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Accredited short course

Skills in HDPE welding provide you with opportunities to work in industry sectors that require the installation of HDPE (PE100) piping systems, such as the coal seam gas sector, mining and mineral processing along with the building and construction trades, including plumbing.

For a limited time, this course is subsidised by Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ). Conditions apply call us for more information - 1800 654 447. Course details

Industry endorsed


Acacia Ridge, External

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Part time: 2 days

Course details


  • Full Fee $1,072

Cost details

1800 654 447

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Key dates

Acacia Ridge Any time Part time Classroom
External Any time Self-paced Online
Any time Self-paced Workplace


Acacia Ridge
247 Bradman St
Acacia Ridge QLD 4110

Study from any location

Resources required

Personal protective equipment:

  • protective footwear: industrial footwear (safety boots) to AS2210
  • protective eyewear: clear safety glasses (practical)
  • protective clothing: 100% cotton drill work wear
  • welding helmet
  • welding gloves.

Students failing to meet these minimum standards of dress will not be permitted entry in to practical classes.

Materials list:

  • calculator
  • notebook
  • pen.


Tuesday  8.00 am - 4.45 pm

Important Information

Prior to face-to-face classroom attendance, students will be required to complete a portion of the units online.


The successful achievement of this course requires you to complete the two elective units from the list below. These units form part of PMB30107 - Certificate III in Polymer Processing.

Electives may differ between TAFE Queensland locations and regions.

Please note: A portion of the below units is to be completed online prior to face-to-face classroom attendance.

PMBWELD301B Butt weld polyethylene plastic pipelines Elective
PMBWELD302B Electrofusion weld polyethylene pipelines Elective


Please note prerequisites / corequisites exist for this unit. For more information contact the Client Service Centre on 1800 654 447. For a full description of this course visit the Training Website.

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Full fee

This is the total cost of the course for students who do not qualify for a subsidy, or the course does not receive any subsidy.

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The Queensland Government will offset the cost of study for eligible students. You will still need to pay for a portion of your study costs. The amount above is what you will need to pay.

Higher Level Skills Subsidy

The Higher Level Skills subsidy is a one-off subsidy that offsets the cost of an eligible Certificate IV or higher courses.

You're eligible for the Higher Level Skills Subsidy if you:

  • are 15 years or older and no longer in school
  • live in Queensland full time or intend to live in Queensland for the next 6 months
  • are an Australian or New Zealand citizen, permanent resident, or temporary resident with the necessary visa or work permits
  • don't currently have (or are enrolled in) a certificate IV or higher level qualification.

For some courses, you may also be required to hold a certificate 3 in a relevant industry field.


You are eligible for the concession price of a course if you meet the eligibility requirements under the subsided costing and:

  • hold or are listed on an Australian Government Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card
  • are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
  • have a disability.

You will need to provide evidence at the time of enrolment.

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Additional Costs

There are no additional costs to study this course.


On successful completion of this course you receive a Statement of Attainment. The units in this course form part of PMB30107 - Certificate III in Polymer Processing.

Enrol now

Enrol now, if you:

  • meet the entry requirements (under the course details tab)
  • checked the important dates (under the course details tab)
  • checked the course costs and know which payment option is right for you
    (under the costs tab)
  • Read the Student Rules and Withdrawals and Refund Policy
  • Created your Unique Student Identifier and can provide this code to TAFE Queensland

To assist students with their career and educational goals, TAFE Queensland SkillsTech offers a range of support services, including Literacy, Numeracy, Tutorials & in-class support. If you would like further information or to make an appointment please phone 1800 782 000.

All done? Call 1800 654 447 to enrol today!


Note: All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.

Last updated on 24 April 2017

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