Plumbing – Level 2 Diploma
Level: 2 | Duration: 1 Year | Start Date: September
Details: Various weekdays/times available, please enquire
What is this course about?
This course will cover the following topics: A detailed understanding of – 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. You will also have the opportunity to take part in internal and external competitions at regional and national events.
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 – 3 including English language and maths or Level 1 Plumbing Diploma.
What will this course lead on to?
The successful completion of this course could lead to a Level 3 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.
Are there any costs associated with this course?
Each learner will require overalls, safety boots, writing equipment and two ring binders with note paper, pens, paper. The learner will need to buy text books that will cost approximately £25.
(Aged 19+) Course fee: To be confirmed for 2020
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This course can be paid in instalments.
You will work in newly built workshops and modern classrooms with excellent IT facilities. The workshops have installation bays and assessment equipment in line with City and Guilds standards for you to use daily on your training and assessment. You will have the opportunity to use modern state of the art tools, facilities and the tuition needed to develop your practical skills.
What the Riverside College Plumbing students say…
“I am enjoying my course and I really enjoy working on my own in the workshop.”
- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 50 hours
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 0
- Assessments Yes