Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing Studies

Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing Studies

Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing Studies

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This course will provide you with both the practical skills and the theory to help you find work within the plumbing industry.

To enable to continue your studies from level 1 with a view to using this qualification to help you gain employment in the plumbing industry.

You will study:

  • Health & Safety
  • Electrical Principles
  • Scientific Principles
  • Common Plumbing Processes
  • Cold Water Systems
  • Hot Water Systems
  • Sanitation
  • Central Heating Systems
  • Drainage Systems
  • Communication

This course is a Study Programme which consists of:

  • Vocational Qualification
  • Work Experience
  • Tutorial
  • Maths*
  • English*

*If you have not already achieved a GCSE pass at grade C or above in English and Maths you will study Maths and/ or English as an integral part of your college programme.

You will require PPE (personal protective equipment) in order to start your course. You’ll need steel toe cap boots and a flame-retardant hi vis top.


This course requires GCSE English & maths Grade 4 (C in the old grading structure) or above & 2 GCSEs at Grade 3 (or Grade D) or above.

Relevant Level 1 qualification with GCSE/Level 2 in English & maths.

This course is free for 16-18yrs; for 19-23yrs, course is free if you have not achieved a full Level 2 qualification.

For all other students fees apply:
1st year course fee £1,987; Exam Fee £103

Loans & assistance are available from Student Services.

Course Summary

Length of study:
1 year


Term dates

Study campus:

Study option(s):
Full time

Course level:
Level 2

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Making your application

We will check your application to see if you meet the standard entry requirements for the course. If you do, you’ll receive an invitation via email to attend an interview with a Curriculum Tutor.

Fees and funding

If you are aged 16-18 and applying for a full-time programme, then you will not have to pay for your course. If you are aged 19+ then there may be a fee for your course.

Why Coventry

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Career Assessment

Need help choosing the right career path? You’ll be given a series of activities related to a work environment. Your job is to slide the scale to the left or right depending on how much you like or dislike the given activity. You will receive recommendations based on your selections.

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