Plumbing – Level 1 Diploma
Level: 1 | Duration: 1 Year | Details: September 2020
What is this course about?
The course will cover the following topics: An introduction to – Safe Working Practices, Information, Quantities and Communication with Others, Building Methods and Construction, Erect and Dismantle Working Platforms. You will prepare different materials for use in the plumbing process and be able to understand different types of plumbing systems and fittings. You will fit systems in a workshop setting. Completion of assessment pieces will be expected to show competence.
Why choose this course?
Our purpose built workshop at the Kingsway Campus has been developed to accommodate all of the necessary facilities and equipment you could hope for to achieve the best results. Our team of lecturers and assessors are experienced in all types of Plumbing and have a wealth of knowledge to pass on to our learners. As part of your studies it is expected that you will undertake somework experience in the community and this will add to your experience of work situations.
4 GCSEs at grades 9 – 2 including English language and maths.
What will this course lead on to?
The successful completion of this course could lead to a level 2 qualification or possible apprenticeship programme. During the course all learners are encouraged to gain work experience in order to make the transition to the workplace as smooth as possible.
What will I learn on this course?
The course is designed as an introductory level that will teach the basic skills and processes required to pursue a career in Plumbing. Learners will gain an understanding of the processes undertaken to achieve industrial standards designed to allow you to progress onto higher levels of study.
The College has a full enrichment programme and all learners are expected to make the most of their time with us, why not enjoy your free time with your tutor group. New enrichment activities include; sport remote control model racing and mini caravan building.
How will I be assessed?
Assessment is carried out on a regular basis at the end of each unit. At the end of the course each learner has to complete a practical assessment to prove their skills in order to achieve the full qualification.
Are there any costs associated with this course?
Each learner will require overalls, safety boots, writing equipment and a ring binder with note paper.
- Lectures 0
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- Duration 50 hours
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 0
- Assessments Yes