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Type A Gas Trade Test – Skills Update Course


Type A Trade Test – Skills Maintenance Course 2017

Who can do it?

The Type A Trade Test – Skills Maintenance course is open to anyone with the correct qualifications to match the refresher training unit, looking to gain further knowledge in gas service installation, commissioning Type A appliances and Type A gas systems (Option 1 & 2) wanting to complete their annual professional development training and updates.

What will I get from this training program? 

This training program is an interactive and in-depth approach for skills maintenance – Type A gas renewal. If you have let your gas licence lapse, you will be required to complete this training course in order to renew it. It is important to continue to stay on top of industry changes whilst building your knowledge further in the gas industry. The training program will work to give you a new understanding of gas practices.

All of our trainers have been gas for over 20 years and are still working in the industry, also enabling you to build your network and interact directly with those working alongside with you in the industry, in a non-competitive manner.


Successful participants will receive

  • Statement of Attainment in line with requirements for licensing update as per Department of Natural Resources and Mines
  • Access to technical support and information and our E-Learning resource
  • Up to 50% discount off Australia Codes and Standards
  • Discounted test appliances

Domestic Gas Appliances

Gas cookers, gas cooktops, domestic BBQ, gas stoves, gas hot water systems like Bosch Hot Water, Rheem gas hot water units, Rinnai Hot Water units.


Previously held a gas licence

Delivery mode

In class for 4 days plus a day of E-Learning to be completed in between the four days.

Course code TAK-2017


Units covered

Type A Skills Update training CPCPGS3059A ‐ Install LPG storage of aggregate storage capacity up to 500 litres

b. CPCPGS3060A ‐ Install LPG storage of aggregate storage capacity exceeding 500 litres and less than 8Kl

c. CPCPGS3048A ‐ Install gas pressure control equipment

2. CPCPGS3056A ‐ Install gas piping systems including

a. Legislation within the Queensland gas industry, with reference to

 the Petroleum and Gas (Production and Safety) Act 2004, and

 Petroleum and Gas (Production and Safety) Regulation 2004, and

 ‘Queensland Gas Work Licence and Gas Work Authorisation Requirements’ document.

b. Knowledge and understanding of industry and certifying bodies’ role ie, AGA, QGA, SAI Global,

IAPMO etc.

c. Understanding the physical properties of gas.

d. Gas safety, with reference to section 3 of AS/NZS 5601.1:2013 and/or section 2 clause 2.2 AS/NZS

5601.2.2013 and notes regarding firefighting as produced by industry representatives.

3. CPCPGS3061A ‐ Install and commission Type A appliances,

(with particular reference to section 6 of AS/NZS 5601.1:2013 / section 6 of AS/NZS 5601.2:2013)

4. CPCPGS3054A ‐ Calculate and install natural ventilation for Type A gas appliances.


Type A Queensland Gas Work Licence and Gas Work Authorisation Requirements– Version 3a Effective 23 / 01 /2017

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5. CPCPGS3053A ‐ Disconnect and reconnect Type A appliances (with particular reference to sections 3 and

6 of AS/NZS 5601.1:2013 and section 2 clause 2.2 and section 6 of AS/NZS 5601.2:2013)

6. CPCPGS3052A ‐ Maintain Type A gas appliances.

7. Completion of a Practical Experience Form


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Type A Trade Test Training $2,400 GST Free TAK
CPR/LVR Blended Training: half day of training $90 GST Free CPR/LVR

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