Pre-Apprenticeship

If you're looking for your first plumbing job and are having trouble getting an apprenticeship, then a pre-Apprenticeship might be right for you.

A Pre-Apprenticeship helps get your foot in the door

The 22304VIC Certificate II in plumbing pre-apprenticeship

A 13 week course that provides learners with a range of introductory plumbing skills and knowledge that makes them more attractive to prospective employers. You’ll learn:

  • Safe working conditions and basic emergency life support
  • Plumbing tools, equipment and materials
  • Technical drawings, numeracy and calculations
  • Principles of sustainability
  • Identifying employment opportunities in the plumbing industry and much more

Please note, a Pre-Apprenticeship is not a prerequisite for a Victorian Plumbing Apprenticeship, but successful Certificate II completion can reduce the term of your apprenticeship.

Master Plumbers highly recommends this course if you’re having difficulty getting your first job. After completing the course, graduates stand get a better chance for employment and often go on to complete an apprenticeship.