Drainage (Waste)

About the Course

This course is for people who wish to apply for a Draining Work Licence with the
NSW Office of Fair Trading. You must complete five (5) units to receive the
Statement of Attainment.

Qualification Statement of Attainment
Course Code 563-10016V03
Where can I study?

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of Certificate III in Plumbing and 2 years industry

Career Opportunities

NSW Draining Work Licence holder

Study Options

Recognition of Prior Learning

Student Hubs

TAFE Western Connect - Choose how or where you study:

  • Online - Study using TAFE Western's online learning website
  • Workplace - Study at work supported by your supervisor and TAFE Western
  • Blended Learning - Study via a combination of online, workshops, web/video conferencing and mobile training units

On Campus - Study at a TAFE campus

You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so, you may wish to have this recognised. This may also reduce your training time. For further information, visit Recognition and RPL

Our Student Hubs are a great place to study, relax and find out more about how you can get the most out of your studies.

Where can I study?


  Starts in July

  Part time

  On Campus

Enrolment Code: 563-10016V03-18ORA-005


How will I study?

Delivery Location: Orange College - March Street Campus

This course meets the Office of Fair Trading requirements for licensing.

For successful completion of this course you will need:
Students must have completed the Certificate III in Plumbing prior to commencement.

TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are the ability to work independently.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

Units of Competency

Code Unit Name
CPCCBC4012B Read and interpret plans and specifications
CPCPDR4011B Design and size sanitary drainage systems
CPCPDR4012B Design and size stormwater drainage systems
CPCPDR4013B Design and size domestic treatment plant disposal systems
CPCPSN4011B Design and size sanitary plumbing systems

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

1 day per fortnight, with possible flexible delivery. Please contact the Teaching Section for attendance details on 6391 5630.

Course length: 8 hours per week for 11 Weeks

Classes start at 8:00 AM and end at 4:45 PM
Start Date: 23 July 2018
End Date: 14 December 2018

What will I pay?

Places are limited. Your place is not guaranteed until full payment is received prior to course commencement.

Non-Government subsidised fee: $2,200.00 per course (GST free). There are no fee exemptions, concessions or subsidies available for this option. Your tuition fee includes all essential study materials. Extra study resources may be available to enhance your learning and will attract an additional charge. Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for more information and payment options. Fees, charges and course offerings are subject to change.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Payment Options

Eligible For Instalments

TAFE Western can also make arrangements for payment by instalment. Contact us to discuss how you can use these arrangements.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393

What do I need?

Students must have completed the Certificate III in Plumbing prior to commencement.