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Plumbing Level 1 Diploma at Bridgwater College

Course description

This course is designed for full-time students who wish to gain a basic understanding of plumbing and heating, before entering the industry as an apprentice.

Course content

The course will focus on a range of basic plumbing theory and practices including:

  • Pipe bending and types of jointing
  • Basic maintenance on taps and valves
  • Rainwater systems and maintenance
  • Basin and wc installation and maintenance.
  • Health and safety
  • Environmental awareness

Entry requirements

  • GCSEs D – E grade
  • Interest within the plumbing industry


You will complete a range of basic practical tasks and portfolio.

Future opportunities

Possible progression on to the Level 2 Plumbing Diploma or Apprenticeship.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 17 February 2016

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