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Diploma in Plumbing Engineering

IVE - Engineering
IVE - Engineering
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Programme Code
EG423701P
Subject Area
Engineering - Mechanical and Building Services, Engineering - Construction, Engineering - Electrical & Electronic
Programme Type
Diploma
Offering Institution
IVE - Engineering
Contact Hours
291
QF Level
3
QF Credits
96
QF Registration No.
16/000951/L3
QF Registration Validity Period
2016.11.24-2021.08.31
Programme Fee
HKD$42,000.00
Class Code Commencement Date Class Location Medium of Instruction Apply Online Class Remarks
EG423701P-3 2021.01.11 Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Kwai Chung)
Cantonese supplemented with English
Face-to-face lessons may be changed to online or other mode where appropriate according to the special circumstances.

Aims

  • This programme is recognized by the Water Supplies Department to have the equivalent qualification as the Craft Certificate in Plumbing and Pipefitting as stated in Part I requirement for Grade I Plumber's Licence application.
  • To provide academic training to the practitioners in the plumbing industry and enable them to appreciate a broad and integrated knowledge of plumbing engineering. 

Programme Structure

Module Code

Module Title

Contact Hours

MBS3014X

Pipe Work Installation

27

MBS3015X

Drawing for Plumbing & Pipefitting

18

MBS3016X

Potable Water & Hot Water Supply

30

MBS3017X

Flush Water Supplies & Drainage System

24

MBS3018X

Building Construction and Measurement

45

MBS3019X

Fire Services (Plumbing and Pipefitting)

21

MBS2001X

Safety in Workplace (Plumbing and Pipefitting)

6

MBS3020X

Plumbing and Pipefitting Practice I- Pipe Work

24

MBS3021X

Plumbing and Pipefitting Practice II- Potable and Flush Water Supply

24

MBS3022X

Plumbing and Pipefitting Practice III – Hot Water Supply

24

MBS3023X

Plumbing and Pipefitting Practice IV – Sanitary Fitments & Drainage

24

MBS3024X

Plumbing and Pipefitting Practice V – Fire Services

24

 

Schedule

- 2 to 3 nights per week, 18:30 - 21:30 or 19:00 – 22:00.

- In special circumstances, some lessons may be conducted in online mode.

- Duration: 291 hrs. The normal duration for completion of the programme is around 15-18 months.

 


Entry Requirements

Completion of S5 under the Old Academic Structure with 1 year relevant working experience; or
Completion of S6 under the New Senior Secondary Academic Structure with 1 year relevant working experience; or
Completion of a QF Level 2 programme that is deemed acceptable to the respective Programme Board with 1 year relevant working experience

21 years old or above with 2 years relevant working experience, may be admitted subject to passing an interview and / or aptitude test, if necessary


Financial Assistance Scheme

Vplus Subsidy Scheme

With Vplus Engineering under the Vplus Subsidy Scheme, eligible students may apply up to 60% reimbursement of their tuition fee, totalling a maximum amount of $45,000. For details, please visit:  https://bit.ly/311sWgA

Applicant should apply online within one month from the commencement of the first module for the programme concerned. Early and Late Application will not be processed.


Remarks

EG423701P ($42,000)

 

Bridging Modules* ($7,740)

(1735 Plumbing Mathematics, 1736 Plumbing Science & 1737 Construction Drawing)

 

OR Individual module

1735 - Plumbing Mathematics ($2,580)

1736 - Plumbing Science ($2,580)

1737 - Construction Drawing ($2,580)

Note:

  1. Bridging module(s) may be exempted if the applicant acquired the equivalent qualification.
  2. The applicant shall provide necessary documents for verification.
  3. Exemption criteria are set out as below..

Module Exemption

The applicant who possesses the following academic qualification could apply exemption for the corresponding module(s):

Bridging Modules

1735 Plumbing Mathematics

Grade E or above in HKCEE Mathematics/ level 2 or above in HKDSE mathematics, OR, equivalent qualification

1736 Plumbing Science

Grade E or above in HKCEE Physics / Level 2 or above in HKDSE Physics; OR, equivalent qualification

1737 Construction Drawing

Grade E or above in HKCEE Technical Drawing, OR, equivalent qualification

Practical Modules

MBS3020X  Plumbing and Pipefitting Practice I- Pipe Work

  • Trade Test Certificate, OR,
  • Skilled Workers of Construction Workers Registration Card for the trade of Plumber issued by Construction Industry Council (CIC), OR,
  • Equivalent qualification

MBS3021X  Plumbing and Pipefitting Practice II- Potable and Flush Water Supply

MBS3022X  Plumbing and Pipefitting Practice III – Hot Water Supply

MBS3023X  Plumbing and Pipefitting Practice IV – Sanitary Fitments & Drainage

MBS3024X  Plumbing and Pipefitting Practice V – Fire Services

 

Face-to-face lessons may be changed to online or other mode where appropriate according to the special circumstances.

 

 

 

 

Click “Apply Online” and login to the online enrolment system for application.
 
Notes:
  • Please refer to the guideline for creation of the application account.
  • Subject to the availability of the classes, applicants will be informed to change to another class, if the applied class was full.
  • Upon successful submission of the application, the applicant will receive an email from the system.
  • Any change in class selection will be put on the waiting list.
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