Plumbing Level 1 Diploma

Level 1 Diploma
Course Location


Trafford College


Stretford Campus

Course Overview

This qualification is intended as an introduction qualification for those who wish to enter any of the following industries:

Pipe Skills
Heating and Ventilating
General Plumbing

To achieve this Level 1, learners must achieve 45 credits from 8 mandatory units. Learning is through classroom based and practical workshop activities.

Completion of Functional Skills Level 1 Maths and English is compulsory unless a suitable exemption by GCSE certificates can be provided.
Learners must be dedicated and committed to the requirements of the course and Trafford College with a high level of attendance and punctuality supported by continued home study.

Further Details


College 16-18,Adult

Course Start Date


Course Duration

Full-Time - 1 Year


Plumbing & Gas

4 GCSEs at grade 2 or above including maths and English

Onto the Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing Studies.

The College staff will administer and monitor practical and written assessments covering the range of units of competence.

This further education course is free for all 16-18 year olds who are resident in the UK and the European Economic Area for the last 3 years. (You must be under 19 on 31st August in the calendar year that you start your course).

19+ learners – please contact the Customer Services Team on 0161 886 7070 for course and fee information.

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