Prepare yourself for entry into an apprenticeship with a Certificate II in Plumbing. This course will get you ready for a prosperous career in various sectors of the plumbing industry as you tick off introductory units. Through this qualification, you’ll learn how to work safely as part of a team and use basic industry terminology to communicate with other professionals.
Each unit will build on the last as you learn to measure and calculate projects, read plans and specifications, select and use plumbing tools and materials, use basic welding equipment, and much more. Take that first step towards becoming a licensed plumber with this exciting pre-apprenticeship.
Times4 Days a week over 14 weeks. .Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8am - 4.30 pm
Qualifications and RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate II in Plumbing (Pre-apprenticeship).
Employability skills taught throughout the course. High percentage of Certificate II students attain to a Cert III plumbing apprenticeship.
Opportunities for Further Study
Above the age of 16 years old
Specialist Course Information
PlacementPlacement optional - to be arranged by student
Pathway to Industry Licence
This course may assist with obtaining the Australian Apprenticeship CPC32413 Certificate III in Plumbing. Upon the successful completion of CPC32413 Certificate III in Plumbing, applicants may undertake further study to become a licensed, registered Plumber.
Material and Equipment supplied by students
Steel capped Safety Boots. Long pants.
Student ServicesSupport is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.
Recognition of Prior LearningMany TAFE Gippsland courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
Use plumbing pipes, fittings and fixtures to simulate plumbing installations
Use basic power tools
Use basic plumbing hand tools
Use basic electric welding techniques
Use and apply basic levelling equipment for plumbing
Prepare to work in the plumbing industry
Perform basic oxy-acetylene welding and cutting
Identify career pathways in the plumbing industry
Fabricate simple plumbing pipe systems
Cut and penetrate building materials and structures
Apply basic sheet metal practices
Provide basic emergency life support
Produce Technical Drawings
Write simple documents
Read and interpret plans and specifications
Carry out interactive workplace communication
Carry Out Measurements And Calculations
Apply OHS Requirements, Policies And Procedures In The Construction Industry
Work safely in the construction industry
Practical experiences, practical demonstrations, practical demonstrations in simulated work conditions, problem solving, theory.