The Plumbing Industry Climate Action Centre (PICAC) is a national collaboration between key industry stakeholders in the plumbing, fire protection and HVAC industries. Its purpose is to train, re-train, skill and upskill, the plumbing and fire protection workforce the Australian economy needs today, and in the future. The first PICAC campus opened in Brunswick, Victoria in 2008. Since then, PICAC has expanded to Geelong and further campuses are underway in Narre Warren, Victoria, Beenleigh, Queensland and New South Wales.


PICAC’s facilities are pre-eminent amongst training providers and include the Fire Protection Centre of Excellence, the Occupational Health and Safety Centre of Excellence, a demonstration Green Plumbing House, world class reticulated water systems, the newest technology in water and energy efficiency. PICAC was awarded the Victorian and Australian Small Training Provider of the Year 2015 at the Australian Training Awards. By showcasing the world’s very best, leading edge technology we are training the plumbers of tomorrow, today.