About this unit
Delivered on-campus at the Werribee Learning Centre and at the East Geelong campus, this Course in Plumbing – Cost and Estimate (CPC40912) provides plumbers with specialist training in calculating work estimates and quotes for projects.
The unit takes 40 hours to complete, and is one of three units that must be completed in order to apply for a Victorian Building Authority (VBA) license. Upon successful completion of this course you will awarded with a Statement of Attainment by The Gordon.
In order to apply for admission into this course, you must:
- Written assignments
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In order to apply for admission into this course, you must
- Hold either a Certificate III in Plumbing (trade certificate) or a degree in Engineering in order to complete the VBA requirements and sit the licensing exam.
Enquire now if you are unsure of whether you meet the eligibility criteria.
Recognition of prior learning (RPL) may be available for skills and knowledge obtained through previous study or other relevant experience.
In this Course in Plumbing - Cost and Estimate (CPC40912) course, the units of competency you may study include:
- CPCPCM4012A - Estimate and cost work
Why The Gordon?
The Gordon is an award-winning TAFE that has been providing high-quality education and training for over 125 years. As one of the largest regional TAFEs in Victoria, it services more than 19,000 students each year. Thanks to three purpose-built campuses – in Geelong City, East Geelong, and in Werribee – students are provided with a hands-on learning experience in settings modelled on real-world industry environments. The Gordon also boasts one of the most comprehensive and diverse course ranges in all of Western Victoria, with over 230 accredited qualifications to choose from. Students receive the added benefit of access to The Gordon’s pathway program, which provides articulation and credit transfer opportunities at Deakin University.
East Geelong – 2 Fenwick St, Geelong VIC 3220
Geelong City – Boundary Rd, East Geelong VIC 3219
Werribee Learning Centre – 9 Bridge St, Werribee VIC 3030
The Gordon offers its students access to an array of support services, including academic resources and on-site facilities to help make your time on campus happy, healthy and supportive.
The Gordon Library and study support team is on hand to provide personalised assistance with everything from essay writing to note-taking, and also includes an English as an Additional Language (EAL) program for non-native English speakers. Tailored services are also available via the Aboriginal Education Unit and Disability Support Services offices. Career guidance can be sought from the Careers team at any time, and for anyone struggling with personal hardship, a free and confidential counselling service is available at both the Geelong City campus and East campus.