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Plumbing Level 3 Diploma
Study Mode
Full Time 
Practical Assessment and Exams 
Construction & Building Services 
Course Code:
Entry Requirements
Level 2 plumbing qualification or relevant industry experience. 

Plumbing Level 3 Diploma

This course will allow you to build on the skills you acquired at Level 2 and learn more advanced skills allowing you to progress within the plumbing sector.

About the Course

This course leads to a City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Plumbing qualification. You will study a combination of practical techniques and theory based applications relating to plumbing processes, system installation planning, environmental technologies, central heating, hot and cold water and gas principles.

Functional Skills lessons will also form an important part of your course. They include English and Maths to help you improve your skills in these areas. Students are expected to work independently on project work away from the college.

Your progress will be reviewed regularly in tutorial sessions.

Key Units

Key Areas of Study
  • Complex Cold Water Systems
  • Domestic Hot Water Systems
  • Sanitation and Drainage
  • Central Heating Systems
  • Domestic Gas Principles

Entry Requirements

Level 2 plumbing qualification or relevant industry experience. 


  • Practical Assessment
  • Exams

Where does this Lead

You can progress into employment in the construction industry or onto an apprenticeship.

Tell Me More

Will this course suit me?
An ideal student for this course is one who is motivated with a desire to learn about the plumbing industry.

Extra Costs

You will need to purchase and bring your own overalls and safety boots (PPE work-wear) for workshop sessions. All other safety equipment will be provided.