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plumbing diploma l2

Plumbing Diploma Level 2

  • 2

    Level 2

  • Duration
    1 year

  • Start Date
    September 2020

  • Venue
    Ipswich Road

  • Course Code

Start Date

  • September 2020, Full Time


This course will give you the basic knowledge and skills relating to plumbing. The course explores hot and cold water systems, pipes and gutters, plus how to install pipe systems, use materials and fit components. It also includes an introduction to the construction industry and the range of operations involved within it. Alongside the plumbing course you will also study English, Maths and ICT.
The course will prepare you for employment and once you are in a job within a relevant sector of the plumbing and heating industry you may continue to study part time.

Why our college?

Industry standard facilities

At our college you will have access to industry-standard facilities and get to use top of the range equipment. On our campus you’ll find media suites, TV studios, design labs, workshops, hair & beauty salons, working kitchens and a live theatre.

Gain real experiences of work

All of our courses will provide you with outstanding experiences of work and prepare you for your future career. You will work with real employers and customers and build connections.

A unique student experience

This is what really sets us apart. At our college you will experience the freedom to be yourself. Being part of an active Students’ Union, having opportunities to travel and enjoying live entertainment are just a few of the amazing opportunities available to you.

Entry Requirements

Applicants should have completed the Level 1 diploma in Building Services (Plumbing) or equivalent with a good attendance and behaviour record and reference from the course leader.


On successful completion of this course with a good attendance and behaviour record and reference from the course leader students can progress onto the level 3 diploma in Plumbing.

Career Progression

Successful students could move on to an Apprenticeship with an employer.


If you are a UK or home fee status student and aged 16-18 on the 31st August before the start of your course, tuition fees are free. If you are aged 19 and over please contact the Advice Shop In addition to this there will be costs for Uniform of steel toe capped boots, trousers and logo shirt. Approximate costs £40. Please check our Finance pages for information on financial support, fee information and student travel offers that are available. Alternatively please contact the Advice Shop.