Plumbing - Traineeship (Level 2)

This Traineeship course is ideal if you want to pursue a career in Plumbing.



Academic Year: 2022/23

Course Code: 10778

Campus: Downpatrick, Lisburn, Newtownards

Study Type: Full-Time

Education Level Further Education

Sessions

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Type Campus Start
Full-Time Downpatrick
05/09/2022
Full-Time Lisburn
05/09/2022
Full-Time Newtownards
05/09/2022

Course Overview

The new Traineeship programme will allow participants to achieve a full Level 2 qualification and will comprise the following key elements:

A main vocational based qualification

Vocational skills development

Transversal and digital skills

Work placement

Literacy and numeracy qualifications at Level 2 (may include GCSE qualifications in English and mathematics)

Additional qualifications deemed necessary for work within a sector e.g. Health and Safety, CSR, manual handling

Course Modules

Modules may include:

  • Copper pipe work
  • Practical plumbing
  • Iron pipe work
  • Hot and cold water systems
  • Central heating installations

Ideal If:

You would like to pursue a career in plumbing.

You'll Learn:

About copper pipe work, practical plumbing, iron pipe work, hot and cold-water systems, central heating installations and sheet lead roof work.

Developing your wider skills As well as providing you with the technical skills and knowledge in your chosen area, the Traineeship will help you to develop a range of transversal skills that are important for employment including:   Problem solving, Teamwork, Communication, Time management, Entrepreneurship

You'll Love:

Getting experience with the plumbing equipment and the practical nature of this course.

Project Based Learning will also be a key feature of Traineeships. ‚ÄčThis is a dynamic approach to learning in which you will explore real-world problems and challenges that have been developed with employers. With this type of active and engaged learning, you will be inspired to obtain a deeper knowledge of the subjects you are studying and develop a wide range of hands-on skills.

You'll Progress:

Successful completion of this course will allow you to progress to the Level 3 qualification in Plumbing under the apprenticeship programme if you secure employment or alternatively to FE at Level 3.

You'll Need:

 4 GCSEs grades D-G, including at least Grade D in Maths and Grade D in English or Essential Skills Level 1 in Literacy & Numeracy.

*Entry criteria may be subject to change.

Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

While we endeavour to run all our courses on the advertised day, SERC reserves the right to change the day of week on which the course runs.

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Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plumbing and Heating

Level 2 will suit you if you have some relevant plumbing and heating knowledge and skills, usually from a role where you've been supervised. (This Full-time option has been replaced by the Level 2 Traineeship. Please search for 10778 code or the word Traineeship).

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Domestic Plumbing and Heating

Level 3 is ideal if you are working within the plumbing and heating trade and have a great deal of technical skills and knowledge.

Plumbing - Traineeship (Level 2)

This Traineeship course is ideal if you want to pursue a career in Plumbing.

Available Sessions Summary

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Type Campus Start
Full-Time Downpatrick
05/09/2022
Full-Time Lisburn
05/09/2022
Full-Time Newtownards
05/09/2022

Enquiries Information

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Further Education

Further Education

If you have just completed your GCSEs, Further Education is most likely the option for you. FE covers qualifications from entry to higher level qualifications such as Awards, Certificates, Diplomas, NVQ, BTEC and Apprenticeships.

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Available Sessions

The following sessions are available to apply for:

Course Type Title Campus Start Spaces Fee
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FE
Plumbing - Traineeship (Level 2) (Year 1)
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Downpatrick

05/09/2022

16

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FE
Plumbing - Traineeship (Level 2) (Year 1)
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Lisburn

05/09/2022

16

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FE
Plumbing - Traineeship (Level 2) (Year 1)
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Newtownards

05/09/2022

16

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