Want a career in plumbing, gas or renewable energies?
Eastleigh College is a BPEC Registered Centre. We have a wealth of experience delivering quality, stress-free assessments and training. Diploma courses are designed to give you the skills required to allow you to be of value to a company. This will allow you to apply for an apprenticeship.
BPEC Level 1 Diploma in Plumbing
All school leavers join our BPEC Level 1 Diploma in Plumbing. This allows those learners that struggled at school to gain their Math and English and everyone to build the hand skills and basics that will allow them to achieve at Level 2.
BPEC Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing and Heating.
Progression to Level 2 by invitation. To be invited you must demonstrate a good level of attendance, skills, knowledge and behaviours and achieve in Math or English. Level 2 is more advanced and learners will eventually have the skills to complete tasks of a working Plumber, from stopping a dripping tap to fitting a bathroom suite. Addition NVQ training will also convert this to a full Level 2 NVQ.
BPEC Level 3 Diploma in Plumbing and Heating.
Level 3 is again via invitation only and learners must demonstrate that they are of an industry standard before they allowed to progress to advanced Plumbing
Onsite (NVQ) assessing
For further information, visit the course pages below.
Level 1 in Plumbing Studies
The programme will cover the following: • Understanding health and safety within building services engineering…
Level 2 in Plumbing Studies
In addition, you must have good attendance and attainment reports from your previous school or college…
Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard - Plumbing and Domestic Heating Technician
Plumbing and Domestic Heating Technicians plan, select, install, service, commission and maintain all…
Level 3 in Plumbing Studies
The programme will cover the following: • Design of hot, cold and central heating supplies • Above…
|Job Role||Plumbers Mate||Plumber||Advanced Plumber||Gas Engineer||Renewables/ Commercial Engineer||Supervisor/ Owner|
|Average Salary||£17,550||£29,640 +||£32,000 +||£37,000 +||£35,000 +||£40,000 +|
Gas Safety Week 2021 marks busy year for Eastleigh’s Gas Assessment Centre
The eleventh national campaign to raise awareness of gas safety took place last week and marks the end of a busy year at the Gas Assessment Centre (GAC) in Eastleigh where candidates qualify for both home and business ‘gas safe’ registration. Within the past 12 months the BPEC approved assessment centre has been restructured and expanded to accommodate an increased apprentice intake.
New BPEC-approved plumbing workshop is set to raise standards in a changing sector
Neil Collishaw, Chief Executive Officer of BPEC, the employer-led training standards organisation for the Plumbing, Heating, Gas and wider Energy Sector, visited the brand-new plumbing workshop at Eastleigh College. Neil met with Michael Lock, Head of Gas & Plumbing, Smart Metering and Renewable Energy, to discuss how BPEC can better support the College.