Certificate IV in Plumbing and Services CPC40920

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COURSE DESCRIPTION

The Certificate IV in Plumbing and Services (CPC40920) is a nationally recognised qualification meticulously crafted to cater to the demands of seasoned plumbing and drainage professionals within the services industry. This comprehensive program provides advanced training and expertise necessary for proficiently managing plumbing systems, ensuring compliance with regulatory standards, and delivering high-quality service in diverse service contexts.

The course is designed to meet the needs of Plumbers working in the building and construction industry who want to begin their own business.

COURSE STRUCTURE

VC Education delivers industry-focused training and assessment that provides you with the skills, knowledge, and experience to achieve the Certificate IV in Plumbing and Services.

VC Education’s Certificate IV in Plumbing and Services, developed by industry professionals, is designed to align with current and emerging industry trends, offering practical, real-world applications.

To achieve this qualification, you must demonstrate competency in 15 units of competency comprised of 10 core units and 5 electives.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Must be 18 years or older
Demonstrate the required level of Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) skills
Completion of the general construction induction training program specified by the model Code of Practice for Construction Work. Achievement of unit CPCCWHS1001 – Prepare to work safely in the construction industry meets this requirement
No formal pre-requisite required, however, it is beneficial for students to have completed a Certificate III in Plumbing.

OVERVIEW

This qualification reflects the role of an experienced plumbing service operator with advanced technical skills and/or responsibility for project design and supervision; or a hydraulic consultant responsible for designing hydraulic components and systems that meet client requirements and help in effective water management in domestic, commercial and industry contexts.

DELIVERY METHOD

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Assessment is available to candidates who possess a minimum of two (2) years of relevant industry experience. This assessment process is conducted by a qualified industry expert Trainer and Assessor. Following the completion of the RPL Assessment, candidates will receive a personalised Training Plan that outlines the units of competency to be undertaken for training and assessment.

Duration: Maximum 24 months

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Registered Plumbing and Drainage Contractor
Plumbing and Drainage Licence
Hydraulic Designer

CORE UNITS

BSBESB402

Establish legal and risk management requirements of new business ventures

CPCCBC4012

Read and interpret plans and specifications

CPCPCM4011

Carry out work-based risk control processes

CPCPCM4012

Estimate and cost work

CPCPCM4015

Access and interpret regulatory requirements for the plumbing and services industry

CPCPDR4011

Design and size sanitary drainage systems

CPCPDR4012

Design and size stormwater drainage systems

CPCPGS4011

Design and size consumer gas installations

CPCPSN4011

Design and size sanitary plumbing systems

CPCPWT4011

Design and size heated and cold-water services and systems

ELECTIVE UNITS

CPCPGS4022

Service Type A gas appliances

CPCPWT4022

Commission and maintain backflow prevention devices

CPCPRF4011

Design and size roof drainage systems

CPCPDR4013

Design and size domestic treatment plant disposal systems

CPCCBC4024

Resolve business disputes