenities fee of $40 will be payable each semester. Further information is available at Course fees and assistance
|Likely Job Outcome:||Professional development for Journeyman/Registered Plumber or independent plumbing contractor.|
You will need to purchase your own set of Australian Standards for Plumbing AS3500, AS2845.3 Field Testing for Backflow Prevention Devices, and other texts, and provide your own drawing equipment and calculator. You will be expected to provide and wear the appropriate safety clothing and equipment when working on practical projects or on site visits.
Entry Requirements / How to Apply
- have CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry before entering a construction worksite
- have the CPC32413 Certificate III in Plumbing
- or hold a current Journeyperson or Plumbing Registration
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Commission and maintain backflow prevention devices
CIT Code: PLMB587 Cost: $927.00 Description:
This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to test, commission and maintain backflow prevention devices in water services. It covers preparation for work, identification of testing and commissioning requirements, physical testing and commissioning of devices, maintenance of devices and completion of work finalisation processes.
For more information about this course please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email email@example.com