This qualification targets everyone who has a desire to develop their knowledge, skills and understanding around plumbing. As well as attending this course as a stepping stone to plumbing as a career, the course also includes units on heating and building services, and engineering in construction.
Who is this course for?Aimed at students who have already achieved a Level 1 qualification in Plumbing, or who have experience in the plumbing industry.
Entry RequirementsIdeally candidates will be qualified to Level 1 in Plumbing and possess a good standard of secondary education - to be verified at interview.
Assessment TypesAssessment of competency will be in the form of written assessments, portfolio work and practical exercises.
To achieve the full Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing, learners must achieve the credits from the mandatory units listed below:
- Unit 201-Health and Safety in Building Services Engineering (3 credits)
- Unit 202-Electrical Principles and Processes for Building Services Engineering (5 credits)
- Unit 203-Scientific Principles for Plumbing (3 credits)
- Unit 204-Common Plumbing Processes (6 credits)
- Unit 205-Cold Water Systems (credits TBC)
- Unit 206-Domestic Hot Water Systems (6 credits)
- Unit 207-Sanitation (5 credits)
- Unit 208-Central Heating (6 credits)
- Unit 209-Drainage Systems (4 credits)
- Unit 210-Communication (3 credits)
Benefits/SkillsDevelop knowledge, skills and understanding around plumbing.
Careers/ProgressionStudents generally progress to Level 3 Plumbing.
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