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Full-Time & A Level Courses

Plumbing Level 2 Technical Certificate

Course code: G35D114
Type: Full Time, A Level & T Level > Full Time
Duration: 1 Year
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 https://hlnsc.ac.uk/fees/fees-guidance/

* 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

This Level 2 course covers a range of predominantly practical construction and building service skills (carpentry, bricklaying, plumbing, plastering, painting and decorating, etc.). It is ideal for those keen to work in a range of environments, or alternatively for those unsure of their future career pathway.

Why choose us

Delivered by our multi-skilled staff, a broad range of practical skills will be developed whilst working in a range of practical settings, alongside site visits and set projects. It has been structured with a ‘learn by doing’ approach at the heart of its structure.

What you could do next

Progression routes after successful completion of the course may include Level 2 Apprenticeship in Property Maintenance, employment in the construction sector, or a Level 1/2 Diploma in Plumbing, Carpentry, Furniture Making, Bricklaying, etc.

Popular modules

• Basic Principles and Processes of Plumbing

• Hot and Cold Water Supply

• Central Heating Systems

• Environmental Awareness

Assessment methods

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

Entry requirements

A minimum of four GSCEs at grade 3, including English and maths or successful completion of the Level 1 Plumbing qualification and good progress with English and maths. Applicants without suitable practical experience may be advised to commence study at Level 1.