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Diploma in Domestic Plumbing & Heating Solar

This Level 3 plumbing and heating qualification is aimed at anyone who has already completed the Level 2 qualification, or who already has some relevant experience and knowledge. It is ideal if you are working within the plumbing and heating trade and have a great deal of technical skills and knowledge.

You work with minimum supervision and have a good record of safety, fault correction and ensuring that work meets the required standard.

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17/09/2021 : North Devon : Part-time
Course Code : PTB394L
Level : Level 3
Duration : 2 Years

Cost : Total Fee £3345

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Course details


You will be assessed on the following:

– 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

The NVQ Level 3 plumbing and heating qualification is aimed at anyone who has already completed the Level 2 qualification or has five years proven work experience.


Our qualifications can lead directly into employment, offering you the chance to develop your skills and knowledge to a high standard recognised by the industry.

Facilities and resources

You will have access to fully equipped workshops and highly experienced staff.


Q: Is there any funding available to help pay for my course?

A: Many of our courses are free to attend (subject to eligibility). We will carry out a fee assessment when you enrolment to establish if you meet this criteria.

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Staring Date : 17/09/2021
Course Code : PTB394L North Devon campus Apply

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