Plumbing (Level 2 Apprenticeships NI)
Apprenticeships & Traineeships
Start Date31 Aug 2021
Applications/Enrolment now Closed for this year
Course: Apprenticeship NI Level 2 PlumbingCampus: SpringtownType: Full TimeStart Date: 31/08/2021Fees:
- 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.
ROI RequirementsLeaving Certificate English and Maths at Grade 05 or above. You must also have employment with a N.Ireland registered company confirmed
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.
Uniform - Personal Protective Equipment
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.
Apprenticeships differ from school because you can actually earn a wage while gaining your qualifications.Declan McEleney (ApprenticeshipNI Welding)
The support I received at College helped prepare me for work in the Healthcare sector. I'm now a fully qualified, registered nurse.Tonya Webb (Health & Welfare)