Want to become a qualified Plumber? Octillion Training Academy delivers an NVQ Level 2 in Plumbing and Heating which is an important step in the career of a professional plumber. If you have already achieved the technical certificate in plumbing, for example, the City and Guilds 6129 or the 6035 then you could convert your technical qualification to the NVQ Level 2 in Plumbing and Heating (City & Guilds 6189 Level 2).


Ready to take your plumbing career to new heights? Octillion Training Academy offers the NVQ Level 2 in Plumbing and Heating, a crucial milestone for professional plumbers seeking to enhance their skills and qualifications. If you've already obtained a technical certificate in plumbing, such as the City & Guilds 6129 or 6035, you're eligible to convert your technical qualification into the NVQ Level 2 in Plumbing and Heating (City & Guilds 6189 Level 2).

Our Plumbing NVQ Level 2 Course is tailored for candidates with limited experience, providing an opportunity to gain the Plumbing NVQ Level 2 qualification in a relatively short time frame. No prior experience or qualifications are required to enrol. Upon successful completion, you'll be qualified to:

  • Work for recognised water companies.

  • Set up your own plumbing business.

  • Work as a plumber in other countries.

  • Be able to be register as Water Safe Registered Engineer (subject to Water Regulations course and Public liability) 

Course Objective

Course Content and Learning Outcomes:

The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plumbing & Heating is a widely-accepted qualification in the industry, essential for carrying out on-site plumbing work. To obtain your NVQ, you'll need to submit a portfolio comprising witness testimonies, factual accounts, and photographs of your work.

Traditionally, achieving the Plumbing NVQ Level 2 qualification can be time-consuming. However, Octillion Training Academy's intensive, focused course—supported by our experienced, qualified tutors and assessors—allows you to fulfil the necessary requirements more efficiently.


Entry Requirements:

To enrol, you'll need to demonstrate self-motivation and an aptitude for both theoretical and practical skills. A work placement in the plumbing and heating industry is required (paid or unpaid). You must have fully achieved a Level 2 technical qualification in Plumbing and Heating, such as City & Guilds 6129 or 6035, EAL or BPEC Diploma in Plumbing and Heating, or an equivalent qualification.


Octillion Training Academy offers the NVQ Diploma in Plumbing and Heating Level 2 with a paper-based portfolio. The price includes two on-site visits by our assessors. If you enrol in both the Plumbing Level 2 Diploma and the NVQ Level 2 in Plumbing, we can provide a discount on your course fees.

Take the next step in your plumbing career by enrolling in the NVQ Level 2 in Plumbing and Heating at Octillion Training Academy today!



Assessment Process:

Our dedicated assessors will visit you at your place of work to evaluate your competence, offer guidance on portfolio completion, and help you progress towards obtaining your Plumbing NVQ. We pride ourselves on ensuring a transparent and clear process for achieving the NVQ as quickly as possible.