The programme is offered to people who want to obtain the skills and knowledge required to perform plumbing tasks. It includes communicating effectively with others as part of plumbing operations; using and maintaining power tools and machines; application of basic manual metal arc welding techniques; performing calculations related to plumbing operations; carrying out basic levelling; performing basic bricklaying and plastering and rendering tasks as part of plumbing operation; performing basic concreting; carrying out basic setting out; reading and interpreting basic building drawings; applying basic oxy-acetylene welding techniques; installing and adjusting water service controls and devices; installing water mains pipe system; setting out and installing water services; and demonstrate knowledge of HIV and AIDS in the workplace.
(7 – 10 months duration)
The Current National Courses – Plumbing and Pipe fitting
National Qualification Framework (NQF) based course