Plumbing Studies Level 2 Diploma at Havering College of Further and Higher Education
This course is suitable for you if you have an interest in plumbing work and wish to work towards becoming a qualified plumber or are already employed in the industry. This course can be suitable for you if you are a mature student wishing to undertake a career change.
The course provides you with the required practical and theoretical tuition. There are a number of practical tasks that you will need to carry out during the year. This is combined with a high level of underpinning knowledge in workshop/site safety and plumbing technology. It is approximately 50/50 theory/practical.
GCSE Grade C in Maths and English are required or another Level 2 qualification by agreement at interview.
You will also need a satisfactory reference and interview.
You will be assessed to test your knowledge and practical skills in the form of online multiple choice examinations (12 over the year) and 60 practical assessments.
You will study the following subjects:
Health and Safety; Principles; Processes; Hot & Cold water; Central heating; Sanitation; Sheet Lead work; Environmental awareness; Electrical Systems; Customer Relations.
You can progress to a Level 3 plumbing qualification. With this qualification it will be possible for you to get employment in the industry and the possibility of an apprenticeship.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Havering College of Further and Higher Education directly.