Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing

Course Content

The City & Guild diploma in Plumbing is a qualification that will help learners progress as a Plumber and Heating Engineer


The qualification is both theory and practical. The theory sessions will cover units such as;

»Working safely

»Common Plumbing Processes

»Hot & Cold Water

»Central Heating

The practical sessions will include;

»Bending jointing and fabricating, Steel, Copper and Plastics

»Installations of components such as Guttering, radiators and bathroom components

Course Format

Full Time

Special Features

Each module is assessed via an online test that is externally set by the awarding body. Each of the practical tasks is assessed under timed conditions and the candidate builds a portfolio of evidence to show they have met the required standards.

Entry Qualifications

Learners are required to have 4 GCSEs at grade D and above. Candidates will be expected to be enthusiastic about embarking on a career in Plumbing and have an aptitude for practical activities.


The qualifications provide progression on to level 3 or NVQ level 2 as an apprentice Plumbers


For enquiries please contact the College on 0161 908 6789 or web: www.tameside.ac.uk/contact.

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Please Note: While every effort is made to maintain the accuracy of these details, changes can and do occur. Government policy changes rapidly (particularly from one academic year to the next) which often has an effect on availability, eligibility for funding and the fee contribution required. Please confirm the course details when enrolling.