TAFE Queensland

Certificate IV in Plumbing and Services

CPC40912TAFE Queensland
Institution rating
From 12 monthsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
Online, On-campus
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Why study this course

Take your plumbing career to the next level with this mid-level technical course. Develop the advanced skills and knowledge required for a range of specialisations and/or industry licences.  If you choose to complete the full qualification, depending on location, you have the option to specialise in: Hydraulics Services Design Plumbing Operations Alternatively licencing endorsements can be achieved by completion of selected units, in areas including: Commissioning and Maintaining Backflow Prevention Devices Thermostatic Mixing Valves You also have the option to complete selected units only to be eligible to apply for a range of industry licences including: Drainer licence (Occupational) Full Gas Work licence Plumbing licence (Occupational) Contractor's licence (Plumbing and Drainage) Contracting Gas licence

Career Insights from SEEK

Roles related to this course: Plumber, Gasfitter, Tradesperson, Fitter, and 3 more.


This course meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.

Entry requirements

Completion of a relevant trade qualification or equivalent such as a Certificate III in Plumbing

It is highly recommended that you also hold:

  • A current provisional Plumbers Licence; OR
  • A current provisional Drainers Licence; OR
  • A current Interim Gas Work Licence

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Acacia Ridge
  • Ashmore
  • Cairns
  • Mooloolaba
  • Townsville (Trade Training Centre Bohle)
Online study also available

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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Certificate IV in Plumbing and ServicesCPC40912

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

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