This Apprenticeship Standard, which covers the work of a Plumbing and Domestic Heating Technician, is for people who have secured employment in the construction industry. You will be expected to demonstrate competence in both the workplace and College, developing practical skills and job knowledge.
To support your main programme of study, future progression and life skills, you will also develop your skills in maths and English.
You need GCSEs at grade C and above, but previous experience in the industry will be considered.
This Standard will be assessed through an End-Point Assessment including:
Maths and English will be assessed through a controlled assessment or final exam.
Your employer should provide you with the necessary Personal Protective Equipment.
You can progress to supervisory or professional career routes or specialise in options such as gas, oil, solid fuel or environmental technologies.