Certificate in Plumbing - Basic MaintenanceCertificate • Level 1
About the course
This course is an excellent introduction to plumbing for beginners with limited experience. It focuses on practical activities in order to develop your skills and knowledge of plumbing systems. On this course you will learn how to: Work safely with hand tools and check working locations Join copper pipes and plastic pipes Repair or replace taps or float operated valves Fit an outside tap Install a washing machine Repair a WC siphon Repair leaking rainwater joints Install plastic guttering Completion of this course will allow you to progress onto the BPEC Level 1 Diploma in Plumbing.
There are no formal entry requirements for this course.
You will be assessed via simulated practical tasks and question papers.
Careers & Progression
On successful completion of this course you may progress onto a Level 1 course in a trade related area. When you have completed your further studies other courses that are available include Advanced level qualifications and a range of university courses. Careers that this course may lead to, after further study, include self-employed plumber, site-supervisor, or could lead to a career in construction management.