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Diploma Level 1

Study mode Part time
Location Moulton
Level Level 1
Start date 19 September 2022
Duration 1 year

Our part time Level 1 Diploma in Plumbing is designed to kick start your learning in this sector using practical and theoretical lessons. Our Plumbing students have access to an exciting range of specialist resources at the College. You will use our unique workshop equipped with state-of-the-art tools and facilities to develop a range of skills.

With a Gas Assessment Centre, Renewable Technologies Centre and bench work facilities you will learn about domestic and industrial plumbing, heating, gas servicing and installation and solar thermal installations

Guided by our expert lecturers you will gain a firm grasp of complex hot and cold water piping systems, as well as the correct plumbing process. Through practical and theoretical learning you will devleop skills in the health and safety of plumbing, as well as sanitation and general working skills. You will cover modules including:

  • Training book to develop basic skills working with Copper, Steel and Plastic
  • Safe Working Practices
  • Site Preparation
  • Structure of the Construction Industry
  • Environmental and Sustainable Measures
  • Copper Pipework
  • Low Carbon steel Pipework
  • Plastic Pressure Pipework
  • Above Ground Drainage
  • Plumbing Science
  • Installation Repair and Maintenance

Course cost: £1000

To secure your place on this course a non-refundable deposit must be paid. For further information including price and how to pay please contact our student services team on 01604 491 131.

Hi-Vis and Work Safety Boots are required to undertake this course. All of our equipment is supplied by Baca.

This part-time course will run on a Monday and Wednesday 6PM - 9PM

After achieving Level 1, you can progress to the part time Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing, apprenticeships or work in the sector as a trainee plumber.

GCSEs at grade 3 (D) in maths and English

The facilities you'll be using

No other college in the UK can rival the world class facilities we have at Moulton College.

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Bricklaying Workshop

Plumbing Workshop at Higham Campus
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Plumbing Workshops

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CAD Workshop

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