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What's Involved

These occupation frameworks are designed to provide new entrants and those seeking progression in their career with the opportunity to develop competencies that are needed to carry out job roles and responsibilities associated with the installation, maintenance, commissioning and servicing of domestic plumbing and heating systems.

Your employer's business could include the installation, service, maintenance and repair of a variety of plumbing systems and equipment, including:

• Showers; Baths; Sinks • Drainage Pipes, Plastic and Copper Water Pipes and Guttering • Heating Systems fuelled by Gas; Solar Thermal; Heat Pumps; Oil and Coal

These products could be installed in domestic, industrial and commercial premises where not only are the technical skills needed but also the skills of customer service and communication.

Successful completion of the Intermediate Level framework equips an apprentice with the ability to select and use relevant knowledge, ideas, skills and procedures to complete well defined tasks and address straightforward problems. They include taking responsibility for completing tasks and procedures, and exercising autonomy and judgement subject to overall direction or guidance. Successful candidates then have the option to further develop their skills, knowledge and competence by progressing onto the Advanced Level framework.

The duration of this apprenticeship is generally 24 months. You will be required to attend college 1 day per week.

This is a Level 2 Apprenticeship.

Entry Requirements

A minimum of 5 GCSE’s Grade A*- C including: • GCSE Maths Grade C/4 or Functional Skill in Maths Level 2 • GCSE English Language Grade C/4 or Functional Skill in English Level 2 • ICT GCSE Grade D or Functional Skill Level 1 (desirable)

Working in a role such as Plumber for a minimum of 30 hours per week.

Where will it take me?

By the end of your apprenticeship you will have achieved: Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plumbing and Heating Employee Rights and Responsibilities Personal Learning & Thinking Skills

On successful completion of the Intermediate Level Apprenticeship in Plumbing, an apprentice will have the skills, knowledge and qualifications to:

• Progress to learning and assessment programmes that lead to relevant Level 3 qualifications and/or Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Domestic Plumbing and Heating • Progress in their career with further training into such job roles as Technician, Designer Estimator, Project Manager, Site/Workshop Supervisor/Manager, Chartered Engineer, Sales Engineer or Commercial Manager

Also whilst this sector doesn’t currently have a ‘Licence to Practice’ our apprenticeships are recognised as fulfilling the competence requirements of the voluntary card schemes and will enable you to register on a relevant industry recognised Certification Scheme which is evidence that an operative is deemed competent to carry out a particular job role effectively and safely.

Course Assessment Method

You will complete computer based assessments throughout the year. Additionally you will be assessed by a range of methods including; Direct observation of tasks or activities, examination of work products produced by learners (e.g. diary notes, site notes, completed reports), examination of witness testimonies from people, other than the assessor, who are prepared to provide statements detailing specific details of learners’ performance, review of records of ‘question and answer’ sessions covering specific aspects of the knowledge and understanding and Professional discussion. All of these assessment methods will build your portfolio of evidence.


Where and When

Plumbing Intermediate Apprenticeship

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Fee Information

Course Code Study Mode Start Date Under 16 16-18 19+ International
J600PRG2-18 Part Time 10/09/2018 N/A £0 On Request N/A
J600PRG2-19 Part Time 09/09/2019 N/A £0 On Request N/A

Notes About Fees

Fees shown are per year, they are estimated at this stage and will be confirmed at enrolment.

Find out more by speaking to Admissions:

  • For full-time further education courses call 01708 462833
  • For part-time further education courses call 01708 462801
  • For higher education courses, or if you’re an overseas student, call 01708 462801

Notes

  • To find out if you’re entitled to support call Student Services for advice on 01708 462718 ext 2718
  • You don’t have to pay tuition or admin fees if you’re 16-18 and studying a further education funded course.
  • You need to pay higher education course fees each academic year.

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