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Diploma Level 2

Study mode Full time
Location Moulton / Higham Ferrers
Level Level 2
Start date Sep 2024
Duration 1 year

Our Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing will provide you with further skills and insights into this industry. 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.

As part of your course you will have the opportunity to undertake commercial experience and apprenticeships in Plumbing and Heating, where you will learn and develop practical skills that will be vital for your future.

Guided by our expert lecturers you will develop your skills in domestic hot and cold water installations and gain a wider knowledge of central heating systems. Through practical and theoretical learning you will find out more about the electrical principles, as well as a focus on the implementation of drainage systems. You will cover modules including:

  • Health and Safety
  • Common Plumbing Processes
  • Domestic Cold Water
  • Domestic Hot Water
  • Electrical Principles
  • Scientific Principles
  • Sanitation
  • Communication within BSE
  • Central Heating
  • Drainage

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

In addition you may find it useful to purchase a textbook for your course. This can be purchased from a range of suppliers including Amazon.

This is a full time course taking place on three full days per week. There will be a mix of practical and theoretical work which are split into two hour lessons. You will have regular breaks including a lunch break.

Assessment consists of the following:

  • Practical assessments
  • Externally assessed Exams
  • Internal Exams
  • Written coursework and workbooks

This diploma will give you the chance to progress to the Level 3 Diploma in Plumbing Studies, an apprenticeship, full-time employment in the industry as a plumber or set up as a sole trader (self-employed) in the sector.

Four GCSE passes at Grade 3 (D) or above including English and Maths or Level 1 Diploma in a related Construction subject.

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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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Furniture Making Workshop