Qualifications accepted for membership of WIAPS

The following qualifications can be accepted for membership. Each qualification needs to be supported by a Certificate in the Knowledge of Water Regulations unless the Plumbing Qualification certificate explicitly states it includes Water Regulations. 

Awarding Organisation

Qualification Title

Qualification code

City & GuildsLevel 2 NVQ in Mechanical Engineering Services – Plumbing6009

Level 2 NVQ in Mechanical Engineering Services – Plumbing
Q1027228 
(6019)

Level 3 NVQ in Mechanical Engineering Services – Plumbing
6009

Level 3 NVQ in Mechanical Engineering Services – Plumbing
Q1027228 
(6019)

Level 2 NVQ Certificate. Mechanical Services Engineering (plumbing)
100/3284/8 
(6089)

Level 3 NVQ/SVQ Certificate. Mechanical Services Engineering (plumbing)
100/3285/X 
(6089)

Craft Certificate in Plumbing
596-1

Advanced Craft Certificate in Plumbing
596-2

Craft Certificate in Plumbing
603-1

Advanced Craft Certificate in Plumbing
603-2

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)

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 Diploma in Domestic Heating (Gas Fired Warm Air Appliances)
600/1116/6
(6189-42)

Level 3 Diploma in Heating and Ventilating Industrial and Commercial Installation
600/1009/5

Level 3 Diploma in Gas Utilisation Installation (Water Heating & Wet Central Heating)
600/0919/6

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 Maintenance (Cookers, Tumble Dryers, Leisure, Domestic Space Heating, Water Heating and Wet Central Heating)
600/0905/6

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

NVQ level 2 Heating and ventilation (industrial and commercial installation)
100/3375/0
(6088-02)

NVQ level 3 Heating and ventilation (Industrial and Commercial Installation)
100/3376/2
(6088-06)

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Heating & Ventilating Industrial and Commercial Installation
600/1009/5
(6188-30)

NVQ level 2 heating and ventilation
6008-01

NVQ level 3 heating and ventilation
6008-03

NVQ Level 2 Heating & Ventilating Installation (industrial and commercial)
6018-01

NVQ level 2 heating and ventilation installation
6018-02

NVQ level 3 heating and ventilation installation
6018-03

NVQ level 2 Heating and ventilation (domestic installation)
100/3375/0
(6088-01)

NVQ level 3 Heating and ventilation (domestic installation)
100/3376/2
(6088-05)

Craft Certificate Heating & Ventilating Fitting
597-1

Advanced Craft Certificate Heating & Ventilating Fitting
597-2

Craft Certificate Heating & Ventilating Fitting
604-1

Advanced Craft Certificate Heating & Ventilating Fitting
604-2

Marine Plumbing248
BPECLevel 2 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating
600/5270/3

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating
600/6863/2

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating (Gas Fired Water & Central Heating Appliances)
600/6284/8

L3 Award in Hot & Cold Water Safe Systems and Sanitation (WaterSafe Experienced Worker Qulification)
Please note the Experienced Worker Qualification is no longer available to new learners and the last certification date is 31st August 2022.
600/9431/X

NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Domestic Heating
600/6871/1

NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Domestic Heating (Gas Fired Water & Central Heating Appliances)
600/6286/1
EALLevel 2 NVQ Certificate. Mechanical Services Engineering (plumbing)
100/5649/X

Level 3 NVQ/SVQ Certificate. Mechanical Services Engineering (plumbing)
100/5650/6

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating
501/1752/X

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating
600/1252/3

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating (Gas Fired Warm Air Appliances)
600/1453/2

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating (Gas Fired Water & Central Heating Appliances)
600/1657/7

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

NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Domestic Heating (Gas Fired Water & Central Heating Appliances)
600/1454/4

Level 3 Diploma in Heating and Ventilating Industrial and Commercial Installation
600/1163/4

Level 3 Diploma in Gas Utilisation Installation (Water Heating & Wet Central Heating)
600/1034/4

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

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 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
FETACNational Craft Certificate – Plumbing
-

Level 6 Advanced Craft Certificate – Plumbing
-
SQASVQ Level 3 in plumbing
G9W9 23

SVQ 3 Domestic Plumbing and Heating at SCQF level 7
GK71 23

MES: Domestic plumbing level 3 SVQ
G77H 23