(B) Diploma in Pumping Principles at QLS Level 3

Access Duration - 365 Days
Guided Learning Hour 70 Guided Learning Hours (70)
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What Will I Learn?

Have a clear understanding of special considerations involved in chemical pumping systems
Understand pump definition and specifications
Learn about special problems that involve pumping of solids
Have an understanding of submersible pumps
Learn about the different types of centrifugal pumps


The Diploma in Pumping Principles at QLS Level 3 is designed to introduce learners to the various types of pumps. The course will enable individuals to understand what affects pump selection. It is a comprehensive course that will give learners an understanding of pump design applications, construction, operations and maintenance. The course will cover the fundamentals of mechanical seals and pump management issues.

Individuals following the course will be presented with valuable information on cover pump maintenance, seal, packing gland and bearing replacement.  Acquire the basic fundamentals, laws and components on the design application of centrifugal pumps and how it can improve productivity in the workplace.

The Diploma in Pumping Principles at QLS Level 3 course will explain operating principles of centrifugal, turbine and propeller. Learn what reciprocating and metering pumps are. Additionally, gain insight into special-purpose pumps and diaphragm pumps that are used to handle abrasive and corrosive substances. By the completion of the course individuals would have gained knowledge in their ability to recognise and solve different pumps and sealing problems.

The Quality Licence Scheme, endorses high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This means that Global Edulink has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Quality Licence Scheme, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. We will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

Why study at Global Edulink?

Global Edulink offers the most convenient path to gain skills and training that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your knowledge and expertise in an IT or corporate environment. You can study at your own pace at Global Edulink and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor, narrated e-learning modules and free resources which include Free CV writing pack, free career support and course demo to make your learning experience more enriching and rewarding.


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  • Full package: A onetime fee of £229.00 can be paid to access this course, which includes the awarding body registration fee and assessments fee.
  • Installment basis: The total price is £238.00, from which an initial fee of £79.00 can be paid to buy the course. The remaining amount can be paid as £159.00 assessment respectively. (Pay in 02 Installments)
  • Job seekers
  • Maintenance Personnel
  • Repair Technicians
  • Anyone with an interest in learning about pumping principles
  • Learners should be age 19 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT.
  • A qualification at level 2 or above in any discipline.
The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

In order to complete the Diploma in Pumping Principles at QLS Level 3 successfully, all students are required to complete a series of assignments. The completed assignments must be submitted via the online portal. Your instructor will review and evaluate your work and provide your feedback based on how well you have completed your assignments.

While the submission of your assignment is compulsory for you to get your Quality Licence Scheme certification, you can also receive another CPD & iAP , free e-certificate if you take a 20 multiple choice exam.

Those who successfully complete the course will be issued the Diploma in Pumping Principles at QLS Level 3 by the Quality Licence Scheme.

Course Code: QLS-04485

The Quality Licence Scheme is part of the Skills and Education Group, a charitable organisation that unites education and skills-orientated organisations that share similar values and objectives. With more than 100 years of collective experience, the Skills and Education Group’s strategic partnerships create opportunities to inform, influence and represent the wider education and skills sector.

The Skills and Education Group also includes two nationally recognised awarding organisations; Skills and Education Group Awards and Skills and Education Group Access. Through our awarding organisations we have developed a reputation for providing high-quality qualifications and assessments for the education and skills sector. We are committed to helping employers, organisations and learners cultivate the relevant skills for learning, skills for employment, and skills for life.

Our knowledge and experience of working within the awarding sector enables us to work with training providers, through the Quality Licence Scheme, to help them develop high-quality courses and/or training programmes for the non-regulated market.

Once you successfully completed Level 3 Diploma in Pumping Principles, you will gain knowledge and skills that will give your career the jumpstart you have always wanted. With this completion you can further expand your education or go onto work in numerous positions that will also put you in line to demand a higher salary or job promotion. The average UK salary per annum according to https://www.payscale.com is given below.
  • Repair Worker - £19,659 per annum
  • Mechanical Technician - £25,080 per annum
  • Maintenance Technician - £25,168 per annum
  • Mechanical Engineer - £30,266 per annum
Other jobs you can get
  • Repair Technician
  • Maintenance Supervisor
Common Career Paths For Maintenance Technician
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  • Repeat and rewind all your lectures and enjoy a personalised learning experience
  • Unlimited 12 months access from anywhere, anytime
  • Save time and money on travel
  • Learn at your convenience and leisure
  • Eligible for  TOTUM discount card

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Gain an Accredited UK Qualification
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Course Curriculum

01. Pump Definitions
Pump Definitions
02. Pump Specifications
Pump Specifications
03. Understanding Centrifugal Pump
Understanding Centrifugal Pump
☑ Assignment
Assignment Brief I – Diploma in Pumping Principles at QLS Level 3
☑ Submit your Assignment
(B) Assignment Submission I – Diploma in Pumping Principles at QLS Level 3
04. Motor and Pump Calculations
Motor and Pump Calculations
05. Coupling Section
Coupling Section
06. Understanding Submersible Pumps
Understanding Submersible Pumps
☑ Assignment
Assignment Brief II – Diploma in Pumping Principles at QLS Level 3
☑ Submit your Assignment
(B) Assignment Submission II – Diploma in Pumping Principles at QLS Level 3
Exam Quiz
Exam : Diploma in Pumping Principles at QLS Level 3 00:30:00

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