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Professional Plumber Course: Overview

This plumbing course is designed to train you up to the level of professional plumber. It covers all the qualifications you will need, working from the beginning learning about how to fit copper and plastic pipework to registering for your NVQ level 2. With that you’ll be able to gain your PHMES card and seek lucrative employment with plumbing contractors, Housing Associations and Local Authorities.

After completing this plumber course and achieving your NVQ, you will be a fully-qualified plumber, allowing you to find work with a plumbing firm or even make the steps to start your own business. While it is a quick and effective way of gaining your plumbing qualifications, the course can also be split up and studied at a schedule more suited to your needs and working arrangements. If you would like to find out more about how this works, get in contact with us and we’ll be happy to tell you more.

Plumber Course Details

The first portion of your plumbing course will be spent training at our fully-equipped training centre.

We cover the following principles / areas of plumbing in detail:
  • Health & Safety
  • Plumbing Principles and Processes
  • Electrical Principles
  • Central Heating
  • Drainage
  • Sanitation
  • Bathroom Installation
  • Cloakroom Toilets
  • Cylinder Cupboards
  • Maintenance
  • Water Regulations
  • Unvented Hot Water Storage Systems
  • Hot / Cold Water Services
  • Flushing Devices
  • Decommissioning
  • Repairing & Replacing Components

Going Further

If, after completing the Professional Plumber Course, you decide that you would like to take your training even further, you may wish to undertake an electrical training programme through our sister company The Electrician Academy.

The Electrician Academy offer a wide range of electrical courses and qualifications that will expand your skillset and enable you to take on an even wider range of jobs.

Click here to visit the Electrician Academy website>

Who Should Apply?

This course is suitable for anyone looking to qualify as a professional plumber with all the qualifications needed to do a complete job, even if you are currently at the stage of a beginner and have little to no prior experience.

If you are unsure whether this is the plumbing course for you or have any other questions, such as why gaining your PHMES card is so important, contact the Plumbing Academy and we’ll be happy to help you in any way we can.

Professional Plumber Course Particulars

The plumber course includes the Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing, the WRAS certificate, and the Unvented Systems Certification. We will also help you to register for your Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plumbing; we can provide an assessor, but you will need to secure a work placement and complete a portfolio of evidence yourself. Enquire today to receive further details.
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