City & Guilds Diploma in Plumbing Studies Level 3

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area



Mode of Study
Mode of Study
Full Time

City of Newport Campus

Start Date

Start Date
05 September 2023


1 year

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing.

In a nutshell

This course covers advanced plumbing knowledge and skills to prepare you for your future career.

This course is for you if...

... You want to enter the plumbing industry
... You have already completed the Level 2 course
... You want more in-depth knowledge and skills in plumbing

What will I be doing?

You'll cover many areas within plumbing and domestic heating to equip you with advanced plumbing knowledge and skills.

Units include:

  • 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

This course will equip you with the skills needed to lead directly into employment and completion of an NVQ. It offers you the chance to develop your skills and knowledge to a high standard recognised by the industry.

The course is delivered by both practical sessions in excellent workshop facilities and theory lessons to underpin the knowledge learnt in the practical sessions.

You’ll be assessed by on-demand multiple choice tests and upon completion, you’ll gain:

What is expected of me?

To enter the course, you’ll need to have successfully passed the Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing.

You need to have a desire to work in the construction industry. Full commitment to attendance is required, as is respect for others, enthusiasm for the subject and self-motivation. You’ll be continually assessed and there is an expectation that you’ll continue your studies and coursework during your own time.

What comes next?

Employment in plumbing.

Additional information

You’ll need to purchase appropriate Personal Protective Equipment at an approximate cost of £40.00, as well as your own stationery equipment.

Where can I study City & Guilds Diploma in Plumbing Studies Level 3?

City of Newport Campus
(Full Time)
Start Date: 05 September 2023

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact our Student Recruitment team