These qualifications are intended for those who want to gain the knowledge and practical These qualifications are intended for those who want to gain the knowledge and practical skills to progress onto a plumbing apprenticeship programme.
All learners will complete the mandatory units within the qualification, learners will need to
undertake the following units;
Understand the Fundamental Principles and Requirements of Environmental
Health and Safety in Building Services Engineering
Plumbing system installation planning
Complex cold water systems
Domestic hot water
Sanitation and drainage systems
Central heating systems
Domestic gas principles
*Career awareness in building services engineering
This is a standalone qualification, and is suitable for anyone aged 16 and over. As there are no age restrictions for this qualification, it can be taken by any learner wishing to embark on a career within the plumbing sector.
The level 3 diploma will suit you if you already have a good understanding of basic plumbing knowledge and skills, and want develop your skills even further to start a career in the plumbing Industry.
Our minimum entry criteria may be altered at any stage up to and including enrolment. All offers are subject to a successful interview and completion of an initial and diagnostic assessment.
For some of the programmes we offer you will require:
5 GCSE qualifications at grade A*- C or 9 - 4 including English and /or maths, or equivalent level 2 vocational qualification at merit or above (or pass if equivalent level 2 vocational qualification if pass or fail only).
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This qualification does not lead directly to a job, but it will prepare you to start other qualifications, specific to the plumbing sector. On successful completion learners will have a good understanding of plumbing knowledge and skills.
Awarding body, assessment method and more
Learners successfully completing this qualification can progress there careers further by
registering on a number of other plumbing qualification such as:
NVQ Diplomas in Domestic Plumbing and Heating
Internal assessment, Practical Assessment and examination
Personal Protective Clothing
City & Guilds of London Institute