New short course: Install Medical Gas Pipeline Systems

A new short course is now available for existing registered and/or licensed plumbers and apprentices to gain the skills and knowledge to safely install and test medical gas pipelines.

A new short course ‘Install Medical Gas Pipeline Systems’ is now available to meet the demands of industry. This course provides participants with the skills and knowledge to safely install and test medical gas pipelines for use within hospitals and other medical facilities

The accurate and safe installation of medical gas pipeline systems is critical to patient safety and to prevent life threatening situations. This course is designed for existing registered and/or licensed plumbers and apprentices. It focuses on the safe and compliant installation of medical gas systems. Participants will learn the requirements to install pipelines by gaining a clear understanding of the Australian Standard (AS) 2896-2011.

On successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Check configuration of medical gas pipeline systems for compliance with plans or specifications, standards and authorities’ requirements
  • Display skills to measure, locate, set out and install medical gas pipelines and terminal units to AS 2896 – 2011 including brazing techniques
  • Understand theory of testing medical gas pipeline systems to comply with the job specification, regulatory authorities’ requirements, standards and Codes of Practice, and details recorded in the format required, and
  • Apply safety and quality assurance requirements and demonstrate effective work methods relevant to medical gas pipeline installations.

If you would like further information on this course you can contact the NSW Smart and Skilled Provider, The Service Trades College Australia Pty Ltd.
Telephone: 1300 222 727
Email: info@tstca.com.au
Website: www.theservicetradescollege.com.au

Page last updated: 20 November 2020