This plumbing apprenticeship is a recognised plumbing qualification accepted by the industry. This intensive course will see you attend college once a week. You will develop your pipework skills and knowledge to enable you to complete basic domestic plumbing tasks. For example, you will learn how to fit a full bathroom, install cold and hot water systems, and central heating, plus have the understanding of how it all works. You will also complete an on-site NVQ portfolio to evidence a range of tasks you complete with your employer. The aim of the apprenticeship is to enable you to go into the plumbing trade and confidently and competently complete a range of plumbing domestic activities to the standard set by the industry.
Completion of the Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship is likely to see you continue working with your employer working with basic domestic plumbing systems. You may progress onto the Level 3 Plumbing and Domestic Heating Technician Standard Apprenticeship. You may want to complete the pathway to become a qualified gas safe engineer.