Through this qualification, you'll learn how to install, maintain and repair gas line, including meters, regulators, piping systems, appliances and ancillary equipment such as heaters, pumps, hot water systems for residential and commercial use.
You'll gain the work health and safety permits required for the industry, and graduate ready for licensing as a qualified gas fitter.
The course also covers handling and storing plumbing supplies; on the job safety including how to handle gas emergencies; using plumbing equipment and power tools; and working with LPG systems on boats and caravans. You’ll gain skills in welding, calculations, erecting scaffolding, levelling, safety and first aid.
Choose a WA TAFE college that delivers this course
To find out more about doing this course at a WA TAFE college, select one of the TAFEs listed below to read their course descriptions. You'll also be able to see at which TAFE campus/es the course is delivered.
If you would like further information such as when the course is available and how to enrol, and details of course fees, or if you have questions about how the course is delivered, please follow the Find out more link to go to the TAFE's website where you will find full course details and contact information so that you can speak to the TAFE directly.
This qualification reflects role of a person installing, testing, maintaining and repairing gas lines, meters, regulators and piping systems downstream of the billing meter, and appliances and ancillary equipment such as hot water systems, gas heaters and heat pumps associated with the use of fuel gases, including liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) systems.
The information presented on the course lists within this website is provided to the Department of Training and Workforce Development by the WA TAFE colleges and private training providers, and is offered as a guide only. It is updated regularly, however some changes to details may occur in between updates. You should always contact the TAFE or private training provider directly to confirm details and/or ask questions.