Diploma in Pipe Fitting at QLS Level 3

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Overview This Diploma in Pipe Fitting at QLS Level 3 calls out to all individuals interested in learning more about …


This Diploma in Pipe Fitting at QLS Level 3 calls out to all individuals interested in learning more about pipe fitting to either land a job in plumbing or to progress in their current employment. This course poses as a wonderful way to amp up your knowledge, skills, and expertise as desired, as the course will get you familiarized with both the theories and practicals at the same time.  This course is also ideal if you simply want to learn pipe fitting to understand the mysteries and to fix your home plumbing systems.

The basics of plumbing to the most advanced aspects such as drains and vents in a water distribution system are covered through the very compressive modules of this course. The first basic laws of nature such as gravity, pressure and water seeking its own level will also be taught, so that you can base you pipe repairing decisions based on them.

You will come across chapters that will talk about backflows, pathogens, and the most important principle-hydraulic principles. Moving on, you will realise the importance the tutors have placed upon understanding the different plumbing fittings, plumbing repairs, and plumbing tools through this course.

The Quality Licence Scheme, endorses high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This means that Global Edulink* has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a qualification but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Quality Licence Scheme, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by Global Edulink* to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current qualifications. Quality Licence Scheme endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. We will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

*Study365 is an approved reselling partner for Quality Licence Scheme courses under Global Edulink

  • Why consider learning at study365
  • Learning outcomes
  • Access duration
  • Who is this course aimed at?
  • Entry requirements
  • Method of Assessment
  • Certification
  • Endorsed by
  • Progression and career path
  • Other benefits

With so many commitments in our lives, we may not have the time to learn new skills. The beauty of studying online is that you get to find this balance between your education and your daily commitments

Study 365 offers hundreds of online courses to students across the world. Gaining new skills has never been this easy as many of our courses are open to students with little or no qualifications or previous experience. All the courses are up-to-date, relevant, affordable, and will build on existing expertise or give you a jump-start to a new career. The courses are meticulously designed and equals what is offered in a classroom setting. With a solid reputation that has established and made us one of the most trusted and reliable online course providers we offer the most convenient path to gain skills and training that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your knowledge and expertise in your chosen career. You can learn at your own pace at Study 365 and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor, narrated e-learning modules, interactive quizzes and free resources which include Free CV writing pack, free career support, and course demo to make your learning experience enriching and more rewarding.

  • Get into terms with the basics of plumbing
  • Explore the hydraulic principles that are used to provide energy transmission
  • Understand about backflows and pathogens associated with plumbing
  • Learn about the different plumbing fittings and plumbing repairs
  • Identify how drains and vents work in a water distribution system

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

  • Individuals hoping to establish a pipe fitting career
  • Pipe welders, pipefitters and plumbers looking to enhance their expertise
  • Anyone else interested in learning about pipe fitting
  • Learners should be age 19 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT.
  • A qualification at level 2 or above in any discipline.

This online course is assignment-based with learners being assessed upon the submission of a series of assignments. Once you successfully submit the assignments, students will gain a professional qualification. The assignments must be submitted to the instructor through the online learning portal. The assignments will be reviewed and evaluated, with feedback provided to the student on how well they have fared.

Please Note: Additionally, a total of £69 is charged for the assessment and certificate, and you need to pay that when submitting your assessments only (It is not required to pay initially upon registering). This payment can be made in 02 installments.

Those who successfully complete the course will be issued the Advanced Diploma in Pipe Fitting at QLS Level 3 by the Quality Licence Scheme.

Course Code: QLS-05295

The Quality Licence Scheme is part of the Skills and Education Group, a charitable organisation that unites education and skills-orientated organisations that share similar values and objectives. With more than 100 years of collective experience, the Skills and Education Group’s strategic partnerships create opportunities to inform, influence and represent the wider education and skills sector.

The Skills and Education Group also includes two nationally recognised awarding organisations; Skills and Education Group Awards and Skills and Education Group Access. Through our awarding organisations we have developed a reputation for providing high-quality qualifications and assessments for the education and skills sector. We are committed to helping employers, organisations and learners cultivate the relevant skills for learning, skills for employment, and skills for life.

Our knowledge and experience of working within the awarding sector enables us to work with training providers, through the Quality Licence Scheme, to help them develop high-quality courses and/or training programmes for the non-regulated market.

Once completing this course, you will be qualified enough to land a number of jobs in across various industries. You can also use this certificate to attain the career progression that you longed for, as it puts you in line to demand for a higher pay or job promotion from your employer. Below mentioned are some of the courses this certificate will benefit you in, along with the average UK salary per annum according to https://www.payscale.com/career-path-planner,

  • Pipe Welder – £31,429 per annum
  • Pipe Fitter – £28,312 per annum
  • Plumber – £24,847 per annum
  • Written and designed by the industry’s finest expert instructors with over 15 years of experience
  • Repeat and rewind all your lectures and enjoy a personalised learning experience
  • Unlimited 12 months access from anywhere, anytime
  • Save time and money on travel
  • Learn at your convenience and leisure
  • Eligible for a TOTUM discount card

Course Curriculum

1. Basic Plumbing
Basic Plumbing
2. Hydraulic Principles
Hydraulic Principles
3. Backflow
4. Pathogens
☑ Assignment
Assignment Brief I – Diploma in Pipe Fitting at QLS Level 3
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5. Plumbing Fittings
Plumbing Fittings
6. Plumbing Repairs
Plumbing Repairs
7. Drains & Vents
Drains & Vents
8. Water Distribution System
Water Distribution System
☑ Assignment
Assignment Brief II – Diploma in Pipe Fitting at QLS Level 3
☑ Submit Your Assignment

Students feedback


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    Ruth Lee

    August 08, 2019
    All topics covered well

    The course explored the modules very well. Each topic was discussed at length and the training covered everything there is to know about pipe fitting.

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    Harper Gill

    July 29, 2019
    Highly Recommended

    In-depth course on pipe fitting, plumbing fittings and plumbing repairs. Highly recommended to plumbers.

    A E

    Alexis Ellis

    July 17, 2019
    Well-Structured Course

    The tutor presented the course well. It was properly structured and accompanied by a wealth of resources and learning material. I learned more than expected at this training.

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    Myla Sutton

    June 26, 2019
    A truly wonderful learning experience

    What a fantastic learning experience I had at Study 365. Great training in pipe fitting.

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    Micah Martin

    June 10, 2019
    A Great Guidance Course

    This Level 3 Diploma in Pipe Fitting covers basic to advanced areas on how to make pipe repairing decisions. A great course for anyone working as a pipe fitter or plumber.

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    Hugh Barrett

    May 19, 2019
    A great platform

    As someone who had been working as a plumber for a few years, I wanted to gain a recognised qualification. I couldn’t have asked for a better platform to learn from. Study 365 provided me with an extensive training and accredited certification.

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