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Plumbing: Introduction

Borders College

Venues

Scottish Borders Campus

Content

This full time course follows a programme that is designed to introduce the entrant to the practical skills and technical knowledge of Hot and Cold Water Systems, Domestic Plumbing Systems, Weathering and Discharge Systems.

Students will also have the opportunity to improve their knowledge in related Numeracy, Communications, IT, Measurement, Drawing, Sustainable Construction, Health and Safety and Core Skills. Work placement is encouraged to reinforce knowledge and skills obtained during training in college.

Entry Requirements

Satisfactory interview and skills test.

Progression Routes

This course is generally considered as a pre apprenticeship, with good opportunities to impress a potential employer, allowing the participant to return to College through employment to gain a PDA/SVQ at SCQF Level 6 in Plumbing.

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

36 weeks

Department

Construction

SCQF Level

5

Career Area

Construction

Career Sectors

Architecture

Building Technology and Management

Civil and Structural Engineering

Construction Crafts

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