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Level 1 Diploma in Plumbing Foundation BPEC at Tameside College

Course description

Assessment is ongoing throughout the duration of the course. We’ll ask you to complete practical assessments and written tests for up to 9 units.An online job-knowledge assessment will be taken during the year alongside an online health & safety test which will be required to achieve the full qualification.

Course content

'This programme is the first step to gaining a qualification in the Construction Industry, specifically in the role of Plumber The course covers the following units:The course covers the following units:Understand and carry out safe working practices in Building Services EngineeringUnderstand how to communicate with others within Building Services EngineeringUnderstand how to apply environmental protection measures within BSEUnderstand fundamental scientific principles within building services engineeringUnderstand and carry out copper pipe fabrication work for domestic plumbing systemsUnderstand and carry out low carbon steel pipe fabrication work for domestic plumbing systemsUnderstand and carry out plastic pipe fabrication work for domestic plumbing systemsUnderstand the key features of domestic plumbing systems Understand and demonstrate techniques for installing and securing plumbing pipework

Entry requirements

'Learners must have;4 GCSE’s grade D – G 0r 1 -3 (Must include English and maths)Successful interview with a Plumbing tutorA genuine interest in the subjectGood communication skillsA hardworking approach towards the industry

Future opportunities

'Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing Foundation BPECNVQ Diploma Level 2 in Plumbing & Heating BPEC (Apprenticeship)

Further information

For Further Information Contact Course Enquiries on 0161 908 6789

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: 27 October 2017
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