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Combining practical tasks and theory, the subjects you will cover on this course include health and safety; common plumbing processes; cold water systems; electrical systems; environmental awareness; key plumbing principles; sanitation systems; and central heating systems.
Aims of the course
Learner to achieve a Diploma in Level 2 Plumbing, prepare the learner for the Plumbing Industry, Level 3 Plumbing Courses ,Apprenticeships in Plumbing.
Complex cold water systems
Complex domestic hot water systems
Complex sanitation systems
Central heating systems - boilers and controls
Domestic gas supply systems
Improvement of business products and services
The formal assessments for the course include on-line exams and practical assessments with three written exams.
This programme can lead to a several different paths for further education in plumbing. Potential job opportunities include self-employment, joining construction companies, pathways of higher education to develop contract and project management skills. or to complete the 6189 onsite assessments which will give you the full level 3 industry recognised Plumbing qualification.
Potential job opportunities include self-employment, joining plumbing companies, You could also go on to higher education to develop contract and project management skills.
What can I earn as a construction worker?
When you're deciding what to study post-16, it's important to think about where your course will lead. As a qualified construction worker you'll be starting on a career path with loads of opportunity for progression ? and a good salary in your sights. For example:
Bricklayers start on around £17,000 a year and can earn £27,000 with 3-5 years' experience
Plumbers start on around £18,000 a year and can earn £30,000 with 3-5 years' experience
Construction supervisors start on around £24,000 a year and can earn £35,000 with 3-4 years' experience
If you're interested in a career in construction, we offer a diverse range of vocational courses that will help you get where you want to go. Thanks to our excellent links with major construction companies, our courses include valuable work experience opportunities, helping to prepare you for your first role in this exciting industry.
GCSEs grades A*-C in English and GCSE Mathematics or equivalent, or successful completion City & Guilds L2
Workshop, sessions, classroom based lessons, e-learning, self syudy
Process for Application
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