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Restricted Plumbers Licence

State ID: S0096P

Upon successful completion of this course, the participant will be able to obtain a restricted licence from the Plumbing Licensing Board.

A Restricted Plumbing Licence qualifies the holder to remove and replace water heaters and disconnecting, removing, installing and reconnecting compression unions, temperature/pressure relief valves and expansion control valves.

Scope of work authorised under a restricted plumbing permit:

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All year round

Rockingham - All year round

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 1 day
Where Rockingham
How Part Time
Fee
Non concession:
$370
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This course is available to start anytime for online study. 

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Plumbing Contracting Licensing (Business) Skill Set

State ID: GAA40

The business units in this plumbing contracting skill set are considered self paced, as the first five days are mandatory campus attendance, then the study will be mainly online for the bulk of the course work, and then finalised by three days attendance at campus in this 12 week course.

Prerequisites

Important information

Job opportunities

Prerequisites

Students must have completed a plumbing trade qualification.

Important information

You must have completed a plumbing trade qualification.

On the first day you will need to bring your

  • Completed PCL workbooks for the lecturer to review.
  • A copy of your trades licence card
  • Other trade related evidence such as certificates, academic records, and any other forms of documentation related to industry

Resources required for class:

  • Workbooks (as per booklist)
  • Scientific calculator
  • Scale rule
  • Pens: red, blue, black and green
  • Lead pencils
  • Note pad
Job opportunities

Upon successful completion of both plumbers contractors skill sets, the participant will be able to work as a plumbing contractor in the areas of sanitary, drainage, backflow and water supply. The participant will also be able to supervise works carried out by tradespersons and apprentices.

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All year round

Bentley - Start anytime

Overview

Units

Overview
Where Bentley
How Part Time
Fee
Non concession:
$508.00
Concession:
$216.52
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This course is available to start anytime for online study. 
Rockingham - December/February campus and online

Overview

Units

Overview
Where Rockingham
How Part Time
Fee
Non concession:
$508.00
Concession:
$216.52
Get started
This course is available to start anytime for online study. 

All year round

Rockingham - December/February campus and online

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Overview
Where Rockingham
How Part Time
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Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

PVC Pipe Handling and Installation

State ID: S0038P

This course is a Water Corporation of WA accredited program, for operatives in the civil and construction areas working on land development projects where PVC pipe laying is required.

The accredited program provides essential knowledge and practical skills for PVC Pipe layers. The course provides updated theory provided by the Water Corporation to address new requirements. Assessment methods include theory and practical assessing.

Candidates must be over 18 years of age.

 

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2020 Dates

This course is being planned for delivery in 2020. Check this page again soon for updates.

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Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

Plumbing Contracting Licensing (Specialist) Skill Set

State ID: GAA41

The following theory components of the course require you to complete a workbook for each. You will be required to present these completed workbooks on the commencement of each theory class.
• Drainage
• Sanitary
• Backflow
• Water Supply

Books that are supplied to you as part of the course fee:

Drainage Units:
• ISBN: (9781742058115) CPCPDR4013A BC1909 Domestic Treatment plant Disposal Systems
• ISBN: (9781742058139) CPCPDR4011A BC1911 Sanitary Drainage systems.

Backflow Units:
• ISBN: (9781742058108) CPCPWT4012A BC1908

Prerequisites

Important information

Job opportunities

Prerequisites

Students must have completed a plumbing trade qualification.

Important information

On the first day you will need to bring your

  • Completed PCL workbooks for the lecturer to review.
  • A copy of your trades licence card
  • Other trade related evidence such as certificates, academic records, and any other forms of documentation related to industry

Resources required for class:

  • Workbooks (as per booklist)
  • Scientific calculator
  • Scale rule
  • Pens: red, blue, black and green
  • Lead pencils
  • Note pad
Job opportunities

Upon successful completion of the full course, the participant will be able to work as a plumbing contractor in the areas of sanitary, drainage, backflow and water supply. The participant will also be able to supervise works carried out by tradespersons and apprentices.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

All year round

Bentley - Part Time-Classroom-Local-Skill Set

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Rockingham - Part Time-Classroom-Local-Skill Set

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Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

Basic Combustion, Flueing and Exhaust Principles

State ID: S0049P

The Gas Legislation and Safety course comprises three modules (Gas Standards Legislation, Gas Safety and  Basic Combustion, Fluing and Exhaust Principles), and two parts - Learning and Test

Learning is available online or on a face to face basis (whichever is most suitable for the individuals’ needs) and this ends with the test that is mandated by Energy Safety, the State regulator.

