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Plumbing (Level 2 Apprenticeship)
City and Guilds
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Course: City and Guilds Level 2 Apprenticeship NI PlumbingCampus: SpringtownType: Full TimeStart Date:Fees:
- Site location Springtown
- Apply safe working practices in building services engineering working environment
- Pipework Processes
- Central Heating
- Environmental Technologies
- Scientific principles
- Hot water installation
- Cold water installation
- Electrical Safety
- Sanitation and drainage
- Install and maintain domestic plumbing and heating systems
UK RequirementsGCSE Maths and English at Grade C or above. You must also have employment with a N.Ireland registered company confirmed. Applicants without ICT @ Level 2 must commit to additional class for this to be achieve in first year of programme. PT evening ICT classes @nwrc available prior to September 2023.
ROI RequirementsLeaving Certificate English and Maths at Grade O5 or above. You must also have employment with a N.Ireland registered company confirmed. Applicants without ICT @ Level 2 must commit to additional class for this to be achieve in first year of programme. PT evening ICT classes @nwrc available prior to September 2023.
You are employed so you attend NWRC 1 day per week to complete the Level 2 qualification and you will also be assessed on site by NWRC Assessor. You may also be required to attend college on days outside of the normal class day should Ess. skills be required.
Uniform - PPE required for workshop activities safety boots & overalls college cover the cost
Further StudyOn successful completion of the Level 2 it is possible to progress to a Level 3 Apprenticeship. Further options including the Higher National Certificate; Higher National Diploma; NEBOSH; Degree options HE.
Career ProspectsMany plumbers progress to design, consultancy, teaching and management, making the plumbing and heating industry a career with a long-term future. Salary depending on where you work or if you are employed/self-employed you can earn a good hourly and weekly wage. London and big city plumber’s wages can exceed the average wage of £15,000 to £40,000. If you work hard and are recognised as a good plumber, your earnings will give you a good standard of living.
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I now have the opportunity to progress to University and achieve my chosen degree in only two years due to the preparation I received here at NWRC.Jordan Downey (former Student Union President)