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Plumbing Studies, Diploma
What will I do on this course?
This course is the perfect introduction to plumbing and could lead to a number of introductory roles within the plumbing industry. You’ll learn about plumbing, refrigeration and air conditioning, responsibilities and procedures, safe working practices, environmental measures, and scientific principles.
You will also have tutorial support, employability sessions, personal and social development, and study skills. You’ll also develop the English and maths skills required in the industry.
You will be assessed through practical observations, written assignments and a portfolio.
What could I do after this course?
You could enter the plumbing industry in a junior role, or increase your skills to earn higher wages with a Level 2 qualification in plumbing or an apprenticeship.
A commitment to learning and ambition to succeed, plus a successful interview.
Occupations related to Plumbing Studies, Diploma
Plumber or heating or ventilating engineer
Jobholders in this unit group assemble, install, maintain and repair plumbing fixtures, heating and ventilating systems and pipes and pipeline systems in commercial, residential and industrial premises and public buildings.
Employment in region: 3,728 positions
What Our Students Say
Brandon Harvey, Plumbing
“The lecturers are great and help you learn at your own speed”
Former school: Priory Community School
What next? Progress on to Level 3.