Plumbing Qualifications recognised for membership of WIAPS

The following plumbing / installation qualifications from the awarding bodies listed below are recognised for Approved Plumber membership.

City & Guilds
Level 2

Please note you will also require a Water Regulations Knowledge certificate - see Water Regulations Training.

Qualification title

Qualification code

Level 2 NVQ Certificate. Mechanical Services Engineering (plumbing)

100/3284/8 (6089)

NVQ level 2 Heating and ventilation (domestic installation)

100/3375/0 (6088-01)

NVQ level 2 Heating and ventilation (industrial and commercial installation)

100/3375/0 (6088-02)

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating

501/1981/3 (6189-11)

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating

501/1981/3 (6189-57)

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating

501/1981/3 (6189-74)

NVQ level 2 heating and ventilation

6008-01

Level 2 NVQ in Mechanical Engineering Services – Plumbing

6009

NVQ Level 2 Heating & Ventilating Installation (industrial and commercial)

6018-01

NVQ level 2 heating and ventilation installation

6018-02

Level 2 NVQ in Mechanical Engineering Services – Plumbing

Q1027228 (6019)

Level 3

Please note if Water Regulations Knowledge is not included within your qualification you will need have this separately for membership - see Water Regulations Training.

Qualification title

Qualification code

Level 3 NVQ/SVQ Certificate. Mechanical Services Engineering (plumbing)

100/3285/X
(6089)

NVQ level 3 Heating and ventilation (domestic installation)

100/3376/2
(6088-05)

NVQ level 3 Heating and ventilation (Industrial and Commercial Installation)

100/3376/2
(6088-06)

Level 3 Diploma in Gas Utilisation Maintenance (Cookers, Tumble Dryers, Leisure, Domestic Space Heating, Water Heating and Wet Central Heating)

600/0905/6

Level 3 Diploma in Gas Utilisation Maintenance (Water Heating & Wet Central Heating)

600/0914/7

Level 3 Diploma in Gas Utilisation Installation & Maintenance (Water Heating & Wet Central Heating)

600/0918/4

Level 3 Diploma in Gas Utilisation Installation (Water Heating & Wet Central Heating)

600/0919/6

Level 3 Diploma in Gas Utilisation Installation and Maintenance (Cookers, Tumble Dryers, Leisure, Domestic Space Heating, Water Heating and Wet Central Heating and Domestic Warm Air)

600/0921/4

Level 3 Diploma in Heating and Ventilating Industrial and Commercial Installation

600/1009/5

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Heating & Ventilating Industrial and Commercial Installation

600/1009/5 (6188-30)

NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Domestic Heating (Gas Fired Warm Air Appliances)

600/1116/6
(6189-42)

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating

600/1122/1
(6189-31)

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating (Gas Fired Warm Air Appliances)

600/1124/5
(6189-32)

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating (Gas Fired Water & Central Heating Appliances)

600/1134/8
(6189-33)

NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Domestic Heating

600/1473/8
(6189-41)

NVQ level 3 heating and ventilation

6008-03

Level 3 NVQ in Mechanical Engineering Services – Plumbing

6009

NVQ level 3 heating and ventilation installation

6018-03

Level 3 NVQ in Mechanical Engineering Services – Plumbing

Q1027228
(6019)

Others

Please note you will also require a Water Regulations Knowledge certificate - see Water Regulations Training.

Qualification title

Qualification code

Marine Plumbing

248

Craft Certificate in Plumbing

596-1

Advanced Craft Certificate in Plumbing

596-2

Craft Certificate Heating & Ventilating Fitting

597-1

Advanced Craft Certificate Heating & Ventilating Fitting

597-2

Craft Certificate in Plumbing

603-1

Advanced Craft Certificate in Plumbing

603-2

Craft Certificate Heating & Ventilating Fitting

604-1

Advanced Craft Certificate Heating & Ventilating Fitting

604-2

BPEC

Please note if Water Regulations Knowledge is not included within your qualification you will need have this separately for membership - see Water Regulations Training.

Qualification title

Qualification code

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating

600/5270/3

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating (Gas Fired Water & Central Heating Appliances)

600/6284/8

NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Domestic Heating (Gas Fired Water & Central Heating Appliances)

600/6286/1

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating

600/6863/2

NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Domestic Heating

600/6871/1

L3 Award in Hot & Cold Water Safe Systems and Sanitation (WaterSafe Experienced Worker Qualification)

600/9431/X

EAL

Please note if Water Regulations Knowledge is not included within your qualification you will need have this separately for membership - see Water Regulations Training.

Qualification title

Qualification code

Level 2 NVQ Certificate. Mechanical Services Engineering (plumbing)

100/5649/X

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating

501/1752/X

Level 3 NVQ/SVQ Certificate. Mechanical Services Engineering (plumbing)

100/5650/6

Level 3 Diploma in Gas Utilisation Installation (Water Heating & Wet Central Heating)

600/1034/4

Level 3 Diploma in Gas Utilisation Installation and Maintenance (Cookers, Tumble Dryers, Leisure, Domestic Space Heating, Water Heating and Wet Central Heating and Domestic Warm Air)

600/1039/3

Level 3 Diploma in Gas Utilisation Maintenance (Cookers, Tumble Dryers, Leisure, Domestic Space Heating, Water Heating and Wet Central Heating)

600/1042/3

Level 3 Diploma in Heating and Ventilating Industrial and Commercial Installation

600/1163/4

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating

600/1252/3

NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Domestic Heating

600/1253/5

NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Domestic Heating (Gas Fired Warm Air Appliances)

600/1451/9

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating (Gas Fired Warm Air Appliances)

600/1453/2

NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Domestic Heating (Gas Fired Water & Central Heating Appliances)

600/1454/4

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating (Gas Fired Water & Central Heating Appliances)

600/1657/7

Level 3 Diploma in Gas Utilisation Maintenance (Water Heating & Wet Central Heating)

600/1660/7

Level 3 Diploma in Gas Utilisation Installation & Maintenance (Water Heating & Wet Central Heating)

600/1661/9

FETAC

Please note if Water Regulations Knowledge is not included within your qualification you will need have this separately for membership - see Water Regulations Training.

Qualification title

Qualification code

National Craft Certificate – Plumbing

N/A

Level 6 Advanced Craft Certificate – Plumbing

N/A

LCL Awards

Please note if Water Regulations Knowledge is not included within your qualification you will need have this separately for membership - see Water Regulations Training.

Qualification Title

Qualification code

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in the Installation & Maintenance of Plumbing & Heating Systems

603/7342/8

SQA

Please note if Water Regulations Knowledge is not included within your qualification you will need have this separately for membership - see Water Regulations Training.

Qualification title

Qualification code

MES: Domestic plumbing level 3 SVQ

G77H 23

SVQ Level 3 in plumbing

G9W9 23

SVQ 3 Domestic Plumbing and Heating at SCQF level 7

G9W9 23

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