Licensed Plumber

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Many and increasingly more Metropolitans, Local authorities and Insurance Company’s require that any person working on plumbing works within their jurisdiction or being part of their panel plumbers must be registered with the Plumbing Industry Registration Board. It is illegal for any person who works on plumbing installation if he/she is not a qualified plumber or not working under the adequate supervision of a qualified plumber.

PIRB Registered plumbers have demonstrated their qualifications and in some case their experience, and required to have an appropriate level of insurance cover.

The various categories under which plumbing practitioners are registered with the PIRB:

  • Must have passed the relevant plumber trade test as specified in the Manpower training act section 28 or 13 and or have obtained a plumber qualification in terms of the skills development ACT
  • Pass the PIRB’s Practical and or Written assessment in the 5 Core designations (Above and Below ground drainage, Cold and Hot water and Rainwater Disposal)
  • Registered Licensed Plumbers are entitled to apply for the PIRB specialised designations subject to the completion of the relevant accredited course for the respective specialised designations.
    • Pass the PIRB’s Practical and or Written assessment in the specialised designations (Solar, Heat pump and Gas)
  • Maintain 25 CPD points over a 12 month cycle.
  • Entitled to a Registration Card and re-register every 12 months.
  • Entitled to sign off a Plumbing Certificate of Compliances for each designation passed.

Specializations

Solar

Many and increasingly more Metropolitans, Local authorities and Insurance Company’s require that any person working on plumbing works within their jurisdiction or being part of their panel plumbers must be registered with the Plumbing Industry Registration Board. It is illegal for any person who works on plumbing installation if he/she is not a qualified plumber or not working under the adequate supervision of a qualified plumber.

PIRB Registered plumbers have demonstrated their qualifications and in some case their experience, and required to have an appropriate level of insurance cover.

The various categories under which plumbing practitioners are registered with the PIRB:

Designation Requirements:

The following designation requirements must be observed to hold and/or maintain a Licensed Plumber

Solar Specialisation Designation

  • Must hold a Licensed Plumber Designation
  • Must have completed and passed the relevant PIRB approved Solar Water Heating accredited training.
  • Pass PIRB’s Practical and Written board assessment in Solar Hot Water Heating 

Heatpump

Many and increasingly more Metropolitans, Local authorities and Insurance Company’s require that any person working on plumbing works within their jurisdiction or being part of their panel plumbers must be registered with the Plumbing Industry Registration Board. It is illegal for any person who works on plumbing installation if he/she is not a qualified plumber or not working under the adequate supervision of a qualified plumber.

PIRB Registered plumbers have demonstrated their qualifications and in some case their experience, and required to have an appropriate level of insurance cover.

The various categories under which plumbing practitioners are registered with the PIRB:

Designation Requirements:

The following designation requirements must be observed to hold and/or maintain a Licensed Plumber

Solar Specialisation Designation

  • Must hold a Licensed Plumber Designation
  • Must have completed and passed the relevant PIRB approved Heat Pump Hot Water Heating accredited training.
  • Pass PIRB’s Practical and Written board assessment in Heat Pump Hot Water Heating 

Gas

Many and increasingly more Metropolitans, Local authorities and Insurance Company’s require that any person working on plumbing works within their jurisdiction or being part of their panel plumbers must be registered with the Plumbing Industry Registration Board. It is illegal for any person who works on plumbing installation if he/she is not a qualified plumber or not working under the adequate supervision of a qualified plumber.

PIRB Registered plumbers have demonstrated their qualifications and in some case their experience, and required to have an appropriate level of insurance cover.

The various categories under which plumbing practitioners are registered with the PIRB:

Designation Requirements:

The following designation requirements must be observed to hold and/or maintain a Licensed Plumber

Solar Specialisation Designation

  • Must hold a Licensed Plumber Designation
  • Holds and maintains registration at SAQCC(Gas).
  • Pass PIRB’s Practical and Written board assessment in gas