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Routine Servicing of Unpumped Hydrants & Valves (SEEKING RPL)

VBA Restricted Registration

OVERVIEW

VICTORIAN DELIVERY

FiT is pleased to offer the following units required for the VBA Restricted Registration as an RPL Pathway for those existing workers who meet the criteria listed below.

UNITS OF COMPETENCY

Unit Code Unit Name
CPPCMN2002A Participate in workplace safety arrangements
CPPFES2004A Identify types of installed fire safety equipment & systems
CPPFES2006A Prepare for installation and servicing operations
CPPFES2037A Inspect and test fire hydrant systems.
*OPTIONAL Addition
CPPFES2010A Inspect & test fire hose reels

Along with completing FiT's VBA accepted course, delivering knowledge in conducting the water supply proving test on fire hydrant systems.

Why the 'OPTIONAL Addition' unit

Choose to be RPL Assessed in this unit to be eligable for the Restricted Registration for 'Routine Servicing of Fire Hose Reels (ongoing restricted class)'.

RPL REQUIREMENTS

2-years continuous documented experience conducting routine servicing of Unpumped Hydrant systems. Required documentation:

  1. Declaration by employer
  2. Service records:
    • 6-monthly servicing – completion of at least 20 service jobs at 10 different sites
    • Annual servicing – completion of 20 service jobs at 10 different sites.
  3. Resume
  4. White Card/Construction Induction Card
  5. Certified copies of any qualifications
  6. Site Induction records
  7. Toolbox talk attendance records
  8. Knowledge around fire protection equipment identification and routine service of Unpumped Hydrant systems.

Applicants will be required to successfully demonstrate their skills & knowledge.

If you meet these requirements and would like to find out more about FiT's RPL Pathway please contact FiT.

If you do not meet the RPL requirements, FiT will be offering training in these units at an additional cost.

FEES

The fee for eligible individuals is:

  $1,400 for NFIA Members
  $1,750 for NON-NFIA Members

 PLUS the cost of $285 for VBA Exam

*If you choose to be RPL Assessed for unit CPPFES2010A, the additional fee is:

  $300 for NFIA Members
  $375 for NON-NFIA Members