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Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating

Level 3 is ideal if you are working within the plumbing and heating trade and have a great deal of technical skills and knowledge.

Available Sessions

We have 4 sessions available for this course running in Downpatrick, Lisburn, Newtownards

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Title Campus Type Week Starting Places Available Fee
Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating
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Downpatrick
Full-Time 03/09/2018
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Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating
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Lisburn
Full-Time 03/09/2018
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Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating
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Newtownards
Full-Time 03/09/2018
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Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating
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Lisburn
Part-Time 17/09/2018
Day: Monday/Wednesday
Time: 18:00-21:30
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Course Overview
Level 3 is ideal if you are working within the plumbing and heating trade and have a great deal of technical skills and knowledge.
 
You will demonstrate your ability in the skills necessary for the sector, and will be accredited according to your individual skill levels and experience at Level 3.
 

You will also cover other aspects such as lead sheets, unvented systems and water regulations.

Modules may include:

  • Understand and carry out electrical work on domestic plumbing and heating systems and components
  • Service and maintain domestic oil firing pressure jet appliances
  • Install, commission and handover 'active' solar thermal hot water systems
  • Know the requirements to install, commission and handover rainwater harvesting and greywater reuse systems.
Entry Requirements
A Level 2 qualification or equivalent is required. Industrial experience will also be taken into consideration.
 
An interview with the course tutor is required before acceptance onto the course.
Where will it take me?

These qualifications can help you to progress in a wide range of roles within the domestic plumbing and heating sector, including:

  • Heating and ventilation engineer
  • Specialised craftsperson (plumber or heating engineer)
  • Project development manager
  • Senior skilled operative.
How will it make me more employable?
The skills and techniques which students learn of this course are the latest which the industry requires from new entrants to the industry.
 
You will have gained the knowledge and skills to fulfil specialist roles in the built environment sector.
 
You will ‘Get the Edge’ by:
  • Gaining a vocational qualification demonstrating your technical competence
  • Gaining a Personal Development qualification demonstrating your employability skills (communication, teamwork, critical thinking)
  • Gaining hands on experience through Placements and Industry Projects
  • Getting involved in activities such as the SERC Volunteer Programme and SERC Student Companies.
This course will help you succeed in a highly competitive job market by developing the skills and knowledge which employers need you to have.
How will I be assessed and given feedback?
Assessment will be through a series of written and practical tasks.
Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

While we endeavour to run all our courses on the advertised day, SERC reserves the right to change the day of week on which the course runs.

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