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Diploma in Plumbing Studies (plumbing, key plumbing principles, heating and sanitation systems, hot water systems )

1. Qualification detail

2. Course description

If you want to train as a professional plumber this Level 2 course will give you all the basics. It is a mix of practical and theory, and you will study in our spacious, industry-standard Plumbing Academy. You wil learn from expert tutors who have all worked in the industry and have extensive knowledge. The course will teach you: Working safely in plumbing Key plumbing principles Common plumbing processes Cold water systems Domestic hot water systems Sanitation systems Central heating systems Electrical supply Environmental awareness Effective working relationships

3. Entry requirements

This course is for school leavers and for adult students. As a school leaver you will ideally need 3 GCSEs grade A* - C in English, Maths and a Science subject. If you do not have these grades we would still like to hear from you as we are looking for enthusiastic students who are keen to train as a professional plumber. If you are an adult and you have no formal qualifications please talk to us.

4. Equipment required

No equipment required

5. Assessment method

You will build a portfolio of work showing your skills through a variety of practical tasks. You will also do online tests at the end of each unit (there are 9 units in total). At the end of your course there is a final practical assessment: a 5-day project to install a bathroom suite, and hot and cold water system. This will be marked and go towards your final grade.

6. Venue

7. Other dates or venues

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