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Course Number: CPC40912-01V02
Do you want to live the dream and work for yourself as a licensed plumber or sub-contractor? If so, the Certificate IV in Plumbing and Services or our Plumbing Licensing course is for you. These courses satisfy the requirements specified by the NSW Fair Trading for a plumbing contractor licence or supervisor certificate.The Certificate IV in Plumbing and Services – Operations Stream is the nationally recognised pathway for qualified plumbers wishing to become plumbing contractors or licensed supervisors enabling them to sign-off or certify work.Students need to have completed the relevant Certificate III Plumbing before enrolling in this course. Participants are encouraged to discuss and confirm their licensing needs with NSW Fair Trading.
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Students need to have completed Cert III Plumbing before entering into this qualification. They will be able to demonstrate Literacy and Numeracy to Cert III level (equivalent Level 4 AQFA): Year 12 maths, with good reading and comprehension skills, plus the ability to demonstrate clear communicate skills, good reading and comprehension skills.Literacy and NumeracyNorth Coast TAFE wants you to know that while this qualification has no formal entry requirements, we do want you to succeed, so we are providing information about the skills and knowledge that would help you perform this qualification. You do need to have, or be able to attain, a level of literacy and numeracy that will help you complete your course and ultimately to work in your chosen field. Students who complete this qualification level will have a broad range of skills and knowledge that can be applied to specialised and/or skilled work areas. They will be able to identify, analyse, compare and act on information from a range of sources and have a limited responsibility for the organisation of others.North Coast TAFE can provide support for reading, writing, maths and English Language. If you would like to know more about our support options please contact us.
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A TAFE NSW Certificate IV or Diploma could give you up 6 to 12 months advanced standing in a university degree and some Advanced Diplomas offer even more credit.
Choosing a TAFE to University Pathway at North Coast TAFE is a great way to get practical ‘job ready’ skills and then gain entry to a university at an advanced stage.
More information can be found on our TAFE 2 uni page on our website.
Why study something again if you already have the skills and knowledge? Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is about helping you get your qualification faster and getting you to where you want to be!
Working with one of our RPL assessors we’ll review your life and work experiences as well as any previous study you may have done to confirm just what we can match up with your current course of study.
Note: Some short, licensing or compliance courses, eg Food Safety for Supervisors or First Aid are not granted RPL as demonstrated competency is required by regulatory authorities.
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North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.
Your government subsidised fee, and your eligibility for concessions, exemptions and scholarships, are all calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
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