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Plumbing Diploma Level 2 at Sandwell College

Course description

This course is intended for those wanting to gain the skills and knowledge necessary to enter the plumbing industry. It is the second step on the ladder to qualified status.

Course content

You will cover many areas within plumbing and domestic heating, such as hot and cold water supplies, sanitation and understanding health and safety within Building Services Engineering. You will learn how to deal with leaky pipes, water systems and drainage.

Entry requirements

You should have a Level 1 Plumbing qualification or equivalent. You will also be asked to attend an initial interview and be assessed on your level of English and Maths.


Candidates will be assessed by on-demand multiple choice tests (available through the City & Guilds e-assessment platform e-volve) and practical assignments.

Future opportunities

Successful students commonly go on to find work in the plumbing industry. Those who wish to gain advanced plumbing knowledge and skills can progress to the Level 3 Diploma.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 01 June 2016

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