Personal Learning Account

Are you aged over 19 and earning under £26,000? Or, has your employment been negatively impacted by Covid-19? Then this course could be available for free through the Personal Learning Account.

How to apply: To apply through the Personal Learning Account, visit this information page.

Is this course right for me?

This course is aimed at students who have achieved the City and Guilds 6035 Diploma, have gained employment in the plumbing industry and wish to convert their qualification into an NVQ.


Entry requirements:

Diploma Level 2 6035 in Plumbing or equivalent


  • Classroom-based induction, self-guided studies and on-site assessment
  • There is no delivery at the college, this is a site-based qualification.


  • Online portfolio
  • Online Evolve exam


Diploma NVQ Level 3 6189-31 in Plumbing and Domestic Heating (City and Guilds)