Plumbing Studies Level 3 Programme

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Cover the complex fundamentals of the plumbing industry with this hands-on qualification which combines theory and practice – Plumbing Studies Level 3.

Cover the complex fundamentals of the plumbing industry with this hands-on qualification which combines theory and practice.

Our career pathways show you a typical route through the various stages of learning, what you will learn along the way and the careers these programmes could lead onto.

What I'll learn

This course is for students looking to develop their skills within plumbing, with the aim of plumbing as a career in this area of the construction industry. 


How I'll learn

The course requires you to demonstrate skills and knowledge via modular units which require underpinning expertise and understanding which will be delivered through workshop activities and practical assessment.


How I'll be assessed

You will be assessed via the successful completetion of modular units. 


Entry Requirements

Applicants for this Level 3 programme will normally have:

• a Level 2 plumbing qualification (6035/6189)
• GCSEs to include English and maths at grade D or above, or Level 1 functional skills qualifications
• the willingness to study for an additional qualification in English and/or maths

If you are interested in a Level 3 programme and have alternative qualifications you would like us to consider, please contact us with your details.

Applicants will be invited to attend an interview and complete an initial assessment. All students will have their literacy and numeracy needs supported within the programme.


How to Apply

You can apply for this programme online. Simply follow the link to ‘apply now’ on your chosen programme page.

You will then be asked to register or log in to progress with your application.

As part of your application, you will be asked to provide us with your contact details, how your chosen programme fits with your future plans and if you require any extra support (for example, because of a disability, medical condition, learning or language support needs.) Please include full details of your qualifications from your own country, as well as details of any English Language tests you have taken.

Printed application forms are also available.

Please contact our Careers team if you need advice and guidance to help you choose the right programme for you.