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Plumbing — Level 2 Foundation Diploma

Building Services

Course ID: 163513

Course Year: 21/22

Course Details

  • Level 2 Foundation Diploma.
  • Full-time course.
  • Achieve a full qualification on completion of an on-site evidence unit and portfolio.
  • Progress to Level 3 on course completion.
  • Study in an inclusive, friendly and safe learning environment.
  • Recieve outstanding support from our dedicated teaching team.

What to expect from the course

This course is for people NOT working in the plumbing industry

This course covers the following modules:

Health and Safety
Communication within the Plumbing Industry
Environmental protection measures
Scientific principles
Preparation of pipework/fabrication
Cold water systems
Hot water systems
Rainwater systems/Above ground drainage
Central heating systems
Practical task assessments
Important

This is NOT a full Level 2 qualification as you are not employed in the industry and cannot gain the relevant experience or site evidence. This qualification can be made into a full qualification on completion of an on-site evidence unit and portfolio.

Qualifications

Level 2 Plumbing Foundation Diploma

Important
This is NOT a full Level 2 qualification as you are not employed in the industry and cannot gain the relevant experience or site evidence. This qualification can be made into a full qualification on completion of an on-site evidence unit and portfolio.


Why study with us?

Student Benefits

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Academy Bakery

The Academy Bakery is located on the Duke Street campus, producing a range of first class baked goods daily. These include artisan breads, patisserie and biscuits, as well as special occasion/novelty cakes by award-winning master-bakers. Students are offered a range of discounts throughout the year.

The Academy Bakery
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Academy Hair and Beauty Salons

Duke Street is also home to The Academy Hair and Beauty salons. They offer generous student discounts on a wide range of hair and beauty treatments, at a fraction of high-street prices. These include styling, cutting, perming, highlights, facials, manicures, electrolysis and traditional and homeopathic massage.

The Academy Salons
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Academy Restaurant

Duke Street campus is also home to the College’s Academy Restaurant. Often referred to by it’s customers as Liverpool’s hidden gem, the restaurant serves top class cuisine, at highly competitive prices. Food is expertly prepared by professional chef/tutors and young chefs in training and offers students a range of discounts at different times of the year.

The Academy Restaurant
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Microsoft Office 365 - Free

When you become a student of the College you’ll receive full access to Microsoft Office 365. This allows you to install the software on your own computer and other devices at home, completely free of charge.

A gym, including treadmills and exercise bikes.
Onsite Sports Facilities/Fitness Suite

The college has excellent sports and fitness facilities at its Roscoe Street campus. Students pay a one-off membership fee for all year round usage of weekly supervised gym sessions, as well as access to a number of sporting clubs and events.


Career pathways

Successful completion of Level 2 will give you the underpinning knowledge you need to be able to progress to Level 3.

We're here to help...

Contact us to discuss your application or find out more:

 : 0151 252 3000
 : enquiry@liv-coll.ac.uk

Entry Requirements

Applicants will need to have GCSE grades A*-C in Maths, English and a Science subject. They will also need to pass a BPEC assessment.

All students will need to wear appropriate protective equipment in the workshops, including safety boots and overalls.

If you are unsure of the entry requirements, or if you don't meet the criteria, please contact our Careers Advice and Guidance team who will be happy to help you find the best option for you. Email careersadvice@liv-coll.ac.uk or call 0151 252 3607.

Fees

If you are 16-18 years old at the start of your course, studying at The City of Liverpool College is free. If you are aged between 19-23 and don’t already hold a qualification equivalent to 5 GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above, and you need to study at Entry or Level 1 to progress to Level 2, you won't have to pay any fees for this course.

Aged 19 or over and unemployed or earning less than £18,135 a year? You may also qualify to join this course for free. To find out more, contact our admissions team on 0151 252 3000 or at applications@liv-coll.ac.uk.

Fee for21/22 is 1673.00
In future years this fee may be subject to change.


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