50 hours of learning and assessment:
1 x 4 hr workshop (mid-week, after hours)
2 x 8 hr workshops (Sat and Sun)
VBA Recognised Training for Registration eligibility
This course will provide learners with the skills and knowledge required to diagnose and repair faults on domestic and commercial Type A gas appliances.
Work associated with this unit is undertaken within the scope of AS/NZS 5601:2013 Part 1 Gas installations and local licensing requirements (gas, electrical and plumbing).
This unit is prescribed by the VBA as part of the eligibility requirements to obtain registration or licensing in the Victorian specialised class of plumbing: Type A appliance servicing work.
Successful applicants will also be required to complete a Learning, Literacy, and Numeracy (LLN) Assessment
It is a Training Package requirement that the following two units must be completed prior to undertaking this unit:
Avante Education can assist you with obtaining these units, or where applicable provide a Recognition of Current Competency (RCC) and / or Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process that will assist you in providing evidence that you have acquired the necessary skills to satisfy entry into the course.
Further information will be provided as part of the course confirmation process.
The course is delivered over 50 hours of learning and assessment that includes:
To gain competency in the unit, the students are required to do the following:
Our course is an approved pathway to VBA registration, which is then subject to an external assessment.
The VBA will conduct an external assessment for those learners who wish to receive endorsement on their plumbing license in Type A gas appliance servicing. The Statement of attainment received upon successful completion of the course will enable the learners to proceed with the endorsement process for their Plumbing License through the VBA.
Please visit the VBA License requirements for Type A Appliance servicing for more information.
A payment of $173.40 is payable to the VBA for this assessment.
Please visit the VBA License Fee webpage for the latest fees and charges.
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