Course Information

Where is the course delivered?

  • Bridgwater Centre

Who is the course for?

This course is designed for those that have already completed the Level 2 Plumbing Diploma and wish to further their studies, focusing on the complex planning and installation of specialised plumbing installations.

What does the course involve?

The course will focus on a range of complex plumbing theory and practices including:

  • Installing and commissioning
  • Unvented hot water systems, boosted cold water system and underfloor heating systems
  • Installing solar thermal hot water systems on our new roofing and commissioning resources

Complete a range of theory and practical units including:

  • Organising resources
  • Cold water
  • Hot water
  • Sanitation
  • Micro-renewables
  • Electrical systems and installations

What makes this course special?

  • Realistic working environment with excellent up to date facilities
  • Course flexible and content adapted to the learners needs
  • Possible opportunities to progress on to high education programmes

Placements/Work Placements

Work placement or relavant work experince required to fulfil the NVQ evidence requirements.

Entry Requirements

Completion of the Level 2 Plumbing Diploma.

What are the assessment methods?

  • You will complete a range of practical tasks and portfolio
  • Complete an NVQ E-portfolio, gathering evidence in the workplace in addition to some on site assessments
  • Completion of a range of multiple choice and written exams

How long is the course?

Two years.

What are the College attendance requirements?

Six hours on a day release basis.

Awarding Body

City & Guilds.

Further Information