This course is designed to enable registered plumbers meet the requirements for obtaining a plumber's independent license in the ACT which has reciprocity in all states of Australia and New Zealand.
|Qualification:||Statement of Attainment - training in Water Plumbing (Licensing) [from CPC08]|
|Duration:||1 Semester part time approx. 18 x 3 hour sessions.|
The 2019 Semester 2 enrolment fees for this course are based on the costs per subject as indicated below. The total program cost may vary depending on the choice of elective subjects or if subjects are attempted more than once.
Subject costs identified as Standard are partially subsidised by the ACT Government. Concessions may be available to eligible students.
Costs identified as Apprentice or Trainee apply only to students studying as part of an Australian Apprenticeship arrangement. The qualification cost for an Apprentice or Trainee is subsidised by the ACT Government. Concessions may be available to eligible Apprentices or Trainees.
Costs identified as Full Fee receive no government subsidy. Concessions are not available.
Further information about fees is available at Course fees and assistance.
Information about studying under Skilled Capital is also available.
|Likely Job Outcome:||Licensed Water Plumber.|
|Enrolment Type:||Full Fee|
You will need to purchase your own set of Australian Standards for Plumbing 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 CPC32413 Certificate III in Plumbing qualification, or equivalent
- or hold a current Journeyperson or Plumbing Registration
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Complete 5 subjects
Core: Complete all 5 subjects
Estimate and cost work
CIT Code: PLMB491 Cost: Full fee $255.00 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. Prerequisites: Nil
Carry out work-based risk control processes
CIT Code: PLMB490 Cost: Full fee $155.00 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
Design and size heated and cold water services and systems
CIT Code: PLMB435 Cost: Full fee $980.00 Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to design, size and document the layout of heated, tempered and cold water services, flushing systems, hydrant and hose reel systems for multi-floor buildings. It covers preparation for work, identification of water service and system requirements, planning the service and system layout and completion of work finalisation processes. Prerequisites: Nil
Establish legal and risk management requirements of small
CIT Code: MGNT322 Cost: Full fee $380.00 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. No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication. Prerequisites: Nil
Reading and interpreting plans and specifications
CIT Code: PLMB468C Cost: Full fee $190.00 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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