- Course Code
- Course Type
- Pre-Apprenticeship; Accredited Course
- Study mode
- On Campus
- 14 weeks (4 days per week)
- Starting Date
- February and July 2019
The Certificate II in Plumbing (Pre-apprenticeship) will prepare graduates with the skills and knowledge for entry into an apprenticeship (Certificate III in Plumbing) in one of the various sectors of the plumbing industry.
This qualification has a range of units that introduce the learner to basic plumbing skills and knowledge including:
- working safely as part of a team
- measuring and calculating
- using basic industry terminology to communicate effectively
- reading plans and specifications
- selecting and using plumbing tools, equipment and materials
- producing simple technical drawings
- using basic welding equipment
- using plumbing pipes, fittings and fixtures to simulate plumbing installations.
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
VET Student LoansNot Applicable
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 Certifcate 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 Federation Training 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.