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Construction - Diploma in Electrical and Plumbing level 1 at Kirklees College, Huddersfield Centre

Course description

his qualification is for those waiting to enter the Plumbing or Electrical industry. It gives you the opportunity to pick up some core skills and knowledge to progress onto either Level 2 Plumbing or Electrical Installation qualifications.

Course content

You will learn:

• Health and Safety

• Low carbon steel pipework

• Plastic pipework

• Maintenance skills (plumbing)

• Electrical lighting circuit • Electrical socket circuit

• Electrical PVC containment

• Maintenance skills (electrical installation)

• Maths and English unless achieved GCSE grade 4 or above

Entry requirements

• A satisfactory BPEC trade aptitude test score.


Continuous assessment

• Work placement

Future opportunities

Level 2 Diploma or Apprenticeship in Plumbing or Electrical Installation.

Further information

Contact the college, tel: 01484 437070 or email:

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: 04 October 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year


  • More information
    • The Brunel Construction Centre specialises in construction courses and has recently undergone considerable investment to improve its facilities.

      These include plumbing and electrical workshops, making it an even better place to become successful in your chosen trade.