Plumbing - Level 3 Diploma in Plumbing Studies (6035-03)

What are the Course Requirements?

Candidates should already hold the Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing Studies or equivalent in order to complete the qualification satisfactorily. Without evidence of formal qualifications, candidates must demonstrate adequate prior knowledge and experience to ensure they have the potential to gain the qualification.

Am I right for the course?

this course is for candidates who want to work as plumbers in the building services engineering sector. This qualification does not make candidates fully qualified plumbers or plumbing and heating engineers. It allows candidates to learn, develop and practise the skills required for employment and/or career progression in the plumbing and heating sector.

Course Content - What will I learn?

Health and safety in building services engineering, Understand the fundamental principles and requirements of environmental technology systems, 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.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed by a range of methods which include on line exams, written assignments, Independent summative assignments, Practical tasks and short answer question papers.

What Next

It allows candidates to progress into employment, or to the following City & Guilds qualifications: . Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Plumbing and Heating.

TypeFull Time
Start Date12/09/2016
Duration1-Year
Fees*POA
LevelFull Level 3
CampusSt Albans Campus
Code16/17-DP3PBA1F/1

* 16-18 years old, no tuition fees apply to Full Time courses and fees subject to confirmation. Additional costs applicable to BHS courses.

* For all two year courses fees shown above are per year.

* Aged 19+ and planning to take a level 3 or above a different fee may apply. You may be eligible for an Advanced Learning Loan.

The plumbing department staff have all come from industry and have a large skills set. You will be taught by qualified and experienced gas and plumbing engineers.
During any of our Plumbing and Gas courses you will be expected to seek employment in the industry enabling you to gain invaluable hands-on experience. Plumbing and Gas courses here at Oaklands can lead you onto many different career paths, including higher level courses to further develop your skills in your chosen subject(s).