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Statement of Attainment training in Plumbing Prevocational Skills [extract from CPC32413]

Overview

The program is designed to give participants an understanding of the skills and knowledge required to work successfully in the plumbing industry.

Qualification: Statement of Attainment - training in Plumbing Prevocational Skills [extract from CPC32413]
Program No: SA-TS12
Campus: CIT Fyshwick 
Duration: 1 semester part-time (approx. 8 hours per week off-the-job and up to 80 hours practical experience in CIT's purpose built workplace equivalent workshops or in an actual workplace).
Cost Info:

The 2019 enrolment fees for this course are based on the costs per subject as indicated below.

Subject costs identified as Profile apply to Standard students and 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 Commercial are full fee (FF) and 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.

Indicative Cost: $760
Likely Job Outcome: Apprentice plumber, plumber’s assistant, trades assistant.
Enrolment Type: Standard
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Additional Information

You will need to provide protective clothing and equipment suitable for working in a plumbing workshop including full-length overalls, safety footwear, personal protective equipment (PPE) such as safety glasses, welding goggles, welding gloves and hearing protection.

If you gain employment as an apprentice plumber, you will receive recognition towards the Certificate III in Plumbing for all study undertaken in this program.

Entry Requirements / How to Apply

Students must be able to read and write documents and understand maths concepts to a level required to complete Year 10. Early in the program these skills will be checked if any participants cannot read and write documents and complete maths work to the level required, they will be enrolled into additional subjects to help them build the skills needed to successfully complete the program.

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 infoline@cit.edu.au.


Subject Information

Complete 13 subjects

Core: Complete all (13) subjects

  • CPCCCM3001C   Operate elevated work platforms
    • CIT Code: CNST189
      Cost: Profile $75.25
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to safely and effectively operate some types of elevated work platforms (EWPs) in a variety of different terrains and situations to access isolated work areas. The unit includes locating, setting up, operating and shutting down EWPs. In addition to achievement of this competency, an EWP operator may need to obtain additional certification of training and experience before being allowed to operate the equipment.
      Prerequisites: CPCCCM2010B Work safely at heights
      CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
  • CPCCCM2008B   Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
    • CIT Code: CNST406
      Cost: Profile $86.00
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding to provide work platforms for various occupational applications. It includes placement of safety barriers and only involves modular scaffolding restricted to a height of 4 metres.
      Prerequisites: CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
  • CPCCCM2010B   Work safely at heights
    • CIT Code: CNST565
      Cost: Profile $21.50
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to work safely on construction sites where the work activity involves working above 1.5 metres from ground level and where fall protection measures are required.
      Prerequisites: CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
  • HLTFA211A   Provide basic emergency life support
    • CIT Code: HESC464
      Cost: Profile $32.25
      Description: This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to recognise and respond to life threatening emergencies using basic life support measures only
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCOHS2001A   Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
    • CIT Code: OHSS249
      Cost: Profile $43.00
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to carry out OHS requirements through safe work practices at any on or off-site construction workplace. It requires the performance of work in a safe manner through awareness of risks and work requirements, and the planning and performance of safe work practices with concern for personal safety and the safety of others.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCPCM2039A   Carry out interactive workplace communication
    • CIT Code: PLMB473
      Cost: Profile $21.50
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to communicate effectively through oral, visual and written means of communication in order to facilitate work practices that are safe, meet specifications and provide quality outcomes.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCPCM2041A   Work effectively in the plumbing and services sector
    • CIT Code: PLMB475
      Cost: Profile $32.25
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to prepare for and sustain effective work within the plumbing and services sector of the building and construction industry. It requires the ability to accept instructions, work with others, plan activities and perform tasks, as well as participate in workplace planning and meetings. Outcomes include effective participation in a plumbing and services workplace to promote a harmonious and efficient work environment. The unit covers the identification and clarification of the sector work context and setting, acceptance of workplace responsibility by the individual, working in a team, individual career path improvement and participation in meetings.
      Prerequisites: CPCPCM2043A Carry out WHS requirements
  • CPCPCM2043A   Carry out WHS requirements
    • CIT Code: PLMB476
      Cost: Profile $107.50
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to carry out work health and safety (WHS) requirements through safe work practices in a plumbing and services work environment. The unit requires the performance of work in a safe manner through awareness of risks, work requirements and the planning and performance of safe work practices with concern for personal safety and the safety of others. It includes the initial response to workplace emergencies; the safe use of electricity; the identification of hazardous materials, including asbestos; and compliance with legislated work safety practices.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCPCM2045A   Handle and store plumbing materials
    • CIT Code: PLMB477
      Cost: Profile $21.50
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to safely handle and store plumbing materials and to identify and address environmental concerns and associated hazards, including the disposal of waste. It addresses work health and safety (WHS) and environmental requirements to minimise risk to the health and safety of personnel and to the environment.
      Prerequisites: CPCPCM2043A Carry out WHS requirements
  • CPCPCM2046A   Use plumbing hand and power tools
    • CIT Code: PLMB478
      Cost: Profile $86.00
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to use commonly used hand and power tools in plumbing work applications.
      Prerequisites: CPCPCM2043A Carry out WHS requirements
  • CPCPCM2048A   Cut and join sheet metal
    • CIT Code: PLMB480
      Cost: Profile $21.50
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to cut and join sheet metal associated with the fabrication, installation and repair functions of the plumbing sector.
      Prerequisites: CPCPCM2043A Carry out WHS requirements
  • CPCPCM2050A   Mark out materials
    • CIT Code: PLMB482
      Cost: Profile $43.00
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to mark out plumbing materials prior to fabricating piping, steel sections, ducting and sheet materials, roofing and cladding.
      Prerequisites: CPCPCM2043A Carry out WHS requirements
  • CPCPCM2055A   Work safely on roofs
    • CIT Code: PLMB486
      Cost: Profile $43.00
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to perform safe work practices when undertaking plumbing work on roofing structures.
      Prerequisites: CPCPCM2043A Carry out WHS requirements

Related Courses

Certificate III Plumbing CPC32413
Certificate III Roof Plumbing CPC32612
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Statement Attainment training Plumbing Work Practice [from CPC08]
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More Information

For more information about this course please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email infoline@cit.edu.au