CPC32612 - Certificate III in Roof Plumbing

This course is designed for Australian apprentices employed under a training contract in the construction trades and provides skills development and the underpinning knowledge required for a career in the plumbing industry, with specialist units in roof plumbing.

Training is delivered and assessed over the term of the Training Contract (usually 4 years) and you will be assigned an ATEC Case Manager who will work with you and your employer to develop a Training Plan that suits the needs of you and your employer.

You will be required to attend trade school to complete some of the units of competency, whereas others will be trained and assessed on-the-job.

Please call 1300 112 832 for further information.

WorkReady Subsidised Training
This course is subsidised by the South Australian Governments' WorkReady initiative for eligible students. Only students who meet the eligibility criteria in addition to the following condition will qualify for subsidised training.

  • Training Contract - A student signed into a training contract with an employer i.e. an Apprentice or a Trainee.
Course Admission Requirements / pre-requisites
Completion of the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (ASCC 2007) is required before entering a construction work site. Completion of unit CPCCOHS1001A will allow students to achieve this.
Employment Outcomes
Certificate courses aim to provide training at the operative level to equip students with selected practical, technical and theoretical skills in production engineering as well as basic skills and an overview into construction vocations. Obtaining this trade qualification may enhance your employment opportunities.
NB: Completion of this course does not guarantee an employment outcome.
Skills Covered





Plan and organise work


Carry out measurements and calculations


Read and interpret plans and job specifications


Carry out manual excavation


Spread and compact materials manually


Work effectively in the plumbing and services sector


Carry out WHS requirements


Handle and store plumbing materials


Use plumbing hand and power tools


Carry out levelling


Cut and join sheet material


Mark out materials


Work safely on roofs


Flash penetrations through roofs and walls


Select and install roof sheeting and wall cladding


Receive roof materials


Fabricate and install roof drainage components


Fabricate and install external flashings


Install roof components


Install roof coverings to curved roof structures


Install composite roof systems


Provide basic emergency life support

Qualification for Apprentices
Successful completion of this course provides you with a Certificate III in Roof Plumbing (CPC32612).
Students who do not complete all the units of competency within this course will receive a Statement of Attainment for those units of competency that have been successfully completed.

WorkReady for Apprentices
You may be eligible for subsidised training in this course if you are:
  • 16 years or over and;
  • signed into a Training Contract with an employer i.e. an Apprentice or Trainee.
WorkReady Concessions
Concessions are available to holders of the following cards:
  • Health care card
  • Pensioner concession card
  • Pensioner concession card issued by the Department of Veteran Affairs (DVA)
How to Apply
Applications can be made:
  • online by clicking the 'Enquire Now' button below;
  • through your Employment Service Provider;
  • by emailing bookings@atec.asn.au; or
  • by calling ATEC on 1300 112 832.
View Course Fees here.

Important information for prospective students in regards to ATEC policies can be found here.

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