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Full-Time & A Level Courses

Plumbing Level 1 Diploma

Level 1

Course code: G35D103
Type: Full Time, A Level & T Level
Duration: 1 year
Subject area: Construction,Plumbing
Location: Hereford
Additional Costs - £290.00

This charge identified is applicable to learners aged 16-18 who qualify for funding. Learners aged 19+ will have to pay this charge and possibly tuition and exam fees. This will depend on the course and any prior qualifications. For further information, please refer to the fees page of our website

* Fees are chargeable each year and the fees quoted will be for the current year only, if the course is more than 1 year further fees will be due next year.

About the course

Designed to build sound knowledge and foundation practical skills in plumbing, heating, electrical installation and building service trades, our Level 1 Plumbing course is delivered by skilled and enthusiastic staff with extensive on-site experience. Due to the scope of the associated content and nature of the construction industry, this course is delivered using a blend of workshop-based practical sessions and class-based theoretical sessions. Learners on this course will develop the core knowledge required to potentially progress onto associated Level 2 programmes.

What you could do next

Level 2 Plumbing Diploma, Level 2 Electrical Installation Diploma, Level 2 Building Maintenance Diploma, or employment in the building services sector.

Popular modules

  • Fundamental Safe Working Practices

  • Installation, Repair, and Maintenance of Plumbing Systems

  • Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Operations

  • Fundamental Electrical Installation Operations.

Assessment methods

A range of assessments are used within this course, these include written tasks, internal/external exams, and practical assessments.

Entry requirements

Assessment in Literacy and Numeracy