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Plumbing

Whether you're looking to start an apprenticeship, upgrade your technical skills or become QBCC licensed, plumbing is a career that will take you places. Specialise in roof plumbing, gasfitting, drainage, and hydraulic services design or complete a range of industry licences.

Study plumbing

From drainage to hydraulic services design, a qualification in plumbing will open up a number of in-demand career paths. With up to 50,000 job openings expected for plumbers over the next five years, now's the perfect time to get started. Our practical courses will ensure you get the hands-on training you need to succeed in your plumbing career. 

Our plumbing courses cover a number of specialisations including roof plumbing, gasfitting, drainage, and hydraulic services design. We also offer a number of industry licences in drainage, gas work and plumbing. Launch your career or upgrade skills with a plumbing qualification from TAFE Queensland. 

Career outcomes

  • Drainer
  • Gasfitter
  • Hydraulic design consultant
  • Plumber
  • Roof plumber

Information for apprentices

Learn hands on with the same equipment and tools used in industry by combining working for your employer with pracitcal training from TAFE Queensland. You'll graduate with a nationally-recognised qualification and be ready to kick start your career. 

Information for employers

Apprenticeships and traineeships are a smart way to recruit and train employees to meet the needs of your business. No matter what industry you're in, hiring an apprentice or trainee provides your business with real benefits and contributes to your bottom line.

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