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  • The pioneers of Technical College of Fiji

    The pioneers of Technical College of Fiji for Certificate II programme at Dr. Shaukat Ali Sahib Campus on 13th of May 2016 with Hon. Minister for Education, Heritage & Arts.
  • The Hon. Minister for Education, Heritage & Arts at the graduation at Dr. Shaukat Ali Sahib Campus.

    The Hon. Minister for Education, Heritage & Arts at the graduation at Dr. Shaukat Ali Sahib Campus.
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    Smiles on their faces after graduation
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COURSE INTRODUCTION

This programme is designed to provide training in basic plumbing and sheet metal works required in the construction industry. Upon successful completion of this programme students should be able to demonstrate the appropriate basic skills in the construction trade and coupled with relevant industry attachment experience will be able to work as competent trade assistants in an industry setting.

The qualification comprises a list of compulsory standards required of an assistant tradesperson. Holders of this qualification will be able to demonstrate a broad range of basic skills including generic skills required for successful customer service as well as workplace communication and health and safety.

COURSE AIMS

The students on completion of this programme will be able to demonstrate a broad range of basic plumbing skills in joining pipes, forming and shaping sheet metal, installing and maintaining roofing systems, drains and domestic waste interceptor traps.

TARGET GROUP

The target group for this programme will be:

  • Plumbing and sheet metal workers with minimal or no formal training
  • Plumbing and sheet metal work enthusiasts
  • Vocational students
  • Secondary and High School leavers

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

A pre-requisite for entry into this qualification will hold the Year 10 level or ability to demonstrate some technical skills with basic literacy and numeracy.

CERTIFICATION

The qualification shall be awarded to persons who have gained all compulsory unit standards prescribed in the programme structure.

This qualification shall be awarded by the TCF in collaboration with FHEC standards on behalf of the plumbing and sheet metal works ISAC. Accredited providers shall comply with the internal and external moderation requirements as determined by the TCF and FHEC under Fiji Qualification Council.

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE 

Trimester

FTC codes

Units

Level

Total CP

Certificate II in Plumbing and Sheet metal Works

1

PSW0101

Select and use and care for engineering marking – out equipment

1

5.4

1

PSW0102

Select, use, and maintain construction trade equipment, machinery and tools

1

5.4

1

PSW0103

Install roofing systems

1

7.2

1

GCU0101

Collect, present and apply workplace information

1

4.0

1

GCU0102

Communicate effectively in the workplace

1

3.6

1

GCU0103

Describe requirements and expectations faced by employees within the workplace

1

3.0

1

GCU0104

Follow safe working practices on a workplace

1

3.0

1

GCU0105

Measure with non-complex measuring devices used in industry

1

3.0

1

GCU0106

Practice accountability in the workplace

1

2.0

1

GCU0107

Perform calculations for the workplace

1

3.0

1

ITC0107

Basic concepts of information and communications technology

1

3.4

1

GCE0101

Plan the method of carrying out a job in the workplace

1

3.0

1

GCE0102

Distinguish the characteristics of engineering materials

1

3.0

1

GCE0104

Identify and convert basic units of measure used in industry

1

3.0

Total Level 1 

52

3

PSW0201

Install domestic waste interceptor traps

2

4.4

3

PSW0202

Form and shape sheet metal for plumbing requirements

2

8.8

3

PSW0203

Install sub-soil drainage

2

4.4

3

PSW0204

Perform drain maintenance

2

6.0

3

PSW0205

Install drains

2

10

3

PSW0206

Install and maintain roofing systems

2

6.8

3

PSW0207

Introduction to working at Heights

2

8.2

3

PSW0208

Joint pipes for plumbing

2

5.0

Total Level 2  

53.6

2

PSW0200

Industrial Placements

56.0

Credit Points Certificate II in Plumbing and Sheet metal Works

161.6

 

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