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Plumbing - Apprenticeship NI (Level 2)

This 2 year course will equip you with the Level 2 outcomes required to match the occupational framework.

Available Sessions

We have 3 sessions available for this course running in Downpatrick, Lisburn, Newtownards

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Title Campus Type Week Starting Places Available Fee
Plumbing - Apprenticeship NI (Level 2) - Year 1
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Downpatrick
Full-Time 27/08/2018
16 £0.00 Apply Now
Plumbing - Apprenticeship NI (Level 2) - Year 1
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Lisburn
Full-Time 27/08/2018
16 £0.00 Apply Now
Plumbing - Apprenticeship NI (Level 2) - Year 1
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Newtownards
Full-Time 27/08/2018
16 £0.00 Apply Now

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Course Overview
This 2 year course will equip you with the Level 2 outcomes required to match the occupational framework.
 
Modules may include:
 
• Copper pipe work
 • Practical plumbing
 • Iron pipe work
 • Hot and cold water systems
 • Central heating installations
 • Sheet lead roof work  
 
You will also have the opportunity to participate in the Young Enterprise NI programme which will develop your employability skills and help you explore the idea of starting your own business.
 
 
 
Entry Requirements
You will need a minimum of 4 GCSEs which must include at least a grade C in Maths and a grade C in English.  You must have secured suitable employment within the Plumbing industry.
 
You will be required to complete Essential Skills in ICT if you do not already have a GCSE Grade D in ICT.
 
Where will it take me?
Successful completion of the course can enable you to go directly to work as a trainee plumbing technician or progress to a Level 3 Apprenticeship.  Alternatively you can progress to Higher Education courses in Building Services.
 
How will it make me more employable?
Successful completion of the course shall lead to to the Level 3 Plumbing Studies programmes and then employment in the industry.
 
You will ‘Get the Edge’ by:
  • Gaining a vocational qualification demonstrating your technical competence
  • Gaining a Personal Development qualification demonstrating your employability skills (communication, teamwork, critical thinking)
  • Gaining hands on experience through Placements and Industry Projects
  • Getting involved in activities such as the SERC Volunteer Programme and SERC Student Companies.

 

This course will help you succeed in a highly competitive job market by developing the skills and knowledge which employers need you to have.

 
 
How will I be assessed and given feedback?
You will be assessed through practical and theory assessments.  You will also be expected to build a portfolio of work from site, and will be assessed in the workplace by College personnel.
 
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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