This course will equip you with the skills and knowledge for entry into an apprenticeship (Certificate III) within the plumbing industry. You will be introduced to the basic skills and knowledge that underpin the Certificate III in Plumbing.
You will learn how to locate, interpret and apply relevant information, use numeracy and calculations to carry out your work, produce technical drawings and follow instructions in a designed sequence. You will find out how to select and use the correct plumbing tools, equipment and materials along with the appropriate manual handling procedures. You will learn about the principles of sustainability and methods and strategies to identify employment opportunities in the plumbing industry.
As part of your studies you will discover how to work and communicate effectively with others and maintain safe working conditions along with how to provide basic emergency life support should the need arise.
You will need a basic level of numeracy and literacy (Year 10) and an understanding of conversational English.