Course Title: Commission air and water systems

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4308 Certificate IV in Plumbing and Services

Course Title: Commission air and water systems

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 132

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 test and commission air and water heating and cooling systems.
It covers preparing for the work, determining testing requirements, preparing systems for balancing, and the physical balancing, testing and commissioning of the systems and completion of work finalisation processes, including recording

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CPCPMS4002A Commission air and water systems


1. Prepare for work.

2. Determine testing requirements.

3. Prepare system for balancing.

4. Balance, test and commission system.

5. Restore work area.

Learning Outcomes

Refer to elements.

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.