Entry Requirements

Relevant Level 2 plumbing 6035 certificate and GCSEs at grades A* - C (grade 9 - 4), plus a good school report commenting on attendance, punctuality, behaviour and commitment.

Who is the course for

This course is for learners that have completed a Level 2 Plumbing 6035 programme but have not secured employment in the industry. Candidates can further their knowledge base and gain a recognised certificate.

During the interview/enrolment stages please provide a reference from the college you did your Level 2 Plumbing 6035 in addition to your Level 2 certificate.

Course Content

Level 3 Diploma in Plumbing Studies Core units include:

  • Health and safety in building services engineering
  • Complex cold water systems
  • Domestic hot water
  • Central heating systems
  • Plumbing system installation planning
  • Sanitation and drainage systems
  • Career awareness in building services engineering
  • Domestoc gas principles.

How is the course assessed

Plumbing 6035: online exams and portfolio.

Where next - Further Studies

Apprenticeship work with a Gas Safe Registered Engineer or an HNC/D Diploma in Construction.

Where next - Job Opportunities

Gain employment in the plumbing industry and with additional on-site experience you can work towards becoming a gas safe qualified engineer and become self-employed.

More Information

For more information, please contact our Information, Advice & Guidance team on 01895 853333 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Last updated: 16 March 2017

How to Apply

To apply for a course choose one of these methods:

  • Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
  • Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to: Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.

When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.

Uxbridge Campus: Course Starting Mon 03 September 2018

Starts: 03/09/2018

Duration: 1 Year(s)

Where: Uxbridge Campus

When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00