Apprenticeships and Advanced Training


To start apprenticeship training you need to complete the following steps:

  1. Secure employment with a licensed plumber.
  2. Contact Apprenticentre, or phone them on 13 19 54, to organise a training contract between the employer and the apprentice.
  3. Choose your training provider. The details of the WA Plumbing Training Providers, their website and the courses on offer are listed below.

If you are interested in starting an Apprenticeship or Pre-Apprenticeship you can download an enrolment form from MPA Skills.

Provider Website Courses Offered
MPA Skills Training

Gas Servicing training
Migrant Gap training
Backflow training

Polytechnic West Pre-Apprenticeship
Plumbing Contractors License
Challenger Pre-Apprenticeship
Plumbing Contractors License
Migrant Gap Training
South West Regional College of TAFE - Bunbury Apprenticeship
Great Southern Institute of Technology - Albany Apprenticeship
Durack Institute of Technology - Geraldton Pre-Apprenticeship

Advanced Training

Plumbers must have a Trade License to continue Post Trade training.