• Code
  • CPC40912
  • Type
  • Accredited Course
  • Study mode
  • On Campus
  • Flexible
  • Blended
  • Part Time
  • Duration
  • Part Time: 6 months - 1 year (ongoing)
  • Times
  • 8.00am-4.30pm - Days TBC
  • Starting Date
  • 8th February 2018
  • Location
  • Yallourn
  • Bairnsdale
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Course Overview

This course is suitable for those applicants that have already completed the Certificate III in Plumbing.

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate IV in Plumbing and Services.

Career Opportunities

  • Plumber
  • Fire Services Supervisor
  • Air Conditioning Technician

Opportunities for Further Study

Not Applicable

Further Information

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of Certificate III in Plumbing


Not Applicable

Online requirement

Not Applicable


Course Cost

For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of Federation Training. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Fee Assistance.

VET Student Loans

Not Applicable

Materials Fees

$50 - depending on students needs

Specialist Course Information

Successful completion of the Certificate III in Plumbing is a pre-requisite for this course.  Students have the option of enrolling in the full course, or the units they have selected to obtain their plumbing licence in their required stream.


Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Successful completion of this course is a pre-requisite for licenced areas, which would allow students to be assessed to become a licenced plumber and gasfitter through the relevant Victorian Building Authority exam

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Students must own their own general plumbing tools

Student Services

Support 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 Learning

Many Federation Training courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Course Structure

Course Modules

Unit CodeUnit Name
Core Units
CPCCBC4012BRead and Interpret Plans and Specifications
CPCPCM4011ACarry Out Work-Based Risk Control Processes
CPCPCM4012AEstimate and Cost Work
BSBOHS403BIdentify Hazards and Assess OHS Risks
CPCPDR4011BDesign and Size Sanitary Drainage Systems
CPCPDR4012BDesign and Size Stormwater Drainage Systems
CPCPDR4013BDesign and Size Domestic Treatment Plant and Disposal Systems
CPCPGS4011BDesign and Size Consumer Gas Installations
CPCPRF4011BDesign and Size Roof Drainage Systems
CPCPSN4011BDesign and Size Sanitary Plumbing Systems
COCPWT4011BDesign and Size Heated and Cold Water Services and Systems
BSBSMB401AEstablish Legal and Risk Management Requirements of Small Business
CPCCBC4019AApply Sustainable Building Design Principles to Water Management Systems
BSBCUS301BDeliver and Monitor a Service to Customers
CPCPCM4013AProduce 2D Architectural Drawings Using CAD Software
CPCPWT4023ACommission and Maintain Hot and Heated Water Temperature Control Devices
Elective Unit
CPCCBC4021AMinimise Waste on the Building and Construction Site
CPCPWT4022ACommission and Maintain Backflow Prevention Devices
CPCCBC4034AApply codes and standards to building trade and services contracting

Course Dates



Practical experiences, practical demonstrations, practical demonstrations in simulated work conditions, problem solving, documents/folio, critical incident reports, journals, oral presentations, presentations to audiences, interviews, videos, visuals/slides/audio tapes, case studies, projects, group projects, group discussions and examinations.

Can prospective students enrol in individual units?


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