Course Title: Disconnect and reconnect Type A gas appliances

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3307 Certificate III in Plumbing

Course Title: Disconnect and reconnect Type A gas appliances

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 16

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 99254468

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Course Description

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to disconnect and reconnect services from Type A gas appliances operating on natural gas (NG), or liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), or tempered liquefied petroleum gas (TLPG) up to 200kPa.
The work is confined to disconnecting and reconnecting a like appliance.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

CPCPCM2043A Carry out WHS requirements

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CPCPGS3053A Disconnect and reconnect Type A gas appliances


1 Prepare for work.

2 Identify appliance requirements.

3 Disconnect and reconnect equipment.

4 Test operation of equipment.

5 Clean up.

Learning Outcomes

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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.