Part Time Course code 0264

This course is delivered in 1 year over two evenings a week. It allows candidates to learn, develop and practice the skills required for employment and career progression in the plumbing sector. It is for candidates who want to work as plumbers in the building services and engineering sector.

Available dates

  • 17 September 2024
    • Start date

      17 September 2024
    • Time

      18:00 - 21:00
    • Days

      Tuesday, Wednesday
    • Duration

      30 weeks
    • Campus

      Hemel Hempstead Campus
    • Fees

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  • Entry Criteria

    Candidates are expected to have a minimum of a D grade at GCSE in English, Maths and Science.

    Applicants will be expected to work towards the NVQ Level 3 as their goal, which is currently the industry standard for qualified plumbers. All applicants will be expected to attend an interview to ascertain suitability for the course. All students will undertake initial assessments before starting the course. The course will allow you to gain a level 2 qualification in Plumbing.

  • What will I study?

    You will learn:

    • working safely
    • installing and testing pipe systems and components
    • maintaining pipe systems and components
    • installing bathroom and kitchen plumbing
    • installing heating radiators
    • installing drainage and guttering
    • installing sheet weatherings
    • working with others and customer relations
  • Future Prospects

    Upon successful completion of this course students will be ready to progress to Level 2 NVQ Plumbing or Level 3 Technical Certificate.

    For more information on the career opportunities available to you upon completion of this course visit the National Careers Service