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SSCPC0002

Commission and Maintain Backflow Prevention Devices Skill Set

Expand your plumbing knowledge today! Install, test and maintain backflow prevention devices. 

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TIME 3 days / Full Time NEXT START DATE 06 Jun 2022
STUDY LOCATIONS Greater Brisbane Sunshine Coast Far North Queensland North Queensland
WAYS TO STUDY On Campus
WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Full Fee
$585

Course overview

Upon successful completion of CPC32413 - Certificate III in Plumbing, complete this unit to obtain the skills and knowledge to test, commission and maintain backflow prevention devices. 

This course will enable eligibility for endorsement on your licence and revalidation is required every 5 years.

Course outcome:

Statement of Attainment

Industry experienced teachers

Our teachers are qualified tradespeople who have strong industry relationships and are experts at passing their knowledge on to you.

What you will study.

The successful achievement of this skill set requires you to complete the unit listed below.

  • UNIT CODE
  • UNIT NAME

  • UNIT CODE
  • CPCPWT4022A
    Commission and maintain backflow prevention devices
    UNIT CODE :
    CPCPWT4022A
    Unit description :

    This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to test, commission and maintain backflow prevention devices in water services. It covers preparation for work, identification of testing and commissioning requirements, physical testing and commissioning of devices, maintenance of devices and completion of work finalisation processes.

  • UNIT NAME
  • Commission and maintain backflow prevention devices
Ways to study
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Acacia Ridge
06 Jun 2022
3 days
Full time
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $585
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Nambour
25 Jul 2022
2 weeks
Part time
Classroom
  • Full fee: $585
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Cairns
Anytime
up to 3 weeks
Part time 2 nights per week
Tuesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $585
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Townsville (Trade Training Centre Bohle)
Anytime
up to 3 weeks
Part time 3 nights per week
Tuesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $585

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Commission and Maintain Backflow Prevention Devices Skill Set (SSCPC0002)

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Commission and Maintain Backflow Prevention Devices Skill Set

COURSE CODE: SSCPC0002
Payment Options

How can I pay for this course?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what’s right for you, get in touch. We’re here to help. 

Payment plan

If you have difficulty paying for the full cost of a course upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.

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Upfront payment

This may be the full fee for the course, or the student contribution amount if you are eligible for a subsidy or concession.

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Important Information

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Selection criteria

You must hold a provisional or open plumbers license. It is also recommended that you have sound literacy and numeracy skills.

Resources Required

You are responsible for meeting the minimum occupational health and safety requirements in practical classes. This includes the use of safety glasses, protective footwear with covered uppers, steel capped toes and non-slip soles to AS2210, leather gloves to AS2161, and hair protection. You should also wear 100% cotton drill industry-standard clothing.

If you fail to meet these minimum standards of dress, you will not be permitted entry into practical classes.

Need to know

Replacement skill set
This skill set has been superseded, as of 26 November 2020. A transition period applies to enable current students to complete their study. The transition period finishes on 27 November 2022. If required, enrolments will be transitioned into the replacement qualification.

Pathways

University Pathways.

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

Learn more about University Pathways

  • James Cook University
  • Southern Cross University
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • Federation University
  • University of Southern Queensland

How to Apply

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