merger merger

Welcome to your new course portal!

On October 15th, moved to - which means you can now find all your favourite courses right here. Don't worry - you can still do all the things that you could do before.

All you need to do is search.

Show as: Mobile

Level 1 Diploma in Plumbing

West Herts College
Course summary
1 hour
Kings Langley
Next available date: Contact for dates - Kings Langley
Vocational & College Courses

Course description

Level 1 Diploma in Plumbing:

This course will help you to take your first steps towards a career in a constantly evolving industry with a huge demand for qualified engineers. It will help you to develop both your theory and practical skills. This course covers the principles and practical aspects of domestic plumbing. It combines the practical skills of pipe bending and joining with knowledge of basic plumbing systems layout and installation.

You will study the following mandatory units: Structure of the construction industry; Fundamental safe working practices; Environmental and sustainability measures in domestic dwellings; Site preparation for working in the construction industry; Above ground drainage; Copper pipework; Plastic pressure pipework; Low carbon steel pipework; Installation, repair and maintenance of plumbing systems and Plumbing science.

Alongside your course you will study English and maths and take part in GAP work placements to develop your skills and confidence. Successful students progress to City and Guilds courses at Level 2 in Plumbing.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This is a skills-based course so most students will start from Level 1. As a future plumber, you will need to pass a colour blindness test. You will also be invited to a Course Introduction Meeting.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Qualification awarded by the course provider

About provider

West Herts College

West Herts College

Our Achievements Here at West Herts College student success is our greatest achievement and listening to our students keeps us moving forward and focused on what matters most.  Our students tell us: 91% of students are happy with the LRC...

Read more and show all courses with this provider

Request info

Fill out your details to find out more about Level 1 Diploma in Plumbing.

  Contact the provider

  Get more information

  Register your interest

Contact info

West Herts College

Watford Campus, Hempstead Road, Watford, Herts
WD17 3EZ

Request Information

Find out more about this Level 1 Diploma in Plumbing course - simply fill out your details:


There are no reviews available yet.

U.K. L&D Report: 2019 - Benchmark Your Workplace Learning Strategy

Are you curious about the L&D strategies of some of the U.K.'s top companies?

Find out what they're up to in's second annual U.K. L&D Report!


Learn more

Similar Courses