Journeyman's Exam: Plumbing Registration


19 hours




City Campus



Next Intake

30 November


The Plumbing Registration Exam assesses if an individual has the skills and knowledge required to work as a registered plumber. The VBA examiners test an individuals knowledge and understanding of six main classes of plumbing work: Drainage Gasfitting Mechanical Servic eRoofing (Stormwater) Sanitary Water Supply Revision classes are held the week before the exams. You cannot complete the exam until you have completed your Victorian Cetrificate III in Plumbing is completed.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Students from TAFE colleges outside of RMIT must contact the VBA to book their exam.

Course content

Revision classes and Examination

To help you pass your Plumbing Registration Exam, revision classes are held the week before the exams.Please note the VBA states that students must complete the Victorian Cetrificate III in Plumbing qualification befoe sitting the exam.


How to enrol

More details


Participants need to be plumbing apprentices who have completed the current Victorian Certificate III in Plumbing training at RMIT or another trade school.

Materials supplied

All relevant materials, assessment equipment and examinations are included.

Materials to bring

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), tools and optional equipment.

Suited to

Plumbing apprentices who have completed the current Victorian Certificate III in Plumbing training at RMIT or another trade school.

Additional notes

For more information email Sam LaRocca :

Before coming on campus all students must complete the Australian Government, Department of Health COVID-19 Infection Control online module.

You will need to email this evidence such as PDFf or screenshot of the certificate to and bring evidence that you have done so before you will be allowed into the workshops.


At the end of the exam the VBA will notify participants of their results

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