Course Title: Install pipework and pipework assemblies

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3171 Certificate III in Plumbing

Course Title: Install pipework and pipework assemblies

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

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Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

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Course Description

This unit covers planning, preparing and installing pipework and assemblies.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

MEM 9.1A   Draw and interpret sketch
MEM 9.2A   Interpret technical drawing
MEM 18.1A Use hand tools
MEM 18.2A Use power tools/hand held operations

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEM10.10AA Install pipework and pipework assemblies


1. Plan the installation

2. Pipework and pipework assemblies prepared for assembly

3. Install pipework and assemblies

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including written/oral activities and demonstration of practical skills to the relevant industry standards.
Participants are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment activities to their teacher/assessor.  Feedback will be provided throughout the course.