Learner Area

Useful Numbers

We have complied a list of industry contact numbers for learners.

SkillPLUMB Competition

SkillPLUMB is an annual skills competition designed to develop competence into excellence. The competition can bring invaluable benefits to students – competitors can gain recognition for exceptional skills, injecting dynamism and excitement into training.

Aptitude Test

To help you prepare for your qualification tests, take a minute to run through our online Aptitude Test.

Industry Schemes

The BPEC Qualifications are recognised by a number of industry scheme operators.

ACS Scheme Rules

Scheme Rules for the Nationally Accredited Certification Scheme for Individual Gas Fitting Operatives

OFTEC Scheme Rules

Scheme rules for the Oil Firing Technicians (OFTEC) Certification Scheme


This information sets out the process to follow when submitting appeals to us and the process we will follow when responding to enquiries and appeals.


This information sets out our complaints process and is aimed at our centres and learners/candidates .