After successful completion of the schooling component of your Certificate III in Plumbing, you are eligible to sit the journeyman’s exam run by the VBA (Victorian Building Authority).

This is supervised and assessed by a Licensed Registered Examiner from the Victorian Building Authority Plumbing Division.

With the successful completion of the tasks that are allocate to you by the VBA assessor, which relate to the 5 or 6 streams in the plumbing qualification that you are completing as part of your apprenticeship (water, gas, sanitary, roofing, draining, mechanical), you will be eligible to become a Registered Plumber with the Victorian Building Authority (VBA).

The cost is listed below:

  • 1 stream:  $150.00
  • 2 streams: $300.00
  • 3 streams: $450.00
  • 4 streams: $600.00
  • 5 streams: $750.00
  • 6 streams: $900.00


National Code 0008BPLN8
Study Areas Plumbing
Study Level Short Course

Successful completion of Certificate III in Plumbing

Last updated: December 12, 2018 03:31pm