What opportunities will this course give me?

These qualifications can help you to progress in a wide range of roles within the domestic plumbing and heating sector, including:
• Heating and ventilation engineer
• Specialised craftsperson (plumber or heating engineer)
• Project development manager
• Senior skilled operative.

What will I be learning?

During your study you will cover a range of knowledge and skills across areas including domestic hot and cold water systems, central heating systems, sanitation systems, environmental technologies and matters of gas safety.All of the subjects areas in theory will be assessed by awarding body on line exams and assignments. The practical skills you learn will also be assessed against relevant standards.

Why is this course for me?

Learning takes place in the workplace, classroom and workshop. Students will take part and contribute in theory lessons, and then have the opportunity to consolidate this learning hands-on in the workshops and in the workplace. The practical work is essential, and enables you to gain concrete experience in the workplace. It will also provide evidence of competence.

What do I need to sign up?

Successful completion of a Level 2 plumbing or equivalent related qualification.

You will need to complete an initial assessment in Maths.

Is there anything else I need to know?

The Level 3 qualification is aimed at those who have already completed the Level 2 qualification or with some relevant experience and knowledge of the industry

For theory sessions you will need a pen, pencil, ruler, calculator and a notebook or file. For practical sessions you will need a tape measure, some overalls and safety footwear.

Application Information

Please note that all courses are subject to minimum numbers and course descriptions may be subject to change. A place on your chosen course is not confirmed until all of the necessary enrolment paperwork is signed and any relevant fees are paid. The team will be in touch to discuss this with you, once your application has been processed.

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8/9/2020 - Apply Now


Eastleigh College

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08:45 – 16:15



Session Venue Starts Days Time Weeks Fees* 24+ Fees*
NDPH3 Eastleigh College 8/9/2020 Tue 08:45 – 16:15 35 Apply now

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If you require further advice and guidance about any course costs and/or the funding options available to you, the College has a dedicated Information, Advice and Guidance team who can be contacted on telephone 023 8091 1299.

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The College wishes to ensure that it complies with the requirements of the Equality Act 2010. If you are a disabled person, please ensure that we know what you need so that we can make all reasonable adjustments to help you succeed.

Please note all courses descriptions may be subject to change.