Level 3 Plumbing Apprenticeship Standard includes Plumbing and Domestic Heating Technicians plan, select, install, service, commission and maintain all aspects of plumbing and heating systems. Plumbing and domestic heating technicians can find themselves working inside or outside a property. Customer service skills and being tidy and respectful are important qualities as they can often find themselves working in customers’ homes as well as on building sites. A portfolio of evidence is gathered at work, while carrying out operations and tasks. The technical certificate is assessed through practical tasks carried out at college. You will be continually assessed throughout your training both at college and within the workplace There is also an end of programme assessment. Your progress will be reviewed regularly and achievable targets set, to ensure you complete your apprenticeship on time. You must have an employer to apply for this course.
Course ContentThe NVQ qualification is work-related and will relate specifically to your job role.
- Mandatory units include:
Maintain effective operation of system
Maintain a safe working environment
Quality development and improvement
Commissioning & de-comissioning
Install, service and maintain complex systems
Maintain effective working relationships
Plus additional Gas units
Entry RequirementsGCSEs at Grade C/4 or above in Maths and English. Under special circumstances, the college could consider a grade 3.