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Plumbing - Basic Plumbing Studies Level 2 Certificate (C&G) at Stoke on Trent College

Course description

This course covers all the key skills involved in plumbing, including: safety, key plumbing principles, cold and hot water systems, sanitation systems and sheet lead weatherings. Assessment is by practical assessment and multi-choice phase tests. An interview and trade devised (BPEC) assessment is required. Note some daytime blocks of attendance will be necessary to enable practical assessments to be carried out.

Course content

This one year course covers: Safety, Key Plumbing Principles, Cold and Hot Water Systems, Sanitation Systems and Sheet Lead Weatherings. Assessment is by practical assessment and multi-choice phase tests. An interview and trade devised (BPEC) assessment is required. Note some daytime blocks of attendance will be necessary to enable practical assessments to be carried out. Please note there is a high demand for this course.

Entry requirements

Basic Skills in Plumbing and Electrical Engineers Level 1 Certificate. You will have an informal interview to make sure this is the right level for you.

Assessment

Practical competence is formally assessed using realistic exercises in our workshops. Supporting knowledge is assessed using projects and City and Guilds written and online examinations.

Future opportunities

A range of career opportunities or progression to the Level 3 Apprenticeship or Plumbing Diploma.

Further information

City and Guilds is a nationally recognised vocational qualification which provides the background knowledge and skills in a specific work related area.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Stoke on Trent College directly.

Last updated date: 09 February 2016
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    • The Burslem campus of Stoke on Trent College houses the following subject areas:

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      Plumbing, Electrical Installation and Gas Services