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Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing Studies Yr 1

This course will cover all of the requirement within a Level 2 qualification including working with plastic, copper and LSC. You will learn how to install a bathroom and airing cupboard. It is a 50/50 split on theory and practical covering health and safety, sanitation, Hot and Cold water systems and Central Heating Systems.

Entry Requirements

A keen interest in the subject area.

This course is only available for 19+ students.

What do I need to bring?

- Pen.
- Paper.
- Old Clothes.
- Steel Boots.

Assessment/Exam information

You will sit nine on-line theory exams and complete a practical assessment portfolio throughout the year.

Other information

During this course you will receive expert tuition from highly qualified and experienced staff. You will also have a personal tutor whose role is to help and support you through your course with a total commitment to helping you succeed.

The staff are friendly and welcoming and will be pleased to give you advice or information on any aspects of your future education and training.

Swindon College has one of the largest and most varied Construction Schools in the South West. It has large craft workshops where full size site simulations can take place and outside project areas for real working site conditions.

Within the College you will have access to an excellent range of facilities i.e. library, study centre, IT, refectory and outdoor pursuits.

What can I do next?

On completion of this course you will be able to progress onto the NVQ Level 2 in Plumbing, if you are able to secure employment within the industry.

Qualification description

Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing studies

Course information & how to apply

Length Start Date End Date Course Fees Course Code
36 weeks per year 21 Sep 2018 29 Jun 2019 Tuition fee: £1,800.00
Award body exam fee: £188.00
Materials: £125.00
This course is for 19+ students only
UCAS/UKPASS Code: Not Applicable
Study type: Part Time
Times: 18:00 - 21:00
Hours per week: 5.50
Study days: WETH

Any extra costs

For further details please contact the curriculum area

How to apply

To apply for this course, contact student services on 01793 498106 or email