Course Title: Fabricate simple plumbing pipe systems

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C2222 Certificate II in Plumbing (Pre-apprenticeship)

Course Title: Fabricate simple plumbing pipe systems

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 30

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.

Flexible Terms

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science


VE 2018 (All)

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61-3-9925 4632

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Course Description

This unit specifies the competency required distinguish, select and fabricate drainage, water and gas tubing and pipes for a range of simple plumbing jobs and in accordance with job, organisational and legal requirements.

 Registration and/or licensing requirements are applicable to undertake tasks associated with this unit. A person who carries out plumbing work in Victoria must be registered or licensed with the Victorian Building Authority (or working under supervision).

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VU21791 Fabricate simple plumbing pipe systems


1. Plan to assemble pipes and tubing

2. Prepare to assemble pipes and tubing

3. Join and bend pipes and tubing

4. Clean up work area

Learning Outcomes

Refer to Elements

Overview of Assessment

Assessment Tasks

Students must pass each of the following assessment tasks to demonstrate competent.



Task 1

Assessment 1      Workbook               

Task 2

Assessment 2      Underpinning questions                 

Task 3

Assessment 3      Practical tasks              



These tasks assesses the following Course Learning Outcomes (CLOs):

Assessment Mapping Matrix

Elements/Performance Criteria CoveredAssessment 1 Workbook activitiesAssessment 2 Underpinning questionsAssessment 3 Practical tasks               
2.1 x 
2.2 x 
2.3 x 
3.1  x
3.2  x
3.3  x
4.1  x
4.2  x
4.3  x



To be deemed competent you must demonstrate an understanding of all aspects required of the competency. Assessment methods have been designed to measure your achievement of each competency in a flexible manner over multiple tasks.