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Plumbing Studies Level 2 Diploma at Southport College

Course description

These qualifications are intended for those wanting to gain the skills and knowledge necessary to enter the plumbing industry. 
At Level 2 this consists of a basic understanding, whilst the Level 3 Diploma equips learners with advanced plumbing knowledge and skills

Course content

You will be introduced to the following elements-

- Health and safety in building services engineering
- Understand the fundamental principles and requirements of environmental technology systems
- Plumbing system installation planning 
- Complex cold water systems
- Hot water systems
- Sanitation and drainage
- Central heating
- Domestic gas principles
- Career awareness in Building Services

Entry requirements

Sucessful completion of the L1 Plumbing studies or L2 Building Services Engineering programme and a satisfactory reference or 5 GCSE at grade D including science. Reference and successful interview.


Continual assessment in the practical workshop and multiple choice exams

Future opportunities

Level 3 Diploma in Plumbing Studies or an apprenticeship

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Southport College directly.

Last updated date: 03 June 2016

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