Course Details

  • If you’re thinking about a career as a plumber and would like to start developing your skills in this industry, then this Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing is the perfect place to begin. You’ll cover all the basics of plumbing and start building up your knowledge for success.

    During the course, you’ll learn about a wide variety of areas within plumbing and domestic heating, as you develop your skills and a solid working knowledge of the industry. You’ll look at the basics of hot and cold water supplies and focus on sanitation as a core part of your role as a plumber. Part of the diploma will also include health and safety within building services and engineering.

    Although this diploma will not enable you to work as a fully qualified plumber initially, it will give you the opportunity to progress onto the Level 3 qualification with us.

  • There are no formal entry requirements for this Level 2 Plumbing Diploma, but we will invite you to attend an informal interview and short assessment, so that you can demonstrate your ability to work towards a Level 2 qualification.

  • Throughout this course, you’ll complete a range of practical workshop assignments as part of your assessment, along with some online multiple-choice tests.

  • When you have completed this Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing, you’ll have a good foundation of skills and knowledge in the industry to enable you to advance onto the Level 3 Diploma with us at The Manchester College and take your abilities to the next level.

    You’ll also have the opportunity to transfer onto a number of other construction related qualifications too, as you continue on your journey towards a successful career in the construction industry as a plumber or another related role.

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  • If you need help with affording college, there are a number of different finance and funding options available to you. You might be eligible for special bursary support or extra help from the government.

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  • Our course enquiries team is on-hand to answer any questions you might have about this qualification, the application process, enrolment, or anything else about life at The Manchester College.

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