Course / qualification / unit code and title
CPCPGS4011C Design and size consumer gas installations
Gas licence level training
This course will enable learners to design, size and document the layout of consumer gas installations that feature;
This work may be done in multi storied buildings and/or multiple buildings supplied through one gas source.
It covers preparing for the work, identifying and confirming system requirements, design system layout and work finalisation processes, including documentation.
Regional participants welcome! Online training options available for participants at home. Contact PICAC for more details.
There are no prerequisite units for this unit of competency.
However learners must have completed the Certificate III in Plumbing or equivalent and be registered in gas.
It is also recommended that learners are able to demonstrate language, literacy and numeracy skills equivalent to Level 3 and Level 4 of the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF).
All new entrants to this unit will be required to undergo a pre-assessment of their language, literacy and numeracy designed to identify their level of ability against the ACSF.
Course delivery involves:
On successful completion of CPCPGS4011C Design and size consumer gas installations learners will be able to:
Learners successfully completing this course will receive a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment.
This unit is required by the Victorian Building Authority for registered plumbers who wish to seek their licence in Gas. It is an accredited unit of competency in CPC40912 Certificate IV in Plumbing and Services.
Assessment for this course requires learners to:
The VBA external assessment for the Gas licence will be held at the completion of the course for those learners who wish to undertake it.
Category A: $0*
Training participant is a fully financial PPTEU member. May be registered in training course by self or employer.
Category B: $275
Training participant is a Master Plumbers, AMCA or NFIA Association member.
Category C: $550
Training participant is not a member of PPTEU, Master Plumbers, AMCA or NFIA.
Note that this is an expression of interest only and does not guarantee enrolment. Confirmation of course enrolment will be forwarded to you in writing.