TAFE Queensland

Certificate II in Plumbing

52700WATAFE Queensland
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From 10 weeksfull-time(part-time available)
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Why study this course

Build the basic skills and knowledge you need to start your plumbing career. This entry-level course will put you on the path to gaining an apprenticeship in plumbing. In this course you will be given the practical skills and knowledge to use hand and power tools, carry out welding, read and interpret plans, and calculate quantities and other measurements. You will learn about working safely and effectively in the workplace and how to adhere to the industry's regulations and standards. This qualification includes a compulsory, supervised work placement where you will be able to apply your skills and knowledge and gain valuable industry contacts. Successful completion of this course will give you the confidence to seek an apprenticeship in general plumbing or roof plumbing. You may also seek employment as a trade assistant.

Career Insights from SEEK

of students felt this course had a positive impact on their career.
Roles related to this course: Plumber, Trades Assistant, Factory Hand, General Labourer, and 3 more.


This course meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.

Entry requirements

Successful completion of Year 10 (or equivalent)

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Acacia Ridge
  • Alexandra Hills
  • Ashmore
  • Bundaberg
  • Eagle Farm
  • Gympie

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit TAFE Queensland's website to find out more about your study options.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit TAFE Queensland's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, TAFE Queensland can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.

Visit TAFE Queensland's website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

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What are students saying?

Certificate II in Plumbing
TAFE Queensland
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Published Jul 2018
Certificate II in Plumbing (Pre-apprenticeship)TAFE Queensland
Graduation date2016
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Certificate II in Plumbing52700WA

You may wish to discuss the following with TAFE Queensland:

  • Course price
  • Study options available at your campus
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
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Certificate II in Plumbing