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What's covered?

This qualification focuses on fundamental plumbing practical skills and knowledge. Successful completion of the course will give you an understanding of the core skills and knowledge required by a plumber working within the industry. You could move on to the Level 2 Diploma or NVQ if employed in the industry.

You will study a wide range of skills including:

  • Measuring
  • Cutting
  • Bending and jointing of pipework including copper, plastic and steel

What do you need?

Minimum of four GCSE at grade 3 including English and Maths

How you are assessed

You are continually assessed through practical assignments and course work.

How Long?

1 Year

What course next?

L2 Diploma in Plumbing Studies

What could this lead to?

A L2 Diploma in plumbing studies or a Plumbing apprenticeship ( if you find a suitable job)

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