BPEC Level 3 Diploma in Plumbing

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Course Specifics

Category:
Construction Trades
Level:
Level 3
Audience:
16-18 School Leavers
Attendance:
Full-time
Duration:
1 year
Interview Required:
Yes
Starts:
Continuous
Age 16-18 Cost:
No cost
Age 19 or Over:
3345.0
Funding Assisted:
Yes - If it's your first full Level 3 and you're aged 19-23 your course is funded otherwise Advanced learner loans are available
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Course overview

Key modules on this course include:

  • Understand fundamental scientific principles within building services engineering
  • Understand and carry out copper pipe fabrication work for domestic plumbing systems
  • Understand and demonstrate techniques for installing and securing plumbing pipework
  • Understand and carry out plastic pipe fabrication work for domestic plumbing systems
  • Understand and carry out safe working practices in Building Services Engineering
  • Who is this course for?

    If you would like to build upon your existing Plumbing skills and knowledge to launch your career in the industry then this course is for you.

    Entry qualifications

    You will need a Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing.

    What other experience will I gain?

    On top of your core studies you'll also be taught important Employability Skills that you will find invaluable when looking for a job in the industry. This will include guidance on CV writing, interview techniques and what is expected from a Plumbing professional in today's market. Tutorial sessions will also allow you to discuss on a one-to-one basis any areas you want to improve on skills wise.

    Where will this lead?

    This course is the perfect pathway on to the Level 2 qualification in Plumbing. Alternatively you could apply for an Intermediate Apprenticeship.

    What are my career options?

    What Ofsted say

    ...enthusiastic teachers use their skills and expertise to plan exciting and challenging activities that stimulate learning and meet individual needs. (Ofsted 2013)

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