CPC32713 Certificate III in Gas Fitting (Interim Gas Licence)
This course will enable participants to install, alter, remove, repair, service and test type A domestic and commercial appliances under supervision, after applying for and being granted their interim gas work licence.
Applicants who hold a Trade Licence may apply for recognition of prior learning (RPL), their application for RPL will be reviewed by a BIZMATRIX assessor.
The CPCP32173 Certificate III in Gas Fitting is delivered through in class practical with E-learning to be completed prior to training
Here’s a short video outlining the training process for the Certificate III in Gas Fitting:
Point of difference
Bizmatrix CPC32713 Certificate III in Gas Fitting is a full qualification, therefore upon successful completion students will be given a nationally accredited Certificate III in Gas Fitting. Beware that many other training organisations only offer a record of results for units complete and not a full Certificate III.
The course is open to non-tradespersons or licensed tradespersons within the plumbing, electrical, mechanical, electronics, metal work, refrigeration and air-conditioning fields, who are required to work on and install, commission and service Type A gas appliances, gas pipework for Type A gas appliances, reticulated gas supplies including gas cylinders/gas tanks, mobile and portable caravans and marine installations.
Qualified plumbers who hold a current Queensland plumbing licence are exempt from the plumbing units of training course.
For more details see notes from QLD Department of Natural Resources and Mines for details on what the licence entails and what is needed to obtain interim licence, found here Queensland Gas Work Licence Notes.
Type A Gas is used for commercial and domestic gas appliances, where a gas certified scheme exists. Often there is a program to test and certify the same type of appliance for mass production.
Gas deep fryers, six burner gas ranges, gas ovens, gas combi-ovens, gas steamers, salamanders, churrascos, paella gas grills, BBQ grills.
Display flames, gas fired bain-marie, salamanders, teppanyaki grills, tandoor cookers, naan bread cookers, large brat pans, gas steam jacketed cookers, steaming ovens and gas fired toaster ovens
Gas cookers, gas cooktops, domestic BBQ, gas stoves, gas hot water systems like Bosch Hot Water, Rheem gas hot water units, Rinnai Hot Water units.
After student completes one year on their interim licence, students are required to complete four more training units which can be found here, these units are not included in this course and are part of the Certificate IV in Plumbing and Services however are mandatory to be completed so that students can receive their full open gas licence.
If you believe you are eligible for recognition of prior learning, such as having completed work similar to Certificate III in Gas Fitting units in another trade or if you are a plumber, you may be eligible for RPL.
All students applying for RPL must complete the attached form, this is so that we can have a clear understanding of your experience. Sending through your qualifications is not enough, completion of kit is mandatory. Completing this application means that you will be able to complete the course in less time and potentially with a discount.
Please note there may be fees involved for reviewing your RPL kit, otherwise if you would like to have a face-to-face consultation with one of our team members there is an RPL review fee of $900.