Level 1

Plumbing Level 1 Diploma

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2020
FREE* Thurrock Campus
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2020
FREE* Thurrock Campus

Overview

Being a plumber can be very rewarding and it maybe the career that can change the rest of your life.

Predicted Grades

Please be rest assured that we will continue to make an offer based on your predicted grades or by alternative assessments for entry conditions based on your circumstances.

Entry Requirements

  • GCSEs at grade 1 in maths and English, or
  • Construction Skills Entry Level 3 Certificate plus GCSE maths and English at grade 1
  • Successful attendance at interview and transition event

Course Structure

  • Structure of the Construction Industry
  • Fundamental safe working practices
  • Environmental and sustainability measures in domestic dwellings
  • Site preparation for working in the construction industry
  • Above ground Drainage
  • Copper pipework
  • Plastic pressure Pipework
  • Low carbon steel Pipework
  • Installation, repair and maintenance of plumbing systems
  • Plumbing science

Assessment & Feedback

  • Practical Assessments
  • Portfolio Work
  • Assignments

Course Cost

School Leavers, full time: FREE

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment

What Next...

Level 2 Diploma Plumbing Studies.