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Special Hazards Fixed System Testing & Maintenance - Installation & Decommissioning

Meets requirements to apply for EAHL

OVERVIEW

VICTORIAN & QUEENSLAND DELIVERY

This course is designed for currently registered Sprinkler Fitters. Successful completion of the course meets the requirement for applying for a qualified persons Extinguishing Agent Handling Licence (EAHL) 2 & 3.

DURATION AND STRUCTURE

This 4-day course is run on PPTEU RDO's from 7:30am - 4:00pm. It is delivered at the Plumbing Industry Climate Action Centre (PICAC), 6/306 Albert St Brunswick and is run subject to demand based on confirmed enrolments.

UNITS OF COMPETENCY

Course duration, units of competency and course fees are based on an individual having completed a Certificate III in Fire Protection after 1999 and may include some or all of the units of competency below:

Unit Code Unit Name
CPPFES2025A Inspect, test and maintain gaseous fire-suppression systems
CPPFES2043A Prevent ozone depleting substance and synthetic greenhouse gas emissions
CPPFES2047A Inspect and test control and indicating equipment
CPPFES3046A Decommission gaseous agent containers and actuators
CPPCMN2002A Participate in workplace safety arrangements
CPPFES2006A Prepare for installation and servicing operations

Persons holding a pre-1999 qualification should contact Fire Industry Training for information regarding course content, duration and pricing.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

It is recommended that students are able to demonstrate Language, Literacy and Numeracy skills equivalent to Level 3 of the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF).

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING AND CREDIT TRANSFER

Not applicable to this short course.

QUALIFICATION AND STATEMENT

A Statement of Attainment will be issued upon successfully completion of the course.

PATHWAYS

This qualification offers pathways into industry specific short course or a higher level qualification designed to maximise employability, including CPC50509 Diploma of Fire Systems Design - Water Stream.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Licence applications are made directly to the relevant licensing authority.

FEES

FiT offers a range of accredited and non-accredited courses which do not attract government funding. Eligible individuals may attract industry or employee fund subsidies. As these arrangements vary from state to state and according to an individual’s circumstances, please contact FiT to discuss these options.

 Full Fee (Unsubsidised Student) $1,200

 Member of Master Plumbers, AMAC or NFIA $960

 Member of PPTEU (VIC only) $Nil

Advertised course duration and costs are for a person who has completed a Certificate III in Fire Protection after 1999. Individuals who have not completed the qualification or who have completed a qualification prior to 1999 are requested to contact FiT for more information.