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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.
TimesMonday, Tuesday, Thursday 8:00am - 4:00pm
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
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.
|CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry|
|CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS Requirements, Policies And Procedures In The Construction Industry|
|CPCCCM1015A Carry Out Measurements And Calculations|
|CPCPCM2039A Carry out interactive workplace communication|
|CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications|
|BSBWRT301 Write simple documents|
|CUVACD303A Produce Technical Drawings|
|HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support|
|VU21789 Apply basic sheet metal practices|
|VU21790 Cut and penetrate building materials and structures|
|VU21791 Fabricate simple plumbing pipe systems|
|VU21792 Identify career pathways in the plumbing industry|
|VU21793 Perform basic oxy-acetylene welding and cutting|
|VU21794 Prepare to work in the plumbing industry|
|VU21795 Use and apply basic levelling equipment for plumbing|
|VU21796 Use basic electric welding equipment and techniques|
|VU21797 Use basic plumbing hand tools|
|VU21798 Use basic power tools|
|VU21799 Use plumbing pipes, fittings and fixtures to simulate plumbing installations|
Practical experiences, practical demonstrations, practical demonstrations in simulated work conditions, problem solving, theory.