Qualification summary

The qualification’s final registration date has now closed, we are unable to accept new registrations. Learners who were registered on or before 30 June 2024 will be able to continue to take assessments to complete their qualification. The certification end date is 30 June 2027.

Based on National Occupational Standards (NOS), this Diploma in Supporting the Installation of Engineering Construction Plant and Systems – Pipefitting includes units on contributing to effective working relationships in engineering construction, shaping engineering construction pipework components by material removal using hand tools and more.

ECITB requires that evidence of competence must be drawn from and reflect activity undertaken by the learner in the workplace. The workplace is defined as the learner’s normal place of work for their occupation.

In the units of assessment some learning outcomes and associated assessment criteria relate to the knowledge that enables a learner to perform competently. Evidence must be collected that verifies this knowledge is present.

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Where is this qualification delivered?

To complete this qualification learners must enrol with one of ECITB’s Approved Centres listed below.

Hartlepool Training Ltd

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Electrical Fitting, Erecting, Mechanical Fitting, Mechanical Maintenance, Moving Loads, Pipefitting, Plating, Rigging, Welding


Ainsley St, Hartlepool, TS25 1TZ
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01429 868657


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What is the qualification structure?

To achieve this qualification learners must complete all 6 mandatory units. There are no optional units.

Qualification units

Contribute to effective working relationships in engineering construction

Work safely and minimise risk in engineering construction

Identify and deal with hazards and emergencies in the engineering construction work environment

SIPS Pipe-S1
Shape engineering construction pipework components by material removal using hand tools

SIPS Pipe-S2
Support the assembly of engineering construction pipework components

SIPS Pipe-S3
Support the positioning and installation of engineering construction pipework

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