This course is perfect if you would like to develop the skills you’ll need for a career as a plumber or perhaps related field such as gas or heating engineer.
You’ll learn about a range of plumbing practices and techniques such as:
- Pipe bending and types of jointing
- Basic maintenance on taps and valves
- Rainwater systems and maintenance
- Basin and WC installation
- Health and safety at work
You can expect to work with tutors with extensive experience in the plumbing industry and within a specialist plumbing workshop space.
664 Nuthall Road
Start: 4th September 2019
Course code: C000160 / Q000959
City & Guilds Level 1 Diploma in Plumbing
You’ll need 4 GCSEs at Grade 3-1/D-G, including English Language and Maths at Grade 3-1/D-G or a relevant Entry 3 vocational qualification. With this you will be asked to undertake an initial assessment and this must show that you are ready to study English and maths at Level 1.
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You will complete 10 assessments throughout your course in practical and theory.
Choose to follow with further study at Nottingham College onto a Plumbing Level 2 programme, or onto an Apprenticeship as a plumber so you can further develop your knowledge and skills within a real industry setting.
Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, check out our Financial Help page for information on fees and funding!