Course / qualification / unit code and title
CPCPMS4011B Design, size and lay out heating and cooling systems
Mechanical services licence level training
This course provides learners with the skills and knowledge to design, size and document the layout of heating and cooling systems (mechanical services) for multi floor structures. It covers preparing for the work, identifying and confirming system specifications and requirements, design system layout and work finalisation processes, including records and documents.
Regional participants welcome! Online training options available for participants at home. Contact PICAC for further information.
There are no prerequisite units for this unit of competency.
However learners must have completed the Certificate III in Plumbing or equivalent and be registered in mechanical services.
It is also recommended that learners are able to demonstrate language, literacy and numeracy skills equivalent to Level 3 and Level 4 of the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF).
All new entrants to this unit will be required to undergo a pre-assessment of their language, literacy and numeracy designed to identify their level of ability against the ACSF.
Course delivery involves:
Learners successfully completing this course will receive a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment.
This unit is required by the Victorian Building Authority for registered plumbers who wish to seek their mechanical services licence. It is an accredited unit of competency in CPC40912 Certificate IV in Plumbing and Services.
Assessment for this course requires learners to:
The VBA external assessment for the Mechanical Services licence will be held at the completion of the course for those learners who wish to undertake it.
Category A: $0*
Training participant is a fully financial PPTEU member. May be registered in training course by self or employer.
Category B: $560
Training participant is a Master Plumbers, AMCA or NFIA Association member.
Category C: $800
Training participant is not a member of PPTEU, Master Plumbers, AMCA or NFIA.