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Domestic Plumbing Level 2 at East Kent College

Course description

Perfect if you are looking to make a splash in the domestic plumbing trade.

Course content

Broadstairs Campus

You’ll learn the skills needed to progress in the field of domestic plumbing and heating. Our Study Programme will equip you with the core units needed when entering employment and progressing to an NVQ. As well as covering practical techniques and skills, you will cover theory subjects such as: plumbing process, scientific principles, hot and cold water, central heating, above and below ground drainage, electrical and renewable technologies.

You can look forward to the chance to take part in national SkillPLUMB competitions and on the job training exercises and assessments.

You will need to complete the 4 additional units required if you wish to achieve the NVQ.

Dover Campus

You’ll learn the skills needed to progress in the field of domestic plumbing and heating. Our Study Programme will equip you with the core units needed when entering employment and progressing to an NVQ. As well as covering practical techniques and skills, you will cover theory subjects such as: plumbing process, scientific principles, hot and cold water, central heating, above and below ground drainage, electrical andrenewable technologies.

You can look forward to the chance to take part in national SkillPLUMB competitions and on the job training exercises and assessments.

This Study Programme will include English and maths at an appropriate level, and it will support the development of skills towards employability and suitability to progress onto the next level of study.

 

 

Entry requirements

You will need a minimum of four GCSEs at D grades or equivalent, including maths and English. Students may be able to progress from Level 1 vocationally related programmes.

Assessment

You will learn through practical sessions in our workshops and assessment will be through written work and online tests.

Financial information

If you are 16-18yrs old at the start of the Study Programme, it will be free. There may be additional payments required for trips, visits and other materials. For adult learners (over 19) financial support towards the costs of your Study Programme may be available. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare.

Please contact Support Services for confirmation of all Study Programme fees quoted:

Broadstairs Campus - 01843 605062 (or e-mail broadstairs@eastkent.ac.uk

Dover Campus - 01304 244333 (or email dover@eastkent.ac.uk)

Please note: For those claiming state working age benefit this course is classed as part-time.

Future opportunities

On successful completion you could choose to move on to study at a higher level or seek an Apprenticeship at Level 3.

Further information

Please Contact - Student Support Services on 01843 605062, e-mail: support.services@eastkent.ac.uk

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 15 January 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year(s)
  • Course code: 003026/1/1
  • Web url: www.eastkent.ac.uk
  • Number of planned places: 12

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    • East Kent College's Broadstairs campus is  located on the Isle of Thanet in Broadstairs, Kent on the southeast coast of the United Kingdom.

      We offer an outstanding range of college Study Programmes across a range of subject areas, suited for all students, abilities and ambitions.
       
      The Broadstairs campus is located on Ramsgate Road, and over the last three years over £25m has been invested in new facilities which include a Centre for Environmental Technologies, a centre for Creative Industries and a unique-4 Star Training hotel.
       
      East Kent College is committed to developing the prosperity and wellbeing of the communities we serve.