This introduction to plumbing gives you the basic skills and knowledge required to work as a trainee plumber. You will learn the importance of working safely, how water is affected by gravity and cold/heat and pressure. It will guide you on site preparation, knowing the different grades of copper, which tools to use and what they are called. You will also learn about hot and cold water, drainage, rainwater and renewable energies.
Four GCSEs at grade 2/3 including grade three in English, maths and science.
What you will Learn
The Level 1 Plumbing requires the completion of centre based knowledge and practical assessments designed to provide individuals with the skills and knowledge to progress to the next level. Assessments consist of a combination of practical and theory examinations.
Successful completion of this qualification provides you with basic knowledge and skills required for progression to the Level 2 Plumbing Foundation.
Plumber, gas engineer, drainage specialist, heating engineer
Understanding how to carry out safe working practices in building services engineering Communicating with others in building services engineering Applying protection within building services engineering Understanding fundamental scientific principles Carrying out copper pipe fabrication for domestic plumbing Carrying out pipe fabrication Understanding key features for domestic plumbing systems, demonstrate techniques for installing and securing plumbing work
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Although every care has been taken to ensure that the information contained within this document is accurate, there may be changes to this programme and provision. We will endeavour to keep prospective and current students updated where appropriate and when the information becomes available.