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Plumbing (Level 1) - Full-time

Construction Plumbing

Course outline

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
  • Maintenance
  • 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.

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Location Date


664 Nuthall Road


Start: 9th September 2019

Course code: C000160 / Q000959


City & Guilds Level 1 Diploma in Plumbing


1 year

Level Level 1
Entry requirements

You’ll need 4 GCSEs at Grade 3-1/D-G, including English Language and Maths at Grade 3 or above. 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 2.


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.

Additional information

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!

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