This program is a post trade qualification designed for licensing of plumbers and gasfitters in Queenland. It provides for two work area categories or licence classes-Plumbers and Gas-fitters. This program provides the information required for the qualification of licensed plumber in the State of Queensland. Subjects include plan, size and layout, water supply and sanitary systems. On successful completion of this course, learners will be able to satisfy the training requirements specified by the Plumbers and Drainers Board when seeking an open Plumbing Licence to undertake plumbing work related to their principal trade or daily scope of work- Satisfy the training requirements specified by the Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Water when seeking a Gas Work Authorisation.
Students should mail their application form and enrolment details to SkillsTech Australia, LMB 2020, Archerfield QLD 4108.
SkillsTech Australia is the lead TAFE institute for training in automotive, building and construction, manufacturing and engineering, electrical/electronic and sustainable technologies throughout Queensland. It commenced trading as a Registered Training Organisation. SkillsTech Australia, a key component of the government's $1 billion Queensland Skills Plan, was created as part of a multi-faceted response to Queensland's skills shortages by modernising the way trade and technician training is delivered throughout the state. Working closely with industry to ensure relevance, SkillsTech Australia is reviewing and redesigning trade and technician programs to suit both the needs of the learner and industry's needs for innovative, technology-driven, efficient and flexible training. SkillsTech Australia assumed responsibility for all metropolitan Brisbane trades training facilities, staff and students, regardless of which training centre the training is being delivered.