This study programme is designed to give you the practical skills and knowledge to work in the plumbing industry. The majority of your learning will take place in our well-equipped, practical workshops, with specialist topics covered in our dedicated Plumbing classroom.
You will explore topics including pipe joining and installation of hot and cold water supply, Health and Safety in the workplace and drainage and sanitation.
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Trainee - You will need four GCSEs at grade 2 (E) or above, including English and maths.
Intermediate Trainee - You will need four GCSE at grade 4 (C) or above, including English and maths and a trainee qualification in Plumbing Studies or appropriate practical experience.
This course is a one year course starting in September.
On successful completion, you can progress on to an Apprenticeship in Plumbing and with further training you will be ready for a career in the plumbing industry.
Assessment is via a range of practical assignments, multiple choice end-of-unit tests and a final online testing of knowledge.
Pipe joining and installation, installation of hot and cold water supply, health and safety in the workplace, drainage and sanitation.
Students may want to buy recommended textbooks and there may be small charges for a site visit.