Notification of Scheduled Maintenance

We continue to work toward important upgrades to Secure Client. These will provide enhanced functionality and security. Updates are now in progress and will continue between Monday 8th February and Wednesday 3rd March 2021. During this time our systems will be unavailable. 

Critical Action Required:

If you are planning to book and run exams between the 3rd March and 10th March, inclusively, we need you to provide us with prior notice. 

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Domestic Plumbing and Heating NVQ (Gas Fired Water & Central Heating Appliances)


This qualification is a National Vocational Qualification (NVQ). It involves the skills and knowledge needed to do the job, ability to organise work and identify and prevent problems. The achievement of an NVQ will encourage an employee to value their contribution to the workplace, and it will develop their skills and potential.

Learners must have successfully completed: EAL Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plumbing and Heating. Centres should also ensure that the learners have the potential to achieve the units selected within this qualification. Learners must have the minimum levels of literacy and numeracy to comply with the health and safety aspects of the scheme, the completion of the learning outcomes and any assessment requirements.


On-screen exams Simulated practical assessments Performance in the workplace.

This qualification is centre and work based and will combine classroom, workshop sessions and the development of a portfolio consisting of work based evidence.
Located in: Plumbing