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Statement of Attainment training in Plumbing Work Practice [from CPC08]


This training provides an outcome for specialist plumbing services tradespersons and operators seeking to increase depth and breadth of knowledge and skill in plumbing work practice.


Statement of Attainment - training in Plumbing Work Practice [from CPC08]

Program No:



CIT Fyshwick 


1 semester part time approx. 18 x 3 hour sessions.

Cost Info:

Enrolment fees for this course are based on the costs per subject as indicated below. Subject costs identified as Full Fee receive no government subsidy. Concessions are not available. The fees below apply unless training as an apprentice or trainee.

Indicative Cost:


Likely Job Outcome:

Professional development for licensed plumbers.

Application Type:

Full Fee

Additional Information

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.

Skills Recognition

Entry Requirements

You must
- 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

To study any course at CIT (excluding degrees and non-accredited training) you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

Transition Information

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.

Subject Cancellations/Changes

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

Subject Information

Complete 4 subjects

Core: Complete all 4 subjects

  • CPCPCM4012A   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
  • CPCPCM4011A   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
  • BSBSMB401   Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business
    • 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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More Information

For more information about this course please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email