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Fire Industry Training (FiT) offers a collection of single units of competency for individuals who are already working in the Fire Protection Industry and are wanting to obtain state specific Fire Protection licenses. The training is customised to assist in students’ eligibility to apply for the variety of licences and in addition to improve their employability.


Fire Industry Training (FiT) delivers this course through distance learning using a combination of blended learning, workplace-based learning and submission of project work for assessment. Students have 6 months from the commencement date to complete a single unit of competency.


The units we have on offer include:

BSBESB401 Research and develop business plans
BSBESB402 Establish legal and risk management requirements of new business ventures
BSBESB403 Plan finances for new business ventures
CPCCBC4012 Read and interpret plans and specifications
CPCPCM3024 Prepare simple drawings
CPCPCM4011 Carry out work-based risk control processes
CPCPCM4012 Estimate and cost work
CPCPCM4015 Access and interpret regulatory requirements for the plumbing & services industry
CPCPFS4022 Commission and maintain special hazard fire suppression systems
CPPFES2039 Identify, inspect and test passive fire and smoke containment products & systems


There may be pre-request requirements for individual units of competency, please refer to the direction provided by the FiT team through the enrolment process.

For all training you will be expected to have access to:

  • Computer (desktop or laptop with internet, webcam & microphone)
  • Zoom (video conferencing app)
  • National Construction Code of Australia
  • Australian Standards.

It is recommended that students are able to demonstrate Language, Literacy and Numeracy skills equivalent to Level 3 of the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF).


FiT offer Recognised Prior Learning (RPL), students with relevant industry experience or who can demonstrate experience within the last, are encouraged to discuss the matter with FiT.

Qualification & STATEMENT

On successful completion of a unit of competency, students will be awarded a Statement of Attainment.


Graduates may be eligible to apply for state specific Fire Protection licenses.

FEES, Payment & Government Funding

FiT offers a range of accredited and non-accredited courses which do not attract government funding. Eligible individuals may attract industry or employee fund subsidies. As these arrangements vary from state to state and according to an individual’s circumstances, please contact FiT to discuss these options.

See our page RTO Information for full details of the fees & payable.

CSQ Fees apply as follows:

BSBESB401 Research and develop business plans$320
BSBESB402 Establish legal and risk management requirements of new business ventures$360
BSBESB403 Plan finances for new business ventures$360
CPCCBC4047A Quality assure fire-rated lining systems$519
CPCPCM3024 Prepare simple drawings$177
CPCPCM4011 Carry out work-based risk control processes$434
CPCPCM4012 Estimate and cost work$421
CPCPFS4025 Commission fire alarm and detection system interface devices$405
CPPFES2026 Inspect and test emergency and exit lighting systems$155
UEEEC0008 Commission large fire protection systems$455
UEEEL0036 Design effective and efficient lighting for residential & commercial buildings$425
UEEEL0063 Provide photometric data for illumination system design$425
UEEEL0070 Select effective and efficient light sources and luminaries for given locations & designs$425

Some units may attract funding under CSQ Short Courses Initiative.

Interested in finding out more?

If you would like more information or are interested in applying for this course, send us your enquiry today.

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