PICAC is a practical training centre for the plumbing industry that offers integrated education and training programs in cutting green house gas emissions, saving water and generally addressing the key issues around climate change and the sustainability of our buildings.
This is a centre of excellence supported by all – an initiative that has bought together key industry employee and employer groups as well as training bodies so the building design meets key sustainability requirements now and into the future.
An adequate supply of plumbers to meet the challenges of climate change is as important as making sure that our current workforce has the skills they need. Young people enjoy the positive consumer reactions to the new green plumber image, which is particularly relevant to new entrants considering their career choices.
We also need to enhance the skills of established plumbers by promoting the green aspects of plumbing add another dimension to their skill base and expands the role of experienced plumbers.
Those who design install and maintain plumbing and mechanical systems in our current and future building stock can access our cutting-edge training, including: