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Get endorsed to install solar and heat pump water heating systems with this course. Increase specialist skills to, evaluate installation parameters including, roofing, cladding and design requirements; prepare documents to meet regulatory compliance and applicable rebates; perform cost and benefit analysis; evaluate a range of configuration, systems, materials and valves; plan installation and check components; plan and layout pipework systems, type and location of fittings and valves. Course details

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Acacia Ridge

Key dates and info


Full time: 3 days per week

Course details


  • Full Fee $640

Cost details

1800 654 447

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How to enrol

Key dates

Acacia Ridge Any time Full time Classroom

Entry requirements

Students must have completed a Certificate III in Plumbing, or equivalent, and must hold a current Contractors or Occupational licence.


Acacia Ridge
247 Bradman St
Acacia Ridge QLD 4110

Resources required

Personal protective equipment:

  • protective eyewear - clear safety glasses (Australian Standard AS 1336 or 1337)
  • protective footwear - safety capped, oil resistant boots (Australian Standard AS 2210)
  • protective clothing - neat and casual clothing (in classroom),100% cotton drill shorts and shirt for practical classes(sleeveless shirts or singlets are not permitted)

Students failing to meet these minimum standards of dress will not be permitted entry in to practical classes.

Current Version Textbooks Required:

  • AS/NZS 3500.0 Glossary of Terms
  • AS/NZS 3500.1 Plumbing and Drainage: Water services
  • AS/NZS 3500.4 Heated water 


Wednesday to Friday from 8.00 am - 3.45 pm.


The successful achievement of this course requires you to complete all core units from the list below.

334SWHO1A - Evaluate and plan the installation of solar water heating systems - Mandatory


Please note prerequisites / corequisites exist for this unit. For more information contact the Client Service Centre on 1800 654 447. For a full description of this course visit the Training Website.

What are my payment options?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland SkillsTech has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what's right for you, call us on 1800 654 447. We're here to help.



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Full fee

This is the total cost of the course for students who do not qualify for a subsidy, or the course does not receive any subsidy.

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Payment Plan

If you have difficulty paying the full cost of a course up front you might be eligible for a payment plan. This will allow you to pay for your course in instalments, rather than one upfront payment at the time of enrolment.


The Queensland Government will offset the cost of study for eligible students. You will still need to pay for a portion of your study costs. The amount above is what you will need to pay.


You are eligible for the concession price of a course if you meet the eligibility requirements under the subsided costing and:

  • hold or are listed on an Australian Government Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card
  • are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
  • have a disability.

You will need to provide evidence at the time of enrolment.

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Additional Costs

There are no additional costs to study this course.


On successful completion of this course you may receive a Statement of Attainment.

This course meets the regulatory requirements for a licenced plumber to gain an endorsement on their plumbing licence to install solar and heat pump water heating systems. It is also beneficial for specialist plumbers seeking to increase their technical skills.

Job prospects

  • Solar and Heat Pump Hot Water Installer

Enrol now

Enrol now, if you:

  • meet the entry requirements (under the course details tab)
  • checked the important dates (under the course details tab)
  • checked the course costs and know which payment option is right for you
    (under the costs tab)
  • Read the Student Rules and Withdrawals and Refund Policy
  • Created your Unique Student Identifier and can provide this code to TAFE Queensland

To assist students with their career and educational goals, TAFE Queensland SkillsTech offers a range of support services, including Literacy, Numeracy, Tutorials & in-class support. If you would like further information or to make an appointment please phone 1800 782 000.

All done? Call 1800 654 447 to enrol today!

Recognition of prior learning

Recognition of prior learning

Got the skills? Get Recognised! Our RPL Assessors can assess and recognise your experience, skills and knowledge, against your desired qualification. Meaning you can get the paper to prove you're qualified a whole lot sooner.

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Note: All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.

Last updated on 24 January 2018

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