Certificate III in Plumbing (Mechanical Services)
This qualification provides a trade outcome in plumbing, specialising in mechanical services.
Occupational titles may include:
The qualification has core and elective unit of competency requirements that cover mechanical services specialist skills and common and other specialist skills for the plumbing industry.
The qualification has options from six specialist streams:
Stream 1 Mechanical services
Stream 2 Water
Stream 3 Sanitary
Stream 4 Drainage
Stream 5 Roofing
Stream 6 Gas services.
The plumbing industry strongly affirms that training and assessment leading to recognition of skills must be undertaken in a real or very closely simulated workplace environment and this qualification requires all units of competency to be delivered in this context.
Completion of the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (ASCC 2007) is required before entering a construction work site. Achievement of unit CPCCOHS1001A covers this requirement.