Short Courses


Reviewing and honing your skills prior to attempting your Plumbing registration examination is a great idea.

For those in the plumbing industry that are seeking VBA recognition are advised to engage with pre exam training that focusses on fine tuning your capabilities, with a view to giving you a sense of achieving “the positive edge” to carry you through the rigors of practical externally set examinations.

Also for Plumbers with a view to broaden and or gain new contemporary skills in the popular areas such as Converting `A’ Type Gas Appliances and gas refresher courses are available at our Plumbing facility at Heidelberg campus.

Short Courses
Plumbing Practice
Melbourne Polytechnic's Plumbing Practice short course is a tutorial to assist participants in preparing for the Victorian Building Authority (VBA) - Plumbing Registration Exam. Participants will improve their hand skills to exam standard, and revise and become familiar with the registration exam processes.

Gas Refresher Course
The Victorian Building Authority (VBA) – Plumbing requires all plumbers and gasfitters to undergo a skill assessment in gas fitting. Fortunately, Melbourne Polytechnic has designed this perfect Gas Refresher short course to cover off the basic skills a plumber and gasfitter needs.

Converting A Type Gas Appliances
Melbourne Polytechnic's short course in Converting A Type Gas Appliances, provides knowledge for plumbers wanting to convert ‘A’ type appliances from one gas type to another using the correct components and installation procedures for these appliances.

Revit MEP Essentials
Melbourne Polytechnic rounds off its Revit short courses with this necessary tool for the modern designer - Revit Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (MEP) Essentials. Learn to use Revit MEP to populate a 3D Revit Architecture model with heating, venting and air-conditioning (HVAC) components, plus systems and reticulation including hot, cold, and sanitation water and fire protection systems.

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