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Domestic Plumbing Level 2 at EKC Group

Course description

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

Course content

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.

Entry requirements

4 Ds/3s or above, (2 must be English and Maths at level 4 or above) or a relevant full level 1 Diploma and English and Maths at Level 4 or above.


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

Dover Campus - 01304 244333 (or email

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.

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 February 2018
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    • EKC Group's Dover Techncial College is located in the heart of Dover. 

      We offer a wide range of  Study Programmes across a range of subject areas, suited for all students, abilities and ambitions.

      We have some fantastic new facilities planned which include a new student and welcome centre, gaming and network laboratories, as well as a new energy centre.

      EKC Group is committed to developing the prosperity and wellbeing of the communities we serve.