This is a one-year qualification that enables you to progress into further learning in the Building Services sector. You will learn basic practical skills that enable you to complete common Plumbing tasks.
Learners will need to undertake the following mandatory units:
• Structure of the construction industry • Fundamental safe working practices • Above ground drainage • Environmental and sustainability measures in domestic dwellings • Plumbing science • Site preparation for working in the construction industry • Plastic pressure pipework • Low carbon steel pipework • Installation, repair and maintenance of plumbing systems • Copper pipework
This qualification enables you to develop craft and hand-skills before progressing into further learning within Plumbing sector. All of the units develop your practical skills and enable you to demonstrate your ability to complete common tasks within the industry. This is a standalone qualification, and is suitable for anyone aged 16 and over.
Career Opportunities / Progression
This qualification may lead directly to a job, but also provides learners with the basic core skills training, and underpinning knowledge to facilitate progression into further vocational learning such as an apprenticeship programme in Plumbing. This qualification is an invaluable building block for learners wishing to embark on a career within the Building Services Industry.
This programme of study is likely to include enrichment units which are an additional component to enhance your employability.
Please contact us for information regarding course fees.
All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.