NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing and Heating is the natural progression route from a Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing or 6035-02 City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing Studies for candidates which have successfully achieved one of the previously mentioned courses.

You can only register and complete do this course if you have successfully complete your Diploma Level 2 in Plumbing & Heating and have now secure a job in plumbing and heating and you would like to progress your qualification into getting a full Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plumbing & Heating and your first JIB Plumbers’ Blue CSCS Card.

What is the NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing and Heating and how does it work?

This is an assessment programme which will be based on live observations of your practical tasks at your workplace. You will be allocated an experienced NVQ Assessor which will contact you to discuss your assessment plan against this qualification assessment criteria requirements.

Your Assessor will use a range of assessment techniques to assess your skills and competence on your live plumbing jobs, at your workplace. Based on the evidence gathered, you will complete a Portfolio of Evidence which will be then internally verified.

Qualification Structure

Your qualification assessment covers the following mandatory modules to be covered:

  • Maintain the Safe Working Environment when Undertaking Work Activities
  • Maintain Effective Plumbing Working Relationships
  • Contribute to the Improvement of the Work Environment
  • Install Non-complex Plumbing Systems and Components
  • Decommission Non-complex Plumbing Systems Portfolio
  • Maintain Non-complex Plumbing Systems and Components

Who is this qualification for?

This qualification is essential for candidates which have completed the Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing Technical Certificate and are looking to become fully qualified Plumbers at NVQ Level 2. This qualification also provides access to the JIB Plumbers’ Blue CSCS Card.

Are there any Entry Requirements?

There are no formal entry requirements to enrol for this course, however, you will be required to have fully achieved the Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing (or Technical Certificate equivalent). For example: City & Guilds 6129 or 6035, EAL or BPEC. You will also be required to have a work placement in plumbing and heating industry.


This is an assessment course and the duration of this programme will depend on the frequency of your work and also completion of your work-based portfolio.

Course Fee & Finance

The Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing Course fee is charged at £1,300 + VAT (£1,560). The fee is reduced to £1,200 + VAT (£1,440) if you’ve also achieved your Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing (Technical Certificate) with us. We require a 10% deposit for registration and course commencement.

If you enrol today, you will receive all the required resources you’d need to start your first session, including the assessment plan which is agreed with you.

Interest-free Finance is also available through our Partners at Dekopay. Contact us today for further information.

What are my progression routes after the course?

At CDC Group, we take pride in ensuring that your knowledge and skills are always improving and have a structure that would enable you to gain qualifications that would enhance your earning potentials and employment in the industry.

You could also further enhance your employability and skills by considering our Water Regulations or Unvented Hot Water Systems training courses.

You then can also look into considering becoming a fully qualified Gas Safe Engineer operative by registering and completing your Managed Learning Programme (MLP) and your Initial ACS (Accredited Certification Scheme) with a wide range of Natural Gas Appliances to choose from (CCN1/CPA1, CENWAT, CKR1, HTR1, MET1). 

Contact us today should you wish to find out more information about prospective routes following your successful completion of your course with us.

Why choose us?

  • State of the art, Indoor Training Facilities
  • Brand New Plumbing & Gas Training Centre at our HQ in Hemel Hempstead
  • Highly Experienced Plumbing & Gas Trainers and Assessors
  • Affordable & Last-minute Availability
  • Conveniently Located in Hemel Hempstead (off M1, M25 & A41 in South England)
  • Over 35,000 satisfied customers to date following our 7+ years of providing excellence in training
  • 7 Days a Week Availability
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Please note: You must have a good understanding of spoken and written English to be able to attend this course.

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