Plumbing and Domestic Heating Technician

Plumbing is a trade that will always be in high demand and essential to the construction industry. Plumbing and domestic heating technicians plan, select, install, service, commission and maintain all aspects of plumbing and heating systems. Plumbing and domestic heating technicians can find themselves working inside or outside a property. Customer service skills and being tidy and respectful are important qualities as they can often find themselves working in customers’ homes as well as on building sites.



The duration of this apprenticeship is typically 24 months.

Location and study format:

The course will be held at procat basildon campus and studied on a day release basis.

Entry requirements:

GCSE english grade 4 (or c). Gcse maths grade 5 (or c).


Apprenticeship framework at level 3.


Funding band:

This apprenticeship has a funding cap of £9,000 at level 3.

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Apprenticeship standard for a plumbing
and domestic heating technician

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