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Plumbing Diploma Level 1 at Birmingham Metropolitan College (BMET)

Course description

This course is a basic introduction to the plumbing industry and will prepare you for the world of work. You will cover topics like health and safety, environmental awareness and plumbing principles. You will also learn about heating and ventilation appliances, refrigeration and air conditioning.

Course content

This course is a basic introduction to the plumbing industry and will prepare you for the world of work. You will cover topics like health and safety, environmental awareness and plumbing principles. You will also learn about heating and ventilation appliances, refrigeration and air conditioning.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course however you will be expected to be working at entry level 3 for literacy and numeracy.

Assessment

This course is assessed by practical work and a portfolio of evidence.

Future opportunities

Successful completion of this course will allow you to progress to the next level or you may seek an apprenticeship or work as a junior plumber.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Birmingham Metropolitan College (BMET) directly.

Last updated date: 11 May 2018
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