Is this course right for me?

Would you like a career in plumbing?

This programme introduces you to the fundamental techniques of plumbing, preparing you to start working in this trade. You will then progress onto more advanced topics, and in addition, you will gain a basic understanding of electrical work.

The programme is suitable for a variety of people looking to work in plumbing. The programme acts as a pathway to apprenticeships or full work experience. You will gain the practical knowledge you need to proceed into the industry and onto Plumbing Level 2.

Entry requirements:

  • A real interest and commitment to the subject and attendance at an interview

Delivery:

You will study a variety of subject-specific modules, in addition to Literacy and Numeracy skills.

The programme is delivered through a blend of the following:

  • Practical sessions with excellent workshop facilities
  • Training in a realistic work environment (RWE)
  • Theory lessons in well-equipped classrooms
  • Lectures
  • Discussions
  • Demonstrations

Assessment:

  • Ongoing assessment of your practical work
  • Paper-based assessments

Progression:

This programme gives you the skills and knowledge to enter the plumbing trade, gaining either an apprenticeship or full work experience.

The programme gives you a qualification and a valuable set of skills, helping you to progress into employment and further education. You could proceed onto a number of programmes at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai, including:

  • Plumbing Level 2