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Plumbing Studies, Diploma
What will I do on this course?
This Level 3 plumbing course will increase your plumbing skills to an advanced level, and could lead to the higher-paying plumbing roles or university-level study. You will learn about: plumbing system installation and planning; complex cold water systems; domestic hot water systems; sanitation and drainage systems; domestic gas principles; and scientific principles.
You'll take part in five days of work experience and also gain CSCS training, tutorial support and learn about studying techniques. You’ll also develop the English and maths skills required in the industry.
You will be assessed through multiple choice online tests, practical skills assessment, and a portfolio.
What could I do after this course?
You could enter into a career in plumbing and heating or set up your own business. Or you could increase your skills by progressing to a HNC or Foundation Degree at University Centre Weston.
A City & Guilds 6035 Diploma at Level 2 (or equivalent).
Occupations related to Plumbing Studies, Diploma
Plumber or heating or ventilating engineer
Jobholders in this unit group assemble, install, maintain and repair plumbing fixtures, heating and ventilating systems and pipes and pipeline systems in commercial, residential and industrial premises and public buildings.
Employment in region: 3,728 positions
What Our Students Say
Brandon Harvey, Plumbing
“The lecturers are great and help you learn at your own speed”
Former school: Priory Community School
What next? Progress on to Level 3.