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Construction & The Built Environment

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Combined qualifications available to this pathway: Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating (Gas-Fired Water and Central Heating Appliances) Employee rights and responsibilities Functional skills English, mathematics and ICT

Course details

Pathway 3: Domestic Plumbing and Heating (Gas-Fired Water and Central Heating Appliances)

Entry guidelines

The Plumbing and Heating Industry would normally expect entry into this framework to be for those who have already successfully completed an Intermediate Level Apprenticeship in Plumbing, or for individuals with the experience and knowledge comparable with the requirements of that programme. The structured learning and assessment programme of this framework will enhance the skills and knowledge of the entrant to the benefit of employers and apprentices alike. Apprentices must be in paid employment of at least 30 hours

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

Additional Information

The length of the programme is 12 - 24 months. Please note this is dependent on experience, capability, commitment and qualifications previously obtained. For further information and current vacancies visit

Where can I progress to?

On successful completion of the Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Domestic Plumbing and Heating, an apprentice will have the skills, knowledge and qualifications to: Progress to relevant Level 4/5 qualifications e.g. Building Services Engineering Technology & Project Management or Foundation Degree in Engineering. Or progress in their career with further training into such job roles as Technician, Designer, Estimator, Project Manager, Site/Workshop Supervisor/ Manager, Chartered Engineer, Sales Engineer or Commercial Manager

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When does this course run?

For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services on 0151 551 7777 or call into our Conway Park Campus Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm (all year round) and Wednesdays and Thursdays 10am-6.30pm (term time only).

What can I earn?

  • Plumbers and heating and ventilating engineers

    £39,000 Find out more
  • Elementary construction occupations

    £17,000 Find out more
  • Production managers and directors in construction

    £103,000 Find out more

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