With a Plumbing Apprenticeship, you will learn about the installation and maintenance of plumbing, domestic heating and gas systems and components. Many Apprentices go on to gain employment within the plumbing and heating industry, often with their apprenticeship employer.
Level 2 NVQ Plumbing Qualification
Following this apprenticeship you will become a fully qualified plumber. Completing the gas route provides the opportunity to register with Gas Safe. As a plumber, you can find yourself working in many different places - from construction sites to residential homes.
Will this course suite me?
An ideal student for this course is one who is motivated and enthusiastic. You must be prepared for hard work as it can be physically demanding working in a variety of environments in all sorts of weather. You must be good with your hands and be prepared to get dirty. You must be able to work both individually as well as in a team. Understanding technology and engineering principles will also be essential. Be aware you may have to travel to get to your work placement.
For this course you will be required to own PPE/ work-wear, which you will need for your work placement and your practical study in college.