This program is designed to enable registered plumbers and drainers meet the requirements for obtaining an independent drainers license in the ACT which has reciprocity in all states of Australia and New Zealand.
|Qualification:||Statement of Attainment - training in Drainage (Licensing) [from CPC08]|
|Duration:||1 Semester part time approx. 18 x 3 hour sessions.|
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:||Drainage Contractor.|
You will need to purchase your own set of Australian Standards for Plumbing AS3500 in the ACT and NSW 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 Certificate III in Plumbing, including the Drainage Stream
- or hold a current Journeyperson or Plumbing Registration
To study any course at CIT (excluding degrees and non-accredited training) you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).
Qualifications at CIT are regularly updated or replaced to meet current industry needs and maximise your employment opportunities. If this occurs while you are part way through a qualification, you may need to vary your learning to meet the new national requirements. CIT will aim to make this as smooth as possible for you.
To ensure positive outcomes for all students, CIT may need to cancel or change classes at short notice. CIT will make every effort to inform students as soon as changes are made and will also make every effort to offer alternative arrangements for students to meet the requirements of the subject and complete their qualification. In an unfortunate instance when this cannot be met, you will receive a full refund. Please ensure you maintain current contact details via CIT Self Service or by contacting CIT Student Services at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Complete all 7 subjects
Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business
CIT Code: MGNT322 Cost: $380 Description:
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to assess and prioritise risks and identify and comply with all regulations affecting the business. It applies to individuals operating a small business or setting up a department within a larger organisation, who are skilled at communicating and interpreting legislation and regulations.
Design and size sanitary drainage systems
CIT Code: PLMB376 Cost: $355.00 Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to design, size and document the layout of sanitary drainage systems for unit developments. It covers the preparation for the work, the identification and confirmation of system specifications and requirements, the planning of the system layout, and work finalisation processes, including records and documentation. Prerequisites: Nil
Design and size stormwater drainage systems
CIT Code: PLMB377 Cost: $355.00 Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to design, size and document the layout of surface and sub-soil stormwater drainage systems up to legal points of discharge. It covers the preparation for the planning, identification and confirmation of system specifications and requirements, the planning of the system layout and work finalisation processes, including records and documentation. Prerequisites: Nil
Design and size domestic treatment plant disposal systems
CIT Code: PLMB386 Cost: $270.00 Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to design, size and document the layout of domestic treatment plant disposal systems. It covers preparation for the planning, identification and confirmation of system specifications and requirements. Prerequisites: Nil
Carry out work-based risk control processes
CIT Code: PLMB490 Cost: $155 Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to carry out work-based risk control processes. It covers the identification of hazards, the assessment of risk, the identification of unacceptable risk and the determination, preparation and completion of a course of action. Prerequisites: Nil
Estimate and cost work
CIT Code: PLMB491 Cost: $255 Description:
This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to estimate materials, labour and time requirements and to establish costs for provision of services or products. The unit covers the gaining of information, the estimation of materials, labour and time, the calculation of costs and the associated documentation.
Reading and interpreting plans and specifications
CIT Code: PLMB468C Cost: $190 Description: This subject specifies the outcomes required to read and interpret plans and specifications applicable to medium rise residential and commercial projects in order to inform estimation, planning and supervisory activities. This subject achieves Unit of Competency CPCCBC4012B Read and interpret plans and specifications. Prerequisites: Nil
For more information about this course please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email email@example.com