• PGL Resettlement Training

    Forces Resettlement Training

  • Who is it suitable for?

    For candidates who want to work as plumbers in the building services engineering sector.

    Suitable for candidates who have previously completed the PGL ‘Introduction to Plumbing’ course or an equivalent Level 2 Plumbing qualification.



    What’s involved?

    This is a qualification that tests both practical and knowledge based skills through a range of practical assessments, written assignments and online exams.

    The units that will be studied are;

      • Health and safety in building services engineering
      • Understand the fundamental principles and requirements of environmental technology systems
      • Plumbing system installation planning
      • Complex cold water systems
      • Domestic hot water
      • Sanitation and drainage systems
      • Central heating systems
      • Domestic gas principles
      • Career awareness in building services engineering



    Where might it lead?

    will be at an Improver/Plumber’s Mate level.

    In order to fully qualify as a Plumber, you will need to complete the City and Guilds 6189 Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Plumbing and Heating.



    Course duration

    4 – 12 months



    Delivery method

    A mixture of prior home study, block week theory delivery and workshop practical training and assessments. A delivery cycle will be provided



    Assessment methods

    Online multiple-choice tests, practical assessments and written assignments



    Entry requirements

    Candidates must be able to demonstrate prior plumbing knowledge and experience. This may either be through the completion of the ‘Introduction to Plumbing’ course, or an equivalent Level 2 Plumbing qualification



    How much does it cost?

    The cost is £3600