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Semester 2

Rockingham - 4 December 2019

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Units

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Duration 1 day
Where Rockingham
How Part Time
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Short courses and skill set courses run subject to demand. Use the course enquiry form at the end of this page to enquire now.

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Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

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Certificate II in Plumbing (Plumbing Pre-Apprenticeship)

National ID: 52700WA | State ID: AA40

Does your career pipe dream involve real pipes?

When you complete the Certificate II in Plumbing (Plumbing Pre-Apprenticeship) you'll be what employers are looking for as an apprentice plumber, roof plumber, or gasfitter.

You will gain the following knowledge and skills to work effectively in the construction industry:

Work placement

Job opportunities

Study pathway

Work placement

Work placement is mandatory for completion of this course. SM TAFE will arrange a suitable work placement within industry for you which will involve your attendance at a workplace/worksite a number of days a week for several weeks.

[Other instructions will follow for work placement such as gaining police clearance, arranging PPE, etc]

Job opportunities

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

SM TAFE actively promotes the employment availability of course graduates to key industry partners and organisations. We also seek expressions of interest from organisations for the placement of our students into work experience. In addition, this course involves work placement, giving you further opportunity to develop relationships with potential employers. We endeavour to assist students into a career pathway, but please be aware that employment is not guaranteed by us.

To access free career planning and job search assistance, visit the Jobs and Skills Centres page.

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Semester 1

Rockingham - Full Time-Classroom-Pre-Apprenticeship

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Overview
Duration 1 semester
When Semester 1
Where Rockingham
How Full Time
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This competitive course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December for round 1 offers in Semester 1. 

Semester 2

Rockingham - Full Time-Classroom-Pre-Apprenticeship

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Duration 1 semester
When Semester 2
Where Rockingham
How Full Time
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 

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Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

Gas Standards Legislation

State ID: S0047P

The Gas Legislation and Safety course comprises three modules (Gas Standards Legislation, Gas Safety and  Basic Combustion, Fluing and Exhaust Principles), and two parts - Learning and Test

Learning is available online or on a face to face basis (whichever is most suitable for the individuals’ needs) and this ends with the test that is mandated by Energy Safety, the State regulator.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 2

Rockingham - 4 - 5 December 2019

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 1 day
Where Rockingham
How Part Time
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This course is available to start anytime for online study. 

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Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

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Certificate III in Gas Fitting

National ID: CPC32713 | State ID: J789

This course is designed for people who are already working in an allied trade and have pre-existing skills. All students must already hold a Gas Fitting Permit to Work Under Supervision from Energy Safety WA (SMTAFE can arrange this) Students will need to record 250 hours of Gas Fitting with a Licensed Gas Fitter in WA as per Energy Safety requirements before they will be issued a permit to work unsupervised. These hours can be accumulated as soon as an individual has a Gas Fitting Permit to Work Under Supervision and are not required for the completion of the Certificate III.

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Semester 1

Rockingham - Part Time-Classroom

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Overview
When Semester 1
Where Rockingham
How Part Time
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Register to study part time for this course in Semester 1. We will send you a text message reminder to attend the part time enrolment day.

Semester 2

Rockingham - Part Time-Classroom

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When Semester 2
Where Rockingham
How Part Time
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Register to study part time for this course in Semester 1. We will send you a text message reminder to attend the part time enrolment day.

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Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

Design and Size Consumer Gas Installations Skill Set

State ID: GAA87

The designing and sizing of consumer gas installations is a compulsory requirement within the Trade Certificate (Certificate IV in Plumbing) for a plumber in WA.

This course covers the skills and knowledge needed to design, document and draw consumer gas installations under the scope of operations enabled by a G class permit holder in Western Australia.

See entrance requirements for important information about studying this course.

Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

Study pathway

Entrance Requirements

Students will need extensive gas fitting knowledge at Certificate III level prior to enrolment.

Job opportunities

Delivery location, important dates and study options

All year round

Rockingham - Part Time-Classroom

Overview

Units

Overview
Where Rockingham
How Part Time
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Short courses and skill set courses run subject to demand. Use the course enquiry form at the end of this page to enquire now.

Course enquiry

Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

Service Type A Gas Appliances Skill Set

State ID: GAA37

Applicants must hold a G Class gas permit from Energy Safety W.A.

This course will train and assess students in the skills and knowledge required to competently service Type A gas appliances.

Students completing this course can apply to Energy Safety W.A. to have 'Servicing' endorsed on their G Class permit.

Students will need to conduct self-directed computer based training using Blackboard.

Course Outline:

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Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

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