Pipe Laying Employment Project

Employment in Construction Available!

The aim of this course is to prepare students to enter the civil construction sector as a pipe laying employee by providing skills development and the basic underpinning knowledge required. Training and job placement will be delivered in partnership with Carey Training, and Zancott Recruitment.

Pipe layers perform the initial groundwork for construction by laying down pipes that provide water or gas distribution, drainage or sewage disposal.  Pipe layers must use multiple skills in their work from heavy equipment operation for excavation and levelling, to pipe laying and fitting, to blueprint reading, according to specifications for both the domestic and commercial sectors.

This 3½  week full-time program includes:
     CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry
     RIICCM207D Spread and compact materials manually
     RIICRC208D Lay pipes

Plus Working with Safety Gear, Hazard ID and Safework Method Statements, Read/Interpret plans, Manual Handling, Workplace Communication, Levelling, Excavation, Base Preparation, Thrust Blocks, Pipe Protection, Grouting and more, followed by work preparation and placement for suitable participants.

Applicants are required to have:
      Driver's Licence,
      Own vehicle,
      and undertake drug and alcohol screening


Course Admission Requirements / pre-requisites
Applicants are required to have a Driver's Licence and motor vehicle and will be required to undertake drug and alcohol screening. Applicants will be asked to attend an interview and undertake literacy and numeracy assessment through ATEC Training.

Students who successfully complete all the requirements of this course will be issued with a Statement of Attainment for accredited units and White Card.

Students who do not complete all the units of competency within this course will receive a Statement of Attainment for those units of competency that have been successfully achieved.

Delivery Locations
Ottoway Trade Training Centre 
275 Grand Junction Road

Pre-enrolment Information
Click to read important information for prospective students in regards to ATEC Policies

How to Apply
For all enquiries please contact ATEC on 1300 112 832 and ask for Shellee (Ottoway Campus).

Click to refer to Course Fees

WorkReady Jobs First Employment Projects
This course is funded through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady Jobs First Employment Projects Initiative. Eligibility criteria apply.

Visit www.skills.sa.gov.au for eligibility criteria.








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