Certificate III in Plumbing

North Coast Institute, TAFE NSW

This qualification is part of the Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package. It provides a trade outcome in plumbing in roles such as plumber, gasfitter, drainer or roof plumber. There are six streams available: water, sanitary, drainage, mechanical services, roofing and gas services.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education

Structure:

Stream 1 Water (mandatory): 24 core; 5 elective; and Stream 2 Sanitary (mandatory): 6 core; 4 elective; plus units from the following streams: drainage, mechanical services, roofing and gas services.

Subjects you can Study:

Water stream core: Carry out interactive workplace communication; Read plans and calculate plumbing quantities; Work effectively in the plumbing and services sector; Carry out WHS requirements; Handle and store plumbing materials; Use plumbing hand and power tools; Carry out levelling; Mark out materials; Work safely on roofs; plus more. Sanitary stream core: Cut and join sheet metal; Locate and clear blockages; Plan layout of a residential sanitary plumbing system; Install discharge pipes; Fabricate and install sanitary stacks; Install and fit off sanitary fixtures. Plus units from the following streams: Drainage; Mechanical services; Roofing; Gas services. Plus electives.

Study Pathways:

This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship pathway.

Further information:

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

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00591E

Related Careers:

Plumber,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Wollongbar No info No
Coffs Harbour No info No
The North Coast Institute is located in the north coast region of New South Wales from Tuncurry/Forster in the south to Kingscliff on the Queensland border.

Online courses and modules are available with study patterns ranging from fully online to on-campus and web-based materials that use the latest technology to support face-to-face learning. Students also have access to a range of other flexible learning modes that enable them to study at a time, and in a place, of their own convenience.

The Institute enrols approximately 40,000 students each year.

Provider CRICOS: 00591E

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