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Plumbing Foundation Level 2 Full-time

In Brief

Start Date

This course will commence in September 2024 for a 1 year duration. It holds 3 days a week on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday (Subject to change).

Entry requirements

This course is for 16-18 year olds.

Two GCSEs at grade 3 or above including English and Maths, plus pre-admission assessments.

You will achieve

Level 2 Technical Certificate in Plumbing

Course overview

This qualification prepares you for employment and higher education in the construction sector and is suitable for you if you are interested in pursuing a professional or technical career in the construction industry. This course may suit you if you want to work in the professional area of construction as a facilities assistant, plumber or building services.

This qualification is suitable for you if you wish to kickstart a career in professional construction, in relation to Building services engineering and is designed for students aiming to progress into T-level: Building services engineering (BSE).

Course content

The qualification will help you gain an understanding of the skills required within the plumbing sector. You will cover compulsory aspects such as:
• Hot Water
• Cold Water
• Sanitation
• Central Heating

Unit 211 – Health and Safety and Industry Practices
Unit 212 – Plumbing Processes
Unit 213 – Electrical and Scientific Principles
Unit 214 – Cold water
Unit 215 – Hot Water
Unit 216 – Central Heating
Unit 217 – Sanitation and Drainage

Synoptic assignment and theory exam.

You will need safety footwear, overalls, writing materials, drawing equipment and paper.

Construction Centre
Honeywell Lane
S75 1BP

On completion of this programme, (to give you qualified status) you will need to complete an apprenticeship. Alternatively, you can find work working alongside a qualified plumber under supervision.

You can also progress on to the T-Level Plumbing course.

How much does the course cost?


Plumbing Foundation Level 2 Full-time

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