NSQF-Plumber (General).pdf

Plumber General

  • Job DescriptionA Plumber (General) is responsible for installation, minor repair and maintenance of pipes and sanitary fixtures in housing, commercial and institutional setups.  
  • CodePSC/Q0104
  • SectorPlumbing
  • NSQF LevelLevel 3
  • Notional Hours600
  • Accrediting BodiesIndian Plumbing Skills Council
  • Certifying BodiesIndian Plumbing Skills Council
  • Proposed Occupation

    A Plumber (General) is responsible for installation, minor repair and maintenance of pipes and sanitary fixtures in housing, commercial and institutional setups.

  • International Comparability

    The Technical parts of the NOSs are comparable to Canadian, British and Australian standards. However Numeracy, literacy and basic science levels are lower to match with the existing Indian conditions. Apart from this the Qualification pack, as per the NSDC policy for our country, is for a job role and on a trade or occupation. Following the same there cannot be qualification pack comparability.

  • Progression Pathway

    Level-4 Plumber (General) – II, Plumber (Pumps & E/M Mechanic)

  • Qualification File NSQF-Plumber (General).pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    PSC/ N 0101 (Installation of basic sanitary fixtures) Mandatory 600 3, 4 & 6
    PSC/ N 0102 (Repair of basic plumbing systems) Mandatory 200 3 & 4
    PSC/ N 0108 (Coordinating with the senior and other working team) Mandatory 400 Common across level 1-7
    PSC/ N 0109 (Maintain a healthy, safe and secure working environment Mandatory Common across level 1-7