This qualification reflects the role of a specialist hydraulic design consultant who designs plumbing and services systems in domestic, commercial and industrial contexts. The qualification includes the skills and knowledge to design complex hydraulic systems.
Occupational titles could include:
- Hydraulic design consultant.
The plumbing industry strongly affirms that training and assessment leading to recognition of skills must be undertaken in a real or closely simulated workplace environment and this qualification requires all units of competency to be delivered and assessed in this context.
Completion of the general construction induction training program specified by the model Code of Practice for Construction Work is required before entering a construction work site. Achievement of CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry meets this requirement.
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication. This qualification does not meet competency requirements for plumbing licencing or registration.