Construction/Plumbing/Allied Trades

CPCPGS4023B Install, Commission and Service Type B Gas Appliances

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to install, commission and service Type B gas appliances, from the gas isolation valve and electrical isolation switch to the flue spigot on the appliance, according to current and relevant standards.

Type B Industrial Gas Appliances are required to be operated and maintained by licensed individuals in accordance with the Tasmanian Occupational Licensing Act and Regulation.

This unit of competency supports the needs of appropriately qualified experienced persons with a responsibility for interpreting and applying pre-existing design specifications; gaining approvals from authorities; preparing for work; installing gas system components and associated electrical or electronic components and controls; testing, adjusting, commissioning and servicing Type B gas appliances; and completing work finalisation processes, including formal recording and reporting requirements.

Location, Dates and Times

Claremont Campus

(15 days in total, 8am – 4.30pm)

  • Next course will be in 2019 – Dates to be advised
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to express your interest

Register early as places are limited and the maximum number in a group is 10.

Learning Options

This course is delivered on campus.

Recognition of Prior Learning

It makes sense that you should be recognised for the things you already know how to do. TasTAFE can assess your skills and knowledge based on your previous education, work history or life experience. This may help you gain your qualification a whole lot faster. For further details please refer to

Fees and Payments

2018:  $4,300 per participant

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Participants may be eligible for funding assistance – you will need to contact TBCITB on (03) 6223 7804 or website:

What will I need to bring?

Participants must supply, pen, paper, digital multimeter, Australian Standard clear safety glasses and steel capped footwear.

Essential Requirements

Participants must have trade backgrounds from the following areas – Electricians, Gas Fitter, Plumbers and Mech Service Plumber with a gas fitters licence.

All participants must be qualified and/or hold a Restricted Electrical License or full Electrical license prior to course commencement. TasTAFE is able to provide REL Training at regular intervals around the state.

Work Placements, Licensing and Other Requirements

Successful completion allows participants to apply to Consumer Building and Occupational Services for appropriate licensing.


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