Pool cert 4 - FAQ

Q: Who is eligible to enrol in the CPC40820 Certificate IV in Swimming Pool and Spa Building course?
A: This course is designed for tradespersons who are involved in constructing or installing swimming pools and spas. It is suitable for those working with both in-ground and above-ground pools, in accordance with client specifications.

Q: What is the format of the course delivery?
A: The course is delivered online, offering flexibility for individuals who cannot commit to traditional face-to-face sessions or travel to training centers. It is designed to be completed at your own pace, with a focus on practical, on-the-job learning.

Q: What are the requirements to access the course?
A: Participants will need to have access to the internet and a computer or mobile device equipped with a camera and microphone.

Q: Are there any language and literacy requirements for the course?
A: Yes, it is recommended that participants have language and literacy skills at least at level 3 to successfully complete the course.

Q: Does this course fulfil licensing requirements for pool building?
A: Yes, the qualification meets the training requirements for a pool building license in various states and territories. However, it is advisable to check specific local requirements for any additional evidence or prerequisites.

Q: How much does the course cost, and what is its duration?
A: The total cost of the course is $5,580, with discounts available for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Credit transfers are provided at no extra charge. The cost for the first unit is $480, and each subsequent unit costs $300.

Q: What career pathways does this qualification open up?
A: Completing this qualification can lead to roles such as Swimming Pool and Spa Builder. It also provides a pathway to further qualifications in building and construction, expanding career opportunities in the industry.