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Certificate IV in Plumbing and Services (Operations Stream)

National Course Code: CPC40912

TAFE NSW Course Number: CPC40912-01V03

Mount Druitt

Study Type:
Part Time Evening

Start Date:
23 Jul 2018


36 weeks

Nominal Hours:

Full Fee: $7,250
Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $2,850

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  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Government Subsidised
  • Traineeship

Contact by Training Services NSW

If your course has been funded by Training Services NSW under Smart and Skilled, you may be contacted by a Training Services NSW representative to discuss your experience at Western Sydney Institute.

This qualification provides an outcome for:
- experienced fire operators with responsibility for project design and supervision (Fire services stream)
- experienced plumbing service operators with responsibility for project design and supervision (Air conditioning and mechanical services stream)
- plumbers who manage a plumbing business (Plumbing and services – Management stream)
- specialist plumbing services tradespersons and operators seeking to deepen their technical skills (Plumbing and services – Operations stream)
- specialist hydraulic consultants (Hydraulic services design stream).

The qualification has core and elective unit of competency requirements that cover common skills for the plumbing industry, as well as the four specialist streams and a range of elective options.

The plumbing industry strongly affirms that training and assessment leading to recognition of skills must be undertaken in a real or very closely simulated workplace environment and this qualification requires all units of competency to be delivered in this context.

Completion of the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (ASCC 2007) is required before entering a construction work site. Achievement of unit CPCCOHS1001A covers this requirement.

This is a licensed occupation. Check with relevant state and territory licensing and regulatory authorities. State and territory jurisdictions may have different regulatory requirements.

This course reflects the packaging requirements for CPC40912 Certificate IV Plumbing and Services (Operations Stream) within the Construction, Plumbing and Services Integrated Framework (CPC08 V6) and learners must hold a Certificate III in Plumbing to enrol in this course.

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To ensure you leave us with the most up to date qualification...

If during or after your enrolment, the course in which you are enrolled is updated in line with national industry standards, the Institute reserves the right to transition you into an alternate course. If this becomes necessary, the Institute will advise you of the change and the arrangements which will be available for you to complete your alternate course.

This 'Plumbing and services - Operations' stream has an entry requirement of the completion of a relevant trade qualification or equivalent

Credit (or recognition) for modules/units may be granted based on previous learning, studies, work and/or life experiences. Please discuss this with the teaching section when you enrol.

Occupational titles may include:
- Plumbing contractor
- Fire services supervisor
- Air conditioning technician
- Specialist hydraulic designer

BSBSMB401A Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business
CPCPDR4011B Design and size sanitary drainage systems
CPCPSN4011B Design and size sanitary plumbing systems
CPCCBC4012B Read and interpret plans and specifications
CPCPDR4012B Design and size stormwater drainage systems
CPCPWT4011B Design and size heated and cold water services and systems
CPCPCM4011A Carry out work-based risk control processes
CPCPGS4011C Design and size consumer gas installations
CPCCBC4025A Manage personal work priorities and professional development
CPCPDR4013B Design and size domestic treatment plant disposal systems
CPCCBC4034A Apply codes and standards to building trade and services contracting
CPCPGS3061A Install and commission Type A gas appliances
BSBOHS403B Identify hazards and assess OHS risks
CPCPCM4012A Estimate and cost work
CPCPRF4011B Design and size roof drainage systems

The above list includes units being offered at this campus and that are required to complete this qualification. Other colleges may offer different elective options. For some courses the electives will not be listed however they will be discussed during your first class. Please see www.tafensw.edu.au for the full list of elective units available within this course.

Smart and Skilled Student Fees

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 870 for further information and advice.

First qualification$2,440
Second qualification$2,850
Non-government subsidised fee$7,250

Trainees: From 2016 if you are starting a traineeship that is on the NSW Skills List, your Smart and Skilled fee for the whole qualification will not be more than $1,000.

There is an additional cost of $200 for materials, books and learning resources.

For full details on TAFE NSW fees and money matters please visit our Paying for Your Course page.

Start Date: 23 Jul 2018

Part Time Evening: 8 hours per week x 36 Weeks

Face to Face Classes being offered 2 nights per week 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm Nights of attendance will be advised during the orientation session on Wednesday 27 June 2018 + Unsupervised Self-paced Homework varies

To enrol into this course, you are required to attend a Compulsory Information and Enrolment Session on
Wednesday, 27 June 2018 between 9 am to 6 pm
TAFE NSW Mount Druitt
Building D, Ground Floor, Room D.G.19
Cnr Mount Street & North Parade
Mount Druitt

Payment must be made to be enrolled in this course - No Payment means No Start. If you require any further information ring Norm Browne - Head Teacher 9208 6337

Please note: your enrolment will not be finalised unless you have completed the CERTIFICATE III in Plumbing Qualification or provide a TRANSCRIPT as evidence that has been sighted by the teaching section.

You will need a Unique Student Identifier (USI) to register for this course. If you do not have a USI, you can create one by visiting usi.gov.au. If you cannot remember your USI or if you have forgotten you have one, please visit the USI Website for assistance in retrieving your USI .

For further assistance, contact the WSI Service Centre on 131 870.

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