Plumbing C&G 6035 Diploma Level 2Course Code: PL2DP Learning Aim Code: 60055005 Full-time / Part-time: Full-time or Part-time Duration: One Year Campus: Wellington Road Campus
Is this the right course for me?
Are you passionate about construction or interested in working in the construction industry?
Are you keen to learn more about how you could earn a living working in the building services industry?
Do you not currently work in the building services industry but have a desire to become a fully qualified plumber?
Have you got previous work experience or completed a Level 1 plumbing or building services qualification?
If you have answered yes to these four questions then this is the course for you!
This course is perfect for anyone who has aspirations of becoming a plumber. Whether you have recently left school or want to make a career change this course will prepare you to work in the industry and qualify you to work as a plumber’s mate within this industry.
This is a one year course which can be studied full-time or part-time.
Our construction centre is the perfect place for you to develop your skills and knowledge of the construction profession. We have fully equipped, specialist workshops contain industry standard equipment, meaning you are able to develop your knowledge to a high level. You will also be taught by tutors who have a wealth of industry experience, and who will help you get to grips with this fast-paced industry.
What will I learn?
During this course you will study the following modules:
- Plumbing principles
- Cold and hot water systems
- Central heating
- Health and safety
What skills will I gain?
By studying this course you will:
- Develop your understanding of basic plumbing, electrical and refrigeration systems
- Learn the working principles
- Develop an appreciation for the range of knowledge and skills required to meet industry standards
- Develop your confidence in dealing with various practical tasks and theory applications
- Improve your skills
- Gain valuable team working and communication skills by taking part in group activities
How will I be assessed?
You'll be assessed on your practical skills and the knowledge you gain, by completing practical tasks and theory online multiple choice tests.
What can I do next?
The skills you will learn from this course will enable you to:
- Choose a career path and move on to your next qualification, such as a Level 3 Diploma in Plumbing Studies
- Gain work as a plumber
What are the Entry Requirements?
For school leavers aged 16-19 you will need a Level 1 Plumbing qualification.
For adult learners there are no formal qualifications required, although you will be required complete a short hand written (50 words) assessment of your English skills