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Areas Of Interest:   Plumbing & Roofing
Certificate Level:  Certificate III
Certificate Name:  Certificate III in Plumbing
Certificate Description:  As a Plumber, you could install, maintain and repair pipes, drains, cladding, mechanical services and related equipment for water supply, gas, drainage, sewage, heating and cooling, and other systems.
Code:  CPC32413
Work Type:  Practical & Manual

Skills & Knowledge you will learn

Work effectively in the plumbing and services sector
Carry out interactive workplace communication
Carry out WHS requirements
Read plans and calculate plumbing quantities
Handle and store plumbing materials
Use plumbing hand and power tools
Carry out levelling
Mark out materials
Provide basic emergency life support
Weld using oxy-acetylene equipment
Weld using manual metal arc welding equipment
Carry out simple concreting and rendering
Flash penetrations through roofs and walls
Weld polyethylene and polypropylene pipes using fusion method
Fabricate and install non-ferrous pressure piping
Fabricate and install fire hydrant and hose reel systems
Connect and install storage tanks to a domestic water supply
Work safely on roofs
Set out and install water services
Install and adjust water service controls and devices
Install and commission water heating systems
Install water pumpsets
Fit off and commission heated and cold water services
Connect irrigation systems from drinking water supply
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
Design domestic urban irrigation systems
Set out, install and commission irrigation systems
Install and commission domestic irrigation pumps
Fabricate and install steel pressure piping
Collect and store roof water
Install trench support
Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
Operate elevated work platforms
Maintain effluent disinfection systems
Select and install roof sheeting and wall cladding
Collect and store roof water
Receive roofing materials
Fabricate and install roof drainage components
Fabricate and install external flashings
Install roof components
Install composite roof systems
Work safely at heights
Perform routine gas metal arc welding
Cut using oxy-LPG-acetylene equipment
Fabricate roof coverings for curved structures
Assemble mechanical services components
Fabricate and install steel pressure piping
Install small bore heating systems
Install acoustic and thermal environmental protection systems
Select and fit insulation and sheathing
Install and test split system air conditioning
Install air conditioning control equipment
Maintain mechanical services equipment
Install refrigeration and air conditioning plant and equipment
Test, recover, evacuate and charge refrigeration systems
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
Prepare and connect refrigerant tubing and fittings
Position, assemble and start up single head split air conditioning and water heating heat pump systems
Recover, pressure test, evacuate, charge and leak test refrigerants – split systems