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Key information

Suitable for Adult (19+)
Level 1
Mode of study Part Time Day
Duration 45 weeks
Subject area Construction & the Built Environment
  • 05 Sep 2022
  • Stratford Campus

This qualification is for you if you want to learn the basic skills and knowledge involved in the plumbing industry. This course will cover the practical and job-related knowledge that's required in the plumbing sector.

Course description

  • 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
  • English & Maths

Additional information

Entry requirements

  • English grade 2 or above
  • Maths grade 2 or above


Provided you fulfil all of the course requirements, you may be able to progress onto a Plumbing Level 2 Diploma.

Fees and funding

The course fee is TBC.

If you are aged 19+, how much you pay for your course and any additional costs will depend on a number of factors. Learn more about course fees and finances.

We have a range of financial support options available to help you while you’re studying. Find out what support you may be eligible for.

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