x
  • CPC32713 - selected units

Interim Gas Work Licence

Accredited Skill Set
At a glance

At a glance

Are you interested in becoming a certified gas fitter?  The interim gas work licence is the first step.

COURSE OUTCOME

Statement of Attainment of accredited unit/s

Get Started Today
Enquire nowApply now
Course overview

Course overview

Gain skills and knowledge to work safely and efficiently as an interim licenced gas installer under the general supervision of a fully licenced gasfitter in Queensland. Learn to plan, install and commission gas installations, complete forms, attend to notices and perform record keeping as required by gas fitters, and install gas equipment and gas appliances to the standard required by the relevant acts, standards, regulations and codes of the gas industry.

Units

The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete all units from the associated licence group listed below.

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME Unit information
Gas work licence - Servicing
CPCPCM2039A
Carry out interactive workplace communication
CPCPGS3048A
Install gas pressure control equipment
CPCPGS3051A
Purge consumer piping
CPCPGS3052A
Maintain Type A gas appliances
CPCPGS3053A
Disconnect and reconnect Type A gas appliances
CPCPGS3054A
Calculate and install natural ventilation for Type A gas appliances
CPCPGS3057A
Size consumer gas piping systems
Gas work licence - Caravans
CPCPCM2039A
Carry out interactive workplace communication
CPCPCM2043A
Carry out WHS requirements
CPCPGS3047A
Install LPG systems in marine craft
CPCPGS3048A
Install gas pressure control equipment
CPCPGS3051A
Purge consumer piping
CPCPGS3052A
Maintain Type A gas appliances
CPCPGS3053A
Disconnect and reconnect Type A gas appliances
CPCPGS3054A
Calculate and install natural ventilation for Type A gas appliances
CPCPGS3057A
Size consumer gas piping systems
Interim gas work licence
CPCPCM2043A
Carry out WHS requirements
CPCPGS3046A
Install LPG systems in caravans, mobile homes and mobile workplaces
CPCPGS3047A
Install LPG systems in marine craft
CPCPGS3048A
Install gas pressure control equipment
CPCPGS3049A
Install Type A gas appliance flues
CPCPGS3051A
Purge consumer piping
CPCPGS3052A
Maintain Type A gas appliances
CPCPGS3053A
Disconnect and reconnect Type A gas appliances
CPCPGS3054A
Calculate and install natural ventilation for Type A gas appliances
CPCPGS3056A
Install gas piping systems
CPCPGS3057A
Size consumer gas piping systems
CPCPGS3059A
Install LPG storage of aggregate storage capacity up to 500 litres
CPCPGS3061A
Install and commission Type A gas appliances

Note: Not all electives are available at all campuses.

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME Unit information
Gas work licence - Servicing
CPCPCM2001A
Work effectively in the plumbing and services sector
Gas work licence - Caravans
CPCPGS3001A
Install gas piping systems
Interim gas work licence
CPCCOHS2001A
Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
CPCPGS3055A
Install gas sub-meters
CPCPGS3060A
Install LPG storage of aggregate storage capacity exceeding 500 litres and less than 8KL

Note: Not all electives are available at all campuses.

Get Started Today
Enquire nowApply now
Ways to study

Ways to study

Get Started Today
Enquire nowApply now

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 will give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

Learn more about university pathways
  • James Cook University
  • University of Queensland
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Southern Queensland
Payment options

Payment options

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.

Money IconUpfront payment

This is the total cost of the course you need to pay when you enrol if you are not eligible for a subsidy or concession.

Learn more

Money IconPayment plan

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

Learn more

Get Started Today
Enquire nowApply now
Important Information
Important Information

Important Information


Entry requirements

Participants whose Gas Licence has lapsed for one or more years will need to apply to resit their Gas Licence test with the examiner. 

Resources required

Personal protective equipment:

  • protective clothing - neat and casual clothing ( in classroom), 100% cotton drill shirt and cotton drill shorts for any practical classes 
  • protective footwear steel capped (AS/NZ 2210)
  • protective eyewear - safety glasses or clip-ons, if prescription glasses are normally worn (AS/NZ 1336 or 1337)

Students failing to meet these minimum standards of dress will not be permitted entry in to practical classes.

Materials List

  • 5m tape measure
  • Gas Match (lighter)

Applicants and holders of a Gas Work Licence must have current versions of the following standards and regulations available at all times:

  • Petroleum and Gas (Production and Safety) Regulation 2004 (available for download from the [link] Queensland Legislation website at www.legislation.qld.gov.au [link])
  • AS/NZS 5601.1: - Gas Installations – General Installations
  • AS/NZS 5601.2: – Gas Installations – LP Gas Installations in caravans and boats for non‐propulsive purposes
  • AS/NZS 1596: – The Storage and Handling of LP Gas
  • AS/NZS 4575: - Gas Appliances - Quality of Servicing
  • AS/NZS 4646: - Gas Appliance Standards - Definitions and Calculations

Assessment Methods

Skill and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying at TAFE Queensland, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and through recognition of prior learning. Read more about assessment methods.

Disclaimer

All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.

Get Started Today
Enquire nowApply now
How to apply

How to apply

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and credit transfers


Fast track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. Getting recognition for the skills you've gained from the workplace or previous learning means less study time for you, and getting the paper to prove you're qualified a whole lot sooner. We can assess your skills, directly apply credits from previous successful study, and give you advanced standing in your course.

Learn more

test

Get started with TAFE Queensland

If you have read and understood the student rules, refund policy, understand your fees and payment options, have a Unique Student Identifier (USI) and checked you meet the entry requirements and selection criteria for this course, you're ready to get started.

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 will give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

Learn more about university pathways
  • James Cook University
  • University of Queensland
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Southern Queensland