Domestic Gas (non-aligned) Level 3 Diploma
What is this course about?
This course is a combination of various subject areas through the learning and assessment of practical skills and the relevant underpinning knowledge required to apply the necessary industry safe working practices.
Subject areas – Theory
Gas Regulations, Pressure and Flow, Pipework, Combustions, Ventilation, Flues, Controls, LPG.
Subject areas – Practical
Gas Pipework Installations, Meters, Tightness Testing, Purging, Installation and Maintenance of Cookers, Fires and Central Heating Boilers.
4 GCSEs grade A*-C, BTEC First
Diploma, appropriate NVQ Level 2 or
Intermediate qualification. You will have
a pre-induction interview/assessment to
make sure this is the right level for you.
How is it taught
You will spend 16-18 hours per week in college.
How will I be assessed?
Combination of practical assessments and theory exams from direct observation and multiple choice exams.
What else do I need to know?
It is your responsibility to provide: Safety shoes Hi vis jacket Note pad and general stationary for the classroom lessons.
What could I do next?
Renewable energies, Unvented hot water, LPG (LAV & RPH), HNC Building Services