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Plumbing Advanced Level Apprenticeship at Wirral Metropolitan College

Course description

  • 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 content

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

Entry requirements

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.

Future opportunities

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

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Wirral Metropolitan College directly.

Last updated date: 03 February 2017
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