Certificate in Basic Skills Plumbing Studies level 2 VRQ 6129 Technical Certificate

Barking College

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  • Vocational qualification
  • Romford
  • Duration:
    2 Years
Description

All our courses are designed to cover the full range of topics and tasks as laid down by the awarding body in response to industry requirements. All practical activities are carried out within our state of the art workshops with theory work being a mix of classroom and assignment activities. The topics include: Working safely in plumbing Key plumbing principles Common plumbing processes Cold.

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Requirements: The course is open to the mature, school leavers, to the disabled and to any student with some knowledge of English (even as a second language). Although there are no formal entry requirements to the plumbing qualification, to achieve within the training time funded, applicants would expect to have achieved GCSE in English, Maths and Science (plus ideally Craft Design and Technology) at grades....

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Starts Location
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Romford
Barking And Dagenham College,Dagenham Road, RM7 0XU, Essex, England
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Course programme


Construction and the Built Environment - Plumbing
Certificate in Basic Skills Plumbing Studies (level 2)
VRQ 6129 Technical Certificate (Day)(2010/2011)

Study Method:
The study methods include practical workshops and formal classroom sessions, student-centred learning and private study.
Duration :1 day up to 2 years including block assessment
Who the Course is For:
The Certificate in Basic Plumbing Studies is a national designed course and is an introduction into plumbing as a career. The qualification is intended to enhance future employment within the plumbing industry and allows a student to gain the necessary skills required in all aspects of the plumbing as a craft. The course is college based but if candidate holds a position of employment within plumbing industry, would find it beneficial.
Assessment:
Students undertake practical assessment tasks throughout this course, and a 5-day block of attendance from 9am-5pm (between February-July) within their second year, plus online City & Guilds examinations (multiple choice) during their learning programme,
Course Leads To:
Provides excellent training for progression into plumbing NVQ level 2 6089 for those employed within the plumbing industry.
Or RVQ level 3 6129.
Entry Requirements:
The course is open to the mature, school leavers, to the disabled and to any student with some knowledge of English (even as a second language). Although there are no formal entry requirements to the plumbing qualification, to achieve within the training time funded, applicants would expect to have achieved GCSE in English, Maths and Science (plus ideally Craft Design and Technology) at grades A to C.
Content:
All our courses are designed to cover the full range of topics and tasks as laid down by the awarding body in response to industry requirements. All practical activities are carried out within our state of the art workshops with theory work being a mix of classroom and assignment activities. The topics include:
Working safely in plumbing
Key plumbing principles
Common plumbing processes
Cold water systems
Domestic hot water systems
Sanitation systems
Central heating systems
Electrical supply
Sheet lead weathering
Environmental awareness
Effective working relationships
Employment Rights and Responsibilities
Practical
Communication
Application of Number



Requirement
The course is open to the mature, school leavers, to the disabled and to any student with some knowledge of English (even as a second language). Although there are no formal entry requirements to the plumbing qualification, to achieve within the training time funded, applicants would expect to have achieved GCSE in English, Maths and Science (plus ideally Craft Design and Technology) at grades A to C.

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