Course Title: Use plumbing hand and power tools

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3292 Certificate III in Fire Protection

Course Title: Use plumbing hand and power tools

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

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Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

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Course Description

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to use commonly used hand and power tools in plumbing work applications.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Pre-Requisite: CPCPCM2023A Carry out OHS requirements

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CPCPCM2026A Use plumbing hand and power tools


1. Identify hand and power tools.

2. Select appropriate hand tools.

3. Use appropriate hand tools.

4. Select appropriate power tools.

5. Use appropriate power tools.

6. Clean up work area.

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.