Certificate III in Plumbing (08)
Central Queensland Institute of TAFE
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This qualification is part of the Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package. It is designed to provide training in Plumbing and services work activities occurring in water, sanitation, drainage, irrigation, roofing, and mechanical, fire and gas services. Training may include installing pipework, testing and maintaining pipes, fixtures, gas meters and regulators, and installing pumps, gas appliances, water tanks, water heaters and water heating systems.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Work effectively in the plumbing and services sector; Carry out interactive workplace communication; Carry out OHS requirements; Read plans and calculate plumbing quantities; Handle and store plumbing materials; Use plumbing hand and power tools; Carry out levelling; Cut and join sheet metal; Mark out materials; Apply first aid in the workplace; Weld using oxy-acetylene equipment; Weld using arc welding equipment; Carry out simple concreting and rendering; Work safely on roofs; Flash penetrations through roofs and walls; Weld plastic pipe using fusion method; Fabricate and install non-ferrous pressure piping; Locate and clear blockages; Fabricate and install fire hydrant and hose reel systems; Plan layout of a residential sanitary plumbing system; Install discharge pipes; Fabricate and install sanitary stacks; Install and fit off sanitary fixtures; Set out and install water services; Install and adjust water service controls and devices; Install and commission water heating systems; Install water pump sets; Fit off and commission hot and cold water services; Connect irrigation systems from drinking water supply. Plus electives.
Year 10; Relevant industry employment. Completion of a pre vocational course and/or pre-apprenticeship course in plumbing would be an advantage.