Construction and the Built Environment

Plumbing - Level 3 - Full Time
Course Title
Plumbing - Level 3 - Full Time
Course Code
Mode of Study
Full Time
City & Guilds - Diploma in Plumbing Studies
Number of Weeks
Entry Requirements
Grade 4 or above in GCSE English and maths and two additional GCSEs at grade 4 or a strong Merit profile on a Level 2 qualification.
Leads on to
You may choose to progress on to a relevant Level 4 qualification such as an HNC or Foundation degree. You may choose university, or seek an apprenticeship or employment.
Additional Information
All students will be required to purchase a Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) kit and safety boots. The PPE kit will need to be purchased via the College for £40. Safety boots cost approximately £25 and can be purchased externally or via the College.
This course is designed for those who wish to further continue their training in a Plumbing & Heating career but not currently working in the Plumbing industry. Along with your Plumbing studies, the study programme will include GCSE or Functional Skills in English and maths, and will give opportunity to gain some work experience in the Plumbing industry. You will 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