Scope of work

  • Install, commission, maintain, test, alter, repair and service a gas system in any building
  • Incidental work of another class.

The scope of work does not include:

  • for a gasfitter who holds only a gas work authorisation:

  • for a gasfitter who holdss only a gas work licence:

Important note:

  • "gas system" see the Petroleum and Gas (Production and Safety) Act 2004, schedule 2
  • "gas work" see the Petroleum and Gas (Production and Safety) Act 2004 section 725
  • "gas work authorisation" means a gas work authorisation under the Petroleum and Gas (Production and Safety) Act 2004
  • "gas work licence" means a gas work licence under the Petroleum and Gas (Production and Safety) Act 2004.

Qualifications required

Please see Technical Qualifications for Licensing (PDF).

    Important note:

    • "interim authority" means an interim gas work licence or authorisation granted under the Petroleum and Gas (Production and Safety) Act 2004.

    Managerial course

    Completion of the approved managerial course.

    Financial requirements

    The relevant financial requirements in the financial requirements policy.

    Licence types

    You can apply for this licence class as a:

    Important note:

    Registered Training Organisations (RTOs)

    Registered Training Organisations issue formal qualifications to people who successfully complete training. Please note that this list is a guide only and subject to change. We strive to ensure that the information contained is accurate and up-to-date.

    Other qualifications can be:

    • apprenticeship papers
    • documentation showing you successfully completed the appropriate course for this licence class
    • documentation showing you successfully completed an equivalent course for this licence class (e.g. similar modules)
    • recognition certificate
    • a qualification of statement of attainment of the required competency issued by an approved authority for the licence class.

    Recognition of prior learning

    If you do not hold a formal technical qualification, you may be able to obtain it through recognition of prior learning (RPL) by a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). The following RTOs may be able to provide RPL services for this licence class.
    53/193 South Pine Road, Brendale Qld 4500 PO Box 489, Albany Creek Qld 4035
    1300 588 749 or 0457 595 888
    07 3036 6880
    TAFE Queensland - Gold Coast
    Campuses located at Ashmore, Coolangatta, Coomera and Southport
    07 5581 8797
    TAFE Queensland - North
    PMB 1, Townsville Qld 4810
    07 4750 5451
    TAFE Queensland - SkillsTech
    Campuses at Acacia Ridge, Alexandra Hills, Bracken Ridge, Eagle Farm
    1800 654 447
    TAFE Queensland - South West
    Campuses at Bundamba, Toowoomba, Chinchilla, Dalby, Inala, Kingaroy, Nurenderi, Roma, Springfield and Warwick
    1300 914 754