Plumbing

This Plumbing course aims to get you work ready and prepared for life in this valued and vital trade. Learn from knowledgeable staff with extensive industry experience.

Our Plumbing courses are available at Level/s 1, 2, 3

Up-to-date resources will enhance practical and theory sessions where you will learn about the principles of plumbing systems, the importance of water pressure, pipe joining techniques, hot and cold water supplies and above ground drainage. Customer relations and environmental considerations are also covered as part of the course as are the principles of working safely in the environment.

English & Maths

If you haven’t achieved a GCSE Grade 4 (C) in English and/or Maths you will be required to either; take a Functional Skills qualification if you have achieved a Grade 1 or 2, or retake the GCSE if you’ve achieved Grade 3. You will be fully supported by our specialist team ahead of taking the exam.

Career Areas

  • Plumber
  • Gas Service Engineer
  • Oil Service Engineer
  • Solid Fuel Engineer

HOW IS THIS COURSE ASSESSED?

These courses are assessed through a series of practical examinations and online multiple-choice tests.

WHAT NEXT?

We can help you develop employability skills and gain relevant experience. We provide information, advice and support when completing your course and progressing to work or going into higher education. When applying for university we can provide support with the UCAS application and Student Finance.