This program is designed to enable registered gas fitters to meet the requirements for obtaining an independent gas fitters license in the ACT which has reciprocity in all states of Australia and New Zealand.
|Qualification:||Statement of Attainment - training in Gasfitting Plumbing (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:||Gasfitter Contractor.|
You will need to purchase your own set of Australian Standards for Plumbing AS3500 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, including the Gas Services Stream or equivalent
- or hold a current Journeyperson or Plumbing Registration.
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Complete all 5 subjects
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.
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 consumer gas installations
CIT Code: PLMB442 Cost: $980 Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to design, size and document a consumer's gas installation, including consumer piping operating up to a pressure of 200kPa, fluing, ventilation and appliance installation associated with natural gas (NG), simulated natural gas (SNG), liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and tempered liquefied petroleum gas (TLPG) for a building of minimum four floors and multiple buildings supplied through one gas source (billing meter or storage tank). It covers preparing for work, determining gas installation design requirements, detailed planning of the layout, and completing work finalisation processes, including records and documentation. Work associated with this unit is undertaken within the scope of AS5601 Gas installations and local licensing requirements (gas, electrical and plumbing). Prerequisites: Nil
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
